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After Layoffs, Investigation, New CEOs - Alexion Reports Results

By Mitchell Young New Haven: Worry warts that reacted to Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s [Nasdaq: ALXN] announcement that it was trimming its world wide work force by 5% will be surprised by the company’s first-quarter 2017…
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That’s The Spirit, Bradley Adds New Airline to The Mix

Windsor Locks: Will Connecticut residents have something new to complain about or will they revel in a new low cost travel option to Florida? The discount carrier, Spirit Airlines [Nasdaq: SAVE] based in Miramar, Fla will…
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Across Connecticut - Craft Beer Is Brewing

Anderson Sant’anna Delima, Head Brewer at Hell or High Water Brew Pub In South Norwalk, [2012 Interview With New York Times] By Mitchell Young East Haven: Overshores Brewing is celebrating its 3rd anniversary on Saturday…
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New Haven Biotech To Go Public In $125 Million IPO

By Mitchell Young New Haven: Biohaven Pharmaceuticals founded in 2013, is developing treatments for neurological diseases and rare disorders, announced terms for its IPO. The company plans to raise $125 million by offering…
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CT Tech By The Numbers

Fifty State Tech Reports Present Connecticut Data CONNTACT.com Compiled Comparisons With Our State Neighbors Below The state of Connecticut and many of its companies and institutions have spent the last two decades trying to…
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Connecticut Health Plans Not Happy With Trump ACA Overhaul

Insurers: Trump hasn’t committed to payments that would keep them in ACA exchanges By Ana Radelat ctmirror.com Washington: Despite reports to the contrary, President Donald Trump has not committed to making payments that…
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Achillion Presents Mixed Trial Results – May, Hep C “Awareness Month”

By Mitchell Young New Haven: Achillion Pharmaceuticals [Nasdaq: ACHN] presented data on its three drug combination to treat Hepatitis C, at The International Liver Congress in Amsterdam in late April, just a week before the…
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CT Non-Profits Targeted For Sales Tax

Rep Jason Rojas, D-East Hartford: Taxing non-profits are an option. Finance panel eyes ending sales tax exemption for nonprofits By: Keith M Phaneuf ctmirror.com Hartford: The Connecticut legislature’s tax-writing panel is…

Connecticut and National Trend: Young People Still At Home

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Washington: The US Census released The Changing Economics and Demographics of Young Adulthood: 1975–2016. The report sites…

Labor To Business, "You're Not Paying Enough Taxes"

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Labor Study: Businesses can pay more to preserve CT’s quality of life By Keith M. Phaneuf ctmirror.com HARTFORD: Connecticut…

His Grassroots Rebellion Stops a Federal Railroad Plan in its Tracks

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By: Ana Radelat ctmirror.com Greg Stroud is a quiet, thoughtful academic with limited experience in civic engagement, but he…

CONNECTICUT INNOVATORS: Stitching Together A Next Generation Product

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A Global Healthcare Giant Engineers and Builds New In Connecticut By Mitchell Young NORTH HAVEN: Leon Hirsch was hoping to…
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Connecticut’s $5 Million Global Venture Challenge Opens Applications to…

PRESS RELEASE: VentureClash 2017 focuses on attracting Internet of Things, Digital Health, FinTech and InsureTech companies ROCKY HILL: Connecticut Innovations (CI), announced the launch of the first-round application period…

New Farmland Harvest – Solar Energy – Creating Political Sparks

By, Jan Ellen Spiegel, ctmirror.com SUFFIELD: “This is beautiful,” Kevin Sullivan proclaimed, navigating his truck at a…

United Bank – “Unites” With Downtown Hartford

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GLASTONBURY: United Bank [United Financial Corp, NASDAQ: UNBK] is making a big deposit in downtown Hartford. William H. W.…

CT Hospitals Launch TV Ad To Protest New Tax Proposal

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By: Keith M. Pahneuf, ctmirror.com Connecticut’s hospital industry launched a new television ad Thursday to protest Gov.…

