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Fairfield County home health care franchisees sued over wage violations

The collective and class-action suit alleges a failure to pay overtime and the unlawful deduction of wages from some 400 home health aides.

Conn. craft brewers wary of legislation that could impinge on their...

“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?”

Women’s clothier Soft Surroundings coming to Danbury

The store will be the St. Louis retailer's second in Connecticut, following a 2007 opening in South Windsor, and 77th overall.

Fairfield County’s last Friendly’s restaurant to close

The Danbury location is one of three Connecticut restaurants to shut down.

Danbury Hospital triumphs as state’s only robotic cardiac surgery facility

"He saved my life," said patient Tony Teixeira of Dr. Robert Gallagher, the only board-certified cardiothoracic surgeon in Connecticut, and one of the only in New England, with advanced expertise in robotic cardiac surgery.

Emerson spending $49 million on new HQ in Brookfield

The global technology and engineering company is building a global headquarters in Brookfield’s Berkshire Corporate Park.

Danbury’s Odyssey Logistics continues impressive growth – but wonders if state...

“It matters little to us if the governor is a Democrat or a Republican,” says founder, president and CEO Bob Shellman. “We just want someone with common sense when it comes to relating to business.”

Lamont to Danbury crowd: ‘A lot of wind at our back’

Acknowledging that improvements “are not going to happen overnight," the governor promised that improvements to everything from Connecticut's economy and energy consumption to transportation and education are on the way.

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.

Danbury Housing Authority exec director Carolyn Sistrunk to retire

Sistrunk has also been president and chairman of the board of directors of Danbury Housing Development Corp. since 2016.

Go Team: Area companies experimenting with team-building offerings

Escape rooms, scavenger hunts, and axe-throwing competitions go well beyond the traditional corporate spa retreats.

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.

Charlotte Russe goes out of business; store closings include Stamford, White...

Charlotte Russe stores in the region include the Danbury Fair, Stamford Town Center and Westfield Trumbull malls in Fairfield County, and at the Galleria White Plains and the Jefferson Valley Mall in Yorktown Heights in Westchester County.

CT Labor Department issues four stop work orders at Bridgeport site

The contractors' violations include lack of workers’ compensation and the payment of employees in cash without maintaining required payroll records.

Lamont’s education plan includes more funds from municipalities, district consolidations

“With all due respect to the new governor and state legislature, this kind of a structural shift has implications that will extend far beyond the best intentions of present leadership," says Newtown First Selectman Dan Rosenthal.