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New Haven Company Raises $18 Million for Next Generation Computer Tech

NEW HAVEN: Two seasoned Venture investors have led an $18 million Series A investment into New Haven Quantum Circuits Inc [QCI] The new funds came from Canaan and Sequoia, and Tribeca Venture Partners, Osage University…
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Fed Tax Bill Would Bang CT Homeowners and Small Biz

By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com Senate tax bill would have big impact on CT homeowners, small businesses Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky, spoke briefly to…
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WHAT IS WRONG WITH NICK BALLETO?

OPINION It hard to overstate how completely unacceptable this press release is from Connecticut Democratic Party Chairman, Nick Balletto. "CT Dems' statement on Big Y's decision to move from Cassetti's Ansonia to Dugatto's…
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Harbor Yard Stadium Conversion to Concert Venue Moves Forward

BRIDGEPORT: Baseball is officially out at Harbor Yard, as the City Council has approved a plan by the Mayor Joe Ganim to convert the stadium to a concert venue. The council had near unanimous approval with an 18-2 vote in…
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Alexion Sent On Market Tailspin Since Relocation, Reorganization…

By Mitchell Young Analysis and Opinion: NEW HAVEN: Alexion’s [NYSE: ALXN] New CEO Ludwig Hantson may hope to exit one college town for another [Boston], but investors appear to be giving Hantson and his board of directors a…
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City Sues Connecticut Pharmaceutical Company

NEW HAVEN: The city has joined the parade of states and cities suing the privately owned Stamford, Connecticut based Purdue Pharma and other pharmaceutical companies over their marketing of opioids, such as Purdue’s,…
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Connecticut Property Taxes, Third Highest In Nation

Washington: The "tax reform" proposal by Republican's in the US House of Representatives will limit deductions for state and local taxes and mortgage interest. The impact on higher cost of living and higher tax states like…
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Economist Gioia: ‘Historic’ State Budget Will Boost Business Confidence

By: Keith M. Phaneuf | ctmirror.com A vice president and economist with the ConnecticutBusiness and Industry Association, Peter Gioia has spent the past 18 years with the state’s chief business lobby, managing its research…
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Connecticut Rental Rates Take A Breather After A Year of Increases

See Full List of Major Connecticut Cities Below CONNCECTICUT: Rents in cities across Connecticut saw a monthly dip in rent, running counter to a year long trend. New Haven county rents have posted the steepest annual…
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Many Connecticut Public Companies Would See Lower Corporate Taxes With…

WASHINGTON: The Republican House of Representative has presented a corporate tax reduction plan from 35% to 20%. The website WalletHub.com issued a report on 2016 tax rates at the state, federal and international levels in…

AETNA- CVS HOOKUP COULD HAPPEN BY DECEMBER

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UPDATE FROM REUTERS> By Mitchell Young WOONSOCKET, RI: Aetna [NYSE: AET] CEO Mark Bertolini probably won’t be enjoying the…

After 117-Day Marathon, Senate Passes Bipartisan Budget

By: Keith M. Phaneuf, Jacqueline Rabe Thomas and Mark Pazniokas | ctmirror.com HARTFORD: A newly united Senate took a major…

AIA CT Design Awards 2017

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AIA Connecticut announced 17 recipients in its annual, comprehensive, 2017 Design Award program that recognizes design…

New Haven: Don’t Send AIRBNB Off The Runway

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New Haven Biotech Explodes in Value and Chooses Downtown for Headquarters

By Mitchell Young NEW HAVEN: A newly public Bio-tech holding company Biohaven [ NYSE: BHVN] has chosen a high profile former bank building in the city’s Central Business District for its new headquarters. The moves comes as…
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Alexion: Blame It On Brazil or Kanuma -The Stock Dives, And The Movers Get…

Alexion's New CEO Ludwig Hantson is making major executive changes By Mitchell Young New Haven: In spite of unexpected sales and earnings growth announced by Alexion Pharmaceuticals [Nasdaq: ALXN] just weeks ago, the…
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With Trump's Legal Pick Lieberman Is Likely Off FBI Job List

By Ana Radelat ctmirror.com Trump Picks Lieberman Associate Kasowitz As Personal Lawyer In Russia Probe Washington – President Donald Trump’s decision to hire attorney Marc Kasowitz to serve as his private lawyer during…
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Rescigno to Retire from Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce

CHAMBER RELEASE New Haven, CT (May 22, 2017) – After 17 years of service as the President of the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce (GNHCC), Anthony Rescigno announced today his plans to retire on December 31, 2017. A…

Dems Say Yes To Pot Cash, Casinos, Big Cuts To Munis

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Democrats would slash municipal aid, allow casino, legalize pot By Keith M. Phaneuf ctmirror.com Hartford: House and Senate…

Senate GOP Not Ready To Share CT Budget Fix With The Public

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By Keith M. Phaneuf ctmiror.com Another question of public access arose Monday in the struggle to balance the next state…

