New Britain City Journal

New Britain's Weekly Online Newspaper

Month: August 2011

Commentary

Mayoral Views – Alderman Paul Catanzaro (D)

The New Britain City Journal is asking candidates for Mayor questions every three weeks related to the City. It is our hope this will give residents time to understand their views and make a proper choice for mayor. The question…

Entertainment

The Art of Carved Birds Lasts to Sept. 25 at NBMAA

The New Britain Museum of American Art’s Davis Gallery, which has seen the likes of Judith Leiber handbags, Ruthie Davis shoes and Nantucket lightship baskets, presently has One Man’s Passion: The Art of Carved Birds, The Collection of J. Kemler…

Feature News

Some Getting Power Back on (Update!!!)

  As of 1:02 p.m. Monday 10,573 had no power in our City. But on Tuesday morning at 11:30 a.m. there are only 447  NB residents without power CL&P says they are working as fast as they can and power should…

News

State Bond Commission to Approve $15 Million

The New Britain legislative delegation announced expected approval of several items on the bond commission’s next agenda benefitting the revitalization of Corbin Heights Extension and Pinnacle Heights in New Britain. Three items on the agenda will total $15 million dollars…

News

Emergency Shelters in New Britain

The city is prepared to open the senior center on Pearl Street and the Police Athletic League building on Osgood Avenue as emergency shelters during Hurricane Irene. If necessary, the Housing Authority will open additional shelters at the Mount Pleasant and Knapp…

News

Hurricane Preparations to Keep You Safe

As Hurricane Season approaches, there are a number of tips to help you prepare in case of a storm. Board up your windows to prevent flying debris Store water for drinking as well as in bathtubs and sinks Fill your…

Commentary

Mayoral Views – Alderman Mark Bernacki (R)

The New Britain City Journal is asking candidates for Mayor questions every three weeks related to the City. It is our hope this will give residents time to understand their views and make a proper choice for mayor. The question…

Commentary

Mayoral Views – State Rep. Tim O’Brien (D-endorsed)

The New Britain City Journal is asking candidates for Mayor questions every three weeks related to the City. It is our hope this will give residents time to understand their views and make a proper choice for mayor. The question…

Commentary

Mayoral Views – Former Mayor Lucian Pawlak (D)

The New Britain City Journal is asking candidates for Mayor questions every three weeks related to the City. It is our hope this will give residents time to understand their views and make a proper choice for mayor. The question…

Feature Health

HoCC Using State of the Art Robotic Surgery

Residents don’t need to travel hundreds of miles to get the advanced technology of robotic surgery in a big City hospital. Our local Hospital of Central Connecticut (HoCC) is using state of the art robotic surgery on patients nearly every…