Author Archives: Eric Dickervitz


Bristol Public Works creating street repair roadmap

Bristol Public Works creating street repair roadmap

Now that the winter is over, Bristol, like most every city and town in the state, is faced with the problem of what to do with the potholes left behind. In addition to patching potholes throughout the town as quickly as they can get to them, Bristol’s Department of Public Works is prioritizing roads in

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Council attacks Explore Bristol

Bristol Town Council members took a couple swipes at Explore Bristol Monday night, hacking $30,000 from the group’s $50,000 request, and raising questions about the accounting and management of funds. Explore Bristol leader Michael Byrnes was not at the meeting Monday night, but responded to those questions and refuted the implications on Wednesday by saying,

From left, Warren firefighter Paul Dantuono, Bristol Patrol Patrolman Tim Gallison, Ann Marie Roy, Mike Carbone, Marie Ursini, Don Decker, Warren firefighter Bonnie Siharath and Bristol Patrolman Keith Medeiros take a group photo during the training.

Teens learn toll drugs, alcohol can take

When Tori Lynn Andreozzi was 12 years old she was a straight-A student who never said an unkind word about anyone. She was the glue that held together her tight-knit circle of friends, an accomplished and dedicated athlete, and a loyal and loving sister and daughter. Then, while walking home from school one spring day,