Category: Sports

Patriots drop Hernandez following arrest in connection with homicide

Bristol’s Aaron Hernandez is no longer a New England Patriot. At the NFL team’s website, Patriots.com, the following was posted: The New England Patriots have issued the following statement on the release of tight end Aaron Hernandez.  “A young man…

Rams pummel Blue Devils

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER PLAINVILLE – The Bristol Central softball team is, frankly, playing out of this world right now and on Friday, May 17, Plainville was in the Rams’ collective sights. And while Central didn’t play its A-game,…

Listings for May 17

Dining listings FRIDAY, MAY 17 SOUTHINGTON SOUTHINGTON ELKS LODGE NO. 1669 PASTA DINNER FUND RAISER.  6 to 11 p.m. In honor of Walter Grover. Chicken, pasta with meatballs, green beans, salad, bread, dessert, coffee, draft beer, and wine. Raffles and…

Nice bounce back for BE

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MIDDLETOWN – After a tough 7-0 loss to Manchester the previous Monday, the Bristol Eastern baseball team bounced back nicely on Wednesday, April 17 against a tough Middletown aggression. A solid pitching and hitting outing…