Business Council of Fairfield County

Connecticut state Capitol in Hartford (file/Used with permission of the Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Senate Leader Says GE May Be Using Conn. Budget As Layoff Cover

General Electric says the idea that it has been planning layoffs in Connecticut and plans to use the state’s just-passed budget as “cover” is completely untrue.

06/05/2015

Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (file/credit: Getty Images)

Connecticut Business Leaders Look To Jump-Start Malloy’s Transportation Plan

Joe McGee of the Business Council of Fairfield County said the federal government should feel compelled to contribute.

02/19/2015

Stamford, Conn., skyline (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Stamford Businesses Launch Effort To Drastically Cut Carbon Emissions

The initiative, the first of its kind in New England, kicks off with a private grant, but eventually business owners themselves will pay for the carbon reduction.

10/09/2014

Conn. Gov. Dannel Malloy (Photo credit: ANDREW GOMBERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Malloy Warns Of ‘Tough Cuts’ In Connecticut State Budget

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was in Stamford this week, talking plainly about what the state can expect in the budget in a couple of weeks.

01/26/2013

Credit-card machine (file/credit: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

Economic Growth Expected To Continue This Year In Connecticut

A continued economic recovery for 2013 has been forecast for Connecticut by a Federal Reserve Bank economist who spoke to businesspeople in Stamford Friday.

01/12/2013

Connecticut Gov. Dan Malloy surveys shoreline damage from Sandy (credit: Governor's Office)

Malloy Says Sandy’s Toll On Connecticut Is $360 Million So Far

Several shoreline communities in Connecticut took a big hit from superstorm Sandy and Gov. Dan Malloy says that, to date, the financial tally is about $360 million. But that is likely to rise significantly.

11/16/2012

Connecticut State Capitol in Hartford (file / credit: Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Investment Management Company Ranks Connecticut Last For Credit Worthiness

When a Hartford-based investment management company surveyed the states for credit worthiness, Connecticut came in dead last.

11/15/2012

The Stamford Metro-North Station - File Photo

Stamford Gets Federal Grant For Train Station Upgrade

A well-orchestrated home team effort has won Stamford $10.5 million in federal grant money.

12/19/2011

UBS Logo (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

UBS Announcing Plans For Future In (Or Out Of) Stamford

A news conference was scheduled for 3 p.m. Tuesday at the UBS Stamford headquarters, which includes the world’s largest trading floor. Officials aren’t saying what the announcement will be.

08/23/2011