Author: mchaiken

City recognizes World Aids Day

The following press release was issued: The Bristol Mayor’s Task Force on HIV/AIDS held its annual World AIDS Day event at the Hartford Dispensary’s Opioid Treatment Program on Farmington Avenue on November 30.  Over 240 patients and families received a…

Hurricane Sandy likely will hit land Monday night, Tuesday morning

Accuweather’s latest report as of Saturday morning. AccuWeather.com reports the states of Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New York have declared a state of emergency as they await impacts from Sandy. The reason for declaring a state of emergency is to…

Parade winners announced

The following press release was issued this evening about the winners of Sunday’s Mum Festival parade… Mum Parade winners listed   BRISTOL — The winners of float and marching awards from Sunday’s Bristol Mum Festival Parade have been announced.  …

Mum Festival opens

  The annual Mum Festival kicked off in Bristol Friday night with the Crowning of  Miss Mum pageant. Grace Gagnon was selected as Miss Mum for 2012 and her Junior Miss Mum is Victoria Kilbourne. The duo helped Bristol mayor,…

Movie night at Muzzy on Sept. 7

Just in from the Recreation Department…      The BristolParksand Recreation Department in conjunction with First Bristol Federal Credit Union will be sponsoring their 10th Annual Back To School Movie Night at Muzzy Field on Friday, September 7th.  Show time will…