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DOL: CT’s 2017 economic performance improved but trailed nation

Joe Cooper |

Connecticut's economic performance scored its best national ranking in nearly a decade in 2017, even though it still ranked in the bottom half of the country, according to an analysis by the state...

Windham OKs $14.6M community, senior center

Joe Cooper |

Windham voters at referendum Tuesday approved plans to build a $14.6 million community and senior center at a Main Street plot formerly housing the old Jillson Square theaters.

Voters overwhelmingly ratify transportation ‘lockbox’


Voters overwhelmingly ratified two amendments to the state Constitution Tuesday, including a new legal “lockbox” to safeguard funds earmarked for Connecticut’s transportation...

CVS provides more hints of reimagined health care post Aetna merger

Joe Cooper |

CVS Health executives on Tuesday reaffirmed their commitment to lowering healthcare costs after the pharmacy giant's $69 billion acquisition of Aetna clears in the next two weeks.

Cigna to launch pregnancy app

Joe Cooper |

Bloomfield-based Cigna announced plans Wednesday to launch a pregnancy app early next year to connect individuals to the insurer's pool of health benefits programs.

CVS' 3Q net rises; CEO projects Aetna closing date

Joe Cooper |

CVS Health, which plans to acquire Hartford health insurer Aetna for $69 billion, said it posted higher third quarter profits due to its improving pharmacy retail business.

2 downtown Hartford bldgs. open housing

Gregory Seay |

Downtown Hartford's inventory of multi-family housing has added more than five dozen new units with the debut of living units for lease or sale in a pair of residential buildings overlooking or near...

Biz lobbies vow cooperation with Gov.-elect Lamont during 'honeymoon' phase

Joe Cooper |

In a narrow victory called at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Ned Lamont was named Connecticut's next governor. Now he has to gain the faith of the business community.

Lamont wins gubernatorial election


In a live call to a supportive morning radio team, Republican Bob Stefanowski publicly conceded the Connecticut governor’s race to Democrat Ned Lamont today, saying after a long and see-saw...

Murphy declared winner in U.S. Senate race


Democratic U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy coasted to re-election Tuesday as record numbers of voters went to the polls in a historic midterm election that will determine which party controls the next...

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