Author: jgoralski

Bristol Blues win 4 out of 5

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Although they had a rainout and a day off in between, the Bristol Blues baseball team still managed to manufacture their most successful stint yet this season, dropping just one game out of five last…

Ronnie Palmer takes the helm for Bristol Blues

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Some managers have a rough start during their first year with a new ball club. On the other hand, some put together a winning formula as soon as they arrive. Bristol Blues manager Ronnie Palmer…

Bristol Blues rebound from slow start

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After losing their first six games of the summer season, the Bristol Blues baseball team has slowly made their way back to contention in the West Division. Bristol is now just a game below .500…

3-straight wins snap Blues’ 6-game skid

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After beginning their summer season with three-straight losses in week one, the Bristol Blues baseball team continued down the same road with three losses last week. However, the Blues crawled out of the cellar and…

Bristol Blues open June 1; hosting pro wrestling this year

The Bristol Blues season is right around the corner with Opening Day on June 1. This season there will be an expanded “Blues Entertainment Experience” to Muzzy Field. The Blues have announced an agreement with Northeast Wrestling, the leading independent…

Consumer Protection issues warning about consumer scam

On Thursday, March 30, the Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) issued a warning to consumers about a scam targeting businesses and professionals.  The email says that you must respond to a complaint filed against you.  DCP urges consumers and professionals not to…

Connecticut State Police announce trooper exams and info session

The Connecticut State Police Academy will be holding a coffee and conversation meeting for men and women looking to become state troopers. On Saturday, April 8, from 8 a.m. to noon, anyone with interest is welcome to visit the academy…

Obituary: Marcia Ann (Muszynski) Genatowski, 72

Marcia Ann (Muszynski) Genatowski, resident of Owasso, Okla., passed from this life on Monday, March 6, 2017 at the age of 72 years. Marcia was born January 11, 1945 in New Britain, CT to Michael and Helen (Zionce) Muszynski. She…

Obituary: Mildred (Czapla) Pilarski, 87

Mildred (Czapla) Pilarski, 87, passed away on Saturday March 4 2017 at Hartford Hospital. She was the wife of the late Wallace Pilarski. Mildred was born on Feb. 20, 1930 in Clifton Heights, PA, the daughter of the late John…

Obituary: Donald W. Barrows, 82

Donald W. Barrows, 82, of Plainville and Ft. Lauderdale, FL, passed away on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital. Born on January 29, 1935 in Plainville to the late Albert and Alfield (Sungren) Barrows, he had been a…