November 20, 2014
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November 19, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 19, 2014 12:01am
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November 18, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 18, 2014 12:30pm
November 17, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 17, 2014 5:30am
November 12, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 12, 2014 3:49pm
For the past 50 years the War on Poverty has taken two separate paths. One focuses money on programs for low-income children, and the other focuses money on programs to train low-income adults in the workforce.
November 10, 2014
by Cara Rosner | November 10, 2014 10:00am
October 27, 2014
by Christine Stuart | October 27, 2014 3:00pm
Members of the Latino community gathered at the state Capitol last week to let the three gubernatorial candidates know they represent 14 percent of the state’s population and will not be ignored.
October 24, 2014
by Sean Goldrick | October 24, 2014 1:10pm
October 20, 2014
by Christine Stuart | October 20, 2014 10:35am
(Updated 2:56 p.m.) The last statewide jobs report before the Nov. 4 election was good news for Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. The report issued by the Connecticut Department of Labor showed that the state added 11,500 nonfarm jobs in September.
Tags: labor department, Dan Malloy, jobs report, Andy Condon, nonfarm, private sector, dh
October 19, 2014
by Edison Liu | October 19, 2014 8:03pm
On Oct. 7, several hundred friends and supporters gathered for the grand opening of The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine on the University of Connecticut Health Center campus in Farmington. This will be the newest branch of The Jackson Laboratory — a nonprofit research institute that has been a pioneer in genetics research for 85 years.