Governor and First Lady Lamont Invite Public to Annual Holiday Open House at the Governor’s Residence

Governor Ned Lamont and First Lady Annie Lamont are inviting Connecticut residents to attend the 29th annual holiday open house at the Governor’s Residence, which will be decorated for the season and open to the public for tours. Located at 990 Prospect Avenue in Hartford, the open house will be held: Friday, December 6, 2019 from … Continue reading Governor and First Lady Lamont Invite Public to Annual Holiday Open House at the Governor’s Residence

Celebrate the Season in Connecticut with New Holiday and Winter Events, Family Friendly Activities and Charming Getaways

Cooler temperatures in New England bring a flurry of winter wonders to Connecticut, where visitors can enjoy twinkling holiday lights and Santa sightings, new indoor and outdoor activities for adventure and history lovers, fireside dining, and reduced rates at hotels, inns and B&Bs along the shoreline and countryside. It is easy to maximize every moment … Continue reading Celebrate the Season in Connecticut with New Holiday and Winter Events, Family Friendly Activities and Charming Getaways

The ARC of Bristol Thanks the City of Bristol & The Shaffer Company With Project of the Year Award

The Bristol Adult Resource Center (BARC) celebrated donors, supporters and outstanding individuals who support their mission of “advocating personal growth and community inclusion for all we serve” at their 9th annual gala “A Night For Our Stars To Shine” recently.  Among the honorees were the Bristol Development Authority (BDA) and The Shaffer Company who were … Continue reading The ARC of Bristol Thanks the City of Bristol & The Shaffer Company With Project of the Year Award

Wheeler Clinic President and CEO to Retire

Susan Walkama, LCSW, who transformed Wheeler Clinic into a leading statewide provider of integrated health care services, will retire on November 1, 2019, the Wheeler Board of Trustees announced today. Walkama served as President and Chief Executive Officer for more than a dozen years, and began her career at Wheeler nearly four decades ago. Under … Continue reading Wheeler Clinic President and CEO to Retire

Bristol Manufacturers Expand Their Footprints

The Bristol Development Authority is proud to support two manufacturers in the All Heart City who have experienced success doing business in the City of Bristol. Both AMKO Precision Aerospace Machining and LAB Securities Systems Corporation are expanding their footprints in order to grow and increase their capabilities. AMKO LLC, an aerospace manufacturer that relocated … Continue reading Bristol Manufacturers Expand Their Footprints