Business Spotlight: The Cooking Company

By Austin Mirmina. (Feb. 9, 2017) — Much like her recipes, Sue Bauer built the Cooking Company from scratch. After signing her first store lease in April of 2001, a determined Bauer crouched on her hands and knees and commenced the shop’s tedious two-month inception. “I remember being down on the floor grouting the tiles,” […]

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Eversource Earns EEI Emergency Recovery Award for Power Restoration Efforts in Connecticut After Severe Storms

Submitted by Kristin Rudman. PALM BEACH, FL (January 10, 2019) — The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) today presented Eversource with the association’s “Emergency Recovery Award” for its outstanding power restoration efforts after severe storms in May 2018. The Emergency Recovery Award is given to select EEI member companies to recognize their extraordinary efforts to restore power to […]

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4th Annual Taste of Middlesex County Jan. 14-20, 2019

Submitted by Michael Fallon. The Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce announced that its restaurant week, the fourth annual Taste of Middlesex County will take place from Monday, January 14 to Sunday, January 20, 2019. The week will feature restaurants throughout Middlesex County, Connecticut and is sponsored by Comcast Business. The restaurant week is designed to highlight the numerous and diverse dining experiences within the greater Middlesex region. All restaurants participating […]

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Middlesex Chamberof Commerce to Host Workforce Development Open House on Jan. 31, 2019

Submitted by Michael Fallon, Middlesex Chamber of Commerce. (Middletown, CT.) Chairman Jay Polke of the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce announced that the chamber will host a Workforce Development Open House on Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. The general public is welcome to come and visit with the chamber workforce development team and […]

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Eversource Holiday Efficiency Tips Are Gifts That Keep on Saving

Submitted by Mitch Gross, Eversource. BERLIN, Conn. (December 4, 2018) – As the holiday season gets into full swing, homes and neighborhoods are beginning to brighten with dazzling lighting displays. Eversource is reminding customers about effective ways to get into the holiday spirit while conserving energy, saving money and staying safe. “The holidays usher in […]

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Energy Savings for Small Business

SMALL BUSINESSES CAN SAVE IN BIG WAYS WITH ENERGY EFFICIENCY When it comes to managing a small business, energy efficiency upgrades may not be at the top of an owner’s “to do” list. But no matter what type of business or its size, there are countless opportunities that can help you save money and energy, […]

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Dollar General Now Open in Haddam

By Angela Petkovic. Dollar General NOW OPEN IN Haddam Major discount retailer will celebrate the grand opening on Saturday, December 1 (November 26, 2018) – Dollar General’s newest store at 85 Bridge Road in Haddam is now open!  In its new location, Dollar General will offer area residents a convenient new place to shop for everyday […]

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Eversource & Other Utilities Urge Caution to Customers as Scams Rise

Submitted by Tricia Modifica, Eversource. As Temperatures Dip, Scams Rise Eversource and other utilities urge caution to customers  BERLIN, Conn. (November 14, 2018) –While bracing for colder temperatures this winter season, Eversource wants its customers to look out for the seasonal increase in common utility scams. These scammers will show up at front doors or […]

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Eversource Takes to the Air to Improve Grid Reliability

Submitted by Mitch Gross. As part of an ongoing effort to strengthen the power grid and increase reliability, Eversource will be using a helicopter equipped with advanced survey gear to create high resolution, three-dimensional images of transmission line rights of way in Connecticut. Images collected during these flights are necessary to help engineer system reliability […]

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Eversource Launches Enhanced Outage Map

Submitted by Tricia Modifica, Eversource. Eversource Launches Enhanced Outage Map New features will provide more detailed information for customers BERLIN, Conn. (November 20, 2018) —As part of its ongoing efforts to better meet the needs of customers, Eversource now has a new, state-of-the-art outage map that provides comprehensive information allowing customers to zero-in on details […]

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