January 04, 2018
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Luckey Climbers To Build Bigger With New Haven Facility Purchase

NEW HAVEN: Luckey Climbers will be moving into a new facility at 300 East Street after a purchase by 300 East Street LLC owned by the principals of the firm. 300 East Street formerly the home of Space Craft Manufacturing, is…
January 05, 2018
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New Haven Biotech – Enters Agreement With Pfizer Worth More than $830…

NEW HAVEN: The privately owned biotech Arvinas LLC, based on research by Yale’s Craig Crews, entered a license agreement and research collaboration with Pfizer Inc. [NYSE: PFE] potentially worth more than $830 million. The…
January 05, 2018
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Alexion Regains its Stock Footing And Makes Peace Agreement With Activist

Opinion and Analysis By Mitchell Young Alexion Board Chair David Brennan Activist Investor, Paul Elliott Singer NEWHAVEN: Things are looking better at Alexion Pharmaceuticals [NASDAQ: Alxn] as the New Year begins. The…
January 05, 2018
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State Seeks More Medical Marijuana Sellers

HARTFORD: US Attorney General Jeff Sessions may be trying to arrest the increase in marijuana sales in states across the country, but Connecticut is seeking more Medical Marijuana Dispensaries. There are currently 22,348…

Opposition Forms to Feds Proposal Opening North Atlantic to Oil Drilling

Jan 05, 2018
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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com Ocean Confidence is a semi-submersible deep-water drilling rig used in the Gulf of Mexico.…

New Haven Renters Give City an F on Economy and Apartments While Rents Rise

Jan 05, 2018
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NEW HAVEN: New Haven rents declined significantly in December [.05%] according to apartmentlist.com but are still up…

Children's Hospital Invests In Mass. Biotech

Jan 05, 2018
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HARTFORD: Connecticut Children's Medical Center has made an investment in a small Massachusetts based biotech company…

Windsor Locks Lands Transit Oriented Development

Jan 04, 2018
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WINDSOR LOCKS: The consumer impact of the new Springfield to New Haven rail service is being felt on a long dormant and…

State Job Loss Continues, “A Full Blown Crisis”

Dec 22, 2017
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WETHERSFIELD: while the US unemployment rate and neighboring states continue to see job growth Connecticut continues to lose…

Murphy and Blumenthal Vote Against Government Funding Bill

Dec 22, 2017
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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com Washington – With the clock ticking toward a government shutdown, the U.S. House and Senate…

Subway Marketing VP Exits Amid Franchise "Revolt"

Dec 19, 2017
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MILFORD: Eight months after appointing Karlin Linhardt as Subway's North American senior marketing vice president, , the…

ACA Mandate Gone, State Eyes Imposing Its Own

Dec 19, 2017
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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com Washington – As Congress is about to vote on a tax overhaul that will gut the Affordable Care…

Middletown Based Leading US Solar Firm Sold To California Company

Dec 19, 2017
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Greenskies Solar Installation at Target Store in Newington MIDDLETOWN: Greenskies Renewable Energy LLC (“Greenskies”) and…

Health

Children's Hospital Invests In Mass. Biotech

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HARTFORD: Connecticut Children's Medical Center has made an investment in a small Massachusetts based biotech company Biostage, Inc. [OTCQB:…

State Seeks More Medical Marijuana Sellers

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HARTFORD: US Attorney General Jeff Sessions may be trying to arrest the increase in marijuana sales in states across the country, but Connecticut is…

Chester Retirement Community Sold

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CHESTER: Chester Village West set on 55 acres with 105 cottages and apartments was purchased by Masonicare, based in Wallingford, the state’s largest…

ACA Mandate Gone, State Eyes Imposing Its Own

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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com Washington – As Congress is about to vote on a tax overhaul that will gut the Affordable Care Act’s mandate that most…

Access Health projecting 2018 Enrollment Will Match Last Year’s

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By: Mackenzie Rigg | CTmirror.com Access Health CEO Jim WadleighKyle Constable / CTMirror.org HARTFORD: With about three weeks left in open…

Feds: State Can Impose Work Requirement for Medicaid Recipients

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Medicaid chief: Feds are willing to approve work requirements By: Phil Galewitz | Kaiser Health News | Seema Verma, head of the Centers for Medicare…

City Sues Connecticut Pharmaceutical Company

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NEW HAVEN: The city has joined the parade of states and cities suing the privately owned Stamford, Connecticut based Purdue Pharma and other…

So Far Only Lobster Pot in Maine

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AUGUSTA: Not everyone is willing to toke up for some taxes. Like Connecticut legislators, Maine’s Governor Paul LePage was not willing to allow…

AETNA- CVS HOOKUP COULD HAPPEN BY DECEMBER

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UPDATE FROM REUTERS> By Mitchell Young WOONSOCKET, RI: Aetna [NYSE: AET] CEO Mark Bertolini probably won’t be enjoying the commanding view of the New…

