Otis Tower Makes Architectural Wonders List

Bristol's Otis Elevator Test Tower was recently featured in Connecticut Magazine's Architectural Wonders of Connecticut. Erik Ofgang of Ct Mag says "Otis is North America’s tallest elevator test tower is home to a high-tech quality control and elevator testing lab that helps the company safely service close to 2 million elevators from New York City to Dubai, where … Continue reading Otis Tower Makes Architectural Wonders List

Visions For Vacancies: Progress Square

Periodically, I’ll feature a commercial building, business or lot for lease and or for sale and ask you what you think would be the best use for it. Forget what zone it’s in, ignore setback regulations, dump lot coverage rules and all the other zoning jargon that puts most people to sleep. If you had your … Continue reading Visions For Vacancies: Progress Square

Chamber announces new young professionals group

  An exciting new young professionals and entrepreneurs group has formed under the Central Connecticut Chambers of Commerce called PYVOT (Professional Young Visionaries of Tomorrow), with the group looking to officially launch May 19 with a public event! “Several Chambers in the State support young professional groups in their region, but Central Connecticut did not have one,” said … Continue reading Chamber announces new young professionals group

5/6/2016 | Daily News Roundup | WFSB rewards ‘Goodness’ in Bristol

Here is today’s Daily News Roundup of local news, sports, business, politics and events from other local news sources. Send your news and events to the Roundup. Channel 3 rewards 'Goodness' in Bristol May 05, 2016 7:55 pm BRISTOL — Finding a house and transitioning into paying a mortgage or rent can be daunting f… Down … Continue reading 5/6/2016 | Daily News Roundup | WFSB rewards ‘Goodness’ in Bristol

PODS breaks ground at Southeast Business Park

A Groundbreaking Ceremony was held on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. for Uniprop AM, LLC. Uniprop AM, LLC purchased approximately 14 acres of land fronting CT-229 (Middle Street) within the Southeast Bristol Business Park at a cost of $703,040. Connecticut Portable Storage LLC, which operates as the Connecticut/Western Massachusetts franchise of the portable storage container company … Continue reading PODS breaks ground at Southeast Business Park

City wants to rename Depot Square

The Bristol Development Authority’s Downtown Committee is exploring the possibility of changing the name of the former Centre Mall downtown site currently known as “Depot Square.” The public is being asked to provide ideas for the potential new designation for the 15-acre site. Residents are encouraged to visit http://www.bristolallheart.com and look for a link to … Continue reading City wants to rename Depot Square

5/5/2016 | Daily News Roundup | Crash kills local pilot

Here is today’s Daily News Roundup of local news, sports, business, politics and events from other local news sources. Send your news and events to the Roundup. Crematorium plans draw heat in Plainville neighborhood May 04, 2016 10:13 pm PLAINVILLE — Kathy LaBella has been knocking on doors and collecting petition signatures, wa… Terryville's first florist … Continue reading 5/5/2016 | Daily News Roundup | Crash kills local pilot

5/4/2016 | Daily News Roundup | Recent rain helps end drought

Here is today’s Daily News Roundup of local news, sports, business, politics and events from other local news sources. Send your news and events to the Roundup. Out with drought: Recent rains bring end year-long water shortage May 03, 2016 9:23 pm BRISTOL — Recent rainy weather may be an annoyance to some, but to Water … Continue reading 5/4/2016 | Daily News Roundup | Recent rain helps end drought