Home Tags New Canaan

Tag: New Canaan

COVID-19 LATEST: Deaths top 100; CT to receive about $1.45 billion...

The $2.5 billion in the state’s Budget Reserve Fund (also known as the Rainy Day Fund) puts Connecticut "in pretty good shape" through at least June 30, said Gov. Ned Lamont. “Obviously, this is the rainy day,” added Secretary of the Office of Policy and Management Melissa McCaw. “We are well-positioned to weather this storm.”

Massive layoffs at Macy’s, Kohl’s, Gap, Bridgeport bakery, Mystic Seaport

Bridgeport’s Lecoq Cuisine Corp. has laid off 181 workers. “Although this action may be temporary, given the uncertainty created by this pandemic, this separation may be permanent,” according to Chief People Officer Laura Brown.

Lamont announces collaboration with Jackson Labs to increase COVID-19 testing; 2nd...

Charles Lee, director and professor at the Farmington lab, said that starting net week it will test up to 150 samples per day and will ramp up that number “substantially more” in a matter of days.

UPDATE: NY, NJ & CT governors shutting businesses to slow COVID-19...

Govs. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York, Ned Lamont of Connecticut and Phil Murphy of New Jersey announced coordinated restrictions on business activity in the three states.

Vineyard Vines shutters stores through March 27

The Stamford-based retailer will continue to pay store teams for any previously scheduled shifts during the shutdown.

Matthew J. McNeill named Bankwell’s chief banking officer

McNeill was previously head of commercial lending at Metropolitan Commercial Bank in New York City.

UPDATE: Third CT resident with coronavirus is from New Canaan; legislature...

A third person has tested positive for COVID-19 – an elderly man who lives in New Canaan, according to Dr. Matthew Cartter, the state...

Ex-Stamford CFO Michael Handler joins BLT’s exec committee

The New Canaan resident joins a team "committed to exploring the benefits public/private partnerships can yield for Connecticut and on a national level as we continue on our mission to create and enhance vibrant ecosystems where individuals can live, work, play and stay," BLT said.

City of Stamford CFO Michael Handler stepping down

The New Canaan resident entered the last gubernatorial race as a Republican in 2017, suspending his campaign several months later.

Suite Talk: Peter Deane, principal of Deane Inc.

"There there isn't a challenge we don’t love," said Deane.

Ecco restaurant coming to Trumbull’s Long Hill Green

The group behind Ecco also operates eateries in Fairfield, New Canaan, Old Greenwich and White Plains.

Tolls issue tops talk at Stamford chamber’s legislative breakfast

While the current version of Gov. Ned Lamont's CT2030 transportation plan estimates its trucks-only tolls component will raise $170-180 million a year for infrastructure improvements, that is only "a small fraction of what is needed,” according to State Sen. Alex Bergstein, D-36th (Greenwich, New Canaan and Stamford),

Stationery retailer Papyrus to close all stores

Store closures are expected to occur over the next four to six weeks.

Mackenzies, a New Canaan candy and gift store, to close after...

The owners cited "high rent prices, other operational cost increases and decline in local shopping."

Houlihan Lawrence’s year-end housing report shows shifting market

The fourth-quarter report on Westchester’s housing market from Rye Brook-based brokerage firm Houlihan Lawrence describes a “paradigm shift” taking place with sellers accepting that...