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Town Council fills Bristol boards and commissions

The Bristol Town Council continued to take care of its new year obligations at its meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 7, complying with its duty to fill several town council appointed positions. Gregg Marsili, the sole applicant for the position of harbormaster, was unanimously re-appointed to the position. His application for re-appointment came with the recommendations


Ursillo reappointed as town solicitor

The Bristol Town Council settled some unfinished business from its reorganizational meeting by reappointing the firm of Ursillo, Teitz and Richt Ltd. as the town’s solicitor for the next two years. The council reappointed the firm Dec. 17 after interviewing Michael Ursillo, a partner in the firm, which has held the solicitor position in Bristol

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Bristol finances solid, but on ‘slippery slope’

Overall, the Town of Bristol is on solid ground financially, according to a recent audit of the town’s financials for fiscal 2014, but, the auditors warned, recurring deficiencies and a downward trend in the town’s unrestricted funds could put Bristol’s favorable bond rating at risk. Judith Ventura Enright, of LGC&D, the auditing firm hired to

Editorial: Change is good … sometimes

Change came to the Bristol Town Council quickly, just moments after the council’s democratic majority took control of the gavel. Councilman Nathan Calouro replaced Mary Parella as chairperson of the council last Wednesday night, and Timothy Sweeney took over the vice-chairmanship from Halsey Herreshoff as the Democratic majority took the reins over the two Republicans.


In Bristol, Democratic majority takes control over Town Council

While the Bristol Town Council remained intact after voters re-elected all five incumbent candidates, the three Democratic Party members of the five-seat council ousted Republican Chairwoman Mary Parella from that position, putting Nathan Calouro in charge of the gavel. Councilman Tim Sweeney, who after last election caught flak from the Democratic Party for supporting Ms.


Bristol to TINKER with incubator space

Innovative people who “make things” will soon have a place in town for their entrepreneurial dreams to be born. The Bristol Town Council approved TINKER Bristol’s plans to open a manufacturing incubator and “maker space” that will provide workspace and tools for creative people to create. “Makers from all disciplines,” will have access to the