Obituaries: Theresa G. Michaud

July 20, 2018
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Theresa G. Michaud, 86, died on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. She was born May 27, 1932 in Frenchville, Maine to the late Leonard and Emma (Martin) Gagnon. Theresa is survived by her two daughters: Joyce Bouchard of Bristol, Cynthia Berardinelli of Burlington; her brother: Gerald Gagnon and his wife Gloria of Plainville; six sisters: Jeanne…

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Obituaries: Allen L. Martin

July 10, 2018
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Obituaries: Allen L. Martin

Allen L. Martin, 47, of Bristol, beloved husband of Kellie (McGivney) Martin, passed away after a two year battle with cancer on Saturday, July 7, 2018, at St. Francis Hospital.  Allen was born on May 30, 1971 in Bristol and was the son of the late Leo Martin and Jacqueline (Roussel) Martin.   Raised in…

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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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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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