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  • Business Buzz: Beef & Barleys

    Alissa Silber
    Business
    August 18, 2017, Friday
    Beef & Barleys, Mike and Laura Briganti

    Business name: Beef & Barleys Address: 274 South Main Street, Newtown Owners: Mike and Laura Briganti Business background: After being a contractor for two decades, building more than ten...Read Full Article

  • Connecticut ‘Tax Holiday’ Reduces Back-To-School Expenses

    The Newtown Bee
    Business
    August 17, 2017, Thursday
    back-to-school, Better Business Bureau, sales tax exclusion period

    CROMWELL — Some retailers offer back-to-school deals throughout the summer; however, Connecticut Better Business Bureau says back-to-school discounts and deals are even sweeter during the upcoming a...Read Full Article

  • Business Buzz: Barre Boutique Offering Expert, Hybrid Workouts

    John Voket
    Business
    August 11, 2017, Friday
    Barre Boutique, Jeanine Parsons

    Business name: Barre BoutiqueAddress: 87 South Main Street, NewtownOwner: Jeanine Parsons Business background: “I grew up dancing, and have been doing it all my life — taking the train from m...Read Full Article

  • Newtown MediSpa North Celebrates Grand Opening

    Alissa Silber
    Business
    August 4, 2017, Friday
    Debra Sullivan, Newtown MediSpa North, ribbon cutting

    Newtown MediSpa’s new satellite location at 97 South Main Street, MediSpa North, celebrated its July grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, July 28. From left, Chamber of Comm...Read Full Article

  • Chamber Official Sees Sonics & Materials As Perfect Example Of Manufacturing Growth

    John Voket
    Business
    August 4, 2017, Friday
    Helen Brickfield, Lauren Soloff, Newtown Chamber of Commerce, Robert Soloff, Sonics & Materials

    There may have been no sonic boom to signal the latest developments at one of Newtown’s most advanced global high tech manufacturing enterprises. But Sonics & Materials, Inc, tucked away by the ...Read Full Article

  • Business Buzz: The Sign Shoppe

    Alissa Silber
    Business
    July 28, 2017, Friday
    Ryan Buchanan, Steven Kress, The Sign Shoppe

    Business name: The Sign Shoppe Address: 2 Sand Cut Road, Brookfield Owners: Ryan Buchanan and Steven Kress Business background: Newtown native Ryan Buchanan and his business partner Steven Kr...Read Full Article

  • Wireless Zone Backpack Event Sunday

    John Voket
    Business
    July 21, 2017, Friday
    back-to-school, backpack giveaway, Chris Faett, Culture of Good, Dmitry Marchenko, The Cellular Connection, Verizon Wireless Zone

    Verizon Wireless Zone managers Chris Faett, left, from the Sand Hill Plaza store, and Dmitriy Marchenko from Southbury Plaza store hold up several of the 200 stocked backpacks they are planning to...Read Full Article

  • Business Buzz: Ricci’s Company Store

    Alissa Silber
    Business
    July 21, 2017, Friday
    Dan Riccio, Ricci’s Company Store

    Business name: Ricci’s Company Store Address: 97 South Main Street, Newtown Owners: Artistic Director Dan Riccio and his wife Liz, son Matthew, and daughter-in-law Alyssa. Business backgrou...Read Full Article

  • Young Entrepreneur Creates ‘Coco-Yums’ Healthy Snack Company

    Alissa Silber
    Business
    July 15, 2017, Saturday
    Coco-Yums, healthy snacks, Loree Ogan, Sammy and Larry Lopata

    At just 9 years old, Sammy Lopata is launching his own business — and is filing the official paperwork to prove it. His company produces healthy snacks called “Coco-Yums” and is on the fast trac...Read Full Article

  • Flagpole Realty Moves To Virtual Office Work Place

    The Newtown Bee
    Business
    July 14, 2017, Friday
    Flagpole Realty, Virtual Office

    Flagpole Realty, Inc, a leader in hometown Newtown real estate, has moved into the future by establishing a virtual office, as of July 1. With so much online, Flagpole has found that the need for a...Read Full Article