Health Insurers Seek Big Rate Hikes, Blame Obamacare’s Uncertain Future

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By Ana Radelat ctmirror.com Hartford: The state’s health insurers are asking for sizeable rate increases for individual and…

Auto Dealers Cite Tesla Cheating Report, To Stop Exemption Bill

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Dealers Are Charging Up to Challenge Tesla - with Cars Too The DMV report says Tesla's Greenwich showroom violated…

Casino Revenues Stable, Foxwoods Weak, Mohegan Up

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Mashantucket, Uncasville: Connecticut’s casinos have reported mixed results for April. Foxwoods reported slot revenue of…

After Layoffs, Investigation, New CEOs - Alexion Reports Results

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By Mitchell Young New Haven: Worry warts that reacted to Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s [Nasdaq: ALXN] announcement that it…

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City Sues Connecticut Pharmaceutical Company

NEW HAVEN: The city has joined the parade of states and cities suing the privately owned Stamford, Connecticut based Purdue Pharma and other…
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So Far Only Lobster Pot in Maine

AUGUSTA: Not everyone is willing to toke up for some taxes. Like Connecticut legislators, Maine’s Governor Paul LePage was not willing to allow…

AETNA- CVS HOOKUP COULD HAPPEN BY DECEMBER

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UPDATE FROM REUTERS> By Mitchell Young WOONSOCKET, RI: Aetna [NYSE: AET] CEO Mark Bertolini probably won’t be enjoying the commanding view of the New…

Connecticut Chambers of Commerce Respond To Health Care Premium Increases

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HARTFORD: Connecticut Chamber of Commerce executives and their health insurance marketing partner the Chamber Insurance Trust announced they are…

Health Exchange CEO Says Insurers May Drop Out for 2018

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On August 2nd Jim Wadleigh CEO of Access Health, Connecticut’s ACA [Obamcare] health exchange. Said that concerns that the Trump Administration might…

Even With Obamacare’s Survival, A Shakeup In CT Healthcare System Threatens

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By, Ana Radelat ctmirror.com WASHINGTON:– Even though the U.S. Senate failed to repeal the Affordable Care Act, there will potentially be changes to…

CT Health Exchange Scaling Back Retail Outreach

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Access Health CT CEO, James Wadleigh Dropping Retail Locations in New Haven and New Britain Kyle Constable ctmirror.org HARTFORD: Facing a shortened…

Health Insurers Seek Double-Digit Rate Increases

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By: Kyle Constable ctmirror.org Connecticare actuary Kelsey, tries to lay out the numbers behind the company's proposed rate increases. Hartford: Two…

Starling Roosts In New Nest East of The River

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Glastonbury: A leading physician owned multispecialty medical practice Starling Physicians hasexpanded east of the river at 289 Western Boulevard.…

Health Insurers Seek Big Rate Hikes, Blame Obamacare’s Uncertain Future

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By Ana Radelat ctmirror.com Hartford: The state’s health insurers are asking for sizeable rate increases for individual and small-business policies…

Connecticut Health Plans Not Happy With Trump ACA Overhaul

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Insurers: Trump hasn’t committed to payments that would keep them in ACA exchanges By Ana Radelat ctmirror.com Washington: Despite reports to the…

St. Vincent's Hospital Says No Sale Imminent

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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…

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New Haven Company Raises $18 Million for Next Generation Computer Tech

NEW HAVEN: Two seasoned Venture investors have led an $18 million Series A investment into New Haven Quantum Circuits Inc [QCI] The new funds came…
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VentureClash Announces Winners of $5 Million Global Investment Challenge

ROCKY HILL: Connecticut Innovations [CI] Connecticut’s quasi public venture capital organization announced the winners of its VentureClash, $5…

Connecticut Venture Group and ResultsJunkies In Fairfield, Hamden and…

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Crossroads Venture Group's (CVG) Investor, Entrepreneur & Resource Network will be traversing around CT with Paul Singh's ResultsJunkies North…

Nine Foreign Companies selected for Connecticut Innovations Venture Clash…

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Nine companies from around the globe compete for $5 million in investments ROCKY HILL: Connecticut Innovations (CI), the state;s quasi public venture…

Tech Council To Host "Scale Up" for Emerging Companies

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ScaleUP CT is a half-day event that will focus on supporting the emerging growth companies. November 2 at the Omni Hotel. Scale Up is presented by…

Connecticut's Fastest Growing Tech Companies Cited

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HARTFORD: The Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) and Marcum LLP announced the winners of the 2017 Marcum Tech Top 40, the tenth annual awards…

Facebook Building Out New England Operations

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Cambridge, Mass. Facebook which was started in Cambridge by Mark Zuckerberg a then student at Harvard has had only a minor prescence in New England’s…

