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Bristol FD to host fire prevention open house

Bristol FD to host fire prevention open house

In an effort to make fire prevention a top priority in everyone’s home, volunteers from the Bristol Fire Department will host an open house for Bristol residents on Sunday, Oct. 12. Each year, the Bristol Fire Department, like departments across the state, respond to numerous calls for smoke and fire emergencies, as well as accidental


Bristol honors fallen firefighters

The Bristol Fire Department continued its 59-year tradition of honoring its deceased members with the annual observance of Firefighter’s Memorial Sunday. The observance began Sunday, June 8 with a Mass at St. Mary’s Church at 11 a.m., celebrated by department chaplain Rev. Barry J. Gamache. At 1 p.m., Fire Chief Robert Martin accompanied a parade

Firefighters battle a blaze at 15 Gooding Avenue on Friday, May 2.

Friday fire closes Gooding Avenue

Fire crews from Bristol and Warren are on the scene of a smoky fire that erupted in the business plaza at 15 Gooding Avenue. Bristol fire department received a call around 6 p.m. on Friday, May 2. When they arrived, the unit, located between Icon Boxing Gym and T.A. Gardiner Plumbing and Heating was filled

Manny DaSilva inscribes a  note honoring his wife's memory. Patricia DaSilva died July 2 of lung cancer.

Bristol firefighters host Pink Heals, offer support

The winter will soon roll in, and Manny DaSilva will have to learn how to blow dry his children’s feet. It was something their mom used to do, to warm their toes when it got cold. Sadly, Patricia DaSilva died of lung cancer July 2, and now the Bristol father is raising two young boys,