Local News for Bristol, Connecticut


Bristol Central held the edge in early CCC Thanksgiving day football battles against Bristol Eastern

By Michael Letendre  The Bristol Edition is in the middle of reviewing all the epic Thanksgiving Day scholastic football wars between Bristol Central and Bristol Eastern over the years.  The Battle for the Bell was contested in both the Central Connecticut Interscholastic League and the Colonial Conference between 1959-1983.  But the Colonial Conference eventually crumbled READ MORE.

Winter Reading Starting Soon!

Winter Reading is starting soon! for information on the details see the Winter Issue of Connections our Adult Services newsletter and check out the summary below: The post Winter Reading Starting Soon! appeared first on Bristol Public Library. Read the article on bristollib.com READ MORE.

Thanksgiving Day football in Colonial Conference play belonged to Bristol Central

By Michael Letendre  The trek through the history of the Bristol Central/Bristol Eastern Thanksgiving football battles continues today in The Bristol Edition, focusing on the squad’s confrontations in Colonial Conference play.  After the 1973-1974 scholastic campaign, four local programs – including Central and Eastern – took their talents from the Central Connecticut Interscholastic League to READ MORE.