Category: News

Household Waste collection in October

The City of Bristol will host a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection event on Saturday, Oct., 5 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Who can attend? Bristol, Berlin, Burlington, Meriden, New Britain, Plainville, Plymouth, Prospect, Southington and Wolcott residents (I.D.…

Listings for Sept. 13

DINING SATURDAY, SEPT. 14 SOUTHINGTON ANNUAL BARBECUE DINNER. 6 p.m. Chicken and/or ribs, baked potato, cole slaw, dessert, and beverage. Mary Our Queen Church, Savage Street, Southington. Call Vinnie or Gloria at (860) 276-0654.  OTHER CHICKEN BARBEQUE. 4 to 7…

Police blotter for Sept. 13

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Thomas L. Raboin, 55, of 293 Scott Rd., Terryville was arrested on Sept. 3 and charged with second degree failure to appear. •Letitia Walker, 40, of 52 Union St., Bristol was arrested…

Chamber prez leaving

By KAITLYN NAPLES STAFF WRITER President and CEO of the Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce Michael Nicastro will be vacating his post at the end of the month. After spending five years with the chamber, Nicastro has decided to take…

Obits for Sept. 13

The following obituaries will be published in the Friday, Sept. 13 Observer. For further details, look to our e-edition or the print version on Friday. Alice (Belisle) Stokosa, 87, of Bristol, widow of Louis Stokosa died at the Village Green,…

Police blotter for Sept. 6

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Alex Aponte, 21, of 36 Park St., Bristol was arrested on Aug. 23 and charged with third degree larceny and criminal possession of firearm. •Damase Caron, 46, of 956 Farmington Ave., Bristol…

Chamber president leaving his post

The Central Connecticut/Greater Bristol Chambers of Commerce, one of the largest of the eight Metro Chambers of Connecticut, announced in a press release today that its president and chief Executive Officer, Michael Nicastro, will be stepping down at the end…

Police blotter for Aug. 30

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Claire E. Crussana, 62, of 267 Main St., Apt. No. 12, Bristol was arrested on Aug. 19 and charged with second degree failure to appear. •Tremayne Nigel Brown, 31, of 309 Park…