Statewide Roundup

Bristol to Host Educational HIV/AIDS Forum


On Wednesday, April 17, professionals involved in HIV/AIDS prevention and care are invited to attend the annual HIV Educational Forum sponsored by Bristol Mayor’s Task Force on HIV/AIDS. This event will feature speakers on multiple topics related to HIV/AIDS including Hepatitis C, Opioid ...READ MORE

Bristol Police warn residents about scams


The Social Security Administration (SSA) and its Office of the Inspector General (OIG) launched a joint Public Service Announcement (PSA) campaign addressing a nationwide telephone impersonation scheme. Social Security and the OIG continue to receive reports from across the country about fraudulent ...READ MORE

How to Celebrate World Down Syndrome Day


According to, WDSD was first observed in 2006 in many countries around the world. March 21 was declared World Down Syndrome Day by the United Nations General Assembly on December 19, 2011. WDSD said the General Assembly “invites all Member States, relevant ...READ MORE

Mandee to Close Bristol Plaza Location


The parent company of clothing retailer Mandee will close its Bristol location by the end of next month according to staff members. The retailer is offering deep discounts before its closure. Mandee is a budget brand targeting people aged 18 to 25. Some of the United States’ most prominent ...READ MORE