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Gartner leases more space in Stamford, will add 400 jobs

The Department of Economic and Community Development is supporting the project with a $5 million loan for leasehold improvements and other expenses.

Fairfield County predicted to have higher-than-average home sales in Q3

The average estimated property value in Fairfield County of those projected to sell in the third quarter is $521,346.

Boehringer Ingelheim acquires ViraTherapeutics for $245 million

Austrian biopharmaceutical company ViraTherapeutics specializes in the development of oncolytic viral therapies to fight cancer.

Greenwich’s Munk Pack unveils rebranded packaging for protein cookies

The snack maker is also donating a portion of every sale to a charity that gives wheelchair users from underprivileged communities the chance to scale granite walls and traverse rugged trails at Yosemite National Park.

Chairman of Griebel campaign charged with larceny in Norwalk

Kyle Lyddy had also served until April as the head of the Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission in Newtown.

Stamford Land Conservation Trust acquires its 55th nature preserve

“Placing the acreage under SLCT stewardship ensures the people and wildlife of Stamford will enjoy the benefits of this storied property in perpetuity,” said Harry Day, the group's president.

Fairfield’s Handy & Harman elected to American Manufacturing Hall of Fame

The company, a diversified manufacturer of engineered niche industrial products, serves customers across a wide range of end markets in the U.S. and internationally.

Aftermath of People’s United deal for Farmington Bank: Job cuts, millions...

The acquisition, expected to close within the next few weeks, would result in 95 job losses at Farmington Bank's corporate headquarters.

Stamford shipper Dorian LPG disputes how it’s responding to takeover bid

“It is disingenuous for BW to characterize Dorian as nonresponsive and to completely mislead shareholders by failing to discuss the facts of the situation,” the Stamford company said this morning.

Norwalk’s LaKota Oaks appoints Sam Haigh as GM

“This facility has been Connecticut’s best-kept secret far too long,” Haigh remarked.

Fairfield University top regional school in Northeast, says U.S. News

The best school in the country, according to the publication's annual rankings, is Princeton University.

Union Savings Bank seeks approval to reorganize as mutual holding company

The Danbury-based bank will continue to operate as usual with its customers regardless of whether the Connecticut Department of Banking approves the move.

Suite Talk: Dr. Susan Hackner at Cornell University Veterinary Specialists

When asked about the best part of her job, Hackner noted, "There’s a surgeon here who says, ‘We get to fix cats and dogs all day, people – how great is that?’”

Long-vacant United Healthcare building in Trumbull (finally) sold

If approved, the building will be converted into a 200-unit independent, assisted and memory care community, while the additional acreage will have 160 units of active adult housing.

Evarito’s Mexican Kitchen & Bar latest addition to thriving SoNo scene

Owner Christian Burns promises a modern twist on Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine, along with an impressively rich décor.