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News from The Center

By at February 16, 2017 | 6:15 pm |

News from The Center

This is Chris Edge, Economic Development Director for the Town of Berlin. The New Britain City Journal has been nice enough to allow me to write a small article each month to highlight business happenings in Berlin. Since I came on board in January of 2015, Berlin has seen small but not always visible changes. The ones you can see, such as the construction of the new more...

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CT Realty Pros Close the Deal on a Berlin Location

By at February 9, 2017 | 7:00 pm |

CT Realty Pros Close the Deal on a Berlin Location

The Town of Berlin is pleased to announce that CT Realty Pros, a full service real estate firm has opened its doors at 1200 Farmington Avenue in Berlin. Tracy McCleary and Bob Canto, co-owners, bring over 20 years of combined real estate experience as well as a team of 8 agents to Berlin. Tracy and Bob instill 2 vital goals in every member of their team of dedicated more...

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Hoopla at Berlin-Peck Library- Because No One Likes to Wait

By at January 26, 2017 | 6:30 pm |

Hoopla at Berlin-Peck Library- Because No One Likes to Wait

Berlin-Peck Memorial Library has added “Hoopla” to their online options for readers. This gives Berlin residents immediate access to full music albums, e-books, e-audio books, TV episodes, comics and graphic novels. The collection contains half a million titles and is growing every day. This is an addition to the library’s list of online programs. more...

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CARSTAR, Berlin Celebrates New “Customer Care Center”

By at January 12, 2017 | 6:15 pm |

CARSTAR, Berlin Celebrates New “Customer Care Center”

CARSTAR, Berlin recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating their new 3,000 square foot addition to the existing auto body facility. The new addition includes new customer reception area, offices and two drive-in estimating bays. Community leaders Mayor Mark Kaczynski, Deputy Mayor Brendan Luddy, Town Councilman David Evans and Town Councilman Charles Paonessa more...

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Berlin Dispatcher Recognized

By at October 20, 2016 | 4:30 pm |

Berlin Dispatcher Recognized

The Berlin Police Department is proud to announce that Dispatcher Tammy Wright has been chosen as the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials International (APCO) 2016 Atlantic Chapter Telecommunicator of the year. She was officially recognized at the APCO Atlantic Chapter 50th Anniversary Conference in Albany, NY on October 11, 2016. Dispatcher Wright more...

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Fall Pilates and Yoga Classes Offered by Berlin Parks and Recreation

By at August 25, 2016 | 7:00 pm |

Fall Pilates and Yoga Classes Offered by Berlin Parks and Recreation

The Berlin Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registration for Pilates and Yoga classes at the Berlin Parks and Recreation Office, 230 Kensington Road, Berlin, CT 06037 beginning on Monday, August 22nd for residents and Monday, August 29th for non-residents. The Pilates and Yoga classes are held at the Berlin Community Center. There is a fee for residents more...

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The 13th Annual Howard H. Belkin Memorial Golf Tournament

By at August 18, 2016 | 7:45 pm |

The 13th Annual Howard H. Belkin Memorial Golf Tournament

On Sept 12 The 13th Annual Howard H. Belkin Memorial Golf Tournament will take place at Shuttle Meadow Golf Course in Kensington. It is a fundraiser to support leading edge breast cancer research in Connecticut. In 12 years the tournament has raised about $350,000 for breast cancer education. Every year the CT Breast Health Initiative (CT-BHI) remembers its more...

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Tasca Ford Car and Truck Show Set for This Saturday

By at August 11, 2016 | 7:45 pm |

Tasca Ford Car and Truck Show Set for This Saturday

On Saturday, August 13, everyone is invited to come out to the Third Annual Tasca Ford Car and Truck Show as well as celebrate the car store’s showroom remodeling at Tasca Ford, 250 Webster Sq. Road in Berlin. “We just remodeled and it is a brand new facility,” said Jennifer Quigley, customer relations manager. “We were going to have the grand opening more...

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AT&T Awards $5,000 Grant to BERLIN Youth Leadership Program

By at July 14, 2016 | 7:30 pm |

AT&T Awards $5,000 Grant to BERLIN Youth Leadership Program

Berlin High School’s Upbeat Peer Leadership Program has been awarded a $5,000 grant from the AT&T Foundation to support its leadership training weekend scheduled for September at Camp Woodstock. The Berlin High School Upbeat Peer Leadership Program is a student-run organization that involves more than 350 students at the high school. This 28-year old more...

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Special Olympics Torch Run

By at June 9, 2016 | 6:45 pm |

Special Olympics Torch Run

The 2016 Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Connecticut will be held on June 8, 9 and 10th. This is the 30th year Connecticut has participated in the Law Enforcement Torch Run which started in 1986. The run through Berlin will be held on June10th and will cover approximately seven miles. Officers participating in the run will be soliciting sponsors for more...

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