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Pandemic’s economic impact: Huge GDP drop, another unemployment rise

During the second quarter, the GDP lost 32.9%.

USGA says no spectators allowed for U.S. Open at Winged Foot...

The reason given was ongoing health and safety concerns due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Survey: Most Connecticut teachers oppose Lamont’s school reopening plans

90% of teachers said it would be difficult to ensure students wear face masks during the school day.

WWE is in talks with arenas to resume live events

The company is also eager to stage another production in Saudi Arabia before the end of the year.

IBM poll: Covid-19’s spread unfurls consumers’ concerns about economy workplace safety

Other issues high on Americans’ worry lists are returning to the workplace along with going to large venues such as malls and utilizing mass transportation

Report finds pessimism soaring among commercial aviation suppliers

Middle market companies that supply products and services to the commercial aviation industry are not flying high in these turbulent economic times, according to...

Lamont extends workers’ comp to frontline employees, but not everyone is...

“Even if it is more expensive,” declared State Sen. Julie Kushner (D-Danbury), “that’s the cost of doing business.”

CT House passes absentee ballot, telehealth, diabetes and, ultimately, police accountability...

While three of the bills were overwhelmingly approved, the fourth -- which includes a provision allowing civil lawsuits to be filed against police officers and municipalities in certain circumstances -- only passed at 9 a.m. today after much debate.

Business Council of Westchester task force makes new recovery recommendations

The Business Council of Westchester has delivered to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and Westchester County Executive George Latimer copies of the latest report to...

Fairfield, Westchester hospitals to get $169.2M from Health and Human Services

Collectively, Connecticut hospitals have been estimated to lose $1.5 billion this year as a result of the coronavirus, while those in New York State are estimated to lose as much as $13.3 billion.

Connecticut acknowledges flaws in Covid-19 tests

The exact cause for the testing errors has yet to be determined.

Lamont: Out-of-staters now must complete ‘travel health’ form

Spot checks will be conducted at Bradley Airport; failure to comply with quarantine or to complete the form will be subject to a $1,000 fine.

Municipal PR: Cortlandt and Yonkers launch marketing plans

Cortlandt and Yonkers have embarked on a new marketing campaign to expand existing businesses and attract new ones.

Easton’s DistanceDesigns offers way forward for offices needing to address new...

“With traditional design, you pretty much follow a traditional model,” says co-founder and COO James Veal. “You put in this number of desks for that number of employees, along with the appropriate number of meeting rooms. But things are more complex now, and not just because of the coronavirus."

ConnectiCare President Eric Galvin: Agility in COVID response paying dividends

While it may seem a given that an insurance company should be ready for any and every eventuality, ConnectiCare President Eric Galvin freely admits that COVID-19 has represented a very large exception.