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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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Berlin Gets Healthier As Fitness By Design and A Gentle Touch Electrolysis Come to Town

By at June 2, 2016 | 6:45 pm |

Berlin Gets Healthier As Fitness By Design and A Gentle Touch Electrolysis Come to Town

Fitness By Design and A Gentle Touch Electrolysis recently opened their doors in Berlin on Webster Square Road. Begun in 2005, Fitness By Design went under new ownership in late 2015 under Meaghan Massenat. Meaghan, who has a Masters Degree in Exercise Physiology, has had a lifelong love for fitness and being healthy. Since she took over in early 2015, Fitness By more...

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Lobster Roll/Strawberry Shortcake Festival

By at May 26, 2016 | 8:00 pm |

Lobster Roll/Strawberry Shortcake Festival

Are you ready for some hot buttered lobster rolls? The third annual Festival on the Hill, a Lobster Roll/Strawberry Shortcake Festival, will be held at Kensington Congregational Church (KCC), 312 Percival Avenue in Kensington, on Saturday, June 11 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., rain or shine. Gwen McCann, organizer and director of Christian Faith Formation said, “We are more...

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Berlin Construction Firm Helps to Bring Ferndale Market Fresh to Life

By at May 19, 2016 | 12:00 pm |

Berlin Construction Firm Helps to Bring Ferndale Market Fresh to Life

Work is nearing completion at 45 Chamberlain Highway in Berlin in the former home of Roger’s Marketplace. Samira and Salim Saleh, the owners of Ferndale Market Fresh, are on hand to make sure everything is done so that their customers will be able to have the best experience possible. And the key to make that happen? Berlin’s own Fortunato Construction Group. A more...

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Summer Dog Obedience Classes Offered

By at May 13, 2016 | 11:00 am |

Summer Dog Obedience Classes Offered

The Berlin Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registration for Summer Dog Obedience Classes at the Berlin Parks and Recreation Office, 230 Kensington Road, Berlin CT 06037 beginning on Monday, May 9th for residents and Monday, May 23th for non-residents. The classes are held at the former Pistol Creek Golf Course, 600 Spruce Brook Road, East Berlin, CT. 06023. more...

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Police Commissioners, Department Recognized for Service

By at May 6, 2016 | 9:30 am |

Police Commissioners, Department Recognized for Service

On April 21 Chief Paul Fitzgerald presented the Berlin Board of Police Commissioners the “Advanced Meritorious” certificate of re-accreditation. Chief Fitzgerald also recognized the hard work of Lt. Christopher Ciuci and Sgt. Todd Lentini for their 3-year effort to achieve this status. The Berlin Police Department was re-accredited by the Commission for the more...

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Euro-American Stays Home and Expands in Berlin

By at April 22, 2016 | 9:30 am |

Euro-American Stays Home and Expands in Berlin

Euro-American Connections & Homecare, Connecticut’s live-in and hourly homecare leader, celebrated its new location and headquarters at 1436 Berlin Turnpike in Berlin with a ribbon cutting on April 11th, attended by Mayor Mark Kaczynski, DCP Commissioner Jonathan Harris and other dignitaries. Beginning with a vacant and tired building, its owner, Maggie Drag, and more...

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Martin Surveying Chooses to Expand in Berlin

By at April 15, 2016 | 9:15 am |

Martin Surveying Chooses to Expand in Berlin

Martin Surveying Associates, a multi-disciplined surveying firm, has chosen to expand their operations at 201 Christian Lane in Berlin. Dean Martin, owner of Martin Surveying Associates began the firm in 2013 in his home. Today, Martin Surveying Associates has grown to 5 employees and does work throughout Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts and Rhode more...

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