Category: business

Profits up at Bristol Hospital

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Profits were up in 2018, Bristol Hospital corporators were told at their annual meeting. During the Bristol Hospital and Health Care Group meeting on April 3, finance committee chair Louis Auletta, Jr., presented the 2018 financial…

Reaping the harvest

The Rotary clubs of Southington, Bristol and Plainville joined forces Saturday, March 30 for the Harvest Pack event. Over 15,000 meals were packed and will be sent to Haiti. Officials thanked the Harvest Pack team for their guidance, along with…

Hospital unveils new name, slogan, logo

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Bristol Hospital and Healthcare Group announced the organization’s new name, Bristol Health, during the annual meeting of the corporators on Wednesday, April 3. The announcement was made at Bristol’s DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel. Accompanying the new…

Clock museum opens Saturday

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The American Clock and Watch Museum, 100 Maple, St., will host opening day on Saturday, April 6, from 10 a.m., to 5 p.m. This year’s featured exhibit is entitled, “Selling Time: Methods and Messages in Clock…

Chamber gears up for spring events

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce will be offering a variety of activities from spring to summer. President and CEO of the Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce Cindy Bombard will kick off its spring activities with…

Forum focuses on toll proposals

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Senator Henri Martin (R-31) and State Representative Laura Devlin (R-134) hosted an informational forum regarding the proposal of tolls in the State of Connecticut, on Monday, Mar. 25, at Bristol Central High School. The pair are…

Museum’s Wellness Studio opens

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center located at One Pleasant Street in Bristol has invited families to explore its re-imagined Wellness Studio. The 288-square-foot studio is designed to inspire healthy behaviors and an understanding of the medical profession for…

City officials attend anti-drug conference in D.C.

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Eileen McNulty, director of Bristol Youth Services, and Christina Sanchez, BEST 4 Bristol project coordinator, attended Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America National Leadership Forum in Washington D.C., and returned with new knowledge to help shape their…

Casino night provides learning opportunity for chambers, NESMSA

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce and the New England Spring and Metal Stamping Association hosted the third casino night and tabletop show Thursday, March 14. Lynette Nadeau, the first female president of NESMA and the…

‘Tale of the Milkman’ presented at Historical Society March 21

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER On Thursday, March 21, beginning at 7 p.m., the Bristol Historical Society will host, “Tales of the Milkman,” a presentation on the history of the dairy industry in Bristol. Leading the discussion will be Jim Cleveland…