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President at Cafe Beauregard, New Britain
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New Britain Restaurant Owner Honored By Presidential Visit

A Connecticut restaurateur isn’t sure why his establishment was selected for a visit by President Barack Obama on a trip to the state to push for a $10.10 per hour federal minimum wage.

03/06/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy announces agreement with UTC to invest in Connecticut. (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Job Loss A Presence In Conn./UTC Deal

When Connecticut struck a deal for up to $400 million in tax credits for United Technologies Corp., the sides said the company’s helicopter and aerospace divisions would remain here “for years to come.”

03/06/2014

Sikorsky Blackhawk S-701 (Adam Berry/Getty Images)

Air Force Pursues Sikorsky Rescue Helicopter

The Air Force says it is moving forward with plans to have Sikorsky build a new combat rescue helicopter but the program could still face major hurdles.

03/05/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy, Feb. 6, 2014 (Courtesy CT-N)

Governor Meets With Business Leaders

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy pitched his economic development agenda on Wednesday to Connecticut’s largest business group, but the sides avoided a looming fight over his demand that the legislature raise the state’s minimum wage.

03/05/2014

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Yale Signs Deal With Webster Bank

Webster Bank has struck a deal to become the official bank of Yale University athletics.

03/04/2014

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It’s Official: The Crown Market Will Stay Open

Last week, the kosher Crown Market in West Hartford, a staple of the Jewish community in Greater Hartford for 74 years announced, it was shutting its doors.

02/28/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy announces agreement with UTC to invest in Connecticut. (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Malloy, UTC Announce State Deal To Support Expansion Of UTC Operations In State

Legislation being proposed by Governor Malloy would let United Technologies Corporation take up to 400 million dollars in tax credits to encourage expansion of UTC operations in Connecticut, including a new headquarters for Pratt and Whitney. The company will invest up to half a billion dollars on the upgrades and up to four billion on research and other spending at the same time.

02/26/2014

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Not-So-Sweet Start To Maple Syrup Season

The polar vortex has some Connecticut maple syrup producers vexed.

02/25/2014

Artist's rendering of the planned UConn Basketball Student-Athlete Development Center. Courtesy of the University of Connecticut.

Contractors Ordered Off UConn Job Over Wage Issues

A state official says two companies have been ordered to stop work on the University of Connecticut’s new basketball training facility after inspectors found workers were being paid in cash at wages below state-mandated levels.

02/25/2014

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Second Life For Crown Market?

Less than a week after it announced it was closing after 74 years, the kosher Crown Market in West Hartford may have a second life.

02/24/2014

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A pile of wreckage, surrounded by exterior brick walls was left behind after a fire at Bevin Brothers in East Hampton. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

East Hampton Bell Fire Aftermath

Fire destroyed the nineteenth century Bevin Brothers bell manufacturing plant in East Hampton.

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