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  1. Recent Homes Sold in Bristol-WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    Winter means no fresh local food? Think again. There's farmers markets in SK, NK, EG, Middletown, Richmond, Woonsocket Bristol and Pawtucket The call is similar to calls received by real estate agents in Southeastern Massachusetts, prompting police there to issue safety warnings.


  2. Eight Indoor Farmers Markets Offer Local Flavor All WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    ... Winter Market, visit its website at . The Mount Hope Year-round Market at Mount Hope Farm in Bristol is open Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Among the many products that are available at this market are locally-raised meat, ...


  3. Reader's letter: We have to learn lessons from historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | This Is Bristol

    NO and forever no to Greater Bristol, Greater Bristol Region. It would be a disaster, a "pie in the sky" an unworkable unified mess.


  4. IYRS Announces Land Purchase, Newport Campus ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    ... Rhode Island School of Design and Roger Williams University. The land purchase will enable the school to move its Bristol-based programs in composites technology and marine systems into the new facilities "and to use these facilities to establish a ...


  5. COMMENT: Bristol should control its boundaries like ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | This Is Bristol

    OF course most residents of South Gloucestershire and North Somerset do not want to be part of Bristol, but this is more likely to be due to their fear of council tax bills increasing, rather than any local pride. However, many quite happily work in Bristol and make use of the facilities provided by those of us across the boundary who pay more.


  6. Worker at New Bedford trash hauler dies on the jobRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | WLNE-TV Providence

    A spokesman for the Bristol district attorney's office says 64-year-old Manuel Viera was walking in ABC Disposal's parking lot at about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday when a large flatbed truck that transports Dumpsters accidentally struck him. The driver of the truck was a 59-year-old employee of the company from Fall River.


  7. College wrestling: OAC honors ONUa s LovejoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 |

    ... finished 5-0 with four pins to capture the 285-pound weight class on Saturday at the Roger Williams Invitational in Bristol, Rhode Island. He followed by winning all three of his matches by pin on Sunday to the lead the Polar Bears to three ...


  8. Obituary: Shirley Ann Gardiner, Avid Knitter, Interior Decorator, CollectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 |

    Shirley Ann Gardiner, 82, formerly of Bristol, Rhode Island passed away Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at the Tuscany Villa Assisting Living Facility in Naples, Florida. She was the wife of the late Elmer M Gardiner.


  9. WPI, Clark advance to Worcester City Tip-Off finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... team highs with 25 points and eight rebounds to push the Falcons past the Rams at the Roger Williams Tournament in Bristol, Rhode Island. Keyon Armstrong added 15 points and Jalen Williams scored 10 for the Falcons, who will play in the championship ...


  10. Fresh-faced Fitchburg State ready to open seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The Fitchburg State University men's basketball team will have a completely new look this season, as the Falcons return only four players from a disappointing 2013 campaign. Comprised mostly of newcomers from the junior college ranks, Fitchburg State is looking for a fresh start as it opens up the season Saturday in the Rogers Williams Courtyard Marriott Tournament in Bristol, R.I. "We have four returning players from last year's team, and the rest are incoming recruits," Fitchburg State head coach Titus Manderson said.


  11. GZA GeoEnvironmental promotes John P. Hartley to Senior PrincipalRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 13, 2014 - PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc., a leading environmental and geotechnical consulting firm, announces that John P. Hartley of Bristol, Rhode Island has been promoted to Senior Principal. Hartley serves as GZA's New England Regional Operations Officer and has been with the firm for nearly 30 years.


  12. Polar Vortex to Hit Bristol, Warren; Snow LikelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 |

    New England will see a smaller amount of snow. On Thursday night, there will likely be some wet snow but no noticeable accumulation in Bristol and Warren.


  13. Lecture: Family Sails from Bristol to FranceRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 |

    In June of this year, Jean-Pierre Mouligne, his wife Kate, their two children, and two French cousins set sail from Bristol on route to France via the Azores. After one month on the open ocean, the family of six arrived at the French port of Arzal.


  14. Health | Blue Cross Blue Shield of RI Opens Bristol Retail LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Go Local

    Left, Tony Teixeira, Bristol Town Administrator, joins Blue Cross & Blue Shield representatives at the ribbon cutting of the new store located in Bell Tower shopping plaza, 576 Metacom Avenue in Bristol, Rhode Island Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island and the Town of Bristol celebrated the grand opening of BCBSRI's Bristol retail location, Your Blue Store , with a formal ribbon cutting last week. Following the success of the now-permanent Your Blue Store in Warwick, this temporary Bristol retail location offers bilingual, in-person support to help Rhode Islanders in the Easy Bay area make important decisions about their health plans.


  15. Video Interview: Chuck Batchelor Talks Team Performance at Bluefish MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

    BRISTOL a' After watching his athletes pick up numerous wins during the first night of finals of the 2014 Leo's Ristorante Fall Classic, Bluefish Swim Club head coach Chuck Batchelor took a couple of minutes to speak with Swimming World's David Rieder. Batchelor talked about his multi-event winners, including Max Miranda, Kelsey Cordery, and Lilly Vivado.


  16. Tiverton Fire Department Toys for TotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 |

    ... December. Thank you in advance for helping out this great cause! A huge thank you to Bay State Street Machines from Bristol, who will be donating $2000 worth of toys to kickstart our Campaign.


  17. "If You Lived Here Long Ago" at Linden Place MansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 |

    ... vation, restoration, and promotion of Linden Place, an 1810 Federal period mansion located in the center of downtown Bristol, RI. The Linden Place organization offers cultural and educational programs to the RI community.


  18. Obituary: Leona Caroline Sullivan, 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 6 |

    ... sister Janice F. Leary of Newport. She was the aunt of George Leary and his wife Carol of Newport, Janel Leary of Bristol and James Leary of Newport and great aunt of Meaghan Leary, Shawn Leary and great great aunt of Aiden Leary all of Newport. ...


  19. Bristol and Warren Residents Face Charges Linked to RI Cocaine Distribution RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 |

    Several residents from Bristol and Warren and 12 other individuals from Rhode Island and Massachusetts are scheduled to be arraigned in Providence County Superior Court on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014. The Providence County Grand Jury on Wednesday reported out a 101-count indictment charging 20 men and one woman in the involvement in a cocaine distribution ring throughout Rhode Island called "Operation Get Shorty," according to the State of Rhode Island press release .


  20. Great Getaways: Providence & BristolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Budget Travel

    ... to fully understand its brilliance. A 30-minute drive from Providence, you'll find the lovely little seaside town of Bristol, a great getaway spot in its own right thanks to its quirky neighborhood shops, natural surroundings, and historic mansions ...


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