Bees announce game promos

July 5, 2016
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New Britain Bees team officials today announced additional promotions for the 2016 inaugural season as the Bees kick off the second half of the season at home against the Bridgeport Bluefish on July 7th. Each Bees home game is highlighted by a promotion, with weekly promotions taking place throughout the season’s second half. Fans will…

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Obituary: Edward G. Pernal, 76

July 5, 2016
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Obit - Edward Pernal

Edward G. Pernal, 76, of Southington, passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at Vibra Hospital in Springfield, MA.  He was the beloved husband of Sharon (Francis) Pernal for 55 years. He was born on Oct. 23, 1939 in Hartford the son of the late Edward and Mary Pernal.  Ed retired in 2002 from Wonder…

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Bees look to rebound

July 5, 2016
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NEW BRITAIN BEES (36-35) AT SUGAR LAND SKEETERS (36-35) ========== In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees look to bounce back in game two of three against the Skeeters in Texas! First pitch 8:05PM! Series:Sugar Land took game one of the series last night with a tight 2-1 win. The series wraps up tomorrow night…

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Bravehearts take doubleheader opener vs. Blues

July 5, 2016
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The Blues dropped the first leg of the Independence Day doubleheader 2-1 against their western division rivals, the Worcester Bravehearts. Spotty defense and a lack of offense hurt the Blues all night, as they were only able to tally five hits on the day, coupled with three errors. Jared Gallagher (Central CT State) got the…

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Blues victorious over Titans

July 5, 2016
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The Bristol Blues were victorious tonight in a statement win against the Torrington Titans, taking the game by a score of 8-3. Izzy Fuentes (Faulker University) got the start tonight coming in with a 1.98 ERA and did not disappoint. After running into early troubles, Izzy was able to get through five innings of work…

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Bees drop second half opener to Skeeters

July 5, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less:The Bees could manage very little against Roy Merritt as they dropped the series opener to the Skeeters 2-1. The Game Changed When…: As is so often the case in baseball, a walk late in the game turned out to be the turning point of the ballgame. With one…

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Main Street Community Foundation hosts annual scholarship reception

July 4, 2016
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By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Local recipients of scholarships had a chance to meet the people who offer the scholarships at the annual ccholarship reception offered by the Main Street Foundation last Wednesday. Susan Sadecki, CEO and president of the foundation, said 130 individual students received scholarships totaling $171,000 this year through the foundation. They…

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Bees best Blue Crabs

July 4, 2016
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Box score In 140 Characters or Less:The Bees made it look easy as they scored five in the third and Jon Griffin added a home run in the eighth to take the series finale 6-1. The Game Changed When…: With no score in the third, Anthony Hewitt delivered a bases clearing double with the bases…

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Series win in sight

July 3, 2016
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In 140 Characters or Less: The Bees look for their second straight series win as they wrap up their series with the Blue Crabs! First pitch 1:35PM! Series: The Bees took game three of the four-game set 5-1 over the Blue Crabs last night, going up two games to one in this series. The next…

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