Monthly Archive for August, 2011

: August, 2011

Cash-strapped state government offers funding for biz recovery

Info from the Guv released today, Wednesday. Governor Malloy Announces Business Assistance Program for Companies Affected by Hurricane Irene (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Department

Tax man says you can pay late after Irene

Businesses impacted by the storm get a break from state tax collector from Aug. 31 deadline. Here’s the release from the Department of Revenue Services. The Department of Revenue Services said

Unemployment assistance remains available after Irene

The State Labor Department said Monday that those who had difficulty filing for unemployment benefits this weekend, when the storm Irene hit, can file later in the week. The Department said those

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Higher One to buy back $40M in shares

New Haven-based Higher One announced Tuesday morning in an SEC filing it’s joining other companies looking to their own stocks for value. The company, which provides student bill paying services and

Connecticut shed 300 jobs in July

The state Labor Department reported Thursday the state lost 300 jobs and the unemployment rate remained at 9.1 percent.

A European banking crisis and recession fear trip up market

Stocks got planted Thursday as panic took hold over investors worried the world edged closer to recession because of continued problems in the European banking system. Carolyn Frzop, first vice

SEC turns to $nitches: New TV series surely coming

Friday finally saw a door opened for a TV series on SEC investigators, as the Wall Street watchdog can now pay snitches, just like so many cops on prime-time dramas have done. It was one of the

Sikorsky delivers two Seahawks to Thailand

Sikorsky Aircraft said in a press release Monday the U.S. Navy delivered two MH-60s helicopters to the Royal Thai Navy, marking the first time the nation’s most advanced naval military copter has been

Kaman reports earnings nearly doubled in 2Q

A key Sikorsky Aircraft supplier as well as an important aerospace manufacturers in the state, Bloomfield-based Kaman announced strong second quarter earnings Thursday, though its stock on the Nasdaq