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Top 10 Places to Get a Chicken Meal in New Britain/Berlin

By at September 7, 2017 | 7:21 pm |

Top 10 Places to Get a Chicken Meal in New Britain/Berlin

Where can you go to get good chicken? Some like it fried and some like it as chicken parmesan. There are many ways to eat chicken. The New Britain City Journal Facebook group was asked “Where is the best place to get chicken in New Britain or Berlin?” Here are the Top 10. Krispy Krunchy Chicken, 687 Arch St., New Britain – This is fried chicken at it’s more...

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Fall Program Schedule for Parks & Recreation Department Released

By at September 7, 2017 | 2:45 pm |

Fall Program Schedule for Parks & Recreation Department Released

The New Britain Parks & Recreation Department is offering a wide variety of programs/events including Adult Yoga, Tai Chi, Piano Lessons, Dog Obedience Classes, Fall Tennis Lessons, Start Smart Soccer, and Timeless Tales. Each of these programs/events are available for registrants through the Parks and Recreation office (27 West Main Street, Room 302) or via online more...

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15 min of Fame

By at September 7, 2017 | 2:00 pm |

15 min of Fame

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2017 City Annual Paving Program

By at August 3, 2017 | 3:15 pm |

2017 City Annual Paving Program

Mayor Erin Stewart and the New Britain Public Works Department announced that the City’s 2017 Annual Paving Program will soon begin, which will involve rehabilitating 8.9 miles of road across 45 City streets. “With an extensive network of roads in our City, proper maintenance and paving is necessary to ensure we have a safe, and reliable transportation system more...

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15min of FAME

By at August 3, 2017 | 3:00 pm |

15min of FAME

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Top 10 New Britain/Berlin Bars to Hang Out

By at August 3, 2017 | 2:00 pm |

Top 10 New Britain/Berlin Bars to Hang Out

This month the New Britain City Journal Facebook group was asked, “Where is the best Bars/lounge/adult hangout in New Britain or Berlin?” The following are the Top 10 as provided by group members. Roma Sports Bar and Restaurant, 382 Allen St., New Britain - Readers ranked Roma’s at Number 1. According to it’s website, “Roma is not just a Restaurant, not more...

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New Britain Commission on Arts Awards $38,000 to Local Arts Organizations

By at July 27, 2017 | 2:45 pm |

New Britain Commission on Arts Awards $38,000 to Local Arts Organizations

The New Britain Commission on the Arts recently made awards totaling $38,380 to 16 New Britain arts organizations. Funding for these awards was made possible with the support of the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development Office of the Arts. “The City is proud to support these arts organizations, which help make New Britain a vibrant more...

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2017 Recommendations for DTC Endorsement:

By at July 21, 2017 | 1:37 pm |

2017 Recommendations for DTC Endorsement:

MAYOR: Merrill Gay TREASURER: Ron Jakubowski TOWN CLERK: Mark Bernacki TAX COLLECTOR: Lanette Spranzo Macaruso COUNCIL AT LARGE Emmanuel Sanchez Eva Magnuszewski Yvonne Muniz Katie Breslin Richard Reyes BOARD OF EDUCATION Daisy R. Sanchez Violet Sims Annie S. Parker CONSTABLE Tom Shields Willie Justiniano Patrice more...

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City of New Britain Finalizes Annual Fleet Report

By at July 20, 2017 | 3:15 pm |

City of New Britain Finalizes Annual Fleet Report

$184,000 reduction in fuel; 7 percent reduction in vehicles The City of New Britain’s Department of Public Works has finalized its Annual Fleet Report, which details the City’s 7.8 percent reduction in the number of City vehicles on the road and a $184,000 reduction in fuel costs, among other changes. In February 2016, Mayor Erin Stewart issued a memorandum more...

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New Britain Republicans Announce 2017 Candidates for Common Council in Wards 4 & 5

By at July 12, 2017 | 2:19 pm |

New Britain Republicans Announce 2017 Candidates for Common Council in Wards 4 & 5

The 2017 candidates running on the Republican line for Common Council in Ward 4 will be incumbents Don Naples and Robert Smedley. In Ward 5, the candidates will be current Board of Education member Miriam Geraci and Carmelo Rodriguez—president of the New Britain Latino Coalition. “Alderman Naples and Smedley have done a phenomenal job over the last four years more...

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