Category: Community news

Entertainment for a cause

Brooke Cyr of Bristol,Miss Plainville’s Outstanding Teen 2013, hosted the Love Is The Movement Benefit Talent Show, a benefit for Sandy Hook victim’s and the TWLOHA organization on Saturday. It was held at Rockwell’s Banquet Hall. There were 27 talent…

Governor announces declaration of emergency granted

Connecticut has received the presidential emergency declaration, the governor’s office announced. Additionally, the governor in a prepared statement is asking for cooperation and patience from residents during the clean-up. “This declaration will provide much needed assistance to the state and…

The latest info on city’s response to aftermath of blizzard

As frustration mounts among residents waiting to be dug out, the city issued the following announcement. “Bristol emergency response vehicles have resources to reach those in need. Some other municipalities are dependent on National Guard assistance for emergency response. “Crews…

Metro-North trains suspended in wake of storm

The governor has now shut down Metro-North trains. The governor’s office issued the following update. Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that due to current storm conditions and projections of heavy snowfall accumulations, Metro-North Railroad will suspend service tonight beginning…