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Trader Joe's, Whole Foods Among Stores in Nut Butter Recall

Trader Joe's, Whole Foods Among Stores in Nut Butter Recall

Arrowhead Mills Peanut Butters, MaraNatha Almond Butters and Peanut Butters and others may cause illness.
Autumn in August: How to Get Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte Early

Autumn in August: How to Get Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte Early

Some intrepid folks will be able to enjoy autumn in August with Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte. Here’s how you can participate.
Malloy Reminds CT Consumers About Tax-Free Week Beginning Aug. 17

Malloy Reminds CT Consumers About Tax-Free Week Beginning Aug. 17

Connecticut consumers can enjoy tax-free week for clothing and shoes, starting Aug. 17 through Aug. 23.
Recall Alert: Applegate Pulls Chicken Nuggets From Stores

Recall Alert: Applegate Pulls Chicken Nuggets From Stores

But if you have purchased the product, the company is urging you to return impacted packages to the store for a full refund.
TOMZ Corp. to Expand Berlin Training Center

TOMZ Corp. to Expand Berlin Training Center

With the help of a $711,000 loan from the state of Connecticut, TOMZ expects to add 30 new jobs to its staff.
Gas Prices Drop Some: So Where's the Cheapest Gas in Berlin?

Gas Prices Drop Some: So Where's the Cheapest Gas in Berlin?

You can find the local prices at gas stations using the interactive map below.
CL&P Recieves Stellar Review for Sandy Response

CL&P Recieves Stellar Review for Sandy Response

The Berlin-based company saw drastically improved responses in their response to the super storm.
Building on a Vision of Technological Success

Building on a Vision of Technological Success

Since starting their business in a living room of Sean Taylor’s home, the UConn graduate and partner Chris Shields have built their web-based company from the ground up.
ESPN Denies Being Pressured by NFL to Pull Out of Documentary

ESPN Denies Being Pressured by NFL to Pull Out of Documentary

The Connecticut-based sports news network had been collaborating with PBS on a Frontline documentary regarding concussions in football.
Are Connecticut's Hiking Trails Safe?

Are Connecticut's Hiking Trails Safe?

An investigative report by the New Haven Register suggests that the answer may be cause for concern.
Main Street Streetscape Program 'Will Move Forward Cautiously'

Main Street Streetscape Program 'Will Move Forward Cautiously'

After business owners expressed concerns about traffic flows reducing exposure to their businesses, Economic Development Coordinator said the town will implement any changes slowly, delibera
Scam Alert: Asked to Purchase a ‘Green Dot Visa Card?’ Don’t Buy It!

Scam Alert: Asked to Purchase a ‘Green Dot Visa Card?’ Don’t Buy It!

Berlin businesses are the target of telemarketers instructing them to make a utility payment by purchasing the cards, but the effort is a scam, CL&P officials and police said.
Berlin Job Openings on Craigslist

Berlin Job Openings on Craigslist

There are also several other job openings throughout the area.
Berlin Job Openings on Craigslist

Berlin Job Openings on Craigslist

Several jobs are also open around the area.
Review Berlin Businesses on Patch

Review Berlin Businesses on Patch

Let the owners—and other readers—know what you think of the business.
Berlin Jobs on Career Builder

Berlin Jobs on Career Builder

Looking for work? Here are several jobs available in Berlin and the surrounding area this week.
CL&P Helping Turn Vacant Berlin Factory into Condominiums

CL&P Helping Turn Vacant Berlin Factory into Condominiums

The company is contributing over $2 million in funds for the rehabilitation project.
Berlin Represented in the Hartford Business Journal's 40 Under Forty List

Berlin Represented in the Hartford Business Journal's 40 Under Forty List

One resident, and one person who works in town, were highlighted as some of the top young professionals in Connecticut.
Raw Food Business Moving from Windsor to Berlin

Raw Food Business Moving from Windsor to Berlin

Raw Food Central, which has operated for 30 years in Windsor, will move to a location on White Oak Drive.
Berlin Jobs on Career Builder

Berlin Jobs on Career Builder

Looking for work? Here are several jobs available around the area.