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Connecticut Health Plans Not Happy With Trump ACA Overhaul

Insurers: Trump hasn’t committed to payments that would keep them in ACA exchanges By Ana Radelat ctmirror.com Washington: Despite reports to the…
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St. Vincent's Hospital Says No Sale Imminent

BRIDGEPORT: In meetings in late February [see report] hospital executives told employees that it was considering a potential sale or merger in the…

What The GOP Obamacare Replacement Bill Means For You And CT

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By, Arielle Levin Becker, ctmirror.com Members of Congress will begin moving forward today with efforts to pass the American Health Care Act, a…

Hartford Insurance Execs Looking For A Friend In Washington

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By Mitchell Young WASHINGTON: Aetna [NYSE: AET] and Cigna [NYSE:CI] have watched their huge mergers collapse this month under the weight of lawsuits…

CT Hospitals Launch TV Ad To Protest New Tax Proposal

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By: Keith M. Pahneuf, ctmirror.com Connecticut’s hospital industry launched a new television ad Thursday to protest Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s proposal…

Hospitals Worry Medicaid, Obamacare Changes Could Bring Pain

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By, Arielle Levin Becker [This is a significantly edited version, the complete article can be found at ctmirror.com] With the potential for major…

Hospital Lights Up Cannabis Research

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HARTFORD: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center’s medical marijuana research program has been approved by the state. The hospital say’s its…

Connecticut On Santa’s Good List For Once

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Connecticut companies may want to move down South to save on electricity and wage costs, but according to the 2016 report by the United Health…

To Err is Human, Unless It Is Happening to You

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State Measure Errors In Connecticut Hospitals HARTFORD: Good news from the Connecticut Department of Public Health, errors or what they call “adverse…

ConnectiCare and CliniSanitas Partner for Retail Locations

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FARMINGTON: Just a month after threatening to pull out of Access CT, Connecticut’s Health Care Exchange. ConnectiCare revealed a new and for a health…

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Hartford: Cases of Tuberculosis have decreasing in the nation and Connecticut since 1990,with the low hitting in 2013. Things have stated to change…

Breathing Easier With Electric Vehicles

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HARTFORD: Connecticut is providing an additional $2.7 million in new funding to continue the consumer rebate program launched last year to promote…

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Milford Fisheries Lab Invents “Man Overboard” Rescue Device

Milford: Northeast Fisheries Science Center's Milford Laboratory has developed a “Man Overboard” rescue Device. The device is the invention of Robert…
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CT Tech By The Numbers

Fifty State Tech Reports Present Connecticut Data CONNTACT.com Compiled Comparisons With Our State Neighbors Below The state of Connecticut and many…

CONNECTICUT INNOVATORS: Stitching Together A Next Generation Product

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A Global Healthcare Giant Engineers and Builds New In Connecticut By Mitchell Young NORTH HAVEN: Leon Hirsch was hoping to get his entrepreneurial…

Tech Council Selects Top Women Innovators From 50 Leaders

AWARD RELEASE HARTFORD: Fifty women from across Connecticut were honored for their innovation and leadership during the thirteenth annual Connecticut…

Connecticut's Fastest Growing Tech Company - Reports Results

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STAMFORD: Revolution Lighting Technologies, Inc. [Nasdaq:RVLT] was recognized as Connecticut’s fastest growing technology company by the Connecticut…

Fast Growing Branford Software Innovator Acquired By Leading Global…

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Core Informatics CEO: Gabelle wants to "accelerate the digital lab." BRANFORD: Core Informatics one of Connecticut’s fastest growing technology…

CT Venture Arm Invested Broadly To End 2016

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ROCKY HILL: The fourth quarter of 2016 brought a great stash of new cash to 31 companies across Connecticut and beyond, from Ridgefield to Tolland.…

Fast Growing etouches – Hiring and Acquiring

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NORWALK: etouches is a global provider of cloud event management software and one of Connecticut’s fastest growing companies. Ranked 461 on…

