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  1. GE confirms job reductions underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | News Times

    GE Capital confirmed that local job cuts are underway as General Electric completes its piecemeal sale of the Norwalk financial services giant, with the company not providing information on how many jobs are being shed as various GE Capital units transfer to new owners. GE Capital has long been among the handful of largest corporate employers in Fairfield County, with thousands of employees at its main office in Norwalk and additional locations in Stamford and, until this year, Danbury.

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  2. GE swings back to profit in Q3Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | News Times

    General Electric earned $2.5 billion in the third quarter on $31.7 billion in revenue, as it readies to complete its momentous sale of GE Capital and decision on whether to keep its headquarters in Connecticut going forward. GE had reported two consecutive quarters of losses, largely the result of its ongoing sale of GE Capital assets totaling more than $125 billion as Immelt moves the company to focus almost entirely on industrial and high-tech products and services.

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  3. Medical space fills Westport needRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | News Times

    An artist's rendering of the Westport Center for Health, a 38,000-square-foot, Class A medical office center. An artist's rendering of the Westport Center for Health, a 38,000-square-foot, Class A medical office center.

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  4. Conn. has better handle on debt, Federal Reserve saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | News Times

    Consumer distress rates in Connecticut were lower than those in the rest of the nation, according to data from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York , and lower in the region than in the state as a whole in the second quarter of 2015. Consumer distress is measured by the percentage of people who were 90 or more days late on any type of loan, or had a third-party collections balance within the past year.

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  5. A history tour through Westport's Italian sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | News Times

    Bob Mitchell will lead a tour of historic Saugatuck, a section of Westport, on Saturday, Oct. 17, on behalf of the Westport Histocial Society. Bob Mitchell will lead a tour of historic Saugatuck, a section of Westport, on Saturday, Oct. 17, on behalf of the Westport Histocial Society.

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  6. Wells Fargo gets major chunk of GE CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | News Times

    Wells Fargo was the winning bidder for General Electric's $30 billion commercial lending and leasing businesses, with Wells Fargo already a major employer in Fairfield County where GE Capital has its headquarters in Norwalk. Some 3,000 GE Capital employees will transfer to Wells Fargo in early 2016, with the companies not disclosing financial terms of the transaction.

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  7. Nonprofit wins $100,000 in name of Stamford iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | News Times

    All Our Kin, a nonprofit run by Jessica Sager and Janna Wagner that trains child care providers ranging from parents to businesspeople, beat out about 2,000 nominees nationally to win a $100,000 prize from the Roslyn S. Jaffe Awards, named for the founder of dressbarn. All Our Children is based in New Haven and has offices in Bridgeport, Stamford and Norwalk.

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  8. IT firm consolidates in new Stamford officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | News Times

    The Network Support Co. consolidated offices in Norwalk and Elmsford, N.Y. at a new location at 1492 High Ridge Road in Stamford.

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  9. 1 dead in coach bus crash on I-95Read the original story

    Oct 7, 2015 | News Times

    Henry J. Woolfson , of Hackensack, N.J. was killed when his coach bus rear-ended the truck. Today would have been Woolfson's 33rd birthday.

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  10. Chowdafest Oct. 11 at its new Westport locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | News Times

    The one-day Chowdafest, moving from Norwalk to Sherwood Island State Park in Westport, features scores of soups, bisques and chowders to sample on Sunday, Oct. 11. Jim Keenan , founder and director, said the park's location with its own exit off I-95 was a major factor in the decision to move - improving the entire festival experience. "We've become a true destination event attracting thousands of food lovers from all over New England, including bus tours, so making it easy to get to and from Chowdafest was a priority," he said in an email.

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  11. Suspect in courthouse gun incident arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | News Times

    State police have arrested an inmate they believe is connected to the gun that was recently smuggled into a state courthouse here. Christopher Dohme , 28, of Norwalk, admitted he dropped the loaded .380-caliber handgun into a garbage can at the Bridgeport Correctional Center after getting off a truck from the Golden Hill Street courthouse, police sources told Hearst News .

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  12. Report: Norwalk firm queried on Clinton emailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | News Times

    Norwalk-based Datto finds itself entwined in the controversy over Hillary Clinton 's emails, after McClatchy's Washington bureau reported some of those emails could still reside on Datto servers that provide data backup. U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson indicated Monday the possibility that some of Clinton's some 31,000 personal emails could be recovered, after Clinton said she deleted them while turning over work-related emails to the U.S. Department of State.

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  13. Scattered power outages reported in DanburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | News Times

    With more than 500 customers without power, Danbury has the highest number of outages, according to Eversource . Norwalk has 100 customers without power, 13 in Stamford and 18 in New Milford.

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  14. 50 things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | News Times

    Registration will allow you to post comments on newstimes.com and create a newstimes.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. One of the area's biggest beer festivals, Smoke in the Valley, takes place this Friday and Saturday in Seymour.

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  15. @Work: Losing the workforceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | News Times

    In this file photo, Billy Reyes wears the "Clover" cow costume at Stew Leonard's in Norwalk, Conn. Human resource managers say that companies like Stew's foster a positive working environment that makes workers feel valued.

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  16. Cops: Connecticut housekeeper steals nearly $400K in jewelryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | News Times

    Police say a Connecticut housekeeper who worked for a home for nearly two decades stole close to $400,000 worth of jewelry from her client. Police say a Westport resident reported in May that large amounts of jewelry had been stolen from two safes.

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  17. Report: GE Equity has buyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | News Times

    General Electric reportedly is selling its GE Equity unit in Norwalk, Conn. to France-based Ardian, whose $50 billion investment portfolio includes PetSmart.

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  18. NVCC could turn tide in DanburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | News Times

    Work was underway in June 2015 on the Pershing Building in downtown Danbury, Conn., where Naugatuck Valley Community College plans to offer classes. Joe DaSilva, left, chats with Jeff Fish, building superintendent at the Pershing Building Wednesday, June 17. The Pershing Building at the corner of Main and West Streets in Danbury is being fitted for a "future tenant" Wednesday, June 17, 2015.

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  19. Choosing the best candidate for a building renovationRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2015 | News Times

    Renovations underway in 2012 at 333 State Street in Bridgeport, Conn., with the former office building converted into retail and residential space. If developers and city officials see their vision materialize, a series of buildings in Bridgeport, Conn.

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  20. Towns to pay $1.25M to Easton homeownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | News Times

    The police departments of Easton, Trumbull, Monroe, Darien and Wilton agreed Tuesday to pay a settlement of $1.25 million to an Easton homeowner in what's been called the most blatantly example of excessive force by police in the state. Faced with an almost certain decision they would be found civilly liable in the case, the lawyers for the towns and their respective officers agreed to accept a recommendation offered by U.S. District Judge Joan Margolis to settle the case.

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