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News From Wednesday, May 01 2024 To Friday, May 31 2024

• Tuesday, May 28, 2024
 • Connecticut State Police release traffic stats for Memorial Day weekend (2) WTNH
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/27/2024 (2) BHS  , Just Posted
 • FBI: More than $600 million in cars and property was stolen from CT residents over three years (2) Courant  , Just Posted
 • Lamont signs bill that gives disabled veterans tax exemption (1) Inside Investigator  , Just Posted


• Monday, May 27, 2024
 • Trip out for pizza ends with a treat. Laying fertilizer where it’s not needed? And a license plate with a message (31) TBE
 • Police Blotter: May 24, 25, 26 2024 (16) Police Blotter
 • Your CT Eversource bill is going up — and going down. Here’s how it works and why. (14) Courant
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/26/2024 (4) BHS
 • Memorial Day is a somber celebration, an appropriate time to recall and reflect (3) TBE
 • Dedication of POW/MIA monument on Boulevard to be highlight of Bristol Memorial Day events on Monday (1) TBE
 • Bristol’s top scholar-athletes honored by CAS-CIAC at annual banquet (0) TBE


• Sunday, May 26, 2024
 • Lamont Signs Several Flagship Bills, Some Controversial (12) CT News Junkie
 • State Receives Half A Billion Dollars for Housing Choice Vouchers (7) CT News Junkie
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/24/2024 (7) BHS
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/25/2024 (4) BHS
 • Dedication of POW/MIA monument on Boulevard to be highlight of Bristol Memorial Day events on Monday (3) TBE
 • Area playoff preview: baseball, softball first round of playoffs begin on Tuesday (2) Press


• Saturday, May 25, 2024
 • Police Dept. announces traffic closures for Memorial Day Procession on the Boulevard (12) TBE
 • Forestville Memorial Day Parade road closures announced (7) TBE
 • 60 Years, Counting: City Garden Club marks big milestone (6) Press
 • Volunteers to replace flags at St. Joseph Cemetery (4) TBE
 • Bristol co-op lacrosse wins CCC South championship with incredible comeback win over E.O. Smith Thursday night as a final shot goal delivers a 9-8 vic (3) TBE
 • Compounce Water Park open (2) Press
 • Eastern girls lacrosse team wins first ever state tournament game with comfortable 17-4 verdict over Wethersfield (2) TBE
 •  (0) Press


• Friday, May 24, 2024
 • Dragon-themed raids popping up all over Bristol (53) TBE
 • Bristol man arrested in road rage (42) Press
 • Gov. Lamont OKs veteran tax exemptions (15) Press
 • Police Blotter: May 23, 2024 (14) Police Blotter
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/23/2024 (10) BHS
 • Bristol Public Schools names interim principal for Ivy Drive (7) TBE
 • Good morning, Bristol! (4) TBE
 • ANOTHER TITLE!: CyberKnights are state robotics champs (3) Press
 • Watch ID Day at clock museum (3) Press
 • Bristol Central boys track and field named CCC South Champs (3) Press
 • Bristol Eastern Empowered Club hosts their first ever speakers panel (2) TBE
 • High school sports schedules for Friday, May 24, and Saturday, May 25 (0) TBE


• Thursday, May 23, 2024
 • Bristol man faces 40 years in prison (48) Press
 • Police Blotter: May 22, 2024 (25) Police Blotter
 • City budget up 2.82% for 2024-25 (9) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/22/2024 (7) BHS
 • Keeping them warm: Legion Post 2 donates handmade blankets (4) Press
 • Park board sends geese policy to subcommittee for further consideration (4) TBE
 • Iwo Jima vet’s wife given quilt (4) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (3) TBE
 • Bristol Central finishes CCC South with 14-0 record after great showing at CCC Championship meet on Tuesday (0) TBE
 • Bristol Boys Co-op lacrosse play in CCC South Divisional Final today after defeating Enfield on Tuesday (0) TBE
 • High school sports schedules for Thursday, May 23 (0) TBE
 • Sole city meeting today is Fire Commission (0) TBE
 • Fair Rent Commission among today’s city meetings (0) TBE
 • St. Paul girls lacrosse redeems last season to win WCLC Championship (0) Press


• Wednesday, May 22, 2024
 • Bristol names interim principal at school where alleged state testing ‘irregularities’ took place (28) Courant
 • Emmett St. facility to be auctioned (26) Press
 • Police Blotter: May 21, 2024 (24) Police Blotter
 • Bristol Eastern baseball falls short of states after falling to Bristol Central on senior night (11) Press
 • Asbury United church tag sale offers plenty of things (10) Press
 • Public invited to West End meeting at Public Library Thursday evening (7) TBE
 • St. Paul announces valedictorian, salutatorian; to speak at commencement this Friday (6) TBE
 • A jam for charity: Harlem Wizards are coming to Bristol (5) Press
 • Bristol Central completes season sweep of Eastern with 9-3 win Monday night at Muzzy Field. (5) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/21/2024 (4) BHS
 • UI, Eversource Set New Electric Rates (4) CT News Junkie
 • Bristol Historical Society to host May gaming club gathering this Saturday (3) TBE
 • Wheeler announces 9th golf classic, seeks players, sponsors and donors; Lake Compounce water park opens for the season (3) TBE
 • High school sports schedules for Wednesday, May 22 (2) TBE
 • Bristol among Connecticut cities to receive federal funding for housing, state congressional delegation announces (1) TBE
 • Blumenthal Pitches $500 Million For VA Healthcare System Upgrades In CT, Says Much More Is Needed (1) CT News Junkie
 • Lewis Mills knocks Bristol Eastern out of the CCC Lacrosse Tournament Monday (0) TBE
 • Bristol Central holds on with a 7-5 win against E.O. Smith on Senior Night (0) Press


• Tuesday, May 21, 2024
 • Ivy Drive principal put on leave (35) Press
 • Angelic Cuisine: Pasta Heaven opens up Terryville spot (24) Press
 • Police Blotter: May 20, 2024 (20) Police Blotter
 • As his son prepares to live NBA dream, Bristol’s Bill Clingan taking it all in, one step at a time (18) Courant
 • Low growth year for grand list results in tax increase for 2024-2025 (18) TBE
 • State testing irregularities alleged at Ivy Drive School (14) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/20/2024 (8) BHS
 • Canceled meetings outnumber meetings on today’s calendar (4) TBE
 • Memorial Day closings for city hall and transfer station announced (3) TBE
 • Good morning, Bristol! (3) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern softball completes sweep of Bristol Central on senior day (3) Press
 • St. Paul prepares for states after early NVL Tourney exit (3) Press
 • Bristol Central holds on with a 7-5 win against E.O. Smith on Senior Night (2) Press
 • Community Tag Sale to benefit Agape House sees large turnout (1) TBE
 • High school sports schedules for Tuesday, May 21 (0) TBE


