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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.
“Restaurants are not buying a lot of kegs these days,” one craft brewer noted wryly.
The $1 trillion spending proposal from the White House would include $500 billion in direct payments to Americans. Indications are that that bill will be introduced early next week.
Bridgeport’s Connecticut Institute for Refugees and Immigrants is combining two in-person fundraisers into the online-only “A Night In: The Best Un-Event of the Season.” "As the saying goes, when life hands you lemons, make lemonade," said the group's Director of External Affairs Ashley Gaudiano.
The drug, also known as empagliflozin, was developed by Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Co.
“Newbies especially can take time to get to know," says Jasmin Cruz of her clientele. "It’s like when a kid goes to the doctor’s office for the first time – you have to take it at their own pace."
Chefs' Warehouse CEO Christopher Pappas said the acquired company will "complement our core cultural values."
It is the sixth Connecticut-based company to receive B Corp certification.
Raffaele Gallo, owner of Gallo at 5 Grove St., announced on that restaurant’s Facebook page that he and his business partner/executive chef Giuseppe Castellano will open a new dining spot at 378 Main St. next year.
The future of the governos’s ambitious 10-year, $21 billion CT2030 plan is very much in doubt, with state Republicans remaining skeptical and several of his fellow Democratic lawmakers hedging their bets as next year’s election looms.
Organika Kitchen, which opened at 424 Main St. in Ridgefield on Nov. 12, is the local chain's third location in Fairfield County, joining restaurants in New Canaan and Southport.
"Like many residents in Stamford, I don't like paying tolls," Martin said, "but I applaud the governor's courageous commitment to fixing our transportation infrastructure while being financially responsible."
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.