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Newtown Savings Bank’s new tagline — “The Power of Local” — comes with what President Ken Weinstein says is a twist: They really mean it.
The collective and class-action suit alleges a failure to pay overtime and the unlawful deduction of wages from some 400 home health aides.
“Connecticut is not a good place to do business right now,” says Mark Szamatulski, co-owner of Veracious Brewing Co. in Monroe. “None of us make the rules, and if they can just keep shifting them around to benefit the bigger guys, where does that leave us?”
The event has grown from a handful of participants and awards to one that this year featured hundreds of attendees and the recognition of 57 companies throughout New England.
An influx of homebuyers escaping Westchester – as well as Bethel's small-town feel and comparatively low taxes – are helping the town of 20,000 to realize impressive growth.
The bill would consolidate school districts in towns with a total population of less than 40,000.
“Wealthier folks are leaving the state, and those who are replacing them don’t have the same level of income," Ryan Raveis Inc. said.
The medical marijuana program in Connecticut has grown significantly since the last time new facility licenses were awarded in January of 2016.
Nursing homes in Norwalk, Shelton, Stratford, Trumbull and Wilton are receiving Medicare’s highest penalty, a 1.98 percent reduction on each resident's Medicare payment.
The 501(c)(3) nonprofit at 158 Main St. has its eye on a couple of empty buildings nearby, including one 30,000-square-foot facility.
The group is working hard to get public comment ahead of writing its long-range transportation plan: “We’re on track to exceed the number of people who attended our meetings for the last plan, in 2015,” said WestCOG Executive Director Francis Pickering. That number, however, was just 10.
Sen. Michael McLachlan's move comes after UConn announced that a professor and his assistant violated travel and compensatory time policies that cost the university more than $100,000.
The application for the 3,000-square-foot facility now goes to the state Department of Consumer Protection, which oversees the licensing process.