• Monday, May 20, 2024
 • A happy birthday among old friends and new ones (31) TBE
 • Police Blotter: May 17, 18, 19 2024 (30) Police Blotter
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/19/2024 (14) BHS
 • Rockwell Park to ‘Rock Out’ again (9) Press
 • Bristol Public Schools investigating alleged state test ‘irregularities’ (8) Courant
 • Good morning, Bristol! (6) TBE
 • Joint budget meeting this evening to vote on 2024-2025 budget, including increased mill rate (3) TBE
 • Platt shuts out Bristol Eastern in shortened game on Friday (2) TBE
 • Eastern girls complete season sweep of Bristol Central in lacrosse Friday night (2) TBE
 • CCC lacrosse tournament opens today with BE girls hosting Lewis Mills; boys co-op hosts Enfield on Tuesday (2) TBE
 • High school sports schedules for Monday, May 20 (2) TBE


• Sunday, May 19, 2024
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/18/2024 (12) BHS
 • Tenants advocates disappointed, landlords relieved by 2024 session (9) Inside Investigator
 • Traffic stops are nerve-racking for both officers and drivers. CT police are trying to calm tensions (7) Courant
 • St. Paul drops NVL tournament game to Oxford, 7-2 (2) TBE
 • State representative collecting pet blankets and towels (2) TBE


• Saturday, May 18, 2024
 • Police Blotter: May 16, 2024 (47) Police Blotter
 • The Konstantinos Diamantis timeline in Connecticut: What to know (22) Courant
 • Some fine fishing: Pine Lake Derby draws many anglers (13) Press
 • Diamantis pleads not guilty (10) Press
 • Two Kelleys, related but with different spelling; famous Bristolites; and a coincidence–you think? (10) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/17/2024 (8) BHS
 • Berlin native, St. Paul girls basketball player selected to team USA for United World Games (7) Press
 • Lamont Signs Fallen Officer Fund Into Law (4) CT News Junkie
 • Pavalock seeking some pet blankets (4) Press
 • Peace March and Gathering on Federal Hill today (4) TBE
 • Sunday’s ‘Community Tag Sale’ at Rockwell, arranged by parents of Bristol students, to benefit Agape House (2) TBE
 • Weekend high school sports schedule, May 17-18 (0) TBE


• Friday, May 17, 2024
 • Good Shepherd church to close this year (29) Press
 • Ex-Bristol state Rep. Diamantis arrested on fed charges (24) Press
 • Canada Geese management plan tabled once again (9) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/16/202 (8) BHS
 • Bristol Eastern loses to Avon in the rain on Wednesday, 12-8 (5) TBE
 • Good morning, Bristol! (3) TBE
 • Rockin’ Out at Rockwell Summer Concerts lineup set (3) TBE
 • Bristol Shock, Greeners find success raising funding for Bristol Police in annual charity game (1) Press
 • High school sports schedule for Friday, May 17 (0) TBE


• Thursday, May 16, 2024
 • New fitness center at Larson Farms in Bristol (35) Press
 • Police Blotter: May 15, 2024 (24) Police Blotter
 • City of Bristol’s website has added some functionalities (21) Press
 • Improved Boulder Dash up and running (12) Press
 • Bristol veterans monument to be dedicated (12) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (8) TBE
 • Fitness chain to open in CT with pickleball, racquetball courts, saltwater lap pool, day care (8) Courant
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/15/2024 (6) BHS
 • Bristol Veterans Council goes on record, they do not want to see geese eradicated (4) TBE
 • May Pokemon events just keep piling on! (1) TBE
 • Kids’ ‘Artful Beginnings’ show May 22 (1) Press
 • Bristol Eastern girls track triumphs over crosstown rival Bristol Central, 96-54 (1) TBE
 • Bristol Central boys track soundly defeats rival Bristol Eastern, 117-33 (1) TBE
 • BE baseball splits two games on Monday and Tuesday against Wethersfield and Lewis Mills (1) TBE
 • Bristol Lacrosse Co-Op celebrates Senior night with decisive victory over Windsor (1) TBE
 • May Pokemon events just keep piling on! (0) TBE
 • High school sports schedules for Thursday, May 16 (0) TBE


• Wednesday, May 15, 2024
 • Police Blotter: May 14, 2024 (Link Fixed) (73) Police Blotter
 • The winners of the annual Forestville Village Association Duck Race (38) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/14/2024 (14) BHS
 • Board of Park Commissioners meets this evening at 6 p.m. (12) TBE
 • Enlisted Bristol students given annual ‘salute’ (9) Press
 • Mid-week roundup has flags at half-staff today in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day, Lake Compounce’s Boulder Dash gets new look and some new track (2) TBE
 • Local high school sports for Wednesday, May 15 (2) TBE
 • St. Paul ekes by Woodland with walk-off win, 8-7, ending Woodland’s perfect regular season record to date (1) TBE


• Tuesday, May 14, 2024
 • ‘Grandpa’s car' still a member of family (37) Press
 • Police Blotter: May 13, 2024 (24) Police Blotter
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/13/202 (8) BHS
 • Bristol Twilight Baseball annual charity game to benefit the Bristol Police set for Tuesday at Muzzy (7) Press
 • Busy meeting schedule around city council at 6 p.m. (5) TBE
 • Good morning, Bristol! (4) TBE
 • Bristol central wins 10th-straight with 10-0 victory against New Britain (4) Press
 • Bristol Central boys track named 92nd Greater Hartford Invitational Champions (2) Press
 • St. Paul pushes past Oxford with 6-1 win yesterday (2) TBE
 • Local high school sports for Tuesday, May 14 (1) TBE
 • Tonight’s exhibition game between Shock, Greeners to raise funds once again for families of fallen heroes (0) TBE
 • Bristol boys, girls swim co-ops both named WCSOA Sportsmanship Award Eastern Recipient (0) Press
 • Heth Parks Advocate of the Year (0) Press


• Monday, May 13, 2024
 • Police Blotter: May 10, 11, 12 2024 (47) Police Blotter
 • Closing Time: Bills passed in final hour of session (16) Inside Investigator
 • Today’s meetings include Zoning Commission at 6 p.m.; slingshot gallery application under consideration (12) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/12/2024 (11) BHS
 • Calling all artists: Second annual cultural district fest June 8 (5) Press
 • Federally funded project aims to shore up roads and bridges in the face of changing climate (5) TBE
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • Local high school sports for Monday, May 13 (5) TBE
 • Bristol Central boys track wins the 92nd Greater Hartford Invitational on Saturday (1) TBE
 • Bristol Central track athletes qualify for Nike Outdoor Nationals (0) TBE


