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Karsyn Medeiros, 9, of Bristol, came prepared, sheltering under an umbrella as the skies opened up over Hope Street just before 9:30 a.m.

Spectators await parade, torrential rains

Spectators await parade, torrential rains

Parade goers began lining Hope and High streets at 5 a.m. Friday — more than five hours before the start of the parade —reserving the best viewing spots along the 4th of July Parade route. Some even started camping out overnight, despite prohibitions on overnight camping. Others took their beds with them, catching an early morning

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Arthur likely to affect July 4th weather

The soon-to-be Hurricane Arthur, the first named storm of the Atlantic Hurricane season, is threatening to put a damper on Bristol’s 4th of July celebration. The first tropical depression of the season is currently spinning off the coast of South Florida. It is expected to become Tropical Storm Arthur this afternoon, and continue to strengthen