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October party to support Pop-Up Parks

May 23, 2019
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The Broad View Fund at the Main Street Community Foundation has announced the 2019 beneficiary of the proceeds from the 13th Annual Cocktails @ Eight to be held on Saturday, Oct. 19. This year’s proceeds will help to support a new initiative from the Bristol Parks and Recreation Department entitled “All Heart Pop-Up Parks” launching…

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Obituaries: Linda Thomas Smythe

May 23, 2019
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Obituaries: Linda Thomas Smythe

Linda Thomas Smythe passed away on May 19, 2019. She lived most of her life in Bristol, CT. Linda graduated from Bristol Eastern High School and Then Central Connecticut State College. She received a master’s degree in Speech Pathology from Southern Connecticut State College and was ASHA certified to work in all areas of speech…

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Obituaries: Linda Thomas Smythe

May 23, 2019
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Obituaries: Linda Thomas Smythe

Linda Thomas Smythe passed away on May 19, 2019. She lived most of her life in Bristol, CT. Linda graduated from Bristol Eastern High School and Then Central Connecticut State College. She received a master’s degree in Speech Pathology from Southern Connecticut State College and was ASHA certified to work in all areas of speech…

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Obituaries: Douglas Owen Curtis

May 23, 2019
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Obituaries: Douglas Owen Curtis

Douglas Owen Curtis, 72, of Terryville, husband of Carol (Grodecki) Curtis passed away Wednesday May 22, 2019 at Bristol Hospital. Douglas was born November 14, 1946 in Hartford, CT, son of the late Gordon and Lucy (Hadsell) Curtis.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam era. Prior to his retirement…

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Obituaries: Douglas Owen Curtis

May 23, 2019
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Obituaries: Douglas Owen Curtis

Douglas Owen Curtis, 72, of Terryville, husband of Carol (Grodecki) Curtis passed away Wednesday May 22, 2019 at Bristol Hospital. Douglas was born November 14, 1946 in Hartford, CT, son of the late Gordon and Lucy (Hadsell) Curtis.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam era. Prior to his retirement…

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Changes instituted at transfer station

May 23, 2019
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The Department of Public Works has initiated multiple changes that will affect residential permit holders to the transfer station on Lake Avenue, beginning on July 1. Current and new residential transfer station customers are required to maintain a minimum account balance of $25.00 in order to utilize the transfer station. Some customers who have higher…

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Changes instituted at transfer station

May 23, 2019
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The Department of Public Works has initiated multiple changes that will affect residential permit holders to the transfer station on Lake Avenue, beginning on July 1. Current and new residential transfer station customers are required to maintain a minimum account balance of $25.00 in order to utilize the transfer station. Some customers who have higher…

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Documentary focuses on tour to foster unity through music

May 23, 2019
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Documentary focuses on tour to foster unity through music

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR In the divisive post-election America of 2016, the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus organized a concert tour of the Deep South. The mission of the 300-member choir was as much about starting a dialogue with opponents of the LGBTQ+ community as it was about facilitating unity through the power of…

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Documentary focuses on tour to foster unity through music

May 23, 2019
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Documentary focuses on tour to foster unity through music

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR In the divisive post-election America of 2016, the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus organized a concert tour of the Deep South. The mission of the 300-member choir was as much about starting a dialogue with opponents of the LGBTQ+ community as it was about facilitating unity through the power of…

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Documentary focuses on tour to foster unity through music

May 23, 2019
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Documentary focuses on tour to foster unity through music

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR In the divisive post-election America of 2016, the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus organized a concert tour of the Deep South. The mission of the 300-member choir was as much about starting a dialogue with opponents of the LGBTQ+ community as it was about facilitating unity through the power of…

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