Author: jgoralski

Price Chopper partners with Red Cross to ‘Give what fire takes’

This September, Price Chopper is once again joining forces with the American Red Cross to “Give What Fire Takes.” From Sept. 1 to Sept. 30, Price Chopper shoppers can join the effort to support families affected by home fires, and enable…

Bees ready to rematch Barnstormers

NEW BRITAIN BEES (65-63) AT LANCASTER BARNSTORMERS (60-67) In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees look to make it two straight wins over the Barnstormers! First pitch 7PM! Series: New Britain evened the season series with Lancaster at nine games…

PARC walkathon strides forward toward Oct. 1

Plans for the 16th annual Helen Coughlin Memorial Walkathon are developing rapidly for the major fundraiser set for Saturday, Oct. 1 at Norton Park thanks to sponsors, staff, volunteers, supporters and members. For more than 50 years, PARC has provided…

Bees open road trip with a win in Lancaster

BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: In the opener of a nine-game road trip, the Bees road a rock solid pitching performance to a series opening 4-2 win over the Barnstormers. The Game Changed When…:…Bees receiver Eric Fornataro, who…

Bees open 9 game road trip at Lancaster

NEW BRITAIN BEES (64-63) AT LANCASTER BARNSTORMERS (60-66) ========== In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees hit the road for their final road trip of the season, taking on Lancaster in the first of three! First pitch is 7PM! Series:…

Eight game winning streak snapped in double header

LEE FIRES SIX STRONG INNINGS IN GAME 1 WIN GAME 1 BOX SCORE | GAME 2 BOX SCORE In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees’ eight game winning streak came to an end after they won the first game 3-2…

Obituary: Eileen (Gray) Lunn, 88

Eileen (Gray) Lunn, 88, of Plainville, passed away on September 2, 2016, at The Pines of Bristol surrounded by her loving family.  She was the wife of the late Donald P. Lunn. She was born on July 8, 1928, in…

Obituary: Michael Horn, 52

Michael Horn, 52, died on Monday, Aug. 15 after a long battle with a genetic heart condition. He was the husband of Dawn Horn. He was born on July 26, 1964. He was originally from Waterbury,  but he resided in Southington and…

Blues falls short of FCBL post-season

By MICHAEL LETENDRE STAFF WRITER With postseason implications on the line, the Bristol Blues finished out the final week of the 2016 campaign with most of its games coming on the road. And with the American Legion Northeast Regional Baseball Tournament…

Classic car show at the Southington drive-in on Sunday

The 2016 “Wings of Hope” team, along with Katie and Mike Dragon, will be sponsoring the 5th annual “Rev Up for a Cure” event on Sunday, Aug. 14 at the Southington Drive-In, 935 Meriden Waterbury Rd. in Plantsville. The classic…