December 12, 2017
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Utility Company Demanding Silence From Environmental Goup

HARTFORD, BOSTON: Eversource Energy [NYSE: ES] released a statement saying it was putting the Environmental Defense Fund [EDF] “on notice that the company will pursue legal action if EDF doesn’t halt its false and defamatory…
December 12, 2017
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Northeast Rail Plan Off Track Without Funds and Fairfield County…

By: ANA RADELAT ctmirror.com Washington – An ambitious — and to some in Connecticut controversial — plan to overhaul the railroad in the Northeast Corridor has come to a full stop, a victim of lack of funding. There also has…
December 13, 2017
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Tiny Alexion Competitor Sees Its Drug Move Forward In Clinical Trials

By Mitchell Young NEW YORK and LONDON: Akari Therapeutics, Plc [NASDAQ:AKTX], a biopharmaceutical company in clinical development of a drug competitive to Alexion Pharmaceuticals [NYSE: ALXN] flagship drug Soliris, announced…
December 08, 2017
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Activist Investor Targets Alexion

Billionaire Paul Elliott Singer of Elliot Investment has been described as one of the country's toughest money managers and a vulture investor. His firm has targeted Alexion for changes or a possible sale. By Mitchell Young…

$500 Million for Bertolini But Aetna May Not Make Big Apple Move

Dec 08, 2017
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By Mitchell Young WOONSOCKET: A suburb city of Providence, Rhode island the country’s smallest state is the home of CVS…

Largest Sales Increase In Single Family Homes In A Decade

Dec 08, 2017
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BOSTON: Single-family home sales in Connecticut continued their increase in sales jumping 3.8 percent in October compared to…

Tribes Counter MGM, Hinting at Bid for New Casinos

Dec 06, 2017
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By: MARK PAZNIOKAS | ctmirror.com The tribal owners of the Foxwoods Resorts and Mohegan Sun casinos sent legislative leaders…

Mohegan Sun Inks Bridgeport Concert Deal, Harbor Yard Concert Plan A Potential Casualty of Bridgeport Casino War

Dec 06, 2017
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BRIDGEPORT: Just a day after MGM Resorts CEO James Murren tried to rally Bridgeport’s business community in a speech to…

Glastonbury Financial Service Company Raises $6 Million From Strategic Investors

Dec 05, 2017
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GLASTONBURY: Payrailz, a digital payments company offering advanced bill payment and money transfer solutions to banks and…

Regents to Consider Plan for Consolidating Community Colleges

Dec 05, 2017
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Norwich Community College By: Clarice Silber CTMIRROR.COM HARTFORD: A controversial plan to consolidate Connecticut’s 12…

New Haven Biotech To Purchase Infectious Disease Portfolio

Dec 01, 2017
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NEW HAVEN: Melinta Therapeutics, Inc. [NASDAQ: MLNT] has entered an agreement to acquire the infectious disease business…

Access Health projecting 2018 Enrollment Will Match Last Year’s

Dec 01, 2017
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By: Mackenzie Rigg | CTmirror.com Access Health CEO Jim WadleighKyle Constable / CTMirror.org HARTFORD: With about three…

Conncticut Ranked #42 For Business By Forbes, New England Trails Country

Dec 01, 2017
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According to Forbes magazine’s 2017 Best States For Business rankings, Connecticut ranks among the ten worst states in the…

Health

Access Health projecting 2018 Enrollment Will Match Last Year’s

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By: Mackenzie Rigg | CTmirror.com Access Health CEO Jim WadleighKyle Constable / CTMirror.org HARTFORD: With about three weeks left in open…

Feds: State Can Impose Work Requirement for Medicaid Recipients

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Medicaid chief: Feds are willing to approve work requirements By: Phil Galewitz | Kaiser Health News | Seema Verma, head of the Centers for Medicare…

City Sues Connecticut Pharmaceutical Company

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NEW HAVEN: The city has joined the parade of states and cities suing the privately owned Stamford, Connecticut based Purdue Pharma and other…

