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Parallel Post restaurant launches Farm-to-Trumbull series

Trumbull’s Parallel Post restaurant is holding its second-annual four-part culinary dining series Farm-To-Trumbull starting 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 2. For $75 per person, not including taxes and 18
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CI invests in three young Stamford businesses

Connecticut Innovations, a Rocky Hill-based organization that helps Connecticut businesses grow through creative financing and strategic assistance has made investment commitments totaling up to $1.05
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Subway adds 2,700 new locations in 2013

Milford-based Subway restaurant chain opened 2,714 new locations worldwide in 2013, providing about 27,000 new jobs through the brand’s franchisees, the company announced Friday.  The new locations
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Professor: Let your employees embrace March Madness

Employers shouldn’t stop workers from looking at March Madness brackets on Monday because it’s bad for morale, according to David Cadden, professor of entrepreneurship and strategy in the School of
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Judge approves Cengage bankruptcy plan

A U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge has approved a reorganization plan by Cengage Learning, the Stamford-based publisher of college textbooks, to reduce its $5.8 billion funded debt by more than $4 billion.
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GE partners with Local Motors for manufacturing research

GE partners with Local Motors for manufacturing research GE has partnered with Local Motors, a hardware innovator, to launch a new model for the manufacturing industry. The partnership will pair
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Praxair acquires packaged gas distributors in Texas and Oklahoma

Praxair, Danbury-based industrial gas company serving North and South America and with 2013 sales of $12 billion, has acquired two independent distributors of packaged gas and welding supplies, United
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Report: Metro-North worse in January than all of 2013

It’s getting worse. The March edition of Metro-North’s “Mileposts” leaflet has a chart depicting the rail line’s decreasing reliability throughout 2013 in terms of showing up on time. For the whole
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Business Insider shows how to workout at your desk

Here’s some news you can use, fellow Financial Mine-iacs. Business Insider recently visited Crossfit South Brooklyn to find out how hard-charging desk jockeys like so many of us can squeeze in a
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TBI Computer moves from Westport to Norwalk

TBI Computer, an Apple authorized service provider and reseller, has moved to 181 Westport Ave., in Norwalk after more than 20 years in Westport. TBI has experienced solid growth in recent years at a
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