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August 26, 2016

OP-ED | First Five Report Doesn’t Tell Us Much

by Sarah Darer Littman | August 26, 2016 8:00am

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Curious taxpayers finally got a look at the state Department of Economic and Community Development’s long-awaited analysis of the First Five Plus economic incentive program on Tuesday. The document raises as many questions as it purports to answer.

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Connecticut Employers Brace For New Overtime Rule

by Cara Rosner | August 26, 2016 5:30am

shutterstock Connecticut employers are bracing for a new federal rule taking effect later this year that will entitle more workers to overtime pay.

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August 23, 2016

Officials Say First Five Program Created 3,759 New Jobs

by Christine Stuart | August 23, 2016 4:30pm

christine stuart / ctnewsjunkie Gov. Dannel P. Malloy stood outside the gleaming Alexion Pharmaceutical building Tuesday in downtown New Haven to tout his administration’s analysis of the First Five, a state economic development program that gives large sums of money to corporations to stay and create jobs in Connecticut.

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August 18, 2016

State Reports Growth of 1,700 Jobs in July

by Christine Stuart | August 18, 2016 1:06pm

shutterstock The Connecticut Labor Department is reporting that the state gained 1,700 jobs in July, which means the Connecticut is about 20,300 jobs away from a full recovery from the Great Recession.

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August 16, 2016

Sales Tax Free Week Starts Sunday

by Cara Rosner | August 16, 2016 3:00pm

shutterstock It’s August, which means Connecticut’s annual “Tax-Free Week” is just around the corner.

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State Agency Will Privatize Services For Disabled, Lay Off State Workers

by Christine Stuart | August 16, 2016 2:06pm

Courtesy of Malloy's office The Department of Development Services will reduce its workforce by 605 employees after Jan. 1, 2017 and privatize most of its remaining group home services, the agency’s commissioner said Tuesday.

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August 5, 2016

Unemployment Claims Now Accepted Online

by Cara Rosner | August 5, 2016 5:30am

Connecticut residents looking to open or re-establish initial unemployment insurance claims can now do so online.

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August 3, 2016

Inpatient Clinic for Eating Disorders Opens at Rockville General

by Cara Rosner | August 3, 2016 5:30am

Courtesy of ECHN Eastern Connecticut Hospital Network has partnered with a Massachusetts psychiatric hospital to open an inpatient clinic at Rockville General Hospital devoted solely to treating eating disorders.

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July 29, 2016

Murphy Celebrates Program to Help New Haven’s Residents, Veterans, and Recently Incarcerated

by Jack Kramer | July 29, 2016 5:01pm

jack kramer / ctnewsjunkie One of the new initiative’s goals in New Haven, U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy said Thursday, will be to reduce recidivism by 50 percent over a five-year period.

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Public Gets Chance To Weigh In On Insurance Rate Hikes Next Week

by Christine Stuart | July 29, 2016 2:01pm

CTNewsJunkie file photo Connecticut residents will get a chance next week to tell Insurance Department regulators what they think about the average double-digit rate increases being proposed by three health insurance companies.

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