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Startup Spotlight: CSR Talent Group

While the pandemic grabbed the majority of headlines last year, issues surrounding social justice weren’t far behind. Now, the impact of the protests in...

The Upside: Written Out Loud

What one Fairfield entrepreneur first envisioned as a local venture has become a global enterprise almost overnight and entirely within the course of the...

On Feb. 25, ‘everyone can be a philanthropist’

Juanita James, president and CEO of Fairfield County’s Community Foundation, is used to running short on sleep in February, especially on the charity’s biggest...

Schumer: Covid package includes no-appointment vaccination centers for Hudson Valley

With the U.S. House of Representatives targeting Feb. 26 for a vote on passage of the $1.9 trillion Covid-19 Relief Package that would then...

HerStory: Women helping women, through divorce

Anyone who’s been through a divorce knows it can be overwhelming. To help navigate the process, two Fairfield County women-owned businesses offer specialized services...

Profits & Passions: Inspira Marketing making a difference

“It’s incredibly fulfilling to use your time, your effort, your brainpower, your energy towards doing good in the world," the SoNo company's chief inspiration officer says.

The Upside: Westport Book Shop’s Dual Mission

Three years in the making, the new Westport Book Shop has opened to the public with a dual mission.

Coworking spaces adapt for the post-Covid business model

The number of coworking spaces worldwide is projected to reach more than 40,000 by 2024 -- an increase of over 158% from 2020.

Stamford-based WellAir names Todd Pope as CEO

Pope joins WellAir following the company’s acquisition of his previous company, UV Innovations.

Beer here! Spacecat Brewing Co. to open in SoNo this spring

A textile factory built in the prohibition era will soon be home to Fairfield County’s newest brewery and taproom. Spacecat Brewing Co. has already...

Rye Brook artist debuts Valentine’s Day collection

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, artist Marla Beth Enowitz has launched an online store, Marla Beth Designs. A specialist in what she calls...

Calico launches store concept in Westport

“This Westport store is truly our store of the future," says Supriya Himatsingka, head of brand and design. "It’s Calico 2021 and beyond.”

Westport Book Shop opens with dual purpose

Westport Book Shop at 23 Jessup Road is a nonprofit resource for high quality used and antiquarian books.

Startup Spotlight: JP Outdoor Co.

When Rob Schumaker’s sons were just 2 and 5 years old, he had spent almost 20 years working in finance and was looking to...

The Upside: Stamford writer hits his stride at 82

When retired U.S. Army Intelligence Officer Harris Kligman of North Stamford finally decided to pen the tales of espionage and suspense he had collected...