CT approves $8.5M for transit-oriented development projects

Projects in Hartford and West Hartford are among five municipalities that share in an $8.5 million grant to accelerate transit-oriented development, the governor announced.

Frontier CFO McBride resigning

R. Perley McBride, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Norwalk-based phone, television and internet provider Frontier Communications, is resigning effective Aug. 31, the company announced.

Comptroller pressures quasi-publics over fiscal transparency

State Comptroller Kevin Lembo continues to pressure Connecticut's quasi-public agencies to provide checkbook-level financial data to his office for sharing with the public on its OpenConnecticut website.

Glastonbury ID ‘phish’ convicted

The identity thief whose online “phishing'' scheme last year caused the Glastonbury school system to inadvertently disclose confidential employee W-2 files has been convicted, federal authorities say.

Regents approve plan to consolidate community colleges in 2023

The governing board of Connecticut’s 12 community colleges voted Thursday to move forward with implementing a new plan to merge the schools into a single accredited institution — but this time in five years.

Norwich counselor arrested, sued for fraud

Connecticut is suing a Norwich mental-health counselor accused of overbilling the state for unprovided services, the state attorney general says.

Report: 68% of Hartford residents in ‘challenged’ areas

Hartford has the most residents living in “challenged” neighborhoods in the U.S., according to a new report.

CT income jumps 4.6%

Connecticut earners collected higher salaries during the first quarter with income growth of 4.6 percent, outpacing the nation's increase over the period, according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Study: Hartford-area brands listed in nation’s top 100

Three Hartford-area companies ranked in the top 130 for most valued brands in the U.S., according to a recent study.

UConn taps ex-CT lawman O'Connor as trustee

Former Connecticut U.S. Attorney and UConn alum Kevin J. O'Connor has joined the flagship university's board of trustees, effective immediately, the school says.