Connecticut Innovations may be headed to Elm City

Connecticut Innovations (CI), the state’s quasi-public venture-capital investment arm, may relocate some of its operations from Rocky Hill to New Haven by the end of the calendar year.

On the waterfront: Long Wharf plan moves forward

Three years in the works, the city’s plans for future economic development of the waterfront and reconnecting Long Wharf to the rest of the city were unveiled Tuesday.

A bridge too far (gone)

Gov. Ned Lamont and a group of transportation advocates gathered near the Devon Bridge in Milford Monday to call for increased investments in the state’s transportation infrastructure. The...

 

SCSU taps Singh to head grad school

Southern Connecticut State University has named Manohar Singh dean of its School of Graduate and Professional Studies. Singh was formerly dean of the College of Professional Studies at Humboldt State...

Melinta moves headquarters to NJ; Biohaven spends $105M on FDA priority review voucher amid migraine drug race

New Haven-born Melinta Therapeutics Inc. has shifted the company headquarters to its Morristown, N.J. office as it moves to vacate its flagship New Haven location and another in Chapel Hill, N.C.,...

Fairfield County doctor sentenced in health fraud case

A Fairfield County physician has been sentenced to 87 months in prison, followed by 36 months of supervised release, for health-care fraud and multiple money-laundering offenses.

Package stores offer dime recycling fee in lieu of liquor bottle deposits

Connecticut's package stores have proposed a 10-cent "recycling fee" as a compromise alternative to the 25-cent deposit Gov. Ned Lamont recommended last month.

New Oxford dry cleaners to open in April with unique ATM-style service

Oxford area residents will soon have another dry cleaner, and this new business has a twist: ATM-style automated service which is available around the clock.

“Skill Up for Manufacturing” releases first class into workforce

There are thousands of unfilled manufacturing jobs in the state, with not enough qualified candidates to fill them. The new “Skill Up for Manufacturing” program aims to remedy that...

Sportscaster Dan Patrick to relocate Milford studio

John Bergin, senior commercial specialist in the Milford office of H. Pearce Commercial office, has leased the former United Rentals property at 363 Naugatuck Ave., Milford to AT&T for the Dan...

Tax evasion scheme nets tobacco wholesaler prison term

A tobacco wholesaler was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison for defrauding the state of Connecticut out of $5.8 million in taxes.

Ex-employee admits embezzling over $133K from Stratford company

A former Fairfield resident is facing likely prison time for embezzling more than $133,000 from a company in Stratford where she worked.

Survey: Paid family medical leave mandate worries small business

Connecticut employers, particularly small-business owners, say they would be significantly impacted by a proposed mandate to offer paid family and medical leave to employees.

Retail stores, apartments slated for Wooster Square

A large scale retail and residential development is coming to the Wooster Street area in New Haven, a project which city officials hope will connect downtown with Wooster Square.

Opponents take aim at Lamont's sales tax expansion plan

Add the legal industry to the list of professional-service providers opposed to Gov. Ned Lamont's pitch to dramatically broaden the state's sales tax.

Yale study: Heart attacks less frequent, deadly since 1990s

Heart attack prevention and outcomes for American adults have improved dramatically over the past two decades, according to a Yale study published this week in JAMA Network Open.

Post U. announces new hires, promotions

Post University in Waterbury has announced two new hires and one promotion to its programmatic leadership team.

Moving company helps with diaper drive

Many of the workers with the moving company Two Men and a Truck are parents themselves — parents who know firsthand how expensive diapers can be.

Fairfield business analytics program makes grade

Fairfield University's Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) program has been named one of the best of its kind in the nation, and the best in Connecticut. So says the website CollegeChoice...

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