Where in Historic Bristol Borough is this?

Ok, Bristolians, how well do you know your town? Check out our new feature here on the Raising the Bar site – “Where in Historic Bristol Borough is this?”
We’ll periodically post a close-up picture of something in town – you tell us where it’s located.

Let’s start with a relatively easy one:


Leave your guess in a comment below and we’ll reveal the answer in 24 hours.

Update 9/15/2014: Well, that wasn’t that hard. Congratulations to Mark Wade, Dave McGlynn, Gerri Walker-Mancini and Donna Moore McCloskey for correctly guessing this fencepost on the 200 block of Radcliffe Street. Thanks for playing!


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Bristol Lions Italian Day Festival Postponed until Sunday September 14

Due to the weather forecast, the Bristol Lions Italian Day Festival has been postponed until Sunday September 14 from noon to 8 pm.

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Doo Wop Concert Postponed Until Sunday September 7

From the Doo Wop Committee:
Due to the ominous weather reports for Saturday, the Doo Wop Concert will be held on SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 7, 2014. The concert will begin at 4:00 pm. Hope to see everyone then.

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Tools Needed for the Playground Committee

The Snyder Girotti PTA Playground Committee is looking for tools for the September 12 Kaboom Playground Build Day and some things for Prep Day (Sept 10). If you think you might have a tool to lend, please contact Shea Cialella at 267-566-2300.

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Fall Mum/Flower Sale – September 27

The Raising the Bar Committee will be holding a Fall mum/flower sale on Saturday September 27 at the Bristol Wharf at 9 AM. Get your fall mums, ornamental kale, ornamental peppers and other plants at discounted prices and support your local community. See you there!

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Phase V Brick Sale for Mill Street Crossing

The Economic Development Committee will be holding another brick sale for engraved bricks at the Mill Street Crossing. Brick orders must be placed by September 17 and will be installed by Christmas. Bricks in honor or memory of a loved one would make a wonderful holiday gift! Complete and mail the order form below for each brick you wish to purchase. Questions? Contact raisingthebarbristol@gmail.com.

Brick Order Form

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Welcome to Our New Site

Welcome to the new site for Bristol Borough: Raising The Bar. We are a group of community-minded citizens of historic Bristol Borough, PA who wish to promote civic pride, economic development and volunteer spirit. We welcome your feedback.

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