Check out Lindsey's Preserve Bristol blog:
Kevin and Samantha Faria also have a blog:
The Bristol Bull Raker hopes to follow in a long tradition of muckraking, from people such as Thomas W. Lawson, who spoke out against the evils of corporate greed in the age of the robber barons, to Amy Goodman, independent journalist and co-host of the largest community media collaboration in the world known as Democracy Now!
The Last Child Left Inside
Below is a link to a short video link regarding The Last Child Left Inside. Legislation on this was recently passed in the House in Washington DC thanks to RI Senator Reed. Also are links to two related pages.
Get 'em Outside - YouTube Video
Save the Bay article on legistation
No Child Left Inside
Bristol Comprehensive Plan 2008 Update: Copies of the plan are available on the Town website, BristolRI.us or can be picked up from Susan Francis at Town Hall for $20.
Bristol is a pro-active
community based organization concerned with the accelerated pace of Bristol's
development and the need for managed growth.
"The world is run by people who show up."
Bristol's own Dr. Phil - Help spread the word.
If you are having or know of any conflict in need of mediation, please be aware that RWU Law School has students on the case who are
working for low or no-cost under the guidance of Bruce Kogan, Bristol resident, RWU Law Professor and Bristol Zoning Board member. Services include: Landlord/Tenant problems, neighborhood Disputes, Workplace
and employment conflicts, Child custody and visitation, Special Education/IEP appeals, Parent-Teen conflict and more. Please contact
Bruce Kogan at 254 4605 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to: http://law.rwu.edu/mediation for more info.
Book of interest - Big-Box Swindle: The True Cost of Mega-Retailers and the Fight for America's Independent Businesses by Stacy Mitchell (our mentor and speaker from our nascent Dunkin' Donut days), published by Beacon Press for $24.95 and only available through independent booksellers.
Talk Bristol Radio Show (88.3 FM), Saturday mornings, 10am, hosted by Vicky White, David Barboza, and Jane Howlett.