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USJ gets $2.1M SIP grant

The University of St. Joseph and Congressman John B. Larson are expected to announce Monday a five-year, $2.1 million federal grant for the West Hartford liberal-arts school to improve pupil outreach...

St. Francis inks its own cancer research partnership

St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center said it has forged a cancer research partnership with Dana-Farber and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) that will bring new clinical trials to its downtown...

Frontier’s AT&T deal complete

With all necessary regulatory approvals in hand, Frontier Communications announced Friday that it has closed its $2 billion acquisition of AT&T’s Connecticut wireline and triple-play business.

First Niagara's 3Q swings to red

New York's First Niagara Financial Group Inc. fell into the red in the third quarter, as charges tied to goodwill and an unspecified process issue tied to depositors' accounts.

Magellan’s net falls on higher costs

Magellan Health Inc., which continues to have operations in Avon after moving its corporate headquarters to Arizona, said its third-quarter profits fell more than 40 percent because of higher costs...

Cigna: More than 25% of patients don't get regular dental checkups

More than one in four U.S. consumers with dental insurance do not visit the dentist twice a year for preventative exams and cleanings, according to a survey by Bloomfield-based health insurer Cigna.

Barnes Group's 3Q profits soar on acquisition

Bristol manufacturer Barnes Group said its third-quarter profits grew by more than 60 percent, thanks to contributions from its Männer business as well as organic sales growth.

New York medical school to launch CT research center

Mount Sinai Hospital's medical school will launch a genomics research center in Branford, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's office announced Thursday.

Hartford's 100 Pearl skyscraper for sale

Gregory Seay |

Weeks after downtown Hartford's distressed CityPlace II skyscraper landed a new owner, a healthier office tower directly opposite – 100 Pearl Street – is on the sale block without an...

Farmington Bank parent's 3Q net rises

Farmington Bank's parent posted a 14 percent gain in third-quarter net income from steady growth in loans and fee services.

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