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Winterfest date postponed

By at February 12, 2014 | 5:11 pm |

Winterfest date postponed

  Winterfest 2014 has been POSTPONED to: Saturday, February 15th 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Stanley Quarter Park Come down to Stanley Quarter Park in New Britain on Saturday, February 15th from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM and enjoy the last weeks of winter weather by riding on over 20 attractions and activities hosted by the Parks and Recreation Department. Event will more...

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Resident’s Book Inspires Youth to Turn Their Life Around

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

Resident’s Book Inspires Youth to Turn Their Life Around

The first time city resident Deivone Tanksley left New Britain was at the age of 11. While at school, a teacher had asked Tanksley to hand over his yo-yo during class. Tanksley was reluctant and the incident escalated to a point where he struck his teacher. The youngster was eventually charged with assault and sent to serve a four month sentence at Hartford more...

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Sylvia Blau 100 Years Young

By at February 2, 2014 | 8:00 am |

Sylvia Blau 100 Years Young

[caption id="attachment_8271" align="alignnone" width="580"] Sylvia Blau was joined by Mayor Erin Stewart to celebrate her 100th birthday[/caption] Sylvia (aka “Mrs. B”) was born, along with twin brother Milton, in New Haven, CT, on January 9, 1914 to Barnett and Dora (Bush) Gubersky. An independent spirit, Sylvia shares her longevity with her father who lived to more...

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