Berlin: A New Excitement Fills The City
There’s a new excitement lately in New Hampshire’s northernmost city. Berlin is rebounding from a score of tough economic times due to the closing of its pulp mill in 2006. Now, for the first time in years, the future feels bright and folks are filled with optimism. New enterprises and jobs, joining Berlin’s new federal prison and $225 million dollar biomass project, are invigorating the North Country economy. Several other shops, restaurants and boutiques have opened their doors, gearing up for exciting times ahead! Read More
Mayor Paul Grenier: Bullish on Berlin!
Mayor Paul Grenier is extremely optimistic about Berlin’s future and predicts that the next 3 years will be unlike any Berlin can remember. Proactively supporting both the new federal prison in Berlin and the new biomass facility which will operate at the former Burgess Mill site, Mayor Grenier is proud to say with certainty that Berlin has finally flipped a switch to a brighter future. The opening of a new federal prison will provide hundreds of new jobs and bring of new families to the area. The biomass project, occurring on the site of the former Burgess Mill, has 60-80 employees currently working with another 100-300 workers scheduled to join the project this summer. Other potential employers are also interested in the former mill site, providing more jobs. Read More
Berlin Has LOTS Of Hard To Find Items
Who needs the malls? Berlin is a great place to find those one-of-a-kind gifts. Our merchants have everything you need! Stop by Greetings Jewelers to browse their selection of jewelpops and Kameleon jewelry or to pick up that special Byer’s Choice caroler figurine for the holidays. SaVoir Flare has a great selection of books, including local authors, fresh coffee, unique pocketbooks and jewelry. While you’re there, pick up the Androscoggin Valleyopoly Board Game. Check out Morin’s Shoe Store for warm Smartwool socks, Kamik boots, versatile Propet shoes, and the Skechers line of footwear for the whole family. At the Inner Glimpse, shop a wide of variety of Willow Tree figures, Beanpod Soy candles, Fairy Glen Fairies and a host of different accessories. Hot Bodz has a great selection of Miche purses and handbags and AJ’s supplements, and is also a tanning salon! Read More