by Terry Cowgill | Jan 21, 2019 5:00am
Posted to: Agriculture | Analysis | Business | Startups | Civil Liberties | Opinion | State Budget | Taxes
It seems like our culture is changing at breakneck speed before our very eyes. Over the past 25 years, the internet, smartphones, and the information revolution are the most visible reminders of how far we’ve come since the days of afternoon newspapers, letters to the editor, and Walter Cronkite. Moreover, the lightning speed of the shift in attitudes toward the LGBTQ community has left my head spinning.
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by Jack Kramer | Mar 27, 2018 4:30am
Posted to: Business | Startups | CT Tech Junkie | Town News | Hamden | New Haven | Windsor | Media Matters | Public Safety
NEW HAVEN, CT — Right on the heels of celebrating its 10-year anniversary, an innovative New Haven company is launching a new global app which its co-founder said will make it much easier for its millions of users.
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by Brian Woodman Jr. | Jan 22, 2018 5:30am
Posted to: Business | Startups | Congress | Housing | Jobs | Legal | Taxes | White House
HARTFORD, CT — Will Connecticut join other “blue” states in considering legal action against the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed by Republicans in late 2017?
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by Christine Stuart | May 15, 2017 4:30am
Posted to: Business | Social Enterprises | Startups | Hartford
HARTFORD, CT — With $30,000 up for grabs, the Mark Twain House and Museum is the place to be for entrepreneurs Wednesday, May 17.
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by Christine Stuart | Dec 7, 2016 11:23pm
Posted to: Business | Startups | Election 2010 | Election 2012 | Jobs | Greenwich
Twice-defeated U.S. Senate candidate and former wrestling executive Linda McMahon was nominated Wednesday by President-elect Donald Trump to head the U.S. Small Business Administration.
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by Susan Bigelow | Sep 1, 2016 1:00pm
Posted to: Analysis | Arts | Economic Development | The Economy | Education | Jobs | Opinion | Transportation | Social Enterprises | Startups
There’s another new study out that says yes, everyone hates it here and wants to leave. For most people, they probably aren’t about to drop everything and move to Arizona. But outmigration is still a nagging problem, especially for a state where the population is also aging.
Continue reading "OP-ED | No, 40% of Connecticut’s Residents Won’t Leave in the Next Five Years" »
by Cara Rosner | May 24, 2016 11:00am
Posted to: Business | Startups | The Economy | Jobs | Labor | 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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by Cara Rosner | Nov 16, 2015 11:00am
Posted to: Agriculture | Business | Social Enterprises | Startups | Economic Development | Jobs | Manufacturing | Glastonbury | Hartford
A Glastonbury company using cutting-edge agricultural technology to bring fresh produce to the Greater Hartford community won the top prize at a recent awards ceremony honoring innovative New England-based startups.
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