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School Bus Strike Averted

WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A school bus company and the drivers’ union have agreed to a “cooling off” period and avoid a strike in Westport. The Hearst Connecticut Media Group reports that Dattco, a New […]


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Official End to Lockout, As Refs Approve Contract 112-5

NFL referees voted and approved a new eight-year deal with the eague on Saturday. Now they all can get back to the business of calling games.


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AT&T Strike Deadline Saturday Midnight

Contracts covering some 45-hundred Connecticut AT&T installers, call center employees, yellow pages workers, and others expire at midnight Saturday.


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Tentative Deal for Building Cleaners

Membership must still ratify the 4 year contract


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Inmate Accused Of Attempting To Hire Hit On Witness Against Him

Police have arrested a jail inmate they say tried to have a witness killed before that person could testify against him.


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Reyes to Mets: Don’t Talk to Me Now

Jose Reyes is keeping his options open, which could make it hard for the New York Mets to afford him.


Tentative Agreement Heads Off Possible Bus Strike

CT Transit says the company which provides bus service in Hartford, New Haven and Stamford has reached a tentative contract agreement with some 750 drivers and maintenance workers.   The agreement heads off the possibility oif […]


Machinists Ratify New Pratt Contract; East Hartford, Cheshire Repair Shops to Close

WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Members of the Machinists union have overwhelmingly ratified a new contract with jet engine maker Pratt & Whitney that allows the company to shut two plants it has targeted for more […]


Pratt Workers to Vote Sunday on Contract Proposal

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers has scheduled a contract ratification meeting for Sunday morning in Wallingford for what it says is Pratt and Whitney’s last, best, and final offer on a proposed […]


Machinists Union and Pratt and Whitney Begin Contract Talks This Week

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Jet engine maker Pratt & Whitney and the Machinists union are taking their continuing fight over jobs to the bargaining table.The subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. and the union begin negotiations […]