• Sunday, May 12, 2024
 • Local narcotics enforcement team makes arrest after uncovering a drug factory, illegal drugs and a firearm (24) TBE
 • Hidden gem: Hand to Hand Thrift Store on North Main Street (9) TBE
 • Some visits with friends–and how about a local ball field named for Tom Shopay? (6) TBE
 • Community members surprise Bristol teachers with tokens of gratitude for Teacher Appreciation Week (4) TBE
 • Woodshop at Bristol Senior Center continues to bring people together over many years (4) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/11/2024 (4) BHS
 • Most of the 2,000 bills CT lawmakers proposed in 2024 failed. Here are the highlights (3) Courant
 • Access to local businesses during bridge construction available from both Maple Avenue and Mix Street (3) TBE
 • Housing, education, paid sick days, police and more: Bills that passed in CT’s 2024 legislative session (2) Courant
 • Eastern shuts out Windsor Locks behind the two-hit pitching of Caleb Molinsky (2) TBE
 • Bristol Central softball falls to Plainville in the rain 9-8 (1) Press
 • National Prevention Week raises awareness of mental health, substance use disorders (0) TBE
 • St. Paul Falcons boys lacrosse defeat Holy Cross for second time this season (0) Press


• Saturday, May 11, 2024
 • Bristol home destroyed by fire; no injuries (34) Press
 • Police: Bristol man was making drugs (33) Press
 • Bristol Library opens doors for the homeless community (11) TBE
 • ALL YOU CAN EAT: Hot dog-eating qualifier at Compounce (7) Press
 • BCHS’ Tom Pirog pitches no-hitter in leading the Rams over Middletown Wednesday (5) TBE
 • Bristol Central continues to roll as they defeat Plainville 9-1 (4) Press
 • St. Paul baseball takes down Wolcott, 10-0, at Dunkin’ Park (3) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/10/2024 (3) BHS


• Friday, May 10, 2024
 • Fire on Ipswich Road draws response from Bristol and Wolcott fire departments (33) TBE
 • Police Blotter: May 9, 2024 (32) Police Blotter
 • Upcoming library events Bristol Public Library and Manross Library (11) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/92/2024 (9) BHS
 • Unions laud passage of state strikers fund bill (3) Press
 • Bristol Central’s LaPointe scores career milestone 100th point (2) Press
 • College scholarship displacement policy bill approved (1) Press


• Thursday, May 09, 2024
 • Police Blotter: May 8, 2024 (42) Police Blotter
 • Banking, med billing courses are available by BristolWORKS! (14) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/8/2024 (9) BHS
 • JoeAbate Mini-Golf Classic to tee off at Hidden Valley (5) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • Israeli-Gazan situation affects local Bristol people, congregations, from different perspectives (5) TBE
 • Master Challenge arrives May 14, with exciting opportunities to catch any Pokemon (3) TBE
 • E.O. Smith holds off Bristol Co-op in overtime for the second time this season (3) Press
 • Eastern girls lose in lacrosse to Farmington, 11-6. (2) TBE
 • Bristol Central girls dominate against Berlin in track and field (1) TBE
 • Zoning Commission meets on Zoom this afternoon (1) TBE
 • With Fiesta del Norte Quartet event this evening, Bristol Public Library is the place to make friends (1) TBE
 • Meet your rep: One-on-one legislative forum May 22 (0) Press
 • GOP legislators assail paid leave act (0) Press


• Wednesday, May 08, 2024
 • Bristol Eastern boys track and field scores win over Platt Tuesday afternoon (39) TBE
 • Police Blotter: May 7, 2024 (25) Police Blotter
 • St. Paul student, teacher hailed (17) Press
 • House Sends DMV Recommendations Bill On To Lamont’s Desk (13) CT News Junkie
 • CT State expands access to free college tuition program (9) Press
 • Former mayor Art Ward honored in ceremony on Saturday (8) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern defeats Middletown on Monday at Muzzy Field, 7-3 (8) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/7/2024 (8) BHS
 • Senate Passes Paid Sick Days Bill, Sending Legislation To Governor (6) CT News Junkie
 • House Democrats Pass ‘Work, Live, Ride’ Housing Legislation; Republicans Voice Doubts (3) CT News Junkie
 • House Passes ARPA Allocations, But Republicans Say It’s A Disguised Budget (2) CT News Junkie
 • Bristol Eastern girls track and field defeats Platt on Tuesday (2) TBE
 • Sole city meeting today is Persons with Disabilities Committee (1) TBE
 • Implementer Bill Decried By Disability Rights Advocate; Key Democrat Mostly Agrees (1) CT News Junkie
 • Farrar leads House passage of bill to improve childcare (1) Press
 • ‘Inspiring’ athlete: Stevens to tell his story at breakfast (1) Press
 • Wheeler Health earns ‘LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Leader’ designation (1) TBE
 • Spring Fair at Barnes Nature Center Saturday, Salute Dinner at Elks this evening (0) TBE
 • Wheeler Health earns LGBTQ+ honor (0) Press
 • Spring Fair at Barnes Nature Center Saturday, Salute Dinner at Elks this evening (0) TBE


• Tuesday, May 07, 2024
 • ART WARD’S TREE: Late ex-mayor remembered at park (28) Press
 • Police Blotter: May 6, 2024 (26) Police Blotter
 • Connecticut drivers to pay $10.5 million for increased Passport to Parks fee (11) Inside Investigator
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/6/2024 (8) BHS
 • Good morning, Bristol! (6) TBE
 • ‘Last call’ for vets fundraiser in Bristol (4) Press
 • Non-compete ban estimated to cost CT employers $945 million in higher wages (3) Inside Investigator
 • Sweet treats, especially specialty chocolate ones, for all (3) TBE
 • Today’s meeting includes Ordinance Committee with updates on street takeovers, Covanta (2) TBE
 • Star Wars Day celebration draws hundreds to Rockwell Theater (1) TBE
 • St. Paul breezes by WCA in Bristol yesterday, 22-0 (0) TBE


• Monday, May 06, 2024
 • Hamas accepts Gaza ceasefire proposal from Egypt and Qatar (7) CNN
 • Police Blotter: May 3, 4, 5 2024 (45) Police Blotter
 • Welcoming a new grandchild in the age of texting and podcasts covering different sides of the student protests (18) TBE
 • Hundreds of CT bank branches closed in last decade, with more to come. Why one is bucking that trend (14) Courant
 • Southington Drive-In pavilion gets new name (12) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/5/2024 (12) BHS
 • ‘Brew’-tiful bar: New Cambridge Project opens downtown (7) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • Today’s city meetings include library board and Police Memorial Committee (4) TBE
 • Mayor, veterans thankful for cannon restoration (4) Press
 • Bristol Eastern loses to Platt on Saturday after leading early in a 5-3 defeat marred by sloppy Lancer defense (3) TBE
 • St. Paul’s Rembish picks up 3rd win over Canton, 5-1 (2) TBE
 • House Passes Omnibus Transportation Bill With Little Debate, Including Enforcement Cameras In Work Zones (0) CT News Junkie
 • Traffic flowing on I-95 days after demolition of bridge damaged in tanker fire (0) CTInsider


