Feature: Bristol Water Department Joins Fifth Annual “Imagine a Day Without Water”

On Wednesday October 23, 2019, the Bristol Water Department will join water utilities, elected officials, community leaders, educators, and businesses from across the country as part of the fifth annual Imagine a Day Without Water, a nationwide day of education and advocacy about the value of water. Led by the Value of Water Campaign, a … Continue reading Feature: Bristol Water Department Joins Fifth Annual “Imagine a Day Without Water”

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Aging Experts Plan the Future of CT Home Healthcare at Industry Event

Top professionals who work with the elderly are turning to the aging experts at Assisted Living Services Inc. (ALS) and Assisted Living Technologies, Inc. (ALT) of Meriden for information about services and technology that help seniors remain at home. As Connecticut’s leading homecare provider, teams from ALS and ALT are sharing their knowledge at the region’s … Continue reading Aging Experts Plan the Future of CT Home Healthcare at Industry Event

Turkey Time at Barnes Nature Center

Have you ever seen a turkey up close? Do you know what snoods, dewlaps or carbuncles are? Come see and touch some of the turkeys from the farm at Indian Rock Nature Preserve. Learn about these big, beautiful birds and enjoy making turkey crafts! If you go: Sunday, November 24, 2019 12pm-3pm Members:  Free Non-Members: … Continue reading Turkey Time at Barnes Nature Center

Trash to Treasure Program Returns to Bristol Farmers Market this Saturday

The FREE “Trash to Treasure Program” returns to the Bristol Farmers Market this Saturday from 10am to 1pm. Over the last few months, the employees at the Transfer Station have been putting items in gently used condition aside, and not sending them to Covanta for incineration. “The City of Bristol pays almost $70 per ton … Continue reading Trash to Treasure Program Returns to Bristol Farmers Market this Saturday

Bristol Arts & Culture Commission to Unveil “Dear Bristol”

On October 27th, Bristol’s Arts & Culture Commission is hosting an unveiling of new traffic box art in downtown Bristol, highlighting memories and historical imagery of the city.  The art, dubbed the “Dear Bristol” Project, features postcards written by longtime Bristol residents highlighting their dear memories of living, working and playing in Bristol. To accompany … Continue reading Bristol Arts & Culture Commission to Unveil “Dear Bristol”

Imagine Nation to Host Election Day Workshops

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 to Host Election Day Workshops

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