Green Lady Continues to Haunt

The Seventh Day Baptist — Green Lady — Cemetery is the oldest cemetery in Burlington that we all know too well. It dates back to the late 18th century and was used as a burial ground for members of the Church. The cemetery is best known by the name of Green Lady Cemetery, due to stories and sightings … Continue reading Green Lady Continues to Haunt

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Terryville Public Library Receives $500 American Society of Radiologic Technologists Grant

The Terryville Public Library has received a $500 grant from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists to purchase books and educational materials on medical imaging and radiation therapy.  The grant program is part of National Radiologic Technology Week®, an annual event that recognizes the vital work of medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals across the … Continue reading Terryville Public Library Receives $500 American Society of Radiologic Technologists Grant

Local Man From Dominican Republic Sentenced for Illegal Reentry

John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that FREDDY ANTONIO MARTE-JEREZ, 58, a citizen of the Dominican Republic last residing in Danbury, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Victor A. Bolden in Bridgeport to approximately 15 months of imprisonment, time served, for illegally reentering the U.S. after being deported. … Continue reading Local Man From Dominican Republic Sentenced for Illegal Reentry

Imagine Nation Election Day Workshops For Kids

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center, located at One Pleasant Street in Bristol will be open from 9:30am-5pm on Election Day, Tuesday, November 5th. A variety of themed educational workshops will be held throughout the day in the museum studios. All workshops are free with museum admission. No advance registration is required. Election Day … Continue reading Imagine Nation Election Day Workshops For Kids

Candidate Q&A: Andrew Klimkoski Candidate For Burlington Board of Finance

The Roundup has once again sent questionnaires to every local candidate running for public office in this year’s election. In an effort to properly inform voters, their answers are unedited. The goal is to give the candidates the opportunity to offer their thoughts on issues directly to their constitutes. In return, it gives voters the … Continue reading Candidate Q&A: Andrew Klimkoski Candidate For Burlington Board of Finance

Mum-A-Thon Road Race Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Andrew Barton, Mum-A-Thon Race Director, announced the October 20, 2019 running of the Mum-A-Thon Road races. This will be the 50th Anniversary of this long-standing Bristol tradition. In 1970 Bristol hosted an 8-mile road race that brought in world class runners. This year the 8 Miler is back! The race will include 3 events – … Continue reading Mum-A-Thon Road Race Celebrates 50th Anniversary

What is Your Favorite Restaurant?

Hey everyone, I'm doing a local media competition for restaurant idea pitches and could really use all of your guys' help. Essentially I want you guys to tell me about your favorite restaurants. What are your favorite dishes there? What makes them unique? What is the atmosphere like? Is there a theme? How expensive are … Continue reading What is Your Favorite Restaurant?

Bristol Manufacturers Expand Their Footprints

The Bristol Development Authority is proud to support two manufacturers in the All Heart City who have experienced success doing business in the City of Bristol. Both AMKO Precision Aerospace Machining and LAB Securities Systems Corporation are expanding their footprints in order to grow and increase their capabilities. AMKO LLC, an aerospace manufacturer that relocated … Continue reading Bristol Manufacturers Expand Their Footprints