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New Look Salon Adds Fashion, Medical Wigs

By at April 18, 2014 | 8:45 am |

New Look Salon Adds Fashion, Medical Wigs

Paul Radinieri always wants to add something new to his salon “New Look”. After seeing his wife suffer through cancer, he decided to offer a service to help those with medical needs. “We are introducing wigs for fashion and for medical,” said Radinieri. “There are over 30,000 million women who are bald and need a wig. I want to help them so I am making more...

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Tri-City Trading to Celebrate 10 Years

By at March 28, 2014 | 8:45 am |

Tri-City Trading to Celebrate 10 Years

[caption id="attachment_8786" align="alignnone" width="580"] Kris Rutkowski, Owner of Tri-City Trading[/caption] When Kris Rutkowski began Tri-City Trading 10 years ago, the store was located across the street (6 Main St.) from his current location Rutkowski soon bought his own building and built one of the largest pawn shops in the City located on 23 Main more...

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City Olive Oil Company Spreads Across Nation

By at February 28, 2014 | 9:30 am |

City Olive Oil Company Spreads Across Nation

Everyone has tasted olive oil. But until you taste the many varieties from Ariston Specialties, you never really tried olive oil, according to Anastasios (Tom) Doukas. “Until you try it, you don’t even understand what I am talking about,” said Doukas. After owning Corner Pizza on Broad St. for many years, Doukas decided to bring his family business to more...

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Seoul BBQ & Sushi Restaurant Offers Unique Dining Experience

By at February 21, 2014 | 8:00 am |

Seoul BBQ & Sushi Restaurant Offers Unique Dining Experience

Driving to the Westfarms Mall many may see the Seoul Korean BBQ & Sushi at 593 Hartford Road in New Britain which opened in December. Those looking for a special fine dining experience are encouraged to stop in to this first authentic Korean BBQ restaurant in the state. The restaurant, opened by Joseph Moon and Jimmy Kwan, specializes in Korean BBQ with dishes more...

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Polamer Precision to Open Late May at Pinnacle Business Park

By at February 1, 2014 | 8:45 am |

Polamer Precision to Open Late May at Pinnacle Business Park

Construction of $12 million Polamer Precision project, at the Pinnacle Business Park, is nearing completion. Bill Carroll, business development director, said the manufacturer that makes high quality engine and airframe components, should open in late May. The company first began in 1997 by current President Chris Galik and Vice President Andrew Dulnik. The two more...

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Dunkin’ Donuts Opening Soon

By at January 30, 2014 | 7:00 pm |

Dunkin’ Donuts Opening Soon

The new Dunkin’ Donuts on Main St. at the New Britain Police Department is planned to open in the next two to three weeks. “His (Cary Gagnon, owner) projection is once the city gives him electricity and flips the switch it will be open five days after,” Bill Carroll, business development director, said. “I expect all the work will be done within three more...

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Puppy Cuts Holds Grand Opening on Arch St.

By at January 10, 2014 | 8:45 am |

Puppy Cuts Holds Grand Opening on Arch St.

City officials were excited Saturday to be at the opening of the only pet hair salon in the City. Puppy Cuts Pet Salon officially opened its doors Saturday at 666 Arch St. with about 25 family and friends in attendance. Erica Kieffer, owner and groomer, said the store has been open about a week ago and is excited to see it grow. “I have been grooming dogs for more...

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Chamber of Commerce Meet & Greet of Stewart Planned

By at January 3, 2014 | 12:00 pm |

Chamber of Commerce Meet & Greet of Stewart Planned

If you are a New Britain/Berlin Chamber of Commerce member and have not yet met the new chamber president, circle Jan. 29 on your calendar. A Meet and Greet for Tim Stewart will be held at the Stanley World Headquarters. “It will be hosted by Stanley Works and will have light food and refreshments,” said Stewart who was recently named the new chamber president. more...

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McCue Among Family Business Winners

By at October 25, 2013 | 8:45 am |

McCue Among Family Business Winners

The Hartford Business Journal celebrated the outstanding achievements of the region’s most successful family-owned and operated firms, during its first annual Family Business Awards. The publication recognized these successful family-owned businesses during an evening of celebration at The Aria Wedding & Banquet Facility in Prospect, CT. “The Family Business more...

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Deli, Tattoos, Piercing and More Offered on Arch Street

By at August 23, 2013 | 8:15 am |

Deli, Tattoos, Piercing and More Offered on Arch Street

Naseem Hashim, owner of City Deli, 610 Arch Street, says there is something for everyone at his shop. “We have a good deli, full grocery, Lotto, phone card business, fishing worms, fax service and coming soon a party shop,” he said. “You will be able to buy all you need for a baby shower, a party or anything else.” In the future are plans to put in fresh more...

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