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Berlin Police Department’s K9 Titan has Received Body Armor

Berlin Police Department’s K9 Titan has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. K9 Titan’s vest is sponsored by Winter Wyman of Waltham, MA and embroidered with…

UpBeat Pancake Breakfast

It’s that time of year to get hungry for pancakes. The Kiwanis Club of Berlin will be holding the 23rd annual Upbeat Pancake breakfast on Saturday, March 18 from 7:30 to 11 a.m. at the American Legion Hall on Porters…

Bringing “Care” Back into Homecare

When families go through the process of getting help for the first time many don’t know what kind of questions to ask to protect themselves and their loved ones. There are many risks that families may overlook when looking for…

New Britain Youth Theater Moves to Berlin

The New Britain Youth Theater (NBYT) has moved its office, classroom, rehearsal space, and a small studio performance space to Berlin. NBYT is now sharing space in the New Britain-Berlin YMCA Program Center at 362 Main St. “We were at…

Ramen Ya: Traditional Japanese Food and Hospitality

Open for less than a month, Ramen Ya has already gotten the notice of Japanese-American families in the area for having good, “homemade,” traditional Japanese food. Now other people are quickly finding they like it too. Owner Sarah Tigrett has…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…