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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut November 24th, 2020

Small businesses are a huge part of our state’s economy. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, there are over 350,000 small businesses in Connecticut. This weekend is Small Business Saturday. And during these tough times, it’s more important than ever to support Connecticut...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut, November 17th, 2020

Over 40,000 people around the world are participating in Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine trialsand just last week, they announced early data that demonstrated evidence of it being more than 90% effective at preventing the virus. That’s great news and Connecticut had a hand in its development! AND...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut November 10th, 2020

Governor Lamont announced a few necessary changes last week in order to keep our state safe and mitigate the spread of COVID-19.Those changes included moving back to Phase 2.1, a slightly modified version of the Phase 2 rules. The new changes were put into effect last Friday. AND Believe it or not...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut November 3rd, 2020

Workforce development continues to be a critical focus for Connecticut. Just last week, Governor Lamont unveiled a new plan aimed at investing in Connecticut’s current and future workforce! AND Did you know that Sunday was National Authors Day? Connecticut happens to be home to some of America’s...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 27th 2020

The state continues to work hard to provide relief for small businesses and nonprofits in Connecticut that are negatively impacted by COVID-19. This week, Governor Lamont and the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development unveiled a new grant program that could be a lifeline for...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 20, 2020

Each Tuesday after 8am, Mary Scanlong Tells Us Something Good About Connecticut. The highlights usually include business and tourism success storied in the Nutmeg State. You can read or listen to the report right here!
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 13th, 2020

Connecticut has been at the top of the list in several national rankings recently demonstrating why the state is a great place to live, work and play! AND One of the best things about fall is delicious apples, and with apples, comes fresh cider. Get out and enjoy the sweet taste of fall at one of...
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Who's A Good Boy? Tucker!

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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut October 6th, 2020

There has been a lot of big news at Bradley International Airport recently. Last week, the Connecticut Airport Authority announced a partnership with Connecticut-based lab Genesys Diagnostics and JetBlue. AND Connecticut is already starting to see some of the beautiful fall foliage it’s known for...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut September 29th,2020

As Connecticut small businesses continue to navigate the impact of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, the state is helping to lessen the burden on employers. Starting the week of October 5th, the Connecticut Department of Labor’s Shared Work program will be expanded to employers in industries beyond...
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