Life Star responds to serious motorcycle crash on Divinity Street

September 5, 2017
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A 21-year-old Bristol man suffered life-threatening injuries over Labor Day weekend after a serious motorcycle crash at the Tulip Street intersection of Divinity Street. According to a press release from the Bristol Police Department, Gabriel Cruz-Salgado was driving his motorcycle west on Divinity Street last Saturday when 45-year-old William Benoit of Bristol collided with him…

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They’re a bunch of Tramps

November 25, 2016
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By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER BRISTOL – The Bristol Tramps Sports Reunion is dedicated to the people of our community (sponsors, participants and supporters) who promote and engage in sports in Bristol, Connecticut. For 46 years, the Tramps have been Helping Preserve Bristol’s Sports History. You’ve heard about Bristol Tramps before but what is the…

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Police blotter for June 19 edition

June 17, 2015
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Police blotter for June 19 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Wednesday, June 3 through Wednesday, June 10: Kamila Lipinska, 25, of 100 South End Rd., Southington, was charged for an incident on Oct. 1, 2014 for passing a standing school bus. Frank J. Vinci, 42, of 488 Curtiss St., Southington, was arrested on June 3 for…

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Police blotter for June 19 edition

June 17, 2015
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Police blotter for June 19 edition

The Southington Police Department announced the following arrests from Wednesday, June 3 through Wednesday, June 10: Kamila Lipinska, 25, of 100 South End Rd., Southington, was charged for an incident on Oct. 1, 2014 for passing a standing school bus. Frank J. Vinci, 42, of 488 Curtiss St., Southington, was arrested on June 3 for…

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Connecticut jury awards $7M in scouts abuse case

December 18, 2014
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WATERBURY, Connecticut (AP) _ A man who says he was sexually abused by a Connecticut scout leader in the mid-1970s won a $7 million jury verdict against the Boy Scouts of America. Lawyers for the man said the decision handed down Friday in Waterbury Superior Court was the largest verdict for compensatory damages against the…

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Groups object to Democrats’ Malloy mailer

October 16, 2014
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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ State elections regulators and a government watchdog group have formally objected to the Connecticut Democratic Party, saying money raised for federal campaigns is being used to pay for a mailer benefiting Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s re-election bid. The State Elections Enforcement Commission and Common Cause of Connecticut said Tuesday they’ve submitted…

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