Connecticut Chambers of Commerce Respond To Health Care Premium Increases

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HARTFORD: Connecticut Chamber of Commerce executives and their health insurance marketing partner the Chamber Insurance Trust announced they are…

Technology

Nigerian National Pleads Guilty in E-Mail Scheme Defrauding Connecticut…

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NEW HAVEN: John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Patricia M. Ferrick, Special Agent in Charge of the New Haven…

Two Fast Growing Bank Service Companies Set Joint Marketing Plan

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Leaders in Core and Compliance Management Services Working Together to Expand the Deployment of the Unified Compliance Management Model in the…

Datto Founder Donates $50 Million to Alma Mater

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STAMFORD: Austin McChord, founder and CEO of Datto, one of Connecticut’s fastest growing tech companies has donated $50 million to the Rochester…

Glastonbury Financial Service Company Raises $6 Million From Strategic…

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GLASTONBURY: Payrailz, a digital payments company offering advanced bill payment and money transfer solutions to banks and credit unions, announces…

FuelCell Energy and Toyota Announce Renewable Transportation Fuel Project

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DANBURY: Some good news comes to Fuel Cell Energy [NASDAQ: FCEL] with an agreement with Toyota to purchase hydrogen for vehicle refueling at the Port…

UCONN Incubation Companies Exceed Funding Target

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STORRS: UCONN Technology Incubation Program companies have raised $54 million in financing in 2017, exceeding the programs $50 million goal and…

New Haven Company Raises $18 Million for Next Generation Computer Tech

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NEW HAVEN: Two seasoned Venture investors have led an $18 million Series A investment into New Haven Quantum Circuits Inc [QCI] The new funds came…

VentureClash Announces Winners of $5 Million Global Investment Challenge

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ROCKY HILL: Connecticut Innovations [CI] Connecticut’s quasi public venture capital organization announced the winners of its VentureClash, $5…

Connecticut Venture Group and ResultsJunkies In Fairfield, Hamden and…

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Crossroads Venture Group's (CVG) Investor, Entrepreneur & Resource Network will be traversing around CT with Paul Singh's ResultsJunkies North…

Nine Foreign Companies selected for Connecticut Innovations Venture Clash…

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Nine companies from around the globe compete for $5 million in investments ROCKY HILL: Connecticut Innovations (CI), the state;s quasi public venture…

Real Estate & Construction

New Haven Renters Give City an F on Economy and Apartments While Rents Rise

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NEW HAVEN: New Haven rents declined significantly in December [.05%] according to apartmentlist.com but are still up significantly by 4.5% in…

Fairfield Retail Location Sells for $3.1 Milion

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FAIRFIELD: the sale of 1876 Black Rock Tpke. was sold for $3.1 million, Baldwin Pearson & Co., Inc., handled the transaction. George Shawah Jr.,…

Cheshire Realtor Sold

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CHESHIRE: Sally Bowman Real Estate has been acquired by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties bringing its agent count to more than…

Windsor Locks Lands Transit Oriented Development

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WINDSOR LOCKS: The consumer impact of the new Springfield to New Haven rail service is being felt on a long dormant and decaying Montgomery Mill…

Government

Tax Bill May Make 2018 A Wild Year For CT Divorces

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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.org Washington – Meghan Freed, who practices family law in Hartford, said the massive tax overhaul surprised divorce…

Murphy and Blumenthal Vote Against Government Funding Bill

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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com Washington – With the clock ticking toward a government shutdown, the U.S. House and Senate on Thursday approved a…

An Accountant's View of Tax Plan's Impact On Connecticut

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Andrew Lattimer, a certified public accountant and partner at BlumShapiro. By: Ana Radelat | ctmiror.com As a historic overhaul of the nation’s tax…

Final Tax Bill Better For CT Homeowners, Students - Yale Gets Hit

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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com Washington – As House and Senate negotiators of a final tax bill worked to finish the plan Thursday, changes were made…

What Are They Smoking Up There?

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HARTFORD: Even as a mayor who wants to be Governor calls on the state to “oversee” a dysfunctional government, the Hartford Court of Common Council…

Connecticut Seeks Revenue through CT Fresh Start Tax Program

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HARTFORD: Connecticut is hoping to bring in $85 million with a “voluntary” tax compliance program, Fresh Start for both individuals and business.…

Tax Commissioner: GOP Plan, Many in State to Pay More

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By: Ana Radelat | ctmirror.com State Department of Revenue Services Commissioner Kevin B. Sullivanctmirror.com Washington – Connecticut Commissioner…

Survey, CT Residents "Take Care of The Basics"

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CONNECTICUT: A new survey by administered by the quasi-government Connecticut Economic Resource Center [CERC] says that residents are concerned about…
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