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City Launches New Online Water & Sewer Bill Payment System

By at January 11, 2018 | 4:00 pm |

City Launches New Online Water & Sewer Bill Payment System

The City of New Britain has launched a new service that allows property owners to conveniently and quickly pay for their water and sewer bill online through the City’s website at newbritainct.gov. To access the secure payment processing service—provided by InvoiceCloud, visit newbritainct.gov and click on the “How Do I” tab on the left menu bar. From the pop more...

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St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Celebrates 125 Years

By at December 14, 2017 | 2:30 pm |

St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Celebrates 125 Years

For 125 years St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church has been a strong presence in the New Britain community. In 1892 St. John’s was founded by German immigrants who came here to take advantage of the many opportunities that were available in the “Hardware City.” They initially met and conducted services at the YMCA until their newly constructed church was completed on more...

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Readers Say They Will Spend Less This Holiday

By at December 14, 2017 | 2:15 pm |

Readers Say They Will Spend Less This Holiday

In the New Britain City Journal Facebook group we asked this month, “Are you spending more on the holidays, less or the same as previous years? Why?”. Most readers responded saying they will spend less this year. The reasons vary. “It’s not easy since I’m in college, but like a lot of people in New Britain, I try to do the best I can,” said Kenneth A more...

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15 min of Fame

By at December 14, 2017 | 2:00 pm |

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Senior Center Newsletter

By at November 30, 2017 | 5:15 pm |

Senior Center Newsletter

Please join us for our annual Holiday Breakfast! The Senior Center Staff is happy to provide a pancake breakfast for any interested member. Friday, Dec. 15 from 8 to 10 a.m. Breakfast is Free of Charge (City Employees invited from 7-8 a.m.) The Senior Center Greenhouse is currently being constructed! Once completed, a variety of programs and classes will be more...

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Tree Lighting Set for Tuesday

By at November 30, 2017 | 3:45 pm |

Tree Lighting Set for Tuesday

The New Britain Downtown District and the City of New Britain is pleased to be celebrating the annual lighting of the “City of New Britain Downtown Christmas Tree” in Downtown New Britain, Tuesday, Dec. 5th. The lighting celebration will take place between 4 and 7:30 p.m. in Central Park, on Main Street, Downtown New Britain. The annual highlight of the celebration more...

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TubaChristmas Scheduled for Dec. 16

By at November 30, 2017 | 3:45 pm |

TubaChristmas Scheduled for Dec. 16

Dozens of amateur and professional tuba and lower brass musicians of all ages from the region – and beyond – are tuning up for the annual New Britain TubaChristmas, set to take the stage at Trinity-on-Main on Dec. 16. New Britain attorney Anne Marshall has organized the event since its debut in 2015 and continues to be gratified by the response, which has more...

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Most Readers Unhappy Stores are Open on Thanksgiving

By at November 16, 2017 | 3:00 pm |

Most Readers Unhappy Stores are Open on Thanksgiving

Most people in the New Britain City Journal Facebook group said they were unhappy that stores are open on Thanksgiving Day and will not shop. Our Questions of the Month was “How do you feel about stores being open on Thanksgiving? Will you shop then?” Below are many of the responses. “I think workers deserve to have the day off with their families as more...

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Top 10 Latin Places To Eat in New Britain or Berlin

By at November 9, 2017 | 2:15 pm |

Top 10 Latin Places To Eat in New Britain or Berlin

We didn’t make 10 places this month. We have 7 places, all in New Britain, where you can find some great Spanish or Latin style food. Criollisimo, 240 Arch St., New Britain. Criollisimo is a consistent winner of best Puerto Rican food in the State and takes best Latin Style in the City. Simple kitchen serving typical Puerto Rican eats such as pernil & more...

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15min of Fame

By at November 2, 2017 | 2:00 pm |

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