Bristol Roundup

August Happening at Barnes Memorial Nature Center


ANIMAL MENAGERIE Saturday, August 3, 2019, 1-2pm Harry C. Barnes Memorial Nature Center, 175 Shrub Rd., Bristol Learn characteristics of animals and meet live examples of each including Madagascar Hissing Cockroaches and an Eastern Screech Owl! KID FRIENDLY! Members: FREE; Non-Members: $5/Adults, ...READ MORE

Mike Reiss Named 2019 Mum Festival Grand Marshall


Mike Reiss has won four Emmys and a Peabody Award during his thirty years writing for “The Simpsons”.  Reiss also ran the show in Season 4, which Entertainment Weekly called “the greatest season of the greatest show in history.” Reiss has written nineteen children’s books, as well as ...READ MORE

Armed Robbery on Main Street


Bristol Police say an armed robbery occurred on Monday evening at Mi Tierra Multiservices, an international grocery store, located at 178 Main Street in Bristol. A male walked into the store and robbed the clerk at knife point. The suspect got away with an undetermined amount of cash and no ...READ MORE

Bristol Offers Cooling Centers During Heatwave


The temperature is on the rise the next few days with anticipated high heat and humidity. The Mayor’s Office said there are cooling stations for those needing help to get away from the heat.    The Bristol Public Library – Main Branch at 5 High Street, is open as a Cooling Center ...READ MORE

Dog Days of Summer


Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center located at One Pleasant Street in Bristol welcomes the public to beat the summer heat and visit the Dog Days Of Summer on Thursday, July 25th from 10:00am to 12:00pm. Meet a variety of tail wagging friends and learn about loveable canine companions ...READ MORE