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RBS to lay off 22 at Stamford office

The Royal Bank of Scotland has shed some 600 Stamford jobs over the past two years.

Ethan Allen financials down again; pins hopes on Disney collaboration

Company Chairman and CEO Farooq Kathwari blamed the results in part on “the uncertain political environment and customer expectations of higher discounting."

Praxair posts strong quarterly numbers ahead of Linde merger

Some 2,500 workers at Munich-based Linde rallied on Thursday to protest the merger.

Emcor Group reports growth in first quarter

Revenues for the Norwalk construction company were $53.1 million, compared to $34.4 million in the previous first quarter.

Opponents see Danbury OTB plan as city’s odds-on favorite

Ethical and moral concerns, and charges of conflicts of interest, surround the issue of allowing off-track betting in the city.

Fairfield unveils plan for economic development in shadow of GE’s departure

Among other initiatives, the report recommends improving the regulatory process, supporting mixed-use development opportunities around transit, and strengthening cooperation with the town’s two universities.

Danbury, Norwalk, Stamford named finalists for CTNext innovation grants

The program will distribute $30 million to the winning communities over a period of five years to support catalytic projects to stimulate their local innovation ecosystem.

RiskMatch acquired by Wash.-based insurance tech firm Vertafore

Greenwich-based RiskMatch delivers web-based solutions for insurance intermediaries and underwriting partners throughout the U.S.

Bridgeport Hospital opens hybrid OR

Construction on the $5.7 million project began last summer and included design input from several physicians and surgeons.

Hubbell acquires iDevices; posts quarterly sales increase

Net sales increased by 2 percent over the first quarter of 2016.

Fairfield University selects U. of Chicago dean as new president

A former dean at the University of Chicago, Mark R. Nemec will also join Fairfield’s politics department as a professor within the College of Arts and Sciences.

UC Funds originates $28 million for Stamford apartment complex

Park Square West is a 143-unit Class A multi-family housing development featuring over 10,000 square feet of ground retail space.

Xerox falls short in first quarter

It's the Norwalk company's first earnings report since spinning off its business process services division as Conduent Inc.

M.EAT Organic Beef & Provisions coming to Westport

The organic meat market will be opening up at Bedford Square and will specialize in providing beef and lamb from Uruguay, Argentina, New Zealand and Australia.

Fairfield County Hospice House will get Visiting Nurse services

The six-bedroom hospice under construction at 1 Den Road in Stamford is expected to open this summer.