Tag: downtown

State announces courthouse closing

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER Effective Friday, Aug. 30, the Bristol courthouse, 131 North Main St., will be closing. All cases as of Tuesday, Sept. 3 from 131 North Main Street will be heard at the New Britain Judicial District Courthouse.…

Marching for those who made the ultimate sacrifice

by MIKE CHAIKEN

EDITIONS EDITOR

The memory of those members of the American military who made the ultimate sacrifice was honored Monday, May 28 in downtown Bristol.

The annual Memorial Day Parade in downtown Bristol, which was organized by the Bristol Veterans Council, stepped off under gray skies and cooler temperatures. But, unlike Sunday, the rains held off and participants stepped off without a hitch.

PHOTOS by MIKE CHAIKEN

Hospital continuing with downtown project

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Bristol Hospital continues to stand behind its project for downtown, with full support from its Board of Directors. During a recent Bristol Development Authority (BDA) Downtown Committee, hospital officials made it clear that they will…

Food delight

On Saturday, the first ever Flavor’d Food Fest was held on Riverside Avenue Ext. It featured offerings from numerous local restaurants, a farmer’s market, and more. PHOTOS by TAMMI NAUDUS [portfolio_slideshow id=9287]  

Area restaurants help visitors get their food on this Saturday with Fest

By LISA CAPOBIANCO STAFF WRITER Local restaurants in the central Connecticut area are gearing up for Bristol’s first-ever “Flavor’d Food Fest: A Taste of Bristol and Beyond.” In July, Bristol Rising announced the launch of the event, which will focus…