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CT lost jobs in Feb.

Connecticut's economy snapped its five-month winning streak in February, losing 3,700 jobs, the Department of Labor said Thursday.

CT Southern Railroad parent pays $733M for UK freight operator

Darien’s Genesee & Wyoming Inc., parent of Hartford-based Connecticut Southern Railroad, said it has acquired Freightliner Group Ltd. for $733 million.

Goodwin tower finally set for May auction

Gregory Seay |

Downtown Hartford's 30-story Goodwin Square office tower and its adjoining vacant luxury hotel are on the auction block, with a $5.5 million starting bid. The three-day auction begins May 11, the...

Colt hires two senior VPs

West Hartford gun maker Colt Defense said it has hired two senior vice presidents.

OFA: CT deficit is $191M

The nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis is projecting a fiscal year 2015 deficit of $191 million, it said Wednesday.

CT's housing-permit tally slips in Feb.

Connecticut communities issued 116 new-housing permits in February, less than half the number issued a month ago, authorities say.

KoC subsidiary targets faith-based investors

The New Haven-based Knights of Columbus said its $22 billion investment advisory business, which manages the fraternal service organization’s insurance assets, has launched several products...

57 Emmy nods for ESPN

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on Tuesday nominated Bristol sports media giant ESPN for 57 Emmy Awards.

Plainfield biomass plant acquired

California’s Greenleaf Power said it has agreed to acquire the operator of a 37.5 megawatt biomass plant in Plainfield from Leidos Renewable Energy.

CT personal income grew 3 percent in 2014

Connecticut residents’ personal income ticked up by 3 percent in 2014, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis said Wednesday.

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