Author: mchaiken

Police blotter for Feb. 8

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Alexander Rivera, 37, of 149 Lillian Rd., Bristol was arrested on Jan. 28 and charged with improper marker/registration/license: counterfeit/alter, no insurance, operation with registration/ license suspended/revoked, operation/tow of unregistered motor vehicle and…

Attempted robbery at ATM

Last Saturday, police responded to a reported robbery attempt at the ATM in the lobby of Webster Bank, 632 Farmington Ave., in the Bristol Shopping Plaza. A press release said an elderly woman and her daughter were attempting to use…

Popular eatery closes

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Garnish, the popular eatery that came to signify the beginning of a revival of the fortunes of the village of Forestville… and the city of Bristol at large, is no more. As of Monday, the…

Tix on sale for the 2013 BIG EAST Women’s Basketball Championship

This just arrived from XL Center about the BIG EAST Championships   PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Individual session tickets for the 2013 BIG EAST Women’s Basketball Championship Presented by American Eagle Outfitters are on sale now via all Ticketmaster outlets. The…

Governor issues warning about severe cold

Gov. Dannel Malloy issued the following statement about the frigid temperatures tonight. (HARTFORD, CT) – With bitter winter cold temperatures expected over the next several days, Governor Dannel P. Malloy today directed the Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security…