| May 16, 2012
| 3:12 PM
HARTFORD — The Hartford drew support from shareholders for executives' pay and for the re-election of all board members during the company's annual meeting Wednesday.
The property-casualty and life insurer drew hardly any inquiry from...
| May 22, 2012
| 9:53 AM
Motel 6 and Studio 6, the no-frills budget hotel chains that once offered rooms for $6 a night, are being sold by French parent Accor for $1.9 billion.
Their new owner, an affiliate of private equity firm Blackstone Group, already owns Hilton Worldwide....
| Sep 7, 2012
| 10:00 PM
Exactly 25 years ago, the last time a sitting Connecticut governor visited China, Anne Evans was on the trip trying to sell recycled tires through her new Hebron firm, EER Ltd.
The trip with Gov. William A. O'Neill, and about 60 other people, launched...
| May 30, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Event Date : July 26, 2012, 7:00pm
Location : Diversey Harbor in Lincoln Park (2430 N. Cannon Drive, Chicago)
Web site : http://www.runforgus.org
Description : Join the fight against pediatric brain tumors at the 10th Annual Run for Gus 5K Run / 1 Mile...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 6:59 PM
The state of Indiana has hired an accounting firm to investigate how the state lost track of more than $500 million in tax revenue.
The State Budget Committee hired the firm Deloitte to investigate the Indiana Department of Revenue.
The review follows...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 9:22 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Who knew the calendar could cause so much vacation heartburn?
For the first time in five years Independence Day falls on a Wednesday, leaving travelers unsure when to celebrate and worrying those who make a living off tourists....
| Sep 12, 2012
| 6:29 PM
Thursday marked one week before ArtPrize 2012 will officially welcome people from all over to take in the extravaganza spread between 161 venues and three square miles.
Saturday marks the unofficial kickoff, according to ArtPrize Event Producer, Noddea...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 9:27 AM
The Hartford has a new president to oversee the runoff of its annuity operations.
The Asylum Hill-based property-casualty insurer announced Monday that Beth Bombara, 44, of Simsbury starts immediately in her new position. As president of Life Runoff, she...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 12:44 PM
One in 11 employers is planning to drop health insurance coverage for workers over the next three years because of the high expense, according to a report from consulting firm Deloitte.
While Deloitte's 2012 survey of employers -- conducted before the...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:53 AM
CALEXICO — The city’s new finance director brings decades of experience to the table but said he experienced political difficulty at his most recent position.
The City Council here approved hiring John T. Quinn as finance director for $108,...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 1:44 PM
They are young, connected, outspoken, aware. They tend to know what they want, they know how to shop and they account for about one quarter of the population.
This is Generation Y, or Gen Y. And their automotive priorities change from year to year,...