Local News for Bristol, Connecticut


Bristol Sports Hall of Fame names 2020 scholarship winners

By Jack Krampitz The Bristol Sports Hall of Fame recently announced the following students as recipients of the 2020 BSHOF Scholarships: From Bristol Central, Jithu Sajeevan wins the BSHOF Leary Family Memorial Scholarship andJacob Santiago wins the BSHOF Alfred Greenleaf Memorial Scholarship. From Bristol Eastern, Rebecca Bender wins the BSHOF Christopher Calnan Memorial Scholarship, andEmily READ MORE.

“Ten Minutes” with Reinhart Walker

Hosted by David Fortier Reinhart Walker teaches math at Bristol Central High School. A lifelong Bristol resident, Walker is a member of the 1976 Forestville Little League All-Star team that made it all the way to Williamsport and has served on the Bristol Board of Education. He is a family friend. At the moment, like READ MORE.

Deaths from Covid-19 reach 100,000 nationally

On Monday, the state of Connecticut coronavirus website reported 525 confirmed cases in Bristol, with 68 for a .0875 rate of infection. Total tests reported from Bristol totaled 2,420. In a population 0f approximately 60,000, the tests reflect a percentage of .04 here having been tested. At the same time, the number of confirmed cases READ MORE.