• Sunday, May 05, 2024
 • Latest Bristol person on the air, what’s up on Route 6 and new employee joins City True Value (73) TBE
 • Bristol Police Dept. posts traffic patterns for Duck Race on Sunday (14) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/4/2024 (10) BHS
 • Connecticut iLottery: What happened? (6) Inside Investigator
 • Day of Prayer celebrated at Good Shepherd Church (5) TBE
 • House Sends Expansion of Paid Family and Medical Leave To Governor’s Desk (4) CT News Junkie
 • House Approves Changes To State’s Rules On Tracking Absentee Ballots (3) CT News Junkie
 • Chorale’s Sunday performance will be last one for Theriault before he retires (2) TBE
 • St. Paul Catholic High School senior and STEM teacher earn honors at forum supporting women in technology (1) TBE
 • E.O. Smith’s losing streak continues with an 8-1 loss to Bristol Central (1) Press
 • Lake Compounce Opening Sale ends today (1) TBE
 • Veterans honor contributors to restoration of World War I cannon on Memorial Boulevard (1) TBE


• Saturday, May 04, 2024
 • Bristol cops hurt subduing shooting suspect (56) Press
 • Housing Makeover: 8 firms bid on J.H. Sessions project (10) Press
 • House passes bill to overhaul juvenile justice system (8) Inside Investigator
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/3/2024 (7) BHS
 • Needleman Responds To Eversource Execs’ Comments About Cutting $500M In Grid Investments (5) CT News Junkie
 • Consultant gets interim supt job in Bristol (5) Press
 • Traffic snarled as work starts on burnt I-95 bridge (3) Press
 • House passes bill protecting victims of financial abuse (3) Inside Investigator
 • House passes bill to shield medical debt from credit reports (2) Inside Investigator
 • Southington Drive-in starting June 1 with ‘Jaws’ (2) Press
 • CT officials hope to open I-95 by Monday as demolition of bridge continues following fiery crash (1) Courant
 • House passes watered-down Connecticut media advertising bill (1) Inside Investigator


• Friday, May 03, 2024
 • I-95 in Norwalk could be closed until Monday after fiery crash Published May 2, 2024 • Updated 2 hours ago  (6) WFSB
 • Gov. Lamont: I-95 in Norwalk will be closed until at least Monday (3) WFSB
 • Videos to highlight local businesses (39) Press
 • Bristol Police seek help locating missing juvenile (29) TBE
 • Police Blotter: May 2, 2024 (22) Police Blotter
 • Interim superintendent of Bristol schools voted in at last night’s Board of Education meeting (19) TBE
 • St. Paul crushes Crosby, 22-0, behind combined no-hitter (17) TBE
 • Shooting suspect in May 2 incident detained and charged (12) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/2/2024 (8) BHS
 • What a Catch! Fishing derby winners come in all sizes (8) Press
 • Bristol Central’s Wininger set new PR in mile, qualifies for Nike Outdoor Nationals (5) Press
 • Carousel Museum to hold global photo contest (4) TBE
 • Assisted living bill clears Senate (3) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (2) TBE
 • Neighborhood Assistance Act Tax Credit Program public hearing in city hall this afternoon (1) TBE
 • Fun-filled May includes World of Wonder finale (1) TBE
 • Bristol Central boys track and field dominates against Lewis Mills in 111-39 victory (1) TBE
 • Bristol boys lacrosse co-op improves to 8-2 with 9-5 decision over Enfield (0) TBE
 • Bristol Central defeats Bristol Eastern in city-rivalry to qualify for state tournament (0) Press


• Thursday, May 02, 2024
 • Police Blotter: May 1, 2024 (28) Police Blotter
 • House Approves Bill To Regulate Sale Of Cannabis Products (12) CT News Junkie
 • BIG INVESTMENT: Whitman Controls gets $4.5M to expand (9) Press
 • CT House approves climate change bill after failing on mandate on electric cars (8) Courant
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 5/1/2024 (7) BHS
 • After Fierce Debate In House, Digital Books Bill Is Tabled (6) CT News Junkie
 • POW/MIA monument taking shape (3) Press
 • House Votes Yes On Federal Child Labor Amendment, Waits For Senate (1) CT News Junkie


• Wednesday, May 01, 2024
 • Police Blotter: April 30, 2024 (27) Police Blotter
 • MAYOR'S CORNER: City budget enters final phase of approval (12) Press
 • Eastern baseball notches fourth win in 8-5 verdict over Tolland Monday afternoon (8) TBE
 • American Legion Post 209 holds 9th annual fishing derby at Rockwell (5) TBE
 • Bristol-based company secures $4.5 million investment (5) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/30/2024 (4) BHS
 • Board of Education meets at 7 p.m.; Arts & Culture Commission, 6:30 p.m. (3) TBE
 • Bristol boys co-op lacrosse team drubs Enfield Monday night (2) TBE
 • Mid-week roundup — Wheeler mobile health center visits set, Prayer Day celebration May 2, Chorale spring program and Duck Race May 5, ‘Dinner on the D (1) TBE
 • Holy Cross squeaks by St. Paul, 2-1, for second win in two days (1) TBE
 • Newly retracked Wildcat roller coaster at Lake Compounce captures old time magic (1) TBE
 • Avon edges Eastern in girls lacrosse, 11-8, Tuesday night (1) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern girls and boys track and field sweep to victory over Berlin on Tuesday (0) TBE



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• Tuesday, April 30, 2024
 • Police Blotter: April 29, 2024 (48) Police Blotter
 • Shops are still accessible during Jerome Ave bridge construction (16) Press
 • Assisted living caregivers awarded (12) Press
 • Bill to study impact of energy drinks on children passes House floor (10) Inside Investigator
 • Good morning, Bristol! (8) TBE
 • Federal loan forgiveness eligibility deadline is today (7) TBE
 • 2024 high school grads could face nearly $37K in college debt (6) Courant
 • Carbone stepping down as Bristol schools head (5) Press
 • Bristol Central falls to Berlin 13-3 to extend their losing streak (4) Press
 • House Passes Property Tax Exemption For Fully Disabled Veterans (3) CT News Junkie
 • St. Paul limited to 1 hit in loss to Holy Cross, 2-0 (3) TBE
 • St. Paul Falcons take down South Windsor to improve to 6-2 (3) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/29/2024 (2) BHS
 • Labor, Political Leaders Pledge To Improve Workplace Safety On Workers Memorial Day (1) CT News Junkie
 • Day 30 — final day — of April poetry selections (0) TBE


• Monday, April 29, 2024
 • Police Blotter: April 26, 27, 28 2024 (47) Police Blotter
 • Donovan Clingan’s mother, Stacey Porrini Clingan, inducted into CT Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame (22) Courant
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/28/2024 (10) BHS
 • Porrini Clingan inducted into Connecticut Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame (8) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (7) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern baseball drops 5-2 decision to Lewis Mills on Saturday (4) TBE
 • Page Park draws families for some fishing derby fun (4) TBE
 • Lake Compounce opens with new treats, a Supreme Court hearing that deserves a listen and several Atlantic articles (3) TBE
 • Day 28 of April poetry selections (2) TBE
 • ARP Task Force subcommittee meets at 4 p.m. in city hall (2) TBE
 • Day 29 of April poetry selections (0) TBE


