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More layoff notices issued in Connecticut court system

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut’s judicial branch is issuing additional layoff notices to state employees.

Officials announced Thursday they began delivering pink slips to 113 workers. 143 more words


Verizon Strikers Take Protests Nationwide Ahead of Company's Annual Meeting

Thousands of workers striking against Verizon Communications plan to expand their protests against the company on Thursday, fanning out to 400 hundred stores and locations across the country, just as the company holds its annual shareholder meeting. 475 more words


Deadline passes without balanced budget

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — The regularly scheduled legislative session is now over. Lawmakers went home Wednesday, but they will be back, because they did not pass a… 274 more words


Sheetz Is Hiring 8,000 New Employees

Sheetz is creating a bunch of jobs this year.

The company kicked off 2016 by putting $15 million towards raising employee wages across the board. Now, four months later, it’s hiring 8,000 more people. 169 more words


Pending legislation, Tesla to open regional distribution center in Connecticut

WTNH –In a statement from Tesla Motors today, the automobile company announced that they will open a regional distribution center in Connecticut if the legislature passes Senate Bill 3 to help meet the increasing demand for their vehicles. 302 more words


GLR Dominates As Riverfest Sets The City Alight

Day 2 of the Citywide Riverfest saw over 13,000 runners compete in the now annual Great Limerick Run. The marathon, half marathon and six mile runs all took place on Sunday offering plenty of challenges for runners, both novice and advanced. 115 more words