Author Archives: Eric Dickervitz

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Jins liquor license suspended

Jins liquor license suspended

It’s been a common theme that the Bristol Town Council has conveyed to those petitioning for a liquor license in town — it’s OK for a restaurant to serve alcohol, but don’t morph into a bar that serves food. On Wednesday, Nov. 12, that message was clearly delivered to the owners of Jins Asian Fusion


Bristol County risking ‘catastrophic’ water failure

When Bristol Town Councilman Tim Sweeney accidentally spilled his water while making a point at Monday night’s special Town Council meeting, he quipped, “There’s our redundant water supply.” Although he made light of the topic that prompted the meeting, Bristol County Water Authority Executive Director Pamela Marchand gave a bleak report that could affect thousands

Sonya Whipp

Bristol principal is Audubon’s Educator of the Year

In her efforts to enhance her students’ educational experience, Guiteras School Principal Sonya Whipp tries to enhance the classroom environment. Sometimes, she said, that requires bringing the classroom into the environment. For her efforts, last month, Ms. Whipp was recognized as the Audubon Society’s Educator of the Year, in part, for taking the initiative to