Connecticut's Top Forty Fastest Growing Tech Cos Announced

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HARTFORD: The Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) and Marcum LLP today announced the 2017 Marcum Tech Top 40, an annual recognition of the fastest…

Long Island Giving an Energy Boost to Connecticut Fuel Cell Company

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By MItchell Young DANBURY: Fuel Cell Energy [Nasdaq: FCEL] may finally be lifting its head off mat as its receives one of the largest fuel cell…

West Hartford Med Tech Company Raises $1.9 Million

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WEST HARTFORD: ReadyDock develops tablet docking stations for tablet PCs used in the medical and laboratory, food, clean facilities, and education…

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Connecticut Rental Rates Take A Breather After A Year of Increases

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See Full List of Major Connecticut Cities Below CONNCECTICUT: Rents in cities across Connecticut saw a monthly dip in rent, running counter to a year…

Connecticut Home Sale Prices Decline

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HARTFORD: Single-family home sales in Connecticut jumped 2.98 percent in September compared to September 2016, according to the latest report from…

Connecticut Property Taxes, Third Highest In Nation

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Washington: The "tax reform" proposal by Republican's in the US House of Representatives will limit deductions for state and local taxes and mortgage…

Transit Oriented Development Rolls Into Windsor

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WINDSOR: Visions of a transit oriented development following the new Springfield to New Haven Rail have come to fruition in Windsor. On October 20,…

LaMonica Appointed President of REFA of Connecticut

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HARTFORD: The Hartford chapter of the Real Estate Finance Association of Connecticut (REFA-CT) has named Paul LaMonica, president. LaMonica, senior…

Willow Creek Breaks Ground In Blue Hills

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HARTFORD: Construction has begun with a groundbreaking in late October on the new Willow Creek apartments in the Blue Hills section of the city. The…

Hoffmann Architects Celebrates 40 Years

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HAMDEN: Hoffmann Architects, an architecture and engineering firm specializing in the rehabilitation of building exteriors, is commemorating the…

AIA CT Design Awards 2017

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AIA Connecticut announced 17 recipients in its annual, comprehensive, 2017 Design Award program that recognizes design excellence in projects in…

New Haven: Don’t Send AIRBNB Off The Runway

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OPINION Is New Haven remaking its “model cities” 1960s vision or is it the Next Wave “Greatest Small City in America,” that is the question. New…

Hamden Buildings Fetch $3.15 Million

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HAMDEN: Town Hall Center LLC [Chris Nicotra, Olympia Properties] sold a two building mixed use portfolio located at 2340-2348 Whitney Avenue for…

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Tax Commissioner: GOP Plan, Many in State to Pay More

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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com State Department of Revenue Services Commissioner Kevin B. Sullivanctmirror.com Washington – Connecticut Commissioner…

Survey, CT Residents "Take Care of The Basics"

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CONNECTICUT: A new survey by administered by the quasi-government Connecticut Economic Resource Center [CERC] says that residents are concerned about…

Fed Tax Bill Would Bang CT Homeowners and Small Biz

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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com Senate tax bill would have big impact on CT homeowners, small businesses Senate Finance Committee Chair Orrin Hatch,…

Economist Gioia: ‘Historic’ State Budget Will Boost Business Confidence

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By: Keith M. Phaneuf | ctmirror.com A vice president and economist with the ConnecticutBusiness and Industry Association, Peter Gioia has spent the…

Many Connecticut Public Companies Would See Lower Corporate Taxes With…

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WASHINGTON: The Republican House of Representative has presented a corporate tax reduction plan from 35% to 20%. The website WalletHub.com issued a…

After 117-Day Marathon, Senate Passes Bipartisan Budget

By: Keith M. Phaneuf, Jacqueline Rabe Thomas and Mark Pazniokas | ctmirror.com HARTFORD: A newly united Senate took a major step early Thursday…

Car Tax Could Be Taken Off Road

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By: KEITH M. PHANEUF ctmirror.com State legislative leaders say they are strongly considering eliminating local property taxes on motor vehicles in…

CT: Tax and Fees On The Near Horizon, $600-$800 Billion

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Budget Debate: It’s Not How Much, But What Kind Of Revenue To Raise By, Keith M. Phaneuf ctmirror.com HARTFORD: For months Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has…

NEWINGTONTOWNHALL01 viNEWINGTON: Town Hall will be getting a $25 million renovation, designed by Quisenberry Arcari Architects. QA Architects has worked on other projects for Newington including the renovation of the John Wallace Middle School’s Aerospace Academy and Martin Kellogg Middle School’s Academy of Biomedical Sciences. The firm is also the architect for the renovation of Newington High School, currently under construction and scheduled to be completed this summer.

Tom Arcari, principal-in-charge of the project said, “Our team is looking forward to working with the Building Committee, the Town, and the entire community to develop a far-reaching design that fulfills their vision for modernizing Newington’s town hall facility.”