Donors Buy Hartford's Winterfest Another YearA Crowdfunding campaign for Hartford's Winterfest has resulted in $221,000 in donations as of last week.
Travelers Says Property-Related Claims Spike On HalloweenOn Halloween, homeowners have more to worry about than running out of candy for trick-or-treaters.
South Windsor, East Windsor File Proposals To Host Connecticut CasinoEast Windsor and South Windsor have reportedly joined the competition to host Connecticut's third casino, after a tribal gaming company solicited a new round of site proposals in September.
RBS Settles With Connecticut For $120 Million Over Mortgage-Back SecuritiesThe State of Connecticut and RBS Securities Inc. have reportedly reached a record $120 million settlement over the company’s underwriting of residential mortgage-back securities prior to the 2008 Great Recession.
GOP Lawmakers Call For Special Session ExpansionThe session was called for legislative approval of a tentative agreement that would keep Lockheed Martin's Sikorsky headquarters in Connecticut, and state Republicans are asking for an expansion of issues covered.
West Hartford Number 15 On 'Best Places To Live' ListWest Hartford, Connecticut has been ranked 15th on Money Magazine's list of the "best places to live." Hamden and Greenwich also made the list's top 50 locations.
Connecticut Pares Some Insurance Rate Hikes, Rejects OthersThe Connecticut Department of Insurance has released its rulings on rate requests filed by a dozen health insurers and some still include double-digit increases for consumers.
Report: Bankruptcy For Hartford Considered A Final OptionIs the City of Hartford heading for a bankruptcy filing? Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin said he is doing everything in his power to avoid it.
Mylan Says It Will Expand Programs That Lower EpiPen CostsMylan, in the face of heated criticism over price hikes for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, is bulking up programs that help patients pay for the drug. The generic drug maker laid out a plan on Thursday to expand its patient assistance program and offer $300 savings cards for its EpiPen 2-Pak.
Liquor Chain Challenges Connecticut Minimum Pricing LawNational liquor retailer Total Wine & More is taking Connecticut to court over the state's minimum pricing rules for certain alcoholic beverages.
Fund To Provide Money To UConn-Affiliated New BusinessesThe University of Connecticut has established a $1.5 million investment fund to help members of the university community translate research breakthroughs into new Connecticut-based businesses.
Insurer Aetna Slashes ACA Exchange Participation To Four StatesAetna will become the latest health insurer to chop its participation in the Affordable Care Act's public exchanges when it trims its presence to four states for 2017, from 15 this year.