April 29th, 2022
Ground breaking on the Food Emporium building to start the foundation will happen soon; the developer recently received CT DOT’s approval for their driveway cut onto Federal Road. Address will be 731 Federal Rd. The building will include an Ace Hardware, which will be a mirror image of the Food Emporium. The building will also…
May 27th, 2021
Summer is almost here and our local farmers markets are opening up! Listed below are the farmers markets in the Brookfield area. If you are looking to get out of our area or to “pick your own” be sure to check out https://ctgrown.org/ ! The Connecticut Grown Program was developed by the state Department of…
May 7th, 2021
TownAppeal is excited to welcome Four Corners Chocolate and Coffee to Brookfield! Owner Stacy Murphy’s enthusiasm is contagious. The chocolate and coffee store is located at 1 Tucks Rd in Brookfield, across the street from the Brookfield Craft Center. The store offers indoor and outdoor dining, with a beautifully appointed patio featuring a fountain and gardens, patio string…
April 30th, 2021
A recent Bloomberg article confirmed what we already suspected, our “mystery store” in the Candlewood Lake Plaza in Brookfield will be an Amazon Fresh.
December 9th, 2020
TownAppeal would like to welcome Andiamo Wood Fired Pizza to Brookfield! Andiamo means “let’s go!” in Italian. And that fits the new pizzeria in town perfectly since they will offer quick serve, take out and grab-and-go foods. “You can come in and order a pie right here and it will be ready in less than 5 minutes”, Franco boasted. That level of service is due to his NY-style wood-fired oven which can generate heat up to 1000 degrees! “A perfect fire makes a perfect pizza “ Franco added.
December 8th, 2020
At Restore Mobile Therapy, Occupational Therapy Begins at Home
Currently a majority of Occupational Therapists work in hospitals, schools, nursing homes, traditional home care or outpatient facilities. Brookfield resident Stacey McIvor, a licensed Occupational Therapist, is trying to change that model.
The concept is relatively simple… offer Occupational Therapy (OT) in a person’s home instead of in the traditional outpatient clinical setting.
August 23rd, 2020
You’ll love what’s on the menu!
That is the motto that you will find on the website for Brookfield’s new burger restaurant, JJ Stacks. Located at 537 Federal Road, the owners, Joe Antonito and Joe Acocella (the “JJ”s in the name), envision a family-oriented restaurant where they will serve the best burgers and triple decker ( hence, the “Stacks”) sandwiches.
March 18th, 2020
Attention Brookfield Businesses – Governor Lamont wants your feedback on how you are coping with the pandemic and how the state can help
March 17th, 2020
Several restaurants/caterers have reached out to us to update their customers on the services they are providing. All local area restaurants are invited to comment on this Blog to advise customers of their delivery/takeout options. We will share updates on our website and social media accounts. Now, more than ever, it is vital to support our wonderful local restaurants.
March 2nd, 2020
Manager John Conway and his staff are back and better than ever! Theformer 189 Sports Café is now The Market Place Tavern although it is still under the same ownership. John told us that when it was the 189 Sports Café, the food and service were excellent but they still felt that they could step…