Tag: Bristol

Dining listings for the June 21 edition

SATURDAY, JUNE 22 BRISTOL HANDBELLS RESTORATION BENEFIT PASTA DINNER. 5 to 6:30 p.m. Pasta, sauce, meatballs, salad, bread/butter, beverages, dessert. Asbury United Methodist Church, 90 Church Ave., Forestville. $10, adults. $5, children 6 to 10. Free, children under 5. (860)…

Gators get crown

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – On the biggest stage of the year, the battle between the Gators and the Panthers in the Bristol Girls Little League Softball City Series on Thursday, June 6 was still in doubt as…

At the hop with local seniors

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The United Way of West Central Connecticut Youth Board hosted a senior citizen prom at the Bristol Senior Center on Thursday, May 16 that took the guests back to the 1950. Approximately 160 area senior citizens…

Remembering ‘Gabby’

By JILLIAN ELSNER CORRESPONDENT Bristol Eastern High School honored the memory of freshman, Gabrielle “Gabby” LaChance with a tree planting ceremony in the courtyard May 24 to honor the late teen. The ceremony was a means of providing comfort to…

Meet the top students at BCHS: Yan Zhu, Stephen Pittman sit at the top of their class

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Yan Zhu and Stephen Pittman were named Bristol Central High School’s 2019 valedictorian and salutatorian, respectively. Zhu spent her time at BCHS as a member of the student council, where she served as the secretary during…

City salutes those who will serve

The Bristol Veterans Council held its 9th Annual Salute Dinner for Enlistees last Saturday at Nuchie’s. 2019 Honorees include (not all pictured): Army- Hannah Duffany, Erik Elis, Cody Rayond Lozier, Jason Mills, Chad Varkal, and Connor Feeney-Wallace; Navy- Donovan Carey…

Commissioner delivers message

On Thursday, May 30, David Lehman, commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Community Development, addressed a group of Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce members, during a breakfast meeting hosted by Bauer Inc., 175 Century Dr. Lehman, three months into the…