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  • Busted: Bristol Police Arrests

    The Roundup offers current arrests made by the Bristol Police Department on a daily basis: Arrest blotters for: January 16, 2018 January 15, 2018 January 14, 2018 Useful Resources You can compliment an officer or department employee or file a citizen complaint about a police officer online. You can also visit the Police Headquarters ...READ MORE
  • Major Arrest Made at Bristol Central High School

    According to Bristol Police, on Tuesday a Bristol Detective observed a male exit the front entrance to Bristol Central High School, 480 Wolcott Street, and recognized the male as Jose Torres, 37, of Gridley Street in Bristol. Torres had two outstanding arrest warrants for Sale of Narcotics. Torres was taken into custody by the Detective and ...READ MORE
  • Mayor’s Schedule for the Week of January 15-20

    Monday, January 15 Bristol CT NAACP‘s MLK day Breakfast; Grand Opening at Dynamite Deals, Farmers Market info meeting (Collinsville), meeting with Councilwoman Fortier on various items. Tuesday, January 16 Meetings with Water Superintendent Rob Longo, Senior Center Director Patty Tomasczak, weekly meeting with Corporation Counsel Dale ...READ MORE
  • Annual Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner Rescheduled

    The Annual Scholarship Pasta Dinner has been rescheduled to be held at Nuchie’s on Thursday, February 15th with a snow date of February 22nd. The supper is from 5pm to 7pm and all Bristol Historical Society members and the public are welcome. This event is held as a fundraiser for our Scholarship Fund. The Grant is then awarded to a local ...READ MORE
  • Tunxis to Offer EMT Training

    Tunxis Community College will offer an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Basic Training course in Bristol starting in February. The course will be held Monday and Wednesday evenings, Feb. 5-May 23, and some Saturdays. Approved by the Connecticut Office of Emergency Medical Services, the course prepares students for the exams to become nationally ...READ MORE
  • 2018 Bristol Water Awareness Forum to Feature “Before the Flood”

    Leonardo DiCaprio’s film “Before the Flood” will be shown as part of this year’s Water Awareness event sponsored by Pequabuck River Watershed Association on Saturday, January 27 at Bristol Public Library. “Before the Flood” is a star-studded rally for the need to save the world from apocalyptic climate change. Hosted by Oscar-winning ...READ MORE
  • Bristol Police seek missing elderly man

    Update: Aiudi has been found at Hartford Hospital. Donald Aiudi, 83, of Bristol has been reported missing. Aiudi is described as a white male, approximately 5’8”, 170 pounds with thin white hair, brown eyes and a light complexion. A Silver Alert has been issued for Aiudi. Although it is unknown what clothing Aiudi was last wearing he usually ...READ MORE
  • Don’t Blow Your Horn in Bristol Without Permission

    Every city and town has ordinances (laws) to protect its citizens and enforce the quality of life they want to provide. Bristol is no different. Some laws are strange and outdated. For example, if you plan to solicit a business in Bristol be careful not to blow your horn. No peddler, solicitor or canvasser, or any person in his behalf, shall ...READ MORE
  • Gigs in Bristol: 1/14/18

    Welcome back to Gigs in Bristol — your source for finding current job openings in Bristol. Whether you are searching for a part-time position or full-time, let Bristol Roundup connect you with your local dream job. Circulation Clerk– New City of Bristol –  7 reviews – Bristol, CT $18.64 an hour Facilitates the use of ...READ MORE
  • If You Go: Firehouse Subs

    Friendly fast food with a Heart… Last month a unique new grinder and sandwich shop opened in Bristol at 594 Farmington Ave. across from the Bristol Plaza. Firehouse Subs is only the second CT location of this rapidly growing franchise, which, according to its website, has opened more than 1,050 restaurants in the U.S., Canada and Mexico ...READ MORE
  • Dee’s Cleaners to relocate out of Bristol Plaza

    Dee’s Cleaners & Laundromat in Bristol Plaza is planning to move to a new and improved Rt. 6 location this Spring.  Dee’s says the new free standing building formerly occupied by Insane Irving’s will have more space and capacity, room for comfortable lounge areas, and much better visibility on route 6. The longtime business ...READ MORE
  • The Most Expensive Home For Sale in Bristol

    Imagine entertaining family and friends at your very own private lakefront home. This builders custom contemporary is situated on 1 acre of mature grounds and approx. 75 feet of premier lakeside beach. From the moment you walk through the imported mahogany front door, this property screams elegance. The inviting foyer leads to a massive 22X16 ...READ MORE
  • Most unusual items uncovered by TSA in 2017

    Airline passengers in the U.S. remain confused about what items they are allowed to bring into the cabin of a commercial plane. That is evident by a list of the most unusual items discovered in 2017 by the Transportation Security Administration, which has posted such a list for the last few years. The latest catalog of dangerous and strange items ...READ MORE

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Wells Fargo customers complain bank did auto payments twice: Reports

Wells Fargo customers complain bank did auto payments twice: Reports

Customers of Wells Fargo said the bank withdrew automatic payments twice Wednesday, leading to problems with their accounts. Reports from New Jersey and Texas said customers had payments deducted twice and had to wait hours on the phone to talk to customer service. The Austin Statesman reported, “In some cases, that sent customers’ balances to zero — or below zero — and triggered the possibility of overdraft protection fees. Some customers received email notices telling them that they now had […]

Multiple Pennsylvania police officers injured in shooting, officials say

Multiple Pennsylvania police officers injured in shooting, officials say

HARRISBURG (Fox News) — Multiple Pennsylvania police officers were injured Thursday after a shooting in Harrisburg, officials said. The episode occurred about 6:30 a.m., FOX43 reported. Multiple officers were injured in the incident, the district attorney’s office confirmed to Fox News, but it’s unclear if they suffered gunshot wounds. The officers were transported to a hospital but the number of officers injured and the nature and severity of their injuries weren’t immediately known. District Attorney Fran Chardo told PennLive the officers were serving a […]

Headless chickens found in Bridgeport courtroom 

Headless chickens found in Bridgeport courtroom 

BRIDGEPORT  — Authorities in Bridgeport are investigating the discovery of two decapitated chickens inside a courtroom. Judicial marshals and maintenance staff investigating a putrid smell made the grisly discovery Wednesday morning in the public seating area of the courtroom on Golden Hill Street in Bridgeport. The headless chickens were under a bench. Authorities say the carcasses were decorated in silver, green and gold glitter. There was no immediate indication how the decapitated chickens got there and the discovery is under investigation. […]

Winter storm kills 3 in the South, cancels hundreds of flights

Winter storm kills 3 in the South, cancels hundreds of flights

ATLANTA — A winter storm that killed two people in Louisiana and one in Houston has blanketed the South in snow and ice, causing traffic pileups, canceling hundreds of flights and prompting officials to urge people to stay indoors through Thursday afternoon, when a considerable warm-up is expected. More than 400 flights had been canceled by Thursday morning, most to and from airports in Atlanta and North Carolina, according to the tracking site FlightAware. Thousands of customers across Georgia and […]

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  • Welcome back to Gigs in Bristol — your source for finding current job openings in Bristol. Whether you are searching for a part-time position or full-time, let Bristol ...READ MORE

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  • The Roundup offers current arrests made by the Bristol Police Department on a daily basis: Arrest blotters for: January 16, 2018 January 15, 2018 January 14, 2018 Useful ...READ MORE