| Dec 7, 2014
| 8:56 PM
Larry Hilliard stopped getting a paycheck from Allentown in 2010. But he never really left.
The city's finance director since 2006, he knew Allentown's budget as few others did, said city Managing Director Fran Dougherty. City officials sought out...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:36 PM
One nice thing about the junk-hauling business: You don't have to spend much furnishing the office.
Ryan Sentz and Tim Prestianni, partners in a three-year-old company called BumbleJunk, are in for about a half-million dollars, but very little of that...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 10:23 PM
WEST HARTFORD — The annual Holiday Stroll, set for Dec. 4, is among the upcoming seasonal events around town.
A festive celebration of activities that "evoke images of a traditional New England winter season," the Holiday Stroll is scheduled for 5:...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 2:22 PM
EAST HARTFORD — Students at East Hartford High School didn't have classes on Wednesday, but they still filled classrooms, the auditorium and the gym.
They were there for the school's annual "Community Awareness Day," a day-long event meant to...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Our local ‘Valley Girls’ open up and answer questions about their businesses. Meet Susan Bella Linski, owner of Susan Bella LLC in Allentown’s historic West End theater district.
Each issue we profile a Lehigh Valley businesswoman...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:21 AM
A local church can be known for a lot of things – the spellbinding words of their pastor, a beautifully historic building, or for being a popular site for local weddings.
At Winter Park Presbyterian Church, they take a great deal of pride in...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The Connecticut Business and Industry Association, the state's largest business organization with more than 10,000 member companies, has long lamented high energy costs as an undue burden on businesses and one main reason why economic growth has generally...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Select a category that interests you. Some organizations require you to register or contact an event coordinator prior to volunteering. Use the contact information provided.
Working with the elderly...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Speakers at the American Legion Post 222 Veterans Day celebration Tuesday seemed to voice a common refrain: Serve the men and women who served the country.
It's the best way to say thank you to U.S. military members, past and present, Frank Daniel...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:00 PM
How does a consulting company where about 60 percent of the employees work at client sites across the country build an organization that embraces values such as teamwork and accountability?
At Chicago-based Huron Consulting Group, the key ingredients...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The 35th annual Montverde Day Festival and Carnival will kick off Friday from 6 to 10 p.m. with a carnival at Kirk Park, 17436 Division St.
Saturday's activities run from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. featuring entertainment, more than 140 vendor booths including...