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Facebook Group Chooses Top 10 Gas Stations

By at March 15, 2018 | 2:00 pm |

Facebook Group Chooses Top 10 Gas Stations

Costco, 405 Hartford Rd., New Britain – There was no doubt in who was Number 1 for readers of the New Britain City Journal Facebook group, Costco was the first choice. The members-only gas station located next to the store is said to have some of the best prices in the City. Noble Gas, 975 Farmington Ave., New Britain - Michael Frisbie owner of Frisbie’s, more...

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NBHS Celebrates 13th Musical With Visit from “The Addams Family”

By at March 8, 2018 | 4:15 pm |

NBHS Celebrates 13th Musical With Visit from “The Addams Family”

New Britain High School proudly presents our 13th Annual Musical Production when “The Addams Family” brings a taste of the creepy, cooky and macabre onto our stage on March 23rd at 7 p.m. and March 24th at 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. Based on the cartoons of Charles Addams which spawned the classic 1960s sitcom and several movie adaptations, The Addams Family comes to you more...

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Properties For Sale

By at March 8, 2018 | 2:30 pm |

Properties For Sale

In order to reduce costs of caring for city-owned properties, the City has created an initiative to sell them. The initiative is on properties that have been vacant and unused for an extended period of time. “It costs the City money to take care of these properties. The right buyer can do more with the property and has an opportunity to increase the overall more...

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Stewart Decision Coming Soon

By at March 8, 2018 | 2:15 pm |

Stewart Decision Coming Soon

Mayor Erin Stewart said she has had a positive month traveling all over the State during her exploratory run for governor. She will make a decision by April 1st on if she will announce her intention to run for the office. “I have been talking to Republican Town Committees and bringing my message of change. I’ve gotten so much positive feedback online and in more...

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15min of Fame

By at March 8, 2018 | 2:00 pm |

15min of Fame

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Historic City of Pride Launch Party

By at February 27, 2018 | 11:20 am |

Historic City of Pride Launch Party

[caption id="attachment_15299" align="alignnone" width="580"] [media-credit name="Rachel Anonuevo" align="alignnone" width="580"][/media-credit] Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman speaks to Luna Tikk Amore during the City of Pride Launch Party at Back Nine Tavern on Friday night.[/caption] Over 50 people came out last Friday night to eat, mingle and dance at the City of Pride more...

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Changes Take Shape at A.W. Stanley Park

By at February 22, 2018 | 2:30 pm |

Changes Take Shape at A.W. Stanley Park

Work began at A. W Stanley Park to renovate the park bringing in a new pool, paths, parking lot, basketball hoops, baseball fields and more began last Fall, but the cold weather has slowed it down. “We attempted to start before it got really cold, but once the ground freezes we can’t do anything,” said Mayor Erin Stewart. “The cost of the project is not for more...

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Is the Democratic Council Holding Up City Business?

By at February 22, 2018 | 2:15 pm |

Is the Democratic Council Holding Up City Business?

When the Democratic majority led Council delayed moving forward with debt restructuring and then delayed the Beehive Bridge Project, some Republican Council members said they began to fear the Council was halting City business under Mayor Erin Stewart. “I believe it to be true,” said Alderman Robert Smedley, who first brought up the issue at a Council meeting more...

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TRIAD Annual Pancake Breakfast Set for March 18

By at February 22, 2018 | 2:00 pm |

TRIAD Annual Pancake Breakfast Set for March 18

New Britain TRIAD holds many events each year including an Intergenerational Senior Prom. In order to raise money for various events, the TRIAD Annual Pancake Breakfast takes place in March. This year it will be held on Sunday, March 18 from 8-11 a.m. at the New Britain Senior Center, 55 Pearl St. The cost is $6 in advance at $7 at the door. It includes pancakes, more...

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NBHS Parents’ Music Association to Host Fourth Annual Gala

By at February 15, 2018 | 4:00 pm |

NBHS Parents’ Music Association to Host Fourth Annual Gala

On Saturday, March 3, the New Britain High School Parents’ Music Association will host the Fourth Annual “Gala of Great Food and Great Music” to raise funds for the NBHS Music Department. The gala will take place at the VFW Post Hall 511 at 41 Veterans Dr. Proceeds from the gala will be used to purchase new custom costumes for the Madrigal Singers, support the more...

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