Kristina Newman-Scott, the state’s director of culture and historic preservation since May 2015, is leaving that post to become president of BRIC, a nonprofit arts hub in Brooklyn, N.Y. Her last day in Hartford is Aug. 3. Newman-Scott said a search firm courted her for about three months. “I wasn’t going to consider it but when […]
Upper Albany Main Street Merchant, Latoya Gibbs, owner of How Bazaar has found a new way to attract customers – she’s going mobile! Recently, the business has purchased a mobile truck which will be converted into a traveling vintage clothing store. Latoya plans to take the truck to highly populated areas within Connecticut and sell vintage, hard-to-find […]
On Friday, July 6, 2018, Upper Albany Main Street welcomed Carlos Supermarket to Albany Avenue. Located at 1478 Albany, Hartford, CT, this grocery store offers fresh produce, non-perishable food items, household necessities, full-service meat counter, and more. UAMS wishes Carlos Supermarket success in their future endeavors.