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Berlin Parks and Recreation Santa’s Parlor

Santa, Mrs. Claus and their elves invite all Berlin youth in Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade to visit them at Santa’s Parlor, Berlin Community Center, 230 Kensington Road on the Monday, November 27 and Tuesday, November 28, 6:00-7:30 p.m….

Berlin Police Take Part in No Shave November

Chief John Klett has authorized members of the Berlin Police Department to participate in “No Shave November” and has waived the standard grooming policy during the month of November in order to allow officers to grow facial hair in support…

Get Ready For Another Great Berlin Fair!

Start marking your calendar, because the Berlin Fair returns for its 69th year September 15th – 17th, 2017. Operated as always by the Berlin Lions Club, the 2017 edition promises to be more fun and exciting than ever. Best of…

Berlin Welcomes Its Newest Creative Business – Cuts of Wood

Dave Cavedon, the owner of Cuts of Wood, recently celebrated a ribbon cutting at his Berlin location. Cuts of Wood is a provider of unique and custom wood creations that has been in business since October 2016. Cuts of Wood…

Citizen’s Police Academy Coming to Berlin

Berlin Police Chief Paul Fitzgerald is proud to announce that the department will be hosting a Citizen’s Police Academy beginning in September 2017. The Citizen’s Police Academy affords members of the department an opportunity to positively interact with our community…

A Job or A Career – Which Would You Choose?

The Town of Berlin has seen some great changes in the form of new construction and development – Forrest Machine on Christian Lane and the ACURA dealership on the Berlin Turnpike, but behind the scenes things are also changing. One…

Lobster Roll/Strawberry Shortcake Festival in Kensington

The fourth 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 10 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., rain or shine. This is…

Porter’s Funeral Home Keeping Up With Societal Changes

After five generations, you might think they had “seen it all.” But Chris and Peggy Porter still find families can come up with new twists when it comes to funeral services. Great-great Grandfather Bryan Porter founded Porter’s Funeral Service in…

Put Your Phone Away or Get Ready to Pay

From April 4 to April 30 the Berlin Police Department will be out in force looking for distracted drivers as part of the U Drive. U Text. U Pay, campaign, a high-visibility effort to enforce distracted-driving laws. “Everyone knows texting…

Berlin Holds “Coffee From A Cop”

On Thursday, March 16, two Berlin Police Department Officers spent the late morning at the Dunkin Donuts on Farmington Avenue for a “coffee from a cop” event. Sergeant Todd Lentini and Officer Dave Cruickshank spent an hour and a half…