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Published: Sun, 21 Sep 2014 04:00:00 GMT

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Hundreds Line Up To Buy Larger iPhone; '6 Plus' Goes Fast

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:09:00 GMT

Apple stores in Connecticut drew their most faithful customers who waited in line for hours early Friday to buy a new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus.(image)


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Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces Named

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:17:46 GMT

The fourth annual Hartford Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces awards were given to 60 employers Thursday evening at the Aqua Turf in Southington.(image)


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Whole Foods Teamwork Is A Natural

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:08:15 GMT

GLASTONBURY — It's not uncommon at the Whole Foods Market to see a department manager unloading boxes of food and stocking a shelf.(image)


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Keller Williams Agents Say Their Workplace Is Happy Because Agents Teach Each Other

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT

Dana Flanagan switched from another national real estate sales firm to Keller Williams five months ago. She loved her former broker, and had been very successful there. She says she was often the top producer among 85 agents, and went to national sales conferences.(image)
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How The Top Workplaces Were Chosen

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT

There are many possible ways to measure the quality of a workplace: wages and benefits, employee turnover, physical amenities like gyms, policies such as flex time and free lunch, and profit-sharing all come to mind.(image)


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Slalom Consulting: The Best Advice? Stay Close To Home

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT

HARTFORD — It's lunchtime at the Hartford office of Slalom Consulting and several consultants sit around a table in a public area, talking about travel.(image)


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Whole Foods At A Glance

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT

Business: Whole Foods Market is a retail supermarket chain with 388 stores nationwide and three locations in metro Hartford(image)


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New Pastor In North Haven Gets New Name From DMV (He Can't Get Old One Back)

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:59:45 GMT

When the Rev. Gerald Lee Jones started a new job in July as pastor of Faith United Methodist Church in North Haven, he didn't know it would cost him his name.(image)


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Home Sales In Greater Hartford Slow in August

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 21:09:00 GMT

Greater Hartford home sales slowed in August, a new report Thursday shows, evidence that the spring home buying season fell short of expectations.(image)


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Lacking A Boston Casino License, Suffolk Downs Says It Will Close

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:40:19 GMT

Suffolk Downs, a Boston area horse-racing venue, plans to close in coming months because its bid with Mohegan Sun to build a $1.3 billion casino failed to win over Massachusetts gaming officials.(image)


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Some Subsidized Health Plans Could Jump In Price

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 20:37:25 GMT

HARTFORD — Some people who buy health insurance on Connecticut's public exchange and receive a subsidy could see their premium jump more than 20 percent next year, a consulting group said Thursday.(image)
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Slalom Consulting At A Glance

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT

Business: A consulting firm with Fortune 500 clients specializing in strategy, management, process improvement and technology(image)
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How Sands Casino Is Beating The Odds At The Tables

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:44:00 GMT

In Atlantic City casinos are closing, in Connecticut they've laid off workers, and even a relative success story Pennsylvania has seen two years of slow decline.(image)


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As The Market Shifts: Rewards & Teamwork

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:41:00 GMT

The pressure is on employers to make sure their workplaces are not just productive but also happy. With the economy finally showing signs of sustained job creation, employees have more options.(image)
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August Jobs Numbers Poor: Three Years Away from Jobs Recovery If Trends Don't Improve

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 16:31:00 GMT

Cities, towns and casinos cut 4,000 jobs in August, and the state had about 3,600 fewer jobs than it did the month before.(image)


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Middle-Class Earnings Continue To Stagnate In CT, Census Figures Show

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:19:37 GMT

VERNON — The middle class in Connecticut and the country was clobbered in 2009 and 2010 — and while those wounds haven't gotten deeper, they haven't healed yet, either.(image)


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Scott Butera To Resign As Foxwoods CEO

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:02:00 GMT

Scott Butera is resigning as CEO of Foxwoods Resort Casino on Oct. 31 to "pursue a rare opportunity outside of the gaming industry," the company said Wednesday.(image)


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Access Health CT Survey: More Than Half Of Enrollees Were Uninsured

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:38:10 GMT

More than half of households who signed up for health coverage through Connecticut's public exchange in late 2013 and early 2014 did not have health insurance, according to a new survey.(image)


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Final Vote Grants Boston Casino License To Wynn Resorts

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 18:53:00 GMT

Wynn Resorts was officially awarded the sole license to operate a casino in Greater Boston with a unanimous vote Wednesday morning by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.(image)


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Wynn Beats Mohegan Sun In Boston Casino Contest

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:32:00 GMT

Wynn Resorts appears to have trumped Mohegan Sun in a contest for the sole license to operate a casino in Greater Boston, now that the Massachusetts Gaming Commission has voted 3-to-1 in Wynn's favor.(image)


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NU, Spectra Unveil $3B New England Pipeline Plan

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:29:00 GMT

Two of the region's major energy companies, Northeast Utilities and pipeline developer Spectra Energy, plan to expand existing natural gas pipelines to connect New England with vast supplies of the low-cost fuel that currently lie just out of reach.(image)


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Pratt: Next F-35 Deal Will Cut Engine Costs Up To 8%

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:26:00 GMT

WASHINGTON — Pratt & Whitney said its contracts with the Pentagon for the next two batches of engines for the Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jet will result in combined cost savings of 7 percent to 8 percent.(image)
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Efrem Zimbalist Jr. New Hartford Estate On The Market

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 22:15:00 GMT

The New Hartford estate of the late actor Efrem Zimbalist Jr., who gained fame as the star of television crime dramas beginning in the late 1950s, is on the market for $895,000.(image)


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Southeast Connecticut In Sixth Year of Recession, As Rest of State Grows Moderately

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:58:00 GMT

Southeastern Connecticut's recession goes on and on and on, as the rest of the state sees a moderate recovery in the value of goods sold and salaries and bonuses paid.(image)


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Panel Condemns NU Exec's Pro-Malloy Solicitation As 'Offensive' – But Finds No Violation

Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:45:00 GMT

The State Elections Enforcement Commission Tuesday found that Northeast Utilities CEO Thomas May didn't violate the law last year when he solicited more than $50,000 from subordinates to support re-election of Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy – but it also condemned the solicitation as an...(image)


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