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38 min ago | Wall Street Journal

Connecticut Race Centers on Economy

Small-business owner Brian Martin wanted to expand his aerospace-manufacturing business in Manchester, Conn., a few years ago when he came across a new state program tailored for growing companies like his.

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Related Topix: Connecticut Government, Small Business, Personal Finance, Manchester, CT

1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Prime Wellness of Connecticut in South Windsor, Conn., one of six...

Prime Wellness of Connecticut in South Windsor, Conn., one of six dispensaries in Connecticut, held a grand opening event at its new facility on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: South Windsor, CT, Windsor, CT, Marijuana, Trumbull, CT

4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Biden lends political help to Connecticut's Malloy

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy received praise and likely financial help on Wednesday from Vice President Joe Biden, who lauded his fellow Democrat as "an incredibly innovative governor" who deserves a second term.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, East Hartford, CT, Stamford, CT, Dan Malloy, US Governors

4 hrs ago | Washington Times

Visconti qualifies to appear on Connecticut ballot

Secretary of the State Denise Merrill announced Wednesday that Visconti and his running mate, Chester Harris, reached the threshold of 7,500 signatures of registered voters needed to appear as petitioning candidates.

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Related Topix: Connecticut Government

5 hrs ago | New Canaan News-Review

Malloy balks at Metro-North budget

Pledging to spare New Haven Line riders a new fare hike, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy demanded Aug. 14 the Metropolitan Transportation Authority explain tens of millions in added costs it expects Connecticut to pay to keep trains running for the next five years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Connecticut Government

10 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

US: Slow growth seen in Conn., Maine economies

New federal statistics show economic growth in New England has been slowest in Connecticut and Maine since the end of the recession in 2009.

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Related Topix: Connecticut Government

14 hrs ago | It's Relevant

Video: Buying Locally Grown, Organic Food Just Got Easier

"We go to each vendor, choose our produce, then we go back to our car and put it into our fresh nation bags, store it in our car in coolers and take it straight to the customers."

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Bill pushes equal pay for women

A male health care worker in Connecticut on average earns almost twice as much as a woman performing the same job.

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Related Topix: Rosa DeLauro, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Connecticut Government, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Greenwich Citizen

CT Horrorfest set for Saturday

Connecticut HorrorFest takes place in Waterbury on Saturday, Aug. 23. It will feature celebrities such as Linda Blair, who appeared in iThe Exorcisti as Regan MacNeil , a young girl who was possessed by the devil.

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Related Topix: Waterbury, CT, Linda Blair, Danbury, CT

MacRumors

Apple to Open New South Windsor, Connecticut Store on August 23 [Mac Blog]

Connecticut's sixth Apple Store location is set to open on Saturday, August 23 at The Promenade Shops at Evergreen Walk in South Windsor .

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Related Topix: Windsor, CT, South Windsor, CT

JD Supra

Changes in State Breach Notification Laws

As data breaches continue to occur, breach notification laws are being amended or enacted.

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Related Topix: Connecticut Government, Missouri, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology

Yahoo!

Man charged in fatal stabbing of 1-year-old niece

A Connecticut man was charged with murder on allegations he fatally slashed his 1-year-old niece in her abdomen while babysitting, police said.

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Evening Sun

Man charged in fatal stabbing of 1-year-old niece

A Connecticut man has been charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of his 1-year-old niece while babysitting.

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The Danbury Daily Voice

Danbury Letter: Economic Outlook Still Bleak In Connecticut

In recent months, and as the November election approaches, Gov. Malloy has ramped up his efforts to convince Connecticut residents that thanks to his hard work, our economy and employment opportunities are strong and competitive.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Law, Employment / Labor Law, Dan Malloy, US Governors, Opinion

It's Relevant

Video: Consumers Already Shopping for Tax Free Week

Consumers will be spending a little bit less on some of their purchases this week.

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Related Topix: Connecticut Government

Mon Aug 18, 2014

jdsupra.com

Solid Waste and Water Planning Dominate 2014 Connecticut Public Acts Concerning the Environment

The Connecticut General Assembly's 2014 "short session" yielded a modest crop of public acts concerning the environment.

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Related Topix: Connecticut Government, Environmental Law, Law

TheDay.Com

UPDATED: Candidate Malloy makes campaign swing through eastern Connecticut

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy made the rounds in southeastern Connecticut today, chatting with patrons at local coffee shops and highlighting his accomplishments, especially those that benefitted local municipalities.

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Related Topix: New London, CT, Tea, Drink, Groton, CT

News Times

Trampoline parks pop up in southwestern Connecticut

When Edward Kim saw how popular trampoline parks had become out West, he knew he wanted to do something locally.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Bethel, CT, Fairfield County, CT

News Times

Connecticut education chief looking for another job

Stefan Pryor, the controversial state Department of Education commissioner since September of 2011, announced that he will not be seeking a second term.

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Related Topix: Connecticut Government, Stamford, CT, Redding, CT

CBS 3 Springfield

News Minute: Here's the latest Connecticut news from The Associated Press

Police in Stamford are investigating the death of a 21-year-old man who was found unresponsive in a bedroom of a home over the weekend.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal

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