| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:01 PM
No one knows how to move out of state like the folks at Cartus Corp., a Danbury company that offers relocation services such as home-buying and rentals to corporations.
So the state stepped in with a $6.5 million forgivable loan at 2 percent interest...
| May 8, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Two construction contractors were fined and ordered to stop working on the $50 million Amazon warehouse job in Windsor this week after the state Department of Labor determined that they lacked proper workers' compensation coverage, a state official said....
| May 12, 2014
| 12:53 PM
The state is launching a new TV ad campaign featuring entrepreneurs and business executives discussing why they choose to do business in Connecticut.
"For the last several years, we have worked to create a business climate in this state that grows jobs,"...
| May 13, 2014
| 3:11 PM
The ads may not be overtly political, but they are troubling in another way.
The state Department of Community and Economic Development announced this week it would spend $569,637 in May and June on two television ads to promote Connecticut's business...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:52 PM
Connecticut has a growing number of farms. The state also has a growing demand for food from food pantries, even in seemingly affluent towns.
Is there a way to connect the increasing need with the growing supply?
The number of farms in Connecticut...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:09 PM
California's economy perked up in February, adding 58,800 net new jobs and gaining some momentum after a lackluster showing the month before.
The job gains helped push the unemployment rate down to 8% from 8.1% in January, the state's Employment...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:54 PM
In the early years of the past decade, the four state museums were constantly threatened with closure or cutback. These vitally important historic and cultural sites — the Prudence Crandall Museum in Canterbury, the Henry Whitfield Museum in...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:44 AM
HARTFORD — Gold Street forms a gentle, S-shaped ribbon of no more than a tenth of a mile between Main Street and Bushnell Park, past Carl Andre's Stone Field Sculpture and the gate to the final resting place of the city's founders.
| Jan 13, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's economic development program is a valid topic for critical discussion, but not the way Tom Foley is doing it.
In a Jan. 2 press release, the Republican gubernatorial hopeful blasted the state Department of Economic and...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:41 PM
The state-government half of one of Connecticut's political power couples is departing Gov. Malloy's administration and heading back to academia, and there's a real question about what Daniel Esty is leaving in his wake.
Esty (husband of U.S. Rep....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 2:36 PM
"Connecticut is moving forward," Gov. Dannel P. Malloy repeated several times Thursday in his snow-delayed fourth State of the State speech to a joint session of the General Assembly.
It was a cautiously optimistic and for the most part accurate...