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Gridiron preview for Oct. 19

It’s time for another weekend of scholastic football and without a shadow of a doubt, the Bristol Central football squad has the momentum going into its clash again Newington. Off a 29-22 upset of Maloney, will it be back-to-back triumphs…

Obituaries: Ruby Brayall

Ruby (Gertz) Brayall, of Terryville, widow of Richard Brayall passed away Saturday October 13, 2018 at home.   Ruby was born March 16, 1938 in Hamden, CT, daughter of the late Arthur and Ruby (Stacker) Gertz.  Ruby loved bingo and…

NAACP hosts candidate forum

By TAYLOR MURCHISON- GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Bristol chapter of the NAACP sponsored a public meet and greet event to allow the community to interact with some of the candidates running in the upcoming November election. From the Republican party,…

Puckering it up for Daisy

By TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Community members flocked to Imagine Nation Museum Early Learning Center to celebrate the fourth annual Kiss-A-Pig Contest. Francis “Jay” Porrini, representing Liberty Recycling, won the smooch by raising $6,000, which combined with the other seven…

Police blotter for Oct. 12

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrests: Sheri L. Bolduc, 45, of 47 Harrison St., Bristol, was arrested on Thursday, Sept. 27, and charged with third degree larceny. Terry McCready, 52, of 156 Main St., Terryville, was arrested on…

Obituaries: Maria Toth

Maria Toth, 88, of Bristol, passed away Friday October 5, 2018 at Ingraham Manor, Bristol.   Maria was born August 3, 1932 in Budapest, Hungary.  She was a retired electrical engineer at O.Z. Gedney / General Signal of Terryville.  …

Obituaries: Glenda Conopask

Glenda (Jenkins) Conopask, 93, formerly of Terryville, widow of Donald E. Conopask passed away October 4, 2018 at Sheriden Woods, Bristol.   Glenda was born May 24, 1925 in Van Buren, ME, daughter of the late George Wellington Jenkins and…

Police blotter for Oct. 5

The Bristol Police Department reported the following arrest: Alexander Irizarry, 45, of 17 Barbara Rd., Bristol, was arrested on Monday, Sept. 24, and charged with operation or towing an unregistered motor vehicle. Maria S. Ramos, 36, of 77 Lawndale Ave.,…