• Sunday, April 28, 2024
 • Superintendent of Bristol Public Schools, Dr. Catherine Carbone announces retirement (12) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/27/2024 (7) BHS
 • Bristol Eastern science students collect electronic waste and hold car wash to raise awareness and funds (6) TBE
 • Bristol Central’s Dylan Brown receives scholarship from Bristol Area Retired Teachers (5) TBE
 • Simsbury shuts out Bristol Eastern in baseball Friday afternoon (3) TBE
 • Blumenthal Pushes $234 Billion Zero-Carbon Public Housing Bill (1) CT News Junkie
 • Eastern girls lacrosse edges Lewis Mills, 16-14, Friday night (0) TBE


• Saturday, April 27, 2024
 • Bristol schools superintendent is set to retire. Here’s a look back at her 35-year career (37) Courant
 • Catching up with Joe DeFillippi, Victor Rosa and Tom Angels; by the way, someone from Discovery called (34) TBE
 • Bristol Police seek help in locating missing juvenile (19) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/26/2024 (7) BHS
 • Chambers Golf tourney registration open (5) Press
 • Long flu season winds down across the country (3) Press
 • Opening Weekend: Lake Compounce, Quassy now open (1) Press
 • GOP puts forth own state budget (0) Press
 • Day 27 of April’s poetry selections (0) TBE
 • St. Paul baseball defeats Derby in 5 innings, 14-0; qualifies for Class S tournament (0) TBE


• Friday, April 26, 2024
 • Agreement reached in Jefferson Ave. rent feud (33) Press
 • Police Blotter: April 25, 2024 (28) Police Blotter
 • Vendor tables still available for city Community Tag Sale (10) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/25/2024 (9) BHS
 • Recycle electronics at Bristol Eastern High School Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 noon (8) TBE
 • CT gas prices record double-digit spike. Just how high will they go? (7) Courant
 • Five-run fifth carries Bristol Eastern to third straight win over Plainville on Wednesday (5) TBE
 • Bristol City Council Meeting (Video) - 04/09/24 (5) Council
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • Streaking Bristol Eastern Lancers cooled off by Plainville’s pitching (3) Press
 • Bristol Central boys track dominates against Plainville Wednesday afternoon (2) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern softball defeats Bristol Central for first time in five years (2) Press
 • Back to back fishing derbies to be held Saturday and Sunday this weekend, first at Page, next at Rockwell (2) TBE
 • Lake Compounce opens with ‘Opening Weekend’ celebration Saturday and Sunday, featuring renovated Wildcat roller coaster (2) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern catching fire as the Lancers rally back to defeat Plainville (2) Press
 • Sports Recap: St. Paul baseball falls to Naugatuck 15-3 (1) Press
 • Eastern girls lacrosse knocks off St. Paul, 13-7 (1) TBE
 • Wheeler’s Foster Care program supports foster youth, prepares foster parents to address growing population (1) TBE
 • Day 26 of April poetry selections (1) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern girls lacrosse gets back on track with win over city-rival St. Paul (1) Press


• Thursday, April 25, 2024
 • Bristol man charged after driving 120mph (56) Press
 • Police Blotter: April 24, 2024 (24) Police Blotter
 • Free jazz concert at the Rockwell this Friday evening features 18-piece big band (17) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/24/2024 (10) BHS
 • Civic groups asked to join Memorial Day event (8) Press
 • Fire Commission meets in council chambers at 6 p.m.; Board of Education to hold special meeting at 7 p.m. (8) TBE
 • Registeel makes a comeback this month; today is the day to register for North America Int’l Championships (7) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern’s senior Stavens scores 200th career goal (6) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (4) TBE
 • Bristol Public Library announces spring events beginning with Mama Train this Saturday at 2 p.m. (3) TBE
 • Sports Recap: Bristol Eastern baseball claims second victory (3) Press
 • Bristol Chorale spring program features jazz and Broadway tunes at The Rockwell Theater May 5 (2) TBE
 • St. Paul overrun by Naugatuck in 6 innings, 15-3 (2) TBE
 • Day 25 of April poetry selections (1) TBE
 • BEST meets this afternoon, group raises awareness about substance abuse and drinking among youth (1) TBE


• Wednesday, April 24, 2024
 • Community shows up big to clean up the city (24) Press
 • Wininger logs personal record in the mile at the Hall High Distance Festival (20) TBE
 • Declan Schenck pitches Bristol Eastern to second straight win in complete game effort against Middletown (19) TBE
 • ‘Dinner on the Diamond’ funds will be directed to non-lethal methods of controlling geese population (19) TBE
 • Wrong-way driver and two passengers arrested after chaotic traffic stop on I-84 (18) Courant
 • Police Blotter: April 23, 2024 (16) Police Blotter
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/23/2024 (14) BHS
 • Bristol Eastern falls to Berlin 16-15 in tough, intense matchup (13) Press
 • Bristol Central girls lacrosse earns first win, boys co-op defeats Rocky Hill (13) Press
 • Sports Recap: St. Paul baseball defeats Seymour 12-0 (7) Press
 • Bristol boys lacrosse co-op crushes Rocky Hill Monday night (5) TBE
 • Interfaith peace march to be held in mid-May (5) TBE
 • Virtual public meeting scheduled to discuss transportation plan for the Naugatuck Valley (3) TBE
 • Bristol Sports Hall of Fame will host a Bristol Sports Trivia Night on May 8th (3) TBE
 • ‘Humane, impactful’ approach sought (3) Press
 • Did you hear that? Your ears can save your life (3) Press
 • Day 24 of April poetry selections (1) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern track teams split with Middletown on Tuesday (1) TBE
 • ‘Dinner on the Diamond’ fundraiser coming up, weekend fishing derbies at Rockwell and Page parks, ticket on sale for Duck Race (1) TBE
 • National Day of Prayer to be celebrated at Good Shepherd (1) TBE
 • Fair Rent Commission meets at 6 p.m. tonight (0) TBE


• Tuesday, April 23, 2024
 • Police Blotter: April 22, 2024 (35) Police Blotter
 • Finding a Home: Dogs adopted during Bazaar event (26) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/22/2024 (15) BHS
 • Good morning, Bristol! (9) TBE
 • Board of Finance meets this evening in council chambers on annual budget business (9) TBE
 • St. Paul defeats Seymour handily, 12-0; Rembish dominates on the mound (5) TBE
 • Biden Administration Sets Higher Staffing Mandates. Most Nursing Homes Don’t Meet Them. (4) CT News Junkie
 • Day 23 of April poetry selections (4) TBE


• Monday, April 22, 2024
 • J. Timothy’s keeps up tradition (48) Press
 • Police Blotter: April 19, 20, 21 2024 (34) Police Blotter
 • Bank CEO getting top chamber award (23) Press
 • Bristol Boys and Girls Club gala draws a packed house for the second year; geese pack the council chambers mid-week; Theriault directs final BBWE conc (15) TBE
 • Day 22 of April poetry selections (14) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern earns first win of the season in 13-6 rout of East Hartford on Friday (13) TBE
 • Over A Barrel | Gas Prices Reach Highest Level Of 2024 (12) CT News Junkie
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/21/2024 (11) BHS
 • Blumenthal Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Get Refunds from Natural Gas Companies (5) CT News Junkie


