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Boy Band 98 Degrees headlined Alive@Five in Stamford on July 18, 2019. Rain forced the concert to be moved indoors to the Palace Theatre instead of its usual spot in Columbus Park. Were you SEEN
By Ken Honore
on July 18, 2019 10:40 PM
Boy Band 98 Degrees headlined Alive@Five in Stamford on July 18, 2019. Rain forced the concert to be moved indoors to the Palace Theatre instead of its usual spot in Columbus Park. Were you SEEN?
Boy Band 98 Degrees…

Gov. Ned Lamont checked off a key box on his budget to-do list Thursday, announcing a deal with state employee unions to refinance payments into the workers' pension fund
The deal, which would save the state $130.7 million this fiscal year and $140.7 million in 2020-21, marks the second time in three years Connecticut has restructured its payments into the cash-starved pension fund. It makes no…

The State Board of Education voted six to one Thursday to endorse Gov. Ned Lamont's selection of Miguel Cardona, Meriden's assistant superintendent, as the state's next education commission
The vote came after a sometimes-heated discussion - all held over a conference call - as board member Don Harris questioned why the governor's chief operating officer offered the job to Bloomfield Superintendent James Thompson in a letter…

The Connecticut economy shed 1,400 jobs in June according to a preliminary report Thursday, continuing a pattern of treading water as the nation adds jobs
For the last 12 months, Connecticut employers added 4,000 jobs, according to the report from the state Department of Labor, based on federal reporting. That's considered a meager number, a gain of about one-quarter of 1 percent.
Unemployment remains low, with the June rate falling one tick to 3.7 percent - the same as the federal rate for…

Kylie Pak, the 42-year-old owner of real estate investing company RedBrick Properties, loves living in Richmond, Virginia. She and her husband eat out at restaurants most nights, and thrive on the youthful energy around Virginia Commonwealth University
Every other week, they escape to their second home - not at the beach or deep in the countryside, but 30 minutes away, in the bedroom community of Midlothian…

STAMFORD - The former manager of a Greenwich convenience store can avoid prison if she reimburses her ex-boss the $106,000 she stole several years ago
Julienne Julmeus, 25, of Seaside Avenue, Stamford, was stealing $17,000 per month from the store she managed on East Putnam Avenue, Senior Assistant State's Attorney Joseph Valdes said. The money was supposedly being used to pay off her husband's gambling debts…

A 21-year-old Southington man was killed Wednesday after a tree and wires fell on his car near the Fairfield-Bridgeport line
In a prepared statement, Fairfield Police Capt. Robert Kalamaras said about 5:16 p.m. Fairfield Emergency Communications received a report of a large tree limb landing on a vehicle injuring a driver in front of 3595 Park Ave
They arrived at the scene to find the driver,…

When Connecticut law firm Day Pitney noticed a few years back that many of its high-net-worth and business clients were moving to Florida in search of warmer winters and lower taxes, it turned the potential challenge into a growth opportunity
Faced with the possibility of losing those clients to local firms or working with them from afar, it decided instead to follow them, merging in 2016 with a small Palm Beach County trust and estates firm and gaining its first foothold outside the…

Score yet another in the win column for Subaru Motorsports USA as Patrik Sandell became third different Americas Rallycross (ARX) Championship race winner from the team in as many rounds.