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January 6, 2014

State Bond Commission Looks To Borrow More Money For Job Creation

by Christine Stuart | Jan 6, 2014 6:30am
Posted to: Business | The Economy | Energy | Housing | Jobs | South Windsor

Christine Stuart photo The state Bond Commission is expected to approve more than $229.3 million in borrowing for dozens of projects Thursday, including a $1.4 million low-interest loan for a fuel cell company that reduced its workforce by 39 percent last March.

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August 12, 2013

South Windsor Defense Supplier Struggles With Sequestration, Obamacare Uncertainty

by Hugh McQuaid | Aug 12, 2013 4:36pm
Posted to: Jobs | South Windsor

Hugh McQuaid Photo After giving him the tour, executives of a military component manufacturer in South Windsor had plenty of questions for U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal on Monday. The company is struggling with uncertainty from the federal government on issues ranging from sequestration to healthcare.

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October 11, 2012

Carla’s Pasta VP: ‘In Connecticut, The Government Works’

by Christine Stuart | Oct 11, 2012 12:40pm
Posted to: Business | Energy | Environment | Town News | South Windsor | Jobs

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Daniel C. Esty said Carla’s Pasta in South Windsor is the “perfect example” of what they are trying to encourage with their new energy strategy.

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February 29, 2012

TicketNetwork Withdraws From ‘First Five’ Program

by Christine Stuart | Feb 29, 2012 10:11am
Posted to: Business | Town News | South Windsor | Jobs | Labor

Hugh McQuaid file photo (Updated 11:40 a.m.) One day after its chief executive officer took a leave of absence following his arrest, the online ticket exchange company announced it was withdrawing from the state’s ‘First Five’ program.

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February 27, 2012

Politicians Quick To Give CEO’s Donations To Charity

by Christine Stuart | Feb 27, 2012 8:50pm
Posted to: Congress | Election 2010 | Election 2011 | Town News | Hartford | South Windsor | Legal

Politicians were stumbling over themselves to give campaign donations from TicketNetwork CEO Donald J. Vaccaro to charity on Monday as stories about his arrest and charges against him were reported by the news media.

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January 19, 2012

Malloy Promises No New ‘Tax’ Increases

by Christine Stuart | Jan 19, 2012 6:30am
Posted to: Town News | South Windsor | State Budget

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Wednesday that he doesn’t plan on tinkering with tax increases to make up for the projected budget shortfall unveiled yesterday by the consensus revenue estimates.

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November 28, 2011

CT TECH JUNKIE | Mars Rover Blasts Off With CT Components

by Jay Patterson and Lon Seidman | Nov 28, 2011 12:40pm
Posted to: Business | CT Tech Junkie | Town News | South Windsor

NASA’s latest Mars Rover, Curiosity, successfully blasted off to the red planet November 26 carrying two key components developed by Connecticut companies.

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November 10, 2011

Post-Election Spin Zone: Republicans Say They Had More Gains Than Dems Tuesday

by Christine Stuart | Nov 10, 2011 6:00am
Posted to: Election 2011 | Town News | Middletown | New Britain | South Windsor | Waterbury

Less than 24 hours after the 2011 municipal Elections, the Republican Party is trying to change Tuesday’s narrative to say preliminary tallies show that it made more gains than losses. But Democrats say they’re using “fuzzy math.” 

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November 7, 2011

10 Towns Consolidate, Move Polling Locations

by Christine Stuart | Nov 7, 2011 5:02pm
Posted to: Election 2011 | Energy | Town News | Avon | Bloomfield | Farmington | Newington | Plymouth | Simsbury | Somers | South Windsor | Stafford | Vernon

(Updated 10:10 p.m.) Of the 11 towns hardest hit by the October Nor‘Easter all but one of them are planning to go forward with Tuesday‘s municipal Election, while 10 of them will be moving or consolidating their polling locations.

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