Category: News

Tribute to Veterans concert

On Thursday, Nov. 15, the Bristol Brass & Wind Ensemble will hold a free concert at 7 p.m. at Prospect United Methodist Church. The concert is called “Tribute to Veterans” and donations will benefit the Bristol Veterans’ Council. Prospect United…

Line dancing classes begin Monday

This just in from the city’s Parks and Recreation Department… LINE DANCE CLASSES The Bristol Parks and Recreation Department is offering Beginner and Beginner Plus Line dancing classes starting November 19th. Classes are being taught by Ann LaLiberte, former dance…

Police blotter for Nov. 9

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Doreen M. Bouchard, 51, of 27 Margerie St., Bristol was arrested on Oct. 28 and charged with third degree assault and second degree breach of peace. •James T. O’Donnell, 53, of 27…

Update about the nor’easter

This just in from Accuweather Nor’easter Snow From Maryland to Maine State College, Pa. — 7 November 2012 — AccuWeather.com reports gwhile a powerful nor’easter lashes the Sandy-ravaged coast, snow will fall over a narrow swath of the Northeast today…

Unofficial election results

Wednesday morning, Bristol’s Registrar of Voters had unofficial results, not including absentee ballots yet, from Tuesday’s election. The race between Republican State Senator Jason Welch and Democratic candidate David Roche had been very close, however unofficial results show Welch came…

Transfer hours extended

From Bristol Public Works Department: To assist residents with storm clean up efforts, The Transfer Station will extend hours again Saturday, Nov. 10, until 4:00 p.m. Yard Waste service for subscribers has also been extended to the end of November.…

Police blotter for Nov. 2

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: •Joseph Strain, 46, of 45 Middle St., Apt. No. 4, Bristol was arrested on Oct. 22 and charged with violation of probation. •Robert Gediman, 43, of 193 Center St., Apt. No. 4,…

Election Day Info

City of Bristol Polling Places are: City Council District 1: 77A Edgewood School, 345 Mix St.; 77B Northeast School, 530 Stevens St.; 77C Mountainview School, 71 Vera Rd. City Council District 2: 78A Chippens Hill Middle School, 551 Peacedale St.;…