Trinity, independent hospitals join Aetna ACO

Hartford-based health insurer Aetna has formed a narrow-accountable care plan with Trinity Health of New England and six independent hospitals.

Lincoln Financial to acquire Boston life insurer for $3.3B

Radnor, Pa., financial advisor Lincoln Financial Group, which has a presence in Hartford, said Friday it has agreed to acquire Boston's Liberty Life Assurance Co. for $3.3 billion.

8 CT bioscience projects get CI funding

Eight bioscience projects with ties to Yale, UConn and Quinnipiac University -- including one involving a wearable device to help detect strokes and a mobile app to pair cancer patients with clinical...

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People's United's 4Q net a record

Bridgeport lender People's United Financial Inc. posted record fourth-quarter profits from loans, fees and belt-tightening en route to higher earnings for all of 2017.

Education reform leader Villar to depart CBIA for Mass. job

Jeffrey Villar is leaving his post as executive director of the Connecticut Council for Education Reform to take a new position with the Southbridge, Mass., school district.

Hooker Day Parade to continue under new producer

The Hartford-based group Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner will produce the city's annual Hooker Day Parade in 2018, organizers said Thursday.

Shutdown impact on CT would depend on how long it lasts

The U.S. House approved a short-term spending bill late Thursday, but the legislation that would avert a government shutdown is expected to face a tough time in the Senate.

Ex-Webster manager to serve 366 days

A former Webster Bank branch manager will spend a year and a day in federal prison for embezzling at least $535,000 from elderly customers' accounts, authorities say.

CT lawmakers weigh revival of earmarks

Reviled as corrupting and anti-democratic, congressional earmarks may have a revival because of recent comments from President Donald Trump and GOP lawmakers’ growing frustration with the...

Audit Commission to take closer look at Hartford's residency rule

The chairman of Hartford's Internal Audit Commission said Thursday his panel has voted to review residency affidavits for certain city employees, after questions were raised about whether or not key...

CT Water to invest $17M in pipe replacement in 2018

Clinton-based Connecticut Water Service said Thursday it plans to invest $17.4 million in pipe replacement for its water system, about the same amount invested last year.

Investment fund buys stake in Hartford Steam system

A New York-based energy and transportation investment fund said it's acquired a joint stake in the Hartford Steam Co.'s district heating and cooling system.

Hartford region's '17 home, condo sales rise

The Hartford region's home and condos sales rose in 2017, but median prices held flat, Realtors say.


Top daily newspapers in Connecticut

Ranked by total daily circulation for the three months ending Sept. 30, 2017

RankNewspaperDaily circulation
1The Hartford Courant and affiliate94,096
2New Haven Register and affiliates39,078
4Journal Inquirer*25,496
5Connecticut Post and affiliates23,797

Source: Alliance for Audited Media *Data for the three months ending March 31, 2016

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