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Incumbent leaders returning to office – except for Fairfield’s Tetreau

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton, Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling, and Trumbull First Selectman Vicki Tesoro were all re-elected, while State Rep. Fred Camillo is taking as Greenwich First Selectman from the retiring Peter Tesei.

Sema4 to start construction of second lab in Stamford

The 70,000-square-foot facility at 62 Southfield Ave. is scheduled to open next summer and will add about 300 employees to Sema4’s staff.

Tong and Merrill voice support for Stop & Shop strike

Connecticut State Attorney General William Tong joined the picket line at the Stop & Shop in Southington, tweeting out his support of the job walkout.

U.S. Rep. Jim Himes named chairman of technology subcommittee

The subcommittee focuses on emerging and advanced technologies used for intelligence gathering and ensuring national security.

CT, NY lawmakers seek $20M from Trump to protect LI Sound

“If we consider the status quo acceptable, the Long Island Sound and the coastline we know will not be recognizable to the next generation,” reads a letter from a bipartisan coalition.

Malloy proposes millions of dollars for Bridgeport economic development

The proposals to the state bond commission include $7 million for improvements to Sikorsky Memorial Airport.

Business exec Harry Arora takes aim at Jim Himes’ congressional seat

Political newcomer Harry Arora is seeking to become Connecticut's first Republican congressional representative in 10 years.

Greenwich financial exec Harry Arora seeks GOP bid to challenge Himes

Arora has criticized the Affordable Care Act for making health care “unaffordable” and advocated for smaller government that works more effectively.

State Rep. William Tong, former Rep. John Shaban to seek Conn....

Last month Tong was elected to his sixth term in the legislature, where he is co-chairman of the Judiciary Committee.

Sikorsky wins $138 million contract for work on Marine One

The contract keeps maintenance work on the presidential helicopter in Stratford through November 2022.

Norwalk’s Washington Village redevelopment takes giant step forward

Upon completion, the 136-unit Washington Village public housing project will be replaced by a 273-apartment complex.

Stamford, Bridgeport receive $45K to address environmental issues

Recipients include Stamford's Charter Oak Communities and Bridgeport’s Center for Ecological Technology.

Connecticut lawmakers renew calls for gun legislation in wake of Orlando...

Senators Murphy and Blumenthal call for Congress to act, while gun lobbyists have remained silent.

Steelpointe Harbor marks completion of $11M project

Roadwork and a brownfield cleanup are part of remaking 82-acre site; Long Island customers seen in the mix

Turnaround Management Association to host Rep. Jim Himes

Panel discussions on the economy and doing business in Connecticut are also on the docket for a Fairfield University forum.