Category: business

Grants available at Main Street foundation

Main Street Community Foundation (MSCF) is accepting grant applications from area nonprofit organizations. Visit mainstreetfoundation.org/apply-for-grant to search the foundation’s various grant-making programs. The Bradley Henry Barnes and Leila Upson Barnes memorial trust is available to nonprofits supporting the health and wellbeing…

Paper or plastic? Not so fast…

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER This week retailers in Connecticut will stop offering free single-use plastic checkout bags to shoppers. Beginning on Thursday, Aug. 1, these bags will cost customers 10 cents apiece. Many retailers are getting rid of single-use…

Sherman’s Taphouse opens on Center Street

On Thursday, June 20, town councilors and chamber officials welcomed Sherman’s Taphouse during a ribbon-cutting at the 25 Center St. location. The family owned and operated restaurant features 31 craft beers on tap, a selection of small batch bourbons, hand-crafted…