• Sunday, April 21, 2024
 • Bristol Central boys dominate Platt on Thursday in track and Field (5) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/20/2024 (5) BHS
 • Eastern girls lacrosse loses to Bethel on Thursday; Emma Stavens notches goal number 200 (2) TBE


• Saturday, April 20, 2024
 • ProHealth med building on its way (46) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/19/2024 (14) BHS
 • House passes bill to combat street takeovers (11) Inside Investigator
 • Utility Rate Increase Approval By PURA Raises Alarm in State Legislature (9) CT News Junkie
 • Surfing ESPN and coming across Wojnarowski’s mentor from BCHS and the Dickau boys (6) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/18/2024 (6) BHS
 • ‘Double the pride’ (6) Press
 • Brass and Wind Ensemble’s Rich Theriault to bow out after final spring concert this Sunday at Bristol Eastern (4) TBE
 • Biden Administration Eliminates ‘Gun Show Loophole’ (3) CT News Junkie
 • Senate Votes To Expand Paid Family Medical Leave, But Republicans Remain Opposed (3) CT News Junkie
 • St. Paul comes up short at Woodland Regional (2) TBE
 • Day 20 of April poetry selections (2) TBE
 • House passes bill on child sex abuse prevention (2) Inside Investigator
 • Here’s what happens when the CT legislature nears deadline. It can be messy. (1) Courant


• Friday, April 19, 2024
 • New Bristol DTC chair wants to rebuild (23) Press
 • Bristol leaders delay decision on plan to euthanize geese (12) WFSB
 • Bristol Eastern wins seventh straight with 20-6 win over Manchester (8) Press
 • Plan to kill geese in CT city paused after outpouring of passionate input on both sides (8) Courant
 • Bristol peace march on May 18 (7) Press
 • Bristol Eastern girls and boys sweep Lewis Mills in track on Tuesday (6) TBE
 • Bristol Central starting to find consistency with 10-0 shutout over Hall (5) Press
 • Bristol’s geese are saved - for now (5) Press
 • License Reform bill would save applicants $32 million over two years (4) Inside Investigator
 • House Passes Bill Requiring Fences Around Inground Pools After Much Debate (4) CT News Junkie
 • Good morning, Bristol! (4) TBE
 • Sports Recap: St. Paul baseball falls to Torrington (3) Press
 • Proposed plan to control geese population in Bristol draws emotional public comment (3) Press
 • Bristol Central defeats Maloney in boys and girls track on Tuesday (2) TBE
 • House passes bill making it easier for condo owners to install solar (2) Inside Investigator
 • Geese proposal does not make it to a vote; postponed to consider alternatives after public weighs in (1) TBE
 • Day 19 of April poetry selections (1) TBE


• Thursday, April 18, 2024
 • 735 Farmington Ave. property case versus the city receives new schedule from New Britain court (52) TBE
 • Police Blotter: April 16, 2024 (43) Police Blotter
 • Broad St. reopened after road rage shooting in Bristol (23) Press
 • ‘He lived a life worth living’ Drury’s legacy remembered for his impact on others (18) Press
 • Police Blotter: April 17, 2024 (9) Police Blotter
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/17/2024 (8) BHS
 • Bristol veterans sell merch to fund monument (7) Press
 • American Legion Kids Walk fundraiser set for April 27 (6) TBE
 • Mama Train, Mr. Magic ‘headline’ Bristol library (4) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (4) TBE
 • Public Works to meet in council chambers at 6 p.m. (3) TBE
 • Day 18 of April poetry selections (2) TBE
 • St. Paul suffers set back in extra innings, dropping 3-2 contest to Torrington (2) TBE
 • Connecticut’s cost of living continues to exceed national average (1) Inside Investigator
 • Bristol Eastern girls lacrosse gets beaten by a polished Conard team, 14-2 (1) TBE
 • Community Bellsprout Day is here this week (1) TBE
 • Best Brothers: Big brother, mentee give praise to each other (1) Press
 • House Passes Bill To Help Towns Thwart Street Takeovers (0) CT News Junkie


• Wednesday, April 17, 2024
 • Road rage incident led to shooting in Bristol (59) WFSB
 • Police Blotter: April 12, 13, 14, 15 2024 (46) Police Blotter
 • LifeStar deployed to Bristol Hospital (22) TBE
 • What’s up with those pesky geese? (17) Press
 • Man shot in road rage on Bristol street (12) Press
 • Accessible nature trail set to open May 5 (7) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/16/2024 (5) BHS
 • Bristol Eastern dominates Bristol Central girls lacrosse in 18-7 victory (4) Press
 • Park Commissioners to discuss next steps with geese management program (4) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/15/2024 (4) BHS
 • Broad Street closed as part of criminal investigation (4) TBE
 • Code Enforcement and Board of Park Commissioners on city meeting schedule today (3) TBE
 • UPDATED: Man shot in road rage on Bristol street; Police reopen road (2) Press
 • E.O. Smith wins first game of the season against Bristol Eastern (1) Press
 • Day 17 of April poetry selections (1) TBE
 • Legendary vocal group The Drifters to perform at Rockwell Theater this weekend (1) TBE
 • Day 16 of April poetry selections (1) TBE
 • Eastern girls lacrosse dominates in 18-7 win over Central (1) TBE
 • St. Paul defeats Watertown with a combined no-hitter Monday afternoon, 8-0, at Deland Field (1) TBE
 • Broad Street closure involves ‘road rage’ shooting (1) TBE
 • Mid-week roundup features Duck Race tickets on sale, upcoming fishing derbies and BPRYCS hiring (0) TBE


• Tuesday, April 16, 2024
 • Beauty salon takes up a corner (32) Press
 • Annual Bristol military salute dinner on May 8 (12) Press
 • Veterans Strong Community Center and Bristol Veterans Council announce their 13th Annual Salute Dinner in May. (2) TBE
 • In Special Training: Company trains Special Olympic runners (2) Press
 • Blumenthal Pushes For Federal Funding For Mental-Health Services (1) CT News Junkie


• Monday, April 15, 2024
 • One more party for ex-Bristol Police Chief Gould (16) Press
 • Clingan talks decision to enter NBA Draft: “I have a chance to be a top-15 pick,” (13) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/14/2024 (8) BHS
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/13/2024 (7) BHS
 • Bristol Co-op mounts late game comeback to defeat city-rival St. Paul (6) Press
 • City-wide cleanup day set Saturday, April 20 (4) TBE
 • A terrific year for UConn basketball, especially the UConn men’s team (2) TBE
 • Bill that stops license suspension over unpaid tickets moves to House Floor (2) Inside Investigator
 • Friends of Animals proposes humane management plan to deal with geese (2) TBE
 • Good morning, Bristol! (2) TBE
 • Day 14 of April poetry selections (1) TBE
 • Eastern loses tough 4-3 decision to Torrington on Saturday (1) TBE
 • Bristol Eastern girls lacrosse opens season at 2-2, big cross-town battle with Central on Monday (1) TBE
 • Day 15 of April poetry selections (0) TBE
 • Park’s Fund and Advocacy Committee meets this evening at 5 p.m. (0) TBE
 • Bill would make telehealth expansions permanent (0) Inside Investigator


