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Beat the Heat this Summer!

Posted on June 29, 2021


CT Temperatures are Climbing!

Connecticut is under a heat advisory as we march toward the holiday weekend! The American Red Cross has compiled helpful information to beat the summer heat.

What to do in a Heat Wave:

Stay Hydrated

  • Drink plenty of fluids: Don’t wait until you’re thirsty to drink. Avoid sugary, caffeinated or alcoholic drinks. Avoid icy beverages because they can cause stomach cramps.
  • Replace salt and minerals: Heavy sweating removes salt and minerals from your body that need to be

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State Reps. Pavalock-D’Amato, Betts and Sen. Martin to Host Monthly Coffee Hours

Posted on June 28, 2021


State Representatives Cara Pavalock D’Amato (R-77), Whit Betts (R-78) and Sen. Henri Martin (R-31) would like to invite Bristol residents to join them for their monthly Coffee Hour event to discuss the 2021 legislative session.

WHEN: Every First Friday of the Month
Beginning Friday, July 2nd from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Rodd’s Restaurant, 854 Farmington Ave., Bristol

These events are designed to provide residents with an opportunity to speak with the lawmaker’s about bills passed during the

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Legalization And Video Discussion of Marijuana Bill

Posted on June 17, 2021


The House of Representatives yesterday voted on a nearly 300-page Cannabis bill that would legalize and commercialize recreational marijuana usage. Rep. Howard, who works as a Police Officer outside of the legislature discusses the many issues with this legislation. I wanted to share his insightful comments with you and hope you find it informative.

Here are some key points:
1. Makes possession by those under 21 largely non-criminal, but rather a referral to various youth service
2. Acknowledges

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