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E. Windsor casino notches key zoning approval

Joe Cooper |

Tribal leaders of the state’s first off-reservation casino in East Windsor secured a key zoning permit Tuesday, moving the $300 million entertainment complex closer to its fall groundbreaking.

Inventory, pricing drag May area home sales

Gregory Seay |

Hartford area sales of existing dwellings -- as well as inventory -- dropped in May just as the peak summer sales season opens, Realtors say.

Simsbury pot growers to sprout new facility

Joe Cooper |

A Simsbury-based medical marijuana producer is growing its operations at a new facility in town.

UConn rainmaker Josh Newton Emory-bound

Gregory Seay |

UConn Foundation Inc.'s chief fundraiser Joshua R. Newton, who in five years drew nearly $400 million in private fund pledges to support the state's flagship university, is returning South, back to...

CT's People's United to acquire Farmington Bank

Gregory Seay| Joe Cooper |

Bridgeport super-regional lender People's United Bank is acquiring community lender First Connecticut Bancorp Inc., the holding company parent of Farmington Bank, for approximately $544 million.

Waterbury clinician settles CT Medicaid fraud

Gregory Seay |

A Waterbury private social worker must repay Connecticut $200,000 and accept a 10-year ban to settle civil claims he abused the state's Medicaid program, authorities say.

CT transport fraudster gets yr. in prison

Gregory Seay |

A Meriden truck-transport broker will spend a year and a day in federal prison for defrauding more than $600,000 from Connecticut manufacturers who relied on his shipping services, prosecutors say.

Pair convicted in CT ‘jackpotting’ scheme

Gregory Seay |

A Springfield man was convicted Monday of fraud for his participation in the “jackpotting'' theft of more than $120,000 from automated teller machines in Connecticut and Rhode Island, federal...

Municipalities sue PURA over broadband decision

Matt Pilon |

The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities has filed a lawsuit challenging a recent regulatory decision that has implications for high-speed internet service in the state.

Foxwoods CEO Rappaport dies suddenly

Greg Bordonaro |

Foxwoods Resort Casino President and CEO Felix Rappaport died unexpectedly on Monday, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation announced.

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