The Latest From Bristol

Eagles skate to pair of victories

The East Bay Co-op girls ice hockey team won a pair of games last week. The Eagles defeated the Burrillville Co-op team 4-1 on Wednesday, Feb. 13, and then knocked off the Smithfield Co-op team 8-2 …
Bristol's Belvedere hearing delayed six weeks
The fate of an appeal filed against the Bristol Historic District Commission’s approval of Jim Roiter’s “Belvedere … Read More
State audit: Ascencao misspent thousands on District 68 campaign
Would-be House of Representatives District-68 winner Laufton Ascencao misspent thousands of dollars in campaign contributions and a … Read More
Bristol's DeWolf Tavern turns 15 with a new owner
With one logistical detail — the transfer of a liquor license — Chef Sai Viswanath recently became the sole owner of … Read More
Obituaries
Muriel Spence, 94, of Bristol
Considerate and loving, Muriel (Card) Spence, age 94, of 44 Clipper Way in Bristol, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, … Read More
Peter George Florenzano, 73, of Bristol
Peter George Florenzano, 73, of Mason Avenue, Bristol, passed away on Feb. 12, 2019, at Silver Creek Manor. Born in Bristol, he … Read More
Amy Maria Marino, 51, of Bristol
Mrs. Amy Maria (Bernardo) Marino, age 51, of Mulberry Road, Bristol, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, at Rhode Island Hospital, … Read More
Legal Notices
Bristol Legal Notices – Nov. 8, 2018 These Legal Notices were published in the Bristol Phoenix on Nov. 8, 2018.
Bristol Legal Notices — Nov. 1, 2018 These Legal Notices were published in the Bristol Phoenix on Nov. 1, 2018.

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