Connecticut electric bills to become more consumer friendly July 1

In a step toward offering consumers electric-utility information without hidden surprises, the state’s largest energy providers are unveiling redesigned bills that will make it easier to compare supplier rates and avoid price spikes.

First wind farm foundations headed for Rhode Island

The first set of foundations for Deepwater Wind’s offshore wind farm near Block Island was loaded onto a barge in Louisiana over the weekend and will begin its slow journey across the Gulf of Mexico and up the East Coast later this week.

More overtime on the way? Obama proposes broader coverage

More overtime on the way? Obama prepares to make more workers eligible for time-and-a-half pay

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State's home sales gain in May

New London County home sales surged in May while prices were relatively flat, according to the latest numbers reported Tuesday.

ConAgra to sell store-brand food business

ConAgra Foods plans to sell store-brand food unit just 2 years after acquisition

After resisting for years, JetBlue adds checked bag fee

Longtime holdout JetBlue Airways adds new fee for checked suitcases; lowers some other fees

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