Group takes regional approach to Conn., R.I. jobs

Event brings together two-dozen lawmakers, educators and business and tribal leaders who primarily focused on workforce development.

New bait and tackle shop at Burr's Marina

Diane Womack likes to talk fish, which makes her a perfect proprietor of the new bait and tackle shop at Burr's Marina.

Mystic chamber decides against merger

The Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce weighed whether to merge or partner with another local business organization before ultimately deciding this week to forge ahead on its own.

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Tech incubator opens in former Pfizer building with three tenants

Pfizer in April 2014 donated its vacant Building 286 to CURE in an effort to bolster Connecticut's bioscience community, and the state kicked in $4.2 million to fund its conversion into an incubator.

Advance Auto Parts partnering with Barrett-Jackson

Barrett-Jackson' inaugural Northeast collector car auction runs today through Saturday

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Finally, jobs for new college grads — just maybe not the jobs they wanted

Since the recession, it has been hard for graduates to find jobs at their education level, and it still is.

The worst vacation is the one that wasn’t taken

Forty percent of those surveyed said they were willing to give up stock options or even a higher salary in return for more vacation days.