April 19, 2015
by Will Hermann | April 19, 2015 9:04pm
Ever since Gov. Dannel P. Malloy punted an unfinished budget to the legislature later than the usual deadline, legislators have been searching for ways to raise revenue without explicitly raising taxes.
So far, legislators have been looking at ways to counteract declining sin tax receipts as a way to balance the budget, which include the addition of new casinos and the legalization of keno. The term sin tax refers to tax revenue from alcohol and tobacco sales (and may soon include sugary drinks) and casino revenue sharing, which totaled more than $721 million last year.
April 6, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 6, 2015 9:54pm
by Christine Stuart | April 6, 2015 5:30am
March 4, 2015
by Christine Stuart | March 4, 2015 5:15pm
A visit to its German headquarters by a state official and a $3 million low-interest loan helped convince a manufacturing company that employs 40 people to stay and expand in Windsor.
October 12, 2014
by Christine Stuart | October 12, 2014 11:01pm
April 24, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | April 24, 2014 5:27pm
April 14, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 14, 2014 5:30am
The Connecticut Republican Party is claiming that East Granby resident Tami Zawistowski’s victory over Peter Hill in the 61st House District race was a referendum on Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.
February 21, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | February 21, 2014 1:54pm
October 3, 2013
by Doug Hardy | October 3, 2013 12:00pm
The state became a bit less dependent on fossil fuels this week with the completion of a 902-panel solar power array on the roof of Iron Mountain Inc.‘s document storage facility off I-91 in Windsor.
February 11, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | February 11, 2013 4:30pm