Category: News

Fire report for March 10

The Bristol Fire Department reported the following incidents last week. Feb. 24 371 Emmett St., motor vehicle accident with no injuries. Margerie St. and Emmett St., motor vehicle accident with no injuries. Delorenzo Towers, 284 North Main St., lock-out. North…

Police blotter for March 10

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests last week. Jonathon W. Butler, 60 Hanover St., Apt. 1414, Meriden, was arrested Feb. 24 and charged with third degree strangulation, third degree assault, second degree breach of peace, and violation of…

Veterans council to salute students heading into military May 19; donations and sponsorships sought

The Greater Bristol Veterans Council is preparing for its annual Salute Dinner. The event will be held Friday, May 19 at Nuchies Restaurant in Forestville starting at 5 p.m. Tickets will be $25 in advance. This dinner event honors the…

Creativity’s role in strengthening mind to be explored by TRIAD April 18

The West Central Connecticut TRIAD will hold its fifth annual free conference on Tuesday, April 18, at the Plainville Senior Center at 200 East St.  Seniors from Bristol, Burlington, Plainville and Plymouth are invited and encouraged to attend. The theme…

Connecticut lawmakers consider banning ‘conversion therapy’

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut is the latest state to consider legislation that would ban any licensed professional from engaging in “conversion therapy,” a practice that attempts to change a young person’s sexual orientation or gender identity. The General Assembly’s…

Kids listings, starting March 10

TUESDAY, MARCH 14 BRISTOL STORYTELLER MERIS PALMER. 10 a.m. Children in the audience participate in the storytelling experience. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. Co-sponsored by the Bristol School Readiness Council. BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7787, ext. 2021.   WEDNESDAY,…