Statewide News

The Road to Somewhere: New Road Name Announced


The Road to Somewhere is a series of articles that chronicle the redevelopment of the former mall site with the simple start of a road. Road to Somewhere also covers community comments and political commentary. The beginning is defined as the point in time or space at which something starts. ...READ MORE

Gigs in Bristol


Welcome back to Gigs in Bristol — your source for finding current job openings in Bristol. Whether you are searching for a part-time position or full-time, let Bristol Roundup connect you with your local dream job. Employers, looking to hire a talented millennial? Send us your job postings! ...READ MORE

VIDEO: Remembering the Plainville Drive-In


The Plainville Drive-In was a classic 1950s-style drive-in theater that was operating into the 1980’s. The very popular central Connecticut drive-in closed after the 1987 season for an indoor mall project that eventually never happened. It was finally torn down around 1997 for an outdoor shopping ...READ MORE

Ned Lamont: Thank You Connecticut!


Democrat Ned Lamont won the election on Tuesday to be Connecticut’s next governor and he’s sending a thank you letter to all his supporters and to all residents of the Nutmeg State. “Thank you for the great honor of electing me your next governor. Together with our lieutenant ...READ MORE

Residents Form Canned Food Collection and Drive


A local group of Mum City residents are looking to help Bristol. Here in Connecticut nearly a half million people struggle with hunger and more than 127,000 children are without adequate food. “A few of us have gotten together to help this community. The Bristol community. We need your help ...READ MORE