Malloy: CT to receive $22M for opioid response

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Friday the state will receive $22 million in federal funding to fight the opioid epidemic.

CT publishes new sexual harassment policy; 22% of state workers claim hostile work environment

Legislative leaders on Friday published the state’s new sexual harassment policy, which aims to improve complaint procedures, enhance investigative responsibilities and create measures to...

CT pumps $400K into Hartford's Parkville Market

The state has contributed a $300,000 loan and $100,000 grant for the development of Hartford's Parkville Market, a 20,000-square-foot food and community hall that pledges to create about 150 jobs,...

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Long-time Access Health CT director appointed as new CEO

A long-time director at Access Health CT was named the new chief executive officer of the state's health insurance exchange on Thursday.

American Airlines closing premium lounge at Bradley Airport

The Admirals Club will be giving its final salute at Bradley International Airport next month, when American Airlines plans to vacate the 2,500-square-foot lounge.

Survey: Businesses lacking on cyber attack response

A new survey suggests most businesses are not properly planning for cyber attacks, even though they recognize the grave consequences of lacking an adequate response.

Bloomfield's Kaman scores $48.6M fuze order

Bloomfield manufacturer Kaman Corp. says its aerospace segment received a $48.6 million bomb fuze order from the U.S. Air Force (USAF).

Eversource adds $7M to UConn energy center partnership

Eversource Energy on Thursday renewed a commitment to its energy center at UConn through an additional $7 million investment over the next three years.

Malloy finally catches an economic break in his final budget

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy may be enjoying more economic good fortune during his last year in office than he did in the first seven years combined.

Bond Commission OKs millions for Hartford, other projects

The state Bond Commission on Thursday approved tens of millions of dollars for numerous economic development projects during one of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's last commission meetings before his term...

CT adds 1,100 jobs in Aug., unemployment rate falls

Connecticut added 1,100 jobs in August, helping its unemployment rate drop from 4.4 percent to 4.3 percent, the state Department of Labor said Thursday.

After legal review, Hartford to enforce crisis-pregnancy center ordinance

Hartford's new rules for “crisis pregnancy centers” in the city will take effect Oct. 1, following a four-month pause prompted by a U.S. Supreme Court ruling that struck down an...

Greater Hartford home sales, prices climb in Aug.

Greater Hartford home sales and median prices rose in August, new Realtor data show.


Largest patent holders in Connecticut

Ranked by number of 2017 utility patents granted to companies with Connecticut-based inventors

RankPatent holder2017 patents
1United Technologies Corp., Farmington409
2Covidien LP (Medtronic), Rocky Hill221
3UTC Aerospace Systems, Windsor Locks120
4IBM Corp., Armonk, New York113
5Acushnet Co., Fairhaven, Mass.59

Source: U.S. Patent office

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