The Navy spent about $71 million on cleanup, planning and initial repairs on the fire-damaged USS Miami before scuttling plans to restore the nuclear-powered submarine.
STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Helicopter maker Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. is cutting 200 hourly jobs, blaming reduced spending by the federal government and other countries and rising costs to compete. The subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. […]
Boeing has delivered the final C-17 produced for the U.S. Air Force. The transport plane is powered by four Pratt & Whitney PW 2040 engines.
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ West Springfield voters have rejected a proposal to host a casino in the western part of the state. The vote Tuesday was 55 percent to 45 percent against Hard Rock […]
MILFORD, Mass. (AP) _ Connecticut-based Foxwoods and selectmen of the town of Milford, Mass., have signed a host community agreement for a proposed resort casino development. The agreement signed Monday night was approved by the […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s economic development agency is offering small businesses an opportunity to navigate through various state assistance programs. The Department of Economic and Community Development has scheduled eight presentations beginning Thursday through […]
Lawrence + Memorial Hospital in southeast Connecticut says it’s eliminating 33 jobs in response to reduced Medicare and Medicaid revenue.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ United Technologies Corp. has announced that David Hess is retiring as president of its Pratt & Whitney subsidiary, to be succeeded by Chief Operating Officer Paul Adams. The 58-year-old Hess is […]
By STEPHEN SINGER, Associated Press MASHANTUCKET, Conn. (AP) _ The smell of cigarette smoke hung heavily over the Great Cedar Hall at Foxwoods Resort Casino one recent weekday morning, as gamblers lit up freely in […]
Fire destroyed the nineteenth century Bevin Brothers bell manufacturing plant in East Hampton.