The staggering cost of day care when you make only the minimum wage

This reality leaves few options for families with sparse financial resources and inflexible work schedules, said Elise Gould, senior economist at EPI, who co-wrote the study.

RockTenn plant facing temporary shutdown

The RockTenn corrugated packaging plant in Uncasville will close temporarily, Mayor Ronald McDaniel said Tuesday.

IMF: The global economy is once again slowing down

IMF: The global economy is once again slowing down




Research group: Home sales in Connecticut rise, prices fall

Real estate research group: Single-family home sales up 20 percent in Aug. as home prices fall

Mitchell College, Sodexo part ways

The facilities-management company Sodexo USA Inc. has notified the state that it will be closing its operation at Mitchell College, potentially leading to 59 layoffs by the end of the year.

Numbers tell story of state's season in the sun

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy reported that visits to 23 of the state’s leading attractions were up 12 percent over last year in June, July and August.


Twitter debuts 'Moments' feature

Twitter unveils new 'Moments' feature to highlight top stories

Pumpkins available for Halloween but maybe not Thanksgiving

Pumpkins available for Halloween but experts say could be scarce for Thanksgiving