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May 25, 2016

Public Health Committee Urged To Get Tougher on E-Cigarettes

by Jack Kramer | May 25, 2016 11:41am

Jack Kramer photo Lawmakers on the Public Health Committee were urged Wednesday to pass new and tougher legislation next year to regulate electronic cigarettes and vapor products in Connecticut.

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AAA: Americans Are Hitting The Road This Summer & This Weekend

by Cara Rosner | May 25, 2016 5:30am

shutterstock More than one-third of Americans plan to take a family vacation in the coming year, according to AAA, and low gas prices have most of them planning road trips.

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May 24, 2016

Entrepreneur Searches For Like-Minded Individuals

by Cara Rosner | May 24, 2016 12:00pm

Courtesy of Innovation Destination Hartford Angelina Capalbo wanted to meet other owners of area startup companies, but had a tough time finding them at local networking events.

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State To Give Hedge Fund Money for Expansion, Job Creation

by Christine Stuart | May 24, 2016 5:30am

Courtesy of the DECD Plans to build a new waterfront headquarters in Stamford were scuttled, but the world’s largest hedge fund regrouped and will still receive money from the state to expand its footprint in Westport.

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May 20, 2016

Lawmaker Tells Advocates Not To Give Up On Pushing Paid Leave

by Jack Kramer | May 20, 2016 5:30am

Jack Kramer photo Those fighting for Connecticut to adopt a paid family leave law, regardless of the size of the company workers are employed by, got some blunt advice from a lawmaker Thursday on how to kickstart their stalled initiative.

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May 19, 2016

Two Wall Street Firms Downgrade Connecticut Bonds

by Christine Stuart | May 19, 2016 3:17pm

Two of the four Wall Street rating agencies lowered Connecticut’s credit rating one notch prior to an upcoming bond sale.

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DOL: Connecticut Adds Jobs In April; March Data Revised Upward

by Christine Stuart | May 19, 2016 11:46am

shutterstock Connecticut added 3,500 jobs in April and estimates for March were revised upward from 300 jobs to 1,000 jobs, according to the Connecticut Labor Department.

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More Than 45,000 Connecticut Workers Could Benefit From Labor Rule Change

by Kristi Allen | May 19, 2016 5:30am

CTNewsJunkie file photo U.S. Rep. Rosa Delauro and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy welcomed the U.S. Department of Labor ruling that could increase overtime pay for more than 45,000 Connecticut workers.

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May 18, 2016

New Online Tool Makes Business Registration In Connecticut Easier

by Christine Stuart | May 18, 2016 10:29am

Christine Stuart photo “In the time it takes to order a cup of coffee, you’ll now be able to submit your application to form a business in Connecticut,” Secretary of the State Denise Merrill said Tuesday.

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Discussion on Prescription Drug Costs Leaves Panelists Looking for Answers

by Jack Kramer | May 18, 2016 5:30am

shutterstock State officials, doctors, and pharmaceutical experts held a forum Tuesday to, in the words of one of the panelists, start a conversation on how to stem “the soaring cost of prescription drugs” in Connecticut.

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