Connecticut’s $5 Million Global Venture Challenge Opens Applications to…

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PRESS RELEASE: VentureClash 2017 focuses on attracting Internet of Things, Digital Health, FinTech and InsureTech companies ROCKY HILL: Connecticut…

Stamford's Novitex Merger To Form $2.8 Billion Tech

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PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK: SourceHOV, LLC (“SourceHOV”), Novitex Holdings, Inc. (“Novitex”) and Quinpario Acquisition Corp. 2 (Nasdaq: QPAC, QPACW and…

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Median Home Sale Price Hits Lowest February Mark In Five Years

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Boston: The Warren Group publishers of the Commercial Record have released a report on Connecticut single-family home sales. According to their data,…

Massachusetts Company Wins Over Towns for Senior Living

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Darien: LCB Senior Living (LCB) of Norwood, Mass has purchased One Parklands Drive, formerly one of two office buildings located in Parklands Office…

Investor Manager Picks Up Retail Properties

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Willing Biddle Scoops Up FC Retail Properties Greenwich: Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc. (NYSE:UBA and UBP) has acquired a portfolio of four retail…

Downtown Development Garners Team Award

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Westport: Bedford Square, a new mixed-use development in downtown has garnered top honors from the Connecticut Building Congress. The…

The Warren Group Partners with MIT Center

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Warren hooking up with MIT BOSTON: The Warren Group [TWG ] publisher of the Commercial Record announced it entered into a new data sponsorship…

North Haven Proved Open to “Open Space” Purchase

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North Haven: A 30 acre parcel of “Open Space” land at King Highway was purchased by the Town of North Haven for what is being called “passive…

Hartford Architects Take Home Awards

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Boston: Amenta Emma Architects was honored with two awards at the 10th annual IIDA New England Design Awards ceremony on March 2. Symmetry Partners…

Office Building Sold for $4.8 Million

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Darien: 800 Post Road a fully leased three-story office and retail property was sold for $4.8 million. Louis Zuckerman and Patrick Colwell of CBRE…

Funding Company Pulls In Big Financing for Connecticut Apartments

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Windsor: Eastern Union Funding arranged $57.9 million financing in multifamily real estate transactions on behalf of two of its New York-based…

International Manufacturer Earns Gold In Danbury

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Danbury: BELIMO headquartered in Hinwil Switzerland has more than 1400 employees world wide and it emphasizes sustainability and energy efficiency…

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CT Non-Profits Targeted For Sales Tax

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Rep Jason Rojas, D-East Hartford: Taxing non-profits are an option. Finance panel eyes ending sales tax exemption for nonprofits By: Keith M Phaneuf…

Labor To Business, "You're Not Paying Enough Taxes"

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Labor Study: Businesses can pay more to preserve CT’s quality of life By Keith M. Phaneuf ctmirror.com HARTFORD: Connecticut businesses can afford —…

House Endorses Farm-Based Breweries in Connecticut

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Fox Farm Brwery in Salem, May Be Joined By Many Others If Legislation Passes Senate By Mark Pazniokas ctmirror.org Rep. Caroline Simmons takes a…

CT Atty. General Questions Casino Plan

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By: KEITH M. PHANEUF and MARK PAZNIOKAS CT Mirror.com Jepsen sees ‘not insubstantial’ risk in casino expansion HARTFORD: Allowing Connecticut’s two…

Tribes Unveil Casino Building Plans and Pitch For Legislation

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HARTFORD: The Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan Tribe[s], released a rendering of their planned East Windsor entertainment and gaming facility. The two…

Hartford Insurance Execs Looking For A Friend In Washington

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By Mitchell Young WASHINGTON: Aetna [NYSE: AET] and Cigna [NYSE:CI] have watched their huge mergers collapse this month under the weight of lawsuits…

Coltsville National Park Plan, Moves Forward

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By, Ana Radelat, ctmirror.com WASHINGTON: The U.S. House of Representatives on Monday brushed aside a major obstacle to the full establishment of…