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Connecticut shed 1,500 jobs in October

The Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk corridor in September added 700 jobs last month.

Connecticut added 3,600 jobs in September

Private-sector employment is up by 10,500 seasonally adjusted jobs over September 2018. The state Department of Labor also revised the August job gain of 2,800 down to a gain of 1,200.

Acting U.S. labor secretary touts employment stats, New Rochelle roots

Pizzella said what he hears most from business leaders is, “I’ve got to find more skilled workers.”

CT GDP shows encouraging signs of growth, but still lags region...

The state is also one of just three – along with West Virginia and Wyoming – whose workforce has shrunk since the Great Recession in 2008.

Post-acquisition layoffs to begin at former Crius Energy in Norwalk

A deal finalized earlier this month saw Vistra pay $378 million for Crius Energy Trust and agree to assume Crius’ debt of $108 million.

Rubenstein Partners outsources food services at 600 Washington in Stamford

As a result, the approximately 35 cafeteria workers laid off last month will not be rehired.

Frontier Communications shed 734 jobs since January; at least another 280...

"We have substantial work ahead,” said the Norwalk firm’s president and CEO Dan McCarthy.

Hudson Valley job numbers up, but not as much as elsewhere

Private educational and health services added the most of any major industry sector during the 12-month period, up by 63,200.

Webster Bank, CT team to provide loans to federal workers hurt...

Gov. Ned Lamont is also encouraging municipalities to delay collecting property taxes from affected employees.

Connecticut lost 500 jobs in November, but unemployment rate best in...

"It is clear that Connecticut’s labor market continues to tighten," said Andy Condon, director of the DOL’s Office of Research.

60 to lose jobs as Covia shuts New Canaan offices

The layoffs of 60 people will begin in the first quarter of 2019.

CT added jobs in October; unemployment rate remained at 4.2 percent

Connecticut now has an estimated 1.7 million seasonally adjusted jobs and an estimated 80,000 jobless residents.

Norwalk office of North American Power & Gas closing

The firm provides electricity and natural gas to residential and commercial customers in 12 deregulated states, including Connecticut and New York.

Siemens Healthcare finalizing closure of Brookfield facility

The move is the culmination of parent company Siemens Health’s 2013 decision to close the Brookfield location and transition operations to Flanders, New Jersey.

CT unemployment dips to 4.2 percent

Connecticut’s unemployment rate improved even after it lost 500 jobs in September, according to the state Department of Labor.