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Phil Hall's writing for Westfair Communications has earned multiple awards from the Connecticut Press Club and the Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists. He is a former United Nations-based reporter for Fairchild Broadcast News and the author of 10 books (including the 2020 release "Moby Dick: The Radio Play" and the upcoming "Jesus Christ Movie Star," both published by BearManor Media). He is also the host of the SoundCloud podcast "The Online Movie Show," co-host of the WAPJ-FM talk show "Nutmeg Chatter" and a writer with credits in The New York Times, New York Daily News, Hartford Courant, Wired, The Hill's Congress Blog, Profit Confidential, The MReport and StockNews.com. Outside of journalism, he is also a horror movie actor - usually playing the creepy villain who gets badly killed at the end of each film.

Macelleria Italian Steakhouse to open Greenwich restaurant

An opening date has not yet been announced.

Survey: Companies report difficulties in hiring and retaining qualified workers

Nearly 40% of companies expect remote work will continue a year after the pandemic subsides.

Frontier brings in two new executives

Beasley replaces Sheldon Bruha, who will be leaving Frontier on June 14.

Benchmark Senior Living expands Meadow Ridge complex in Redding

The new addition is scheduled to be completed in early 2022.

Xerox acquires California-based Document Systems

This is Xerox's third acquisition over the past year.

IBM creates cybersecurity center for federal agencies

The IBM Center for Government Cybersecurity will be based in Washington, D.C.

Comptroller Lembo expands surplus projection to $470.5M

Lembo warned first-time buyers might be priced out of the housing market.

Tech industry veteran Rick Nelson joins Stamford’s ClearDox as CEO

ClearDox launched its platform on April 6.

Greenwich Historical Society shines new attention on state’s slavery past

A ceremony was held at Greenwich’s Bush-Holley House on May 27 to commemorate the lives of enslaved persons who lived in Connecticut from the...

U.S. Sen. Murphy reintroduces Social Security Caregiver Credit Act

Women make up two-thirds of unpaid caregivers.

Poll: Stressed out workers feel employers not providing adequate mental health...

Job seekers rank mental health benefits as third most important aspect for employment.

Greenwich Historical Society shines new attention on Connecticut’s slavery past

Approximately 5,100 enslaved persons lived in Connecticut prior to the American Revolution.

Stratford Mayor Hoydick praises town’s business community in weathering the pandemic

The mayor highlighted new corporate tenants, a strong housing market and infrastructure improvements.

Housatonic Community College measures success in new Equity Project

HCC CEO Dwayne Smith pledged $10,000 of his own funds to the effort.

Westport man sentenced for defrauding investors, lying to SEC

Barton Stuck is scheduled to report to prison on June 24.