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Composure counts in Eastern victory

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Eastern and Northwest Catholic girls basketball teams opened the 2014-15 scholastic campaign with a barnburner from the Thomas M. Monahan Gymnasium in Bristol on Wednesday, Dec. 10. And in the end,…

Lancers win dogfight against Barlow

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Eastern volleyball team was in a dogfight with Joel Barlow in a huge Class L quarterfinal showdown from the Thomas M. Monahan Gymnasium in Bristol on Saturday, Nov. 8. The Lancers,…

Gridiron preview for Nov. 14

BRISTOL – This is the week scholastic football fans. This is the week that the Bristol Observer guarantees all three football squads in town will come out victorious. Oh sure, the competition will attempt to ramp up victories but any…

Gridiron Preview for Oct. 31

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Well, on the local football front from last week, the Bristol schools took two out of the three match-ups from Week 7. St. Paul smacked Crosby with a huge 30-point blitzing to win…

Rams challenged at CCCs

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER MANCHESTER – The annual CCC cross country championship tilt has become a staple event for the girls team from Bristol Central. Having another great season, the Rams were sternly challenged at the meet on Wednesday,…

Gridiron preview for Oct. 24

BRISTOL – All three scholastic football teams are back at it again this weekend and that means St. Paul – after a deserved week off – will be in action as well. Again, three diverse opponents await our favorites from…

Gridiron preview for Oct. 17

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Another slate of games for Bristol’s scholastic football teams once again commences this Friday night. But only two of the three squads in town will have their collective hands full while the other…

In rivalry face-to-face, Eastern wins, 3-1

[portfolio_slideshow id=9915] PHOTOS by TAMMI NAUDUS By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Eastern boys soccer team was amped up, playing their first ever crosstown rival match against Bristol Central under the permanent lights from the campus of Bristol…

Gridiron preview for Oct. 10

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – In Week 5 scholastic football action, two teams are looking at probable wins while the other has to deal with one of the toughest teams in all the state. First, Bristol Central takes…

Gridiron preview for Sept. 26

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Last week, two out of three local squads zipped up victories as Bristol Central and Bristol Eastern were big winners while St. Paul fell once again to fall to 0-2 overall. But this…

Gridiron preview for Sept. 19

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – Week 1 of the scholastic football season didn’t exactly go according to plan for the locals. But both Bristol Eastern and St. Paul showed some real gumption in their two losses by a…

Gridiron preview for Sept. 12

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The scholastic football season is once again upon us and, just like in 2013, both the squads at Bristol Eastern and St. Paul are in action to open up the scholastic campaign. Bristol Central is…

Easau, Torreso join sports Hall of Fame

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Sports Hall of Fame is proud to announce the Class of 2014. This year’s inductees are Bob Montgomery, Linsie Esau, Ginny Ziogas Torreso, Bob McCabe, Bill Benecick, Steve Cooke, Greg Sassu,…

Police, schools approach bomb threats with care

By NICOLE JACQUES CORRESPONDENT Students, administrators, and officials all highlight that caution was key in responding to two bomb threats within Bristol’s high schools last week. In two separate incidents, bomb threats evacuated students and caused school to be dismissed…

Small ball key to victory for BC

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER The Bristol Central baseball team couldn’t seize any type of advantage during its first go around against Bristol Eastern back on May Saturday, May 10, which resulted in a 4-0 loss. But this time around,…

After investigation, police find no bomb at BEHS; officers don’t believe incident related to BCHS scare

A threat to students led to the evacuation of BristolEasternHigh School this morning, reported Bristol police. But after a thorough investigation for explosives, officers found nothing. The incident comes two days after a bomb scare at BristolCentralHigh School also led…