• Sunday, April 14, 2024
 • Connecticut sends its trash west. Here’s what lawmakers want you to do instead. (26) Courant
 • How to get student loan forgiveness in 2024 (16) Courant
 • Medicare Advantage under fire for denying treatment; CT lawmaker investigating (9) Courant
 • Tax refund not in the mail? U.S. Postal Service and Julie Jason warn about theft (6) CTInsider
 • Gas prices have risen in CT, but 'things could be a lot worse,' experts say (6) CTInsider
 • 2nd annual egg hunt aims to build a bridge between Zbikowski Park and Bristol Boys and Girls Club (2) TBE
 • St. Paul defeats Naugatuck, 6-2, for first loss (1) TBE
 • Senate Votes To Create Task Forces To Study Hate Speech, Universal Intake For Behavioral Health (1) CT News Junkie


• Saturday, April 13, 2024
 • UConn center Donovan Clingan entering NBA draft (25) ESPN
 • UConn's Donovan Clingan to enter the 2024 NBA Draft (9) NBC30
 • Pedestrian seriously hurt in Pine St. hit and run in Bristol (15) Press
 • Planned Bristol city budget rises 3.69% (13) Press
 • Thousands sign petition against Eversource rate increase (8) Inside Investigator
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/12/2024 (6) BHS
 • Just a matter of time before Donovan Clingan joins BSHoF! Who’s who? this time around (5) TBE
 • Spring School Choice Fair set Saturday, April 20 (3) TBE
 • Day 13 of April poetry selections (2) TBE
 • Homefield advantage: Host families keep the Blues going (2) Press


• Friday, April 12, 2024
 • State police arrest suspect in Bristol hit-and-run after separate crash: police (21) NBC30
 • Pedestrian injured in hit and run accident (13) TBE
 • CT pedestrian seriously injured in hit-and-run. Driver charged with DUI after second crash (8) Courant
 • Police Blotter: April 11, 2024 (16) Police Blotter
 • Are grocery stores price gouging for profit? CT attorney general investigating (11) Courant
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/11/2024 (4) BHS
 • Good morning, Bristol! (2) TBE
 • UConn victory parade in Hartford Saturday (1) Press
 • With Utility Shutoffs Returning May 2, State’s Consumer Counsel Warns Residents of Scams (1) CT News Junkie
 • Bristol Central softball wins second-straight with dominant victory over Newington (0) Press
 • Day 12 of April poetry selections (0) TBE


• Thursday, April 11, 2024
 • O.J. Simpson dies of cancer at age 76 (7) CNN
 • Bristol man loses in Powerball drawing for S1.4 billion Saturday night. (34) TBE
 • Police Blotter: April 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 2024 (32) Police Blotter
 • ‘Monsters of Rock’ concert to benefit veterans comes to Bristol this weekend (27) TBE
 • Water safety instructor promoted to aquatics coordinator (8) TBE
 • Spring Pops Concert to celebrate Bristol Brass and Wind Ensemble’s Rich Theriault (7) TBE
 • Parade in jeopardy: Forestville Legion needs funds fast (7) Press
 • Mid-week roundup includes parade for UConn men’s basketball, Duck Race info and BPRYCS employment opportunities (6) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/10/2024 (6) BHS
 • Retirement Board meets at 5 p.m. (6) TBE
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • Maloney’s 8-run first inning sparks win over Bristol Eastern Wednesday afternoon (5) TBE
 • St. Paul earns win in back-and-forth battle with Lewis Mills, 10-9, on walk-off sacrifice fly (4) TBE
 • Former students address Diversity Council (3) TBE
 • Wilson leads St. Paul to victory over Wilby, 10-0 (2) TBE
 • Day 11 of April poetry selections (2) TBE
 • Senior Center announces April events (2) TBE
 • 73rd Perry J. Spinelli Fishing Derby set for April 27 (2) TBE
 • Spinelli Fishing Derby in Bristol casts off April 27 (2) Press
 • Lamont grants $35.5M for state nonprofits (1) Press
 • Black History Month programs in Bristol vary (0) TBE
 • Mega Heracross coming to raids nearby (0) TBE


• Wednesday, April 10, 2024
 • Bristol Eastern no-hit by New Britain Monday night (14) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/9/2024 (7) BHS
 • Championship parade for UConn men’s basketball set for Saturday in Hartford. Here’s when it starts (6) Courant
 • General Assembly Considers Codifying OSHA Minimum Safety Standards For Volunteer Emergency Responders (3) CT News Junkie
 • Advocates, lawmakers: continue CT campaign for cleaner school air quality (1) CTInsider


• Tuesday, April 09, 2024
 • UConn wins first back-to-back men’s NCAA basketball titles since 2007 (5) CNN
 • Connecticut Huskies cruise to sixth NCAA championship (4) ESPN
 • Two Bristol libraries offer ‘Passports’ to its patrons (10) Press
 • Clingan makes his mark in history as he leads UConn to back-to-back national championships (6) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/8/2024 (6) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • Eclipse passes as quickly as 4 minutes (5) TBE
 • Thomaston Bank donates $33K to groups (4) Press
 • UConn and Clingan march to 2nd national championship with win over Purdue (4) TBE
 • Joint board and city council meet this evening (3) TBE
 • State Reaches Donor Record But More Than 1,000 Await Transplants (3) CT News Junkie
 • Day 9 of April’s poetry selections (2) TBE
 • Annual WOW event to feature comedian Robin Reiser (2) TBE
 • Local libraries celebrate National Library Week (1) TBE
 • Amid Progress On Electric Vehicles, Political Setbacks Frustrate Advocates In Maine, Connecticut (1) CT News Junkie
 • Murphy, Blumenthal Join Arulampalam To Announce $4.5 Million In Federal Flood Control Funds (1) CT News Junkie
 • Eclipse was exciting, educational for Imagine Nation students (0) Press
 • BristolWORKS! offers ‘Manufacturing 101’ (0) Press


• Monday, April 08, 2024
 • Saying Goodbye: With cake in hand, Gould is sent off (8) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/7/2024 (7) BHS
 • Bristol spa uses tech to trim body fat (3) Press
 • Zoning Commission meets this evening in council chambers (3) TBE
 • 'One more:' Clingan, Castle send UConn to back-to-back title games (3) Press
 • Bristol Eastern baseball opens season with tough loss at Wethersfield Saturday (2) TBE
 • Good morning, Bristol! (2) TBE
 • Visit Connecticut libraries in April as part of Passport to Connecticut Libraries 2024 and get entered in drawing (1) TBE
 • Day 8 of April’s poetry selections (0) TBE


