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Detours Set, Water Shut Off After Water Main Break on Episcopal Road
Travelers in the Episcopal Road area of Berlin should be prepared for detours and minor delays and residents are currently without water after a water main break early Friday morning.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Need Ideas for School Vacation? Let the Library Help
School vacation is now just a little more than a week away and with cold days and long nights ahead, many parents and frantically looking for ways to keep their children busy and entertained.
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Reader Submitted: Connecticut Carstar Locations Partner With Foodshare To Fill Local Pantries
Connecticut CARSTARS have partnered with Foodshare to fill local food pantries. The 6 Connecticut CARSTAR locations are asking people to help reach a total goal - 2000 lbs of non-perishable food.
Berlin Schools Fall in 'Transitioning' Category in Latest CMT, CAPT Performance Reports
One school in Berlin received a "progressing" grade and the town's four remaining schools are all listed as "transitioning" schools in the recently released school performance data.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Berlin Police Blotter: Berlin Man Charged After Police Chase
A Fairview Drive man is facing charges after a series of incidents, including an accident, that occurred Tuesday afternoon before police were finally able to take him into custody in the Worthington Ridge area.
Weekend Planner: Christmas Concerts, Live Nativity, Photos With Santa & More
It's the middle of December and holiday events are happening all over the region! The weekend of December 13, 14 and 15 is filled with holiday happenings taking place in Berlin and Southington and nearby.
Marjorie Moore Village Could be Completed by End of Year
The $500,000 renovation at Marjorie Moore Village is nearly complete and with final touches being done already, the hope is that all work will be complete by the end of the year.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Berlin Receives $10,000 Energy Efficiency Grant
Berlin was recently honored in Hartford for earning a "Bright Idea Grant" of $10,000 through its participation in the statewide Clean Energy Communities program, an Energize Connecticut initiative that encourages cities and towns to support energy efficiency and renewable energy.
Public Works Officials: Snow Day Shows Need for Reminder on Snow Removal Policies
Snow can wreak havoc on the roads and in an effort to promote safer travel and quicker clean up, Berlin officials are urging residents to adhere to the community's snow removal policies.
Five Neighbors Who Could Use Your Help
Sometimes, we all need a helping hand. These neighbors are reaching out to the community via the fundraising site GoFundMe .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Berlin Police Feeling Delayed Impact of October Government Shutdown
It took a few months for the adverse effects of the federal government shutdown to trickle into local politics, but Berlin police are spending more money out of their own budget after falling victim to the impact of the October agreements.
Looking for Work? Berlin Hiring Children's Librarian, IT Associates Wanted
Berlin is searching for a children's librarian, but the position closes soon to new applicants so act fast.
Fifth Annual Tree Lighting Draws Crowd, Kicks Off Season
The following was submitted to Berlin Patch: On Saturday, Nov. 30, Raising Berlin and the Berlin Parks and Rec.
Visions for Vacancies: Bringing Business to New Britain Avenue
There's an opening available for interested businesses along New Britain Road in Berlin.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
This Week in Berlin: Town Boards in Business as Christmas Season Draws Near
December is here and as the holidays quickly approach, Berlin is getting down to business to tackle end of the year tasks.
Chris Murphy takes on student loans even as he pays off his own
U.S. Sen. Christopher Murphy, D-Conn., who serves on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, briefs the media Nov. 26 prior to a meeting at the foreign ministry in Berlin.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Real Estate Sales: Episcopal Road Property Sells for $505,000
Here's a look at some of the most recent sales in Berlin as reported by the Berlin Town Clerk : Nov. 27 $505,000 ; 225 Episcopal Road in Berlin; Corbin Russwin Inc. to OT Partnership.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Chamberlain Highway Closed After Head-On Collision
A head-on collision involving two vehicles has led Berlin and Meriden police to close the portion of the Chamberlain Highway near the Meriden town line.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Berlin Man Pleads Guilty to Investment Fraud and Tax Evasion Scheme
A Berlin man has pleaded guilty to federal charges of investment fraud and tax evasion following an ongoing scheme he ran, posing as a broker and taking money from investors between 2009 and 2012 and defrauding them of over $1.1 million.
Berlin Republicans Seeking Candidates for Town Committee
The following is a press release from the Berlin Republican Town Committee. A caucus of all enrolled Republican electors of the town of Berlin is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at 6:15 p.m. at the Town of Berlin Town Hall Council Chambers, 240 Kensington Road, Berlin.