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Bristol gets ready for musical festival, street fair

Posted on June 14, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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Downtown Bristol will be rockin’ with live music, food and beverage vendors, plus games and fun, this Saturday, June 16, as the Pocock Rocks Music Festival & Street Fair takes over Main Street for the 9th year. Between 3 and 8 p.m., Bristol CORE will close off the main business block, set up tents up and down the middle of the road, and place stages at the east and west ends for a series of live musical performance by six top notch Vermont musical acts.

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Townwide yardsale is June 23 in Bristol; plan for it now

Posted on June 11, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — Got stuff to sell or the itch to buy? The Bristol Recreation Department is hosting it’s 4th annual Town Wide Yard Sale on June 23.

It will give sellers the opportunity to do some spring cleaning and yard sale enthusiasts the chance to find some treasures.  The event is a great way to explore Bristol and meet the people who love to live here.

The advertised time will be 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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Movies in the Park return this summer

Posted on June 11, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — The popular Movies in the Park After Dark series will return to the Bristol town green this summer.

Movies will be shown as soon as it is dark enough on Thursday evenings on the town park between July 5 and Aug. 2.

The Bristol Recreation Department will show film classics on a theater-size screen for a drive-in experience without the driving. On the schedule this year is:

•  July 5 – “National Treasure”

•  July 12 – “Beauty and the Beast”

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Eagle softball rises to the occasion; defeats Slaters for D-II state title

Posted on June 11, 2018 |
By John Flowers



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CASTLETON — Mount Abraham Union High School softball pitcher Audrey Shahan did just about everything one could ask during Friday’s Division II tile game against Fair Haven at Castleton University.

She began by singing the national anthem and then went on to deliver a nine-strikeout, complete-game performance in leading the No. 1 Eagles to a 6-4 win over the No. 2 Slaters and their second-straight title.

Shahan also collected two hits and two RBIs in her own support.

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Bristol band concerts kick off June 20

Posted on June 11, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — The first summer concert of the Bristol Town Band is almost here.

Concerts will be held at 7 p.m. every Wednesday evening from June 20 to Aug. 29.

The Bristol Band has presented outdoor summer band concerts in the gazebo on the town green every Wednesday evening in the summer since shortly after the Civil War — that’s nearly 150 years!.

Bring a lawn chair, blanket or picnic dinner and enjoy an evening of small town entertainment.

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Dar Williams to speak about building up small towns at Bristol conference

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



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BRISTOL — Singer-songwriter Dar Williams is coming to Holley Hall for a sold-out event this Friday, June 8.

Williams, who has performed her pop folk tunes around the country for two decades, this time will give the keynote address at the 2018 Historical Preservation and Downtown Conference in Bristol.

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Bristol eyes land for new rec. center

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
By Christopher Ross



BRISTOL — If all goes well the Bristol Recreation Department will get a new home in the next couple of years, including a new teen center and skate park.

At its May 28 meeting the town selectboard voted to pursue a purchase-and-sale agreement — contingent upon voter approval — for the property at 76 West St., which is adjacent to land owned by the Bristol Recreation Club.

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Bristol Police Log: Police completed 21 foot and car patrols

Posted on June 7, 2018 |
By Addison Independent



BRISTOL — Between May 14 and May 20, Bristol police completed 21 foot and car patrols at various locations, namely on Mountain Street, Main Street and surrounding areas, including near Bristol Elementary School.

Officers also completed 3 hours and 35 minutes of directed patrol, traffic enforcement and patrols of the police district and the town under a contract funded by Vermont Governor’s Highway Safety Program.

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Opioid warriors seeing rays of hope

Posted on May 31, 2018 |
By Christopher Ross



BRISTOL — Therese Giles, a registered nurse at Primary Care Bristol and case manager for its Medication-Assisted Treatment program, is fighting on the front lines of the opioid crisis, and she is seeing some small signs of hope in the battle.

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Bristol trail network expanding

Posted on May 28, 2018 |
By Christopher Ross



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BRISTOL — If all goes well this summer the Bristol Trail Network (BTN) will more than double the number of its completed segments.

Not bad for a project that will celebrate its first birthday this June.

Two segments of the network have been completed so far.

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