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CIL, Amenta Emma team for Hartford mixed-use development

Greg Bordonaro |

A Hartford-based development team has been chosen to develop city-owned land at Park and Main streets into a mixed-use development that will include retail and residential space, the city said.

Unions sue gunmaker Colt's for alleged outsourcing breach

Greg Bordonaro| Gregory Seay |

Colt's Manufacturing Co., which emerged from bankruptcy two years ago and received a $10 million loan from the state last year in exchange for a pledge to maintain and grow jobs in West Hartford, is...

Commission's tax, economic policy changes raise small biz concerns

Greg Bordonaro| Matt Pilon |

A national association that represents small businesses in Connecticut is urging caution on some recommendations issued Thursday by a CEO-led, state-sanctioned commission that call for major changes...

Goodwin Hotel owner is sole DoNo bidder

Gregory Seay |

A team led by Stamford landlord-developer RMS Cos., owner-operator of The Goodwin Hotel in downtown Hartford, has emerged as sole bidder to redevelop the city's Downtown North quadrant into a...

Want to prosper? Act like a region, proponents say


One of the proposals in Boston's package that made the first cut in Amazon's search for a second headquarters (HQ2) was regional: to put the big project on various sites along the Orange Line of the...

China OKs Kaman's K-MAX to fly

Gregory Seay |

China has certified Kaman Corp.'s workhorse K-MAX helicopter to provide its heavy-lift and firefighting capabilities to the world's most populous nation, the Bloomfield aeroparts-industrial power...

CT DECD invites 'Opportunity Zones' petitions

Gregory Seay |

The state is inviting Connecticut municipalities to apply to participate in a federal community development program created in the recent federal tax-reform law to promote private investment in...

Fiscal stability panel promising tough choices for lawmakers


Given the Herculean task of navigating Connecticut through one of its worst fiscal crises in modern history, a new state panel is pledging at least to deliver a map — on time — on...

CI VentureClash winner inks Mastercard deal

Dream Payments, a Toronto-based digital payment provider for insurers that won Connecticut Innovations' VentureClash challenge in 2016 and set up a Stamford beachhead, said Tuesday it is partnering...

Amid fiscal perils, will the state embrace regionalism?


“It's time for regional cooperation,” said Hartford Mayor Mike Peters to an audience in Simsbury in 1994. “You give me a dump truck, and I'll give you a gang.”

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