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Fairfield’s GoodWorks Entertainment Group acquires Hartford’s Infinity Music Hall

The Infinity deal represents GoodWorks’ first venture into owning and operating a concert venue.

Ganim highlights real estate projects in state of the city speech

"The $25 million needed for this project is finally in place," said Ganim about the long-stalled Congress Street Bridge project.

People’s United completes acquisition of Boston bank

The BSB deal is the latest in a series of pickups by People’s. In January it acquired VAR Technology Finance, a private, independent leasing and finance company that was folded into its LEAF Commercial Capital subsidiary, which itself was acquired by People’s in 2017.

CSCU approves 5 percent tuition increase at Connecticut state universities

Average tuition and fees at CSCU universities -- including WestConn in Danbury -- will increase by $479 or 4.4 percent for an in-state undergraduate commuter student and by $860 or 3.6 percent for in-state residential students.

Constance Vickers named Bridgeport’s legislative liason

Vickers was previously alumni and events coordinator at Housatonic Community College.

Ex-Bridgeport nonprofit exec Hulburt named CT agricultural commissioner

Hulburt was previously senior vice president of program operations at Wholesome Wave in Bridgeport.

Forward momentum at Sikorsky, Bradley airports could signal blue skies for...

An unnamed airline has expressed interest in bringing commercial service back to Bridgeport-owned Sikorsky, which hasn't offered commercial flights since the mid-1990s.

Bridgeport unveils draft master plan for 10-year growth

The draft acknowledged Bridgeport's 22.1 percent poverty rate and 23 percent food insecurity rate.

Much-delayed Tribal Winds casino finally gets federal OK

“Today is a great day for the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the state of Connecticut, especially given our 400-year history together,” Rodney Butler, chairman of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation, said.

Time Equities Inc. buys Bridgeport Trade & Tech Center for $13.85M

TEI has now acquired over 1 million square feet of commercial space, 176 apartments and 8.5 acres of vacant land in Bridgeport within a six-month period.

Tuition hike proposed for regional universities; community colleges next

A final vote on the proposed 5 percent increase at Danbury's Western Connecticut State and three other universities will take place on March 28.

Ex-Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst joins Cohen and Wolf

Herbst served eight years as first selectman and twice attempted to be elected to a statewide office.

Bridgeport Rescue Mission buys nursing home for $2.15 million

The five-story building building at 725 Park Ave. will be used as the Rescue Mission's new community center.

Shelton’s Merit Insurance acquired by Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

J. Patrick Gallagher, head of the acquiring company, praised Merit Insurance as a "highly regarded, socially responsible firm."

B:Hive Coworking is banking on future entrepreneurs

“It’s a fun and unique space,” said co-founder Jordan Rabidou of B:Hive's Bridgeport location within a 1930 Beaux Art bank building.