• Sunday, April 07, 2024
 • UConn men’s basketball back in national championship game with 86-72 Final Four win over Alabama (4) ESPN
 • Community Bagon Day is here! (7) TBE
 • Clock & Watch Museum offers week of free admissions and special activities commemorating 70th anniversary (6) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/6/2024 (6) BHS
 • UConn men’s basketball on the way to the NCAA Final, women fall short in an amazing run and a solar eclipse (2) TBE
 • Day 7 of April’s poetry selections (0) TBE
 • St. Paul baseball defeats Kennedy in Waterbury (0) TBE


• Saturday, April 06, 2024
 • Earthquake shakes Connecticut, felt across wide swathe of East Coast (19) Courant
 • Bill allowing use of photo noise monitoring moves to Senate floor (16) Inside Investigator
 • Morello named Bristol interim police chief (13) Press
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/5/2024 (8) BHS
 • Chief bids adieu to city with final salute (5) TBE
 • Bill to increase threshold for felony fraud moves to House floor (5) Inside Investigator
 • Stowe elevated to aquatics coordinator at BPRYCS (3) Press
 • American Clock museum fetes 70th with free tickets (3) Press
 • A military and civic-minded individual; gray or silver or silver gray or silverish or grayish? (3) TBE
 • DUNGEONS FANS: Library to gauge game’s interest (2) Press
 • Day 6 of April’s poetry selections (0) TBE


• Friday, April 05, 2024
 • Bristol Republicans voted at almost 11 percent, Democrats at a little over 6 percent in Tuesday’s primary (12) TBE
 • 2024 Final Four: UConn's Donovan Clingan and a journey of dominance marked by tragedy (11) ESPN
 • Good morning, Bristol! (8) TBE
 • Public invited to celebrate Chief Gould on his retirement (7) TBE
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/4/2024 (5) BHS
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/3/2024 (4) BHS
 • Terryville Lions Club hosting Mom’s Day breakfast (4) Press
 • Misfit Moms’ egg hunt part of day-long event Saturday (4) TBE
 • Bristol Central hoping to pick up where they left off from last season (3) Press
 • St. Paul hoping to make progress after just missing state tournament last season (1) Press
 • Morello named Acting Chief of Police Thursday night (1) TBE
 • Gov. Lamont proclaims this weekend in honor of UConn women’s and men’s basketball teams (0) TBE
 • Day 5 of April’s poetry selections pending (0) TBE


• Thursday, April 04, 2024
 • Bristol man charged in assault of woman (58) Press
 • Police: Bristol man accused of threatening tow truck driver with gun (38) CTInsider
 • Police Blotter: April 3, 2024 (22) Police Blotter
 • 30-year effort to eliminate CT car tax fails again. Lawmakers aren’t giving up (11) Courant
 • Bridge Detour: Jerome Ave. crossing rebuild to start April 8 (9) Press
 • Chippanee to host St. Joseph Classic (7) Press
 • Car Tax Repeal Runs Aground In Finance Committee (6) CT News Junkie
 • Good morning, Bristol! (4) TBE
 • City Council to vote on interim Chief of Police this evening at special meeting (3) TBE
 • Day 4 of April’s poetry selections (1) TBE
 • Special meeting of the City Council to address interim Police Chief position (1) TBE


• Wednesday, April 03, 2024
 • Jerome Avenue Bridge Project to begin next Monday (26) TBE
 • Police Blotter: April 2, 2024 (23) Police Blotter
 • Eversource starts Bristol gas line replacements (23) Press
 • CT man charged for allegedly pointing gun at tow truck driver on Route 72 (10) Courant
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/2/2024 (9) BHS
 • Bristol Library will host D&D interest night in June (6) Press
 • Big Send-Off Set: Gould getting ‘royal’ treatment (6) Press
 • Public Works spring leaf collection begins in April (4) TBE
 • Freshman Dagata tosses no-hitter over 5 innings as St. Paul baseball defeats Ansonia, 10-0 (4) TBE
 • Today’s meetings include Code Enforcement and Board of Education (3) TBE
 • Day 3 of April’s poetry selections (3) TBE
 • Mid-week roundup includes summer employment opportunities and program from Bristol Parks and Rec and ticket sales for this year’s Duck Race (3) TBE
 • POW/MIA monument fundraising continues to build toward Memorial Day unveiling (2) TBE
 • Senator Blumenthal pushes to punish animal abusers (2) Press


• Tuesday, April 02, 2024
 • Development continues in Bristol: Sessions Building open to developers; Dairy Queen still up in the air (43) TBE
 • Police Blotter: April 1, 2024 (35) Police Blotter
 • Morello put up as interim Bristol police chief (20) Press
 • City’s OM Keystone show to feature Fleetwood Mac (16) Press
 • Eversource Gas Main Replacement Projects (15) Bristol
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 4/1/2024 (7) BHS
 • St. Paul’s Tice has had a year to remember as she takes NVL, states top honors (6) Press
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • Lancers, Rams have five named All-CCC (4) Press
 • Making a Wish: Jersey Mike’s raises $16K for charity (3) Press
 • Railroad crossing on Center Street to be closed Tuesday morning through Wednesday afternoon (3) TBE
 • Forestville’s Memorial Parade seeking participants, from family members of those lost at war to youth groups (3) TBE
 • Presidential primary voting begins at 6 a.m. (3) TBE
 • Bill To Address Cyberflashing, Domestic Violence, NDAs Clears Judiciary Committee (3) CT News Junkie
 • Libraries will be front and center next week (3) Press
 • Day 2 of April’s poetry selections (2) TBE
 • Democrats, Advocates Say Standardizing Hospital Financial Assistance Forms Will Promote Health Equity (2) CT News Junkie
 • Legislative Republicans Offer Proposals To Deter Voter Fraud (2) CT News Junkie


• Monday, April 01, 2024
 • Police Blotter: March 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 2024 (47) Police Blotter
 • Bristol railroad crossing repairs closes part of Center Street, police say (15) CTInsider
 • Today’s meetings include library board and Police Memorial Committee (9) TBE
 • CT's worker shortage in manufacturing needs to be addressed, but how? (7) CTInsider
 • Historical Society - Bristol Preserved 3/31/2024 (7) BHS
 • UConn men’s and women’s basketball programs continue to hold their own in this year’s NCAA tournaments (5) TBE
 • CT bill would alter utility shutoff protection for severely ill (5) CTInsider
 • Good morning, Bristol! (5) TBE
 • St. Paul softball falls to Ellington on opening day (4) Press
 • St. Paul finding new identity with new underclassmen (3) Press
 • St. Paul baseball drops contest at Wolcott, 4-3, on opening day (3) TBE
 • Marine Corps red satin jacket conferred on Iwo Jima veteran in ceremony at American Legion Hall (3) TBE
 • St. Paul softball falls to Ellington on opening day (2) Press
 • Bristol Eastern gets set to face off against Maloney in season-opener (1) Press
 • April is poetry month–here’s a few for today (1) TBE



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