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Newtown bulk-food retailer BD Provisions expands into Fairfield

BD Provisions offers a curated collection of more than 300 items in bulk, including nuts, candies, grains and olive oil all sold by weight.

Dermatology Assocs of Western CT marks 40 years with new leadership,...

The practice has grown significantly since its beginnings 40 years ago at 57 North St. in Danbury.

Shelton’s Hubbell looking to close more facilities

In June, the company announced the closure of its factories in Newtown and Bethel, at a cost of 140 and 54 jobs, respectively.

Former school librarian ‘Turning the Page’ with indie bookstore in Monroe

“You don’t have to buy every book,” former librarian Pia Ledina says, adding with a laugh, “Although obviously I’d like my customers to.”

Two Coyotes Wilderness School turns nature into a classroom

Founded in 2000, the school uses the outdoors as the classroom for today’s digitally focused children.

Newtown rejects retail center proposal for Berkshire Road

The town is still reluctant to permit drive-thru windows for eateries, though it allowed one at a Starbucks that opened June 14.

Hubbell to shut Newtown manufacturing facility

The Newtown location opened in 1960 and focuses on commercial and industrial wiring device manufacturing and operations activities.

Ridgefield’s Nod Hill becomes state’s only 100% solar-powered craft brewery

The brewery worked with Newtown’s Smart Roofs Solar to install a photovoltaic solar array on the roof of its building, offsetting 100% of its electrical usage.

Developer seeks to add 7th building to Newtown apartment construction site

The developer, which has completed one building, initially received P&Z clearance for the Covered Bridge Apartments project in 2015.

Monroe’s Veracious Brewing: Steady growth in face of legislative threats

Veracious’ output of 1,000 barrels a year is a far cry from the approximately 60,000 that Stratford brewing behemoth Two Roads puts out annually, but then that kind of production has never been the Szamatulskis’ plan.

Newtown manufacturer Sonics marks 50 years by passing leadership from father...

Having received his first patent, for the ultrasonic method of welding thermoplastic parts, in 1962, founder/CEO Robert Soloff started the supplier of ultrasonic welding systems and ultrasonic liquid processors in Danbury seven years later.

Newtown Savings Bank making ‘Power of Local’ rebrand more than just...

Newtown Savings Bank’s new tagline — “The Power of Local” — comes with what President Ken Weinstein says is a twist: They really mean it.

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?”

Dr. Jeremy Richman, Sandy Hook anti-violence activist, dead of apparent suicide

"We become involved when we let things touch us to the core," Richman, who founded the nonprofit The Avielle Foundation, told the audience at a 2016 Westfair event.

Newtown economic, real estate development moving ahead, but state proposals worry...

A diversity of new businesses and residential projects, along with a AAA rating from Standard & Poor's and a new police station, are pluses, but First Selectman Dan Rosenthal worries about Gov. Ned Lamont's proposal to shift the cost of teachers' pensions to municipalities.