Mallloy warns legislators budget delay can't avoid tough choices

Democratic House leaders said Wednesday they'd given up on passing a state budget before midnight - the end of the legislative session. Gov. Malloy warned them not to use it as a tactic to avoid...

CT electric rates to drop in July

Standard service rates billed to businesses and residents by Connecticut's two electric utilities will drop several cents starting July 1, regulators announced Wednesday.

Hartford issues pink slips

Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin's administration issued approximately 40 layoff notices Wednesday across multiple city departments, his chief of staff confirmed.

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Mfg4 on display

Tuesday, the Manufacturing 4 the Future expo opened its three-day run at the Connecticut Convention Center, with more than three dozen in-state firms and one state agency among the nearly 200...

Report outlines changing face of CT employment

A new report issued by the state Department of Labor shows Connecticut has transitioned since the recession from its top job sector being trade, transportation, and utilities to education and health...

JCJ Architecture acquires Los Angeles firm

A major Hartford architecture firm has expanded to the West Coast with the acquisition of a Los Angeles firm.

Mortgage co. owner pleads guilty to false advertising

A California mortgage company owner has pleaded guilty to false advertising and misusing a government seal in connection with his mortgage modification services.

Horizon Tech's 1Q net climbs

Horizon Technology Finance posted higher net investment income from the Farmington lender's venture-loan portfolio.

Kaman's 1Q sales rise, net falls

Bloomfield's Kaman Corp. posted lower net profits despite higher overall first-quarter sales paced by deliveries of programmable fuzes for arming warplane bombloads.

Aeropostale closing 2 CT locations

The clock has run out on embattled teen retailer Aeropostale, which filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday after losing money for 13 consecutive quarters.

Cyber thieves siphon tax forms from ADP payroll data

Cyber thieves have succeeded in stealing sensitive tax and salary information on employees at a dozen companies that use the payroll giant ADP.

Bradley bond ratings improve

S&P Global Ratings has raised its credit rating on Bradley International Airport's revenue refunding bonds as well as its special obligation parking revenue bonds.

CT ranked third best for working moms

A new study claims Connecticut is the third best state for working moms based on factors like workday length, family leave policies, and school system quality.


Top home builders in Greater Hartford

Ranked by number of local housing starts, 2015

RankHome builderHousing starts
1Landworks Development LLC, Simsbury64
2By Carrier Inc., Plainville43
3Toll Brothers Inc., Glastonbury32
4Trilacon Development Corp., Cromwell8
5David S. Stoner & Sons LLC, Farmington6

Source: Each builder via survey.

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