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Phil Hall

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.

Dick’s Sporting Goods announces opening events for Norwalk store

New York Giants running back Paul Perkins will make a guest appearance at the store on March 18.

Ernest C. Trefz, commercial property executive and philanthropist, dies at 84

The award-winning McDonald's franchise network owner is the namesake of the University of Bridgeport's business school.

United Airlines to offer seasonal flights from Bradley to San Francisco

Gov. Malloy celebrates news as evidence of ability to "grow jobs and increase business activity in Connecticut."

Cash sales share in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk housing at 26.2 percent

New York had the largest cash sales share among the states, at 47 percent.

CT immigrant households earn nearly 14 percent of all state income

New data finds 36,028 Connecticut-based immigrant entrepreneurs who generate $1.1 billion in income.

Kennedy’s All-American Barber Club to open in Bethel

Upscale barbership franchise to open sixth Fairfield County location.

Social media still yields no pot of gold for advertisers

New focus spurred by Facebook's independent audit of advertising metrics.

Malloy issues ‘suggested protocols’ to law enforcement on federal immigration laws

Governor warns police "should not take action that is solely to enforce federal immigration law."

Norwalk Realtor unites Hispanic professionals in business group

Mariella Castagnet's need for connections helped for Greater Norwalk Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.

Design Within Reach to open Westport retail store

Furniture retailer moves into former New Deal-era post office.

CT home sales up 14.2 percent in January

Townhouse and condo sales saw a 23.7 percent upswing.

Tronox acquires Saudi chemical and mining company for $1.7 billion

Stamford-based company also plans to sell its Alkali natural soda ash division.

Eversource Energy reports $942.3M in 2016 earnings

The company also reported fourth quarter 2016 earnings of $229.2 million.

Gov. Malloy seeks changes in liquor retail pricing

The governor seeks to combat “artificially inflated” prices that send consumers out of state.

CT Attorney General Jepsen to ‘pick our battles with care’ when...

Connecticut Attorney General explained why he shied away from leading fight against travel ban.