So Far Only Lobster Pot in Maine

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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…

Technology

Glastonbury Financial Service Company Raises $6 Million From Strategic…

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GLASTONBURY: Payrailz, a digital payments company offering advanced bill payment and money transfer solutions to banks and credit unions, announces…

FuelCell Energy and Toyota Announce Renewable Transportation Fuel Project

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DANBURY: Some good news comes to Fuel Cell Energy [NASDAQ: FCEL] with an agreement with Toyota to purchase hydrogen for vehicle refueling at the Port…

UCONN Incubation Companies Exceed Funding Target

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STORRS: UCONN Technology Incubation Program companies have raised $54 million in financing in 2017, exceeding the programs $50 million goal and…

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

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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…

VentureClash Announces Winners of $5 Million Global Investment Challenge

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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…

Real Estate & Construction

Home Prices In Two Connecticut Metros Still Lag Pre-Recession Prices

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Home prices across the nation have mostly recovered from the worst of the from the declines suffered during the “Great Recession,” according to…

Mortgage Company To Add Twelve New States In Expansion

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MILFORD: Total Mortgage has announced expansion plans for 2018, as it seeking to open branches in 12 new states over the next 12 months. The company…

Historic Hartford Skyscraper To Suites Company

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HARTFORD: A downtown land mark 750 Main Street has been sold for $4.3 million. First built in 1921 the 17 floor “skyscraper” the former…

Largest Sales Increase In Single Family Homes In A Decade

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BOSTON: Single-family home sales in Connecticut continued their increase in sales jumping 3.8 percent in October compared to October 2016, according…

Post Road, Orange Property Fetches $2.2 Million

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ORANGE: The building housing long term tenant Porch and patio has been sold for $2.3 million. The 15,300 square foot commercial building at 363…

A Billion Reasons To Invest in Connecticut’s Downtowns and Main Streets

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Christine Schilke, Connecticut Main Street Center Connecticut stands ready to enter a new era of economic development as the key components of market…

Education Fund Established For Family of Popular Realtor

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HARTFORD: The CCIM [Certified Commercial Investment Member] Foundation has created tyhe Wayne D’Amico Memorial Fund to recognize, D’Amico an Ivoryton…

Distribution Firm Leases In North Branford

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NORTH BRANFORD: The Geenty Group, Realtors, reports a three-year lease with options to extend 2 units at 5 Enterprise Drive. The tenant is TXX…

Hilltop Office Park Doubles in Value on Sale

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Danbury: Lee Farm Corporate Park a class A office building on I-84 was purchased for $16.9 million by Summit Development of Southport and The…

Class B Building Brings in $2.9 Million in Sale

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NORWALK: 14 Westport Avenue a 32,000 square foot “class B” office building in downtown sold for $2.9 million. The three-story building was built in…

Government

What Are They Smoking Up There?

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HARTFORD: Even as a mayor who wants to be Governor calls on the state to “oversee” a dysfunctional government, the Hartford Court of Common Council…

Connecticut Seeks Revenue through CT Fresh Start Tax Program

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HARTFORD: Connecticut is hoping to bring in $85 million with a “voluntary” tax compliance program, Fresh Start for both individuals and business.…

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…

weirsmanORANGE: Bill Weirsman, Commercial Broker of Colonial Properties, Inc., represented the landlord, Leo Zygelman, in the leasing of three professional office suites at 370 Boston Post Road  Two spaces were leased for psychotherapy offices; 1,170 square feet was leased by Achieve Wellness, LLC for two years and 1,150 square feet was leased by Beth Robson, Inc. and Gail Chotiner for 5 years.  Additionally, a 900 s/f office suite  was leased by Kaoud Realty for 5 years.   

Weirsman also represented the landlord, Marlaure, LLC, in the leasing of 2,500 square feet of office/flex space at 488 Derby Avenue in West Haven to Cyclelectric, LLC for one year.