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JoyRide cycles its way to fitness studio success

The Westport-based gym has expanded to several other towns and is adding new features and technology.

Connecticut nonprofits on the chopping block amid state budget impasse

Unhappy options include cutting services, staff – and shutting down entirely.

Senior Helpers adding in-home care in Fairfield

Based at 1700 Post Road in Fairfield, the new operation is looking to hire up to 30 caregivers over the next six months.

Bankwell looks to open branch in Darien

The move follows the closing earlier this year of a loan office in Bridgeport.

Fairfield County tops in paying state income tax

People filing taxes in Greenwich led the way in total amount paid, while New Canaan taxpayers topped all municipalities on a per-capita basis.

Amazon buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Whole Foods holds a 2.7 percent market share in the $611.9 billion supermarkets and grocery stores industry.

Darien office building sells for $1.125 million

The building had been owned and occupied for several decades by advertising, marketing and media company GW Hoffman.

Darien real estate exec Rockwell Gajwani pleads guilty in embezzlement case

Gajwani was charged with siphoning the funds from the company via wire transfers, writing company checks to himself and making cash withdrawals from the corporate bank account.

Maplewood Senior Living to build Southport facility

"Maplewood is excited to begin work on the construction of our newest senior living community and appreciate the town's assistance in making this project a reality," said Gregory D. Smith, president and CEO of Maplewood Senior Living.

Online grocery delivery service Instacart comes to Fairfield County

The San Francisco-based retail delivery service Instacart launched in Connecticut on May 18, with initial plans to serve some 300,000 residents and provide about 100 jobs.

Scarsdale and Darien named among the richest U.S. towns

Scarsdale was ranked as the richest town in the U.S., boasting a median household income of $242,782, a median home value of $1.23 million, and a 2.3 percent poverty rate.

Cushman & Wakefield to rep Norwalk and Wilton office complexes

The company is now representing 187 Danbury Road in Wilton, a 137,000-square-foot property offering 30,000 square feet of available space, and 200 Connecticut Ave. in Norwalk, which covers 126,500 square feet and has 45,000 square feet of available space.

Stymied developer sees progress on downtown Darien project

The goal is to compete with the likes of Greenwich and New Canaan from both a retail and a demographic standpoint.

State awards nearly $400K to 114 arts nonprofits

Arts organizations are eligible to apply if they have generated a minimum of $15,000 in matching funds from private contributions for each of their two most recently completed fiscal years.

Panera Bread being acquired for $7.5 billion

The restaurant chain is being bought by JAB Holding Co., which also owns Krispy Kreme doughnuts and K-cup coffee-pod maker Keurig Green Mountain.