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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut December 1st, 2020

The state is looking to attract future educators across Connecticut with a new program that gets college students teaching in classrooms earlier on. Find out about an amazing pilot program! And if you’re looking for more immediate ways to gain in-field experiences while also helping out the state...
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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 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 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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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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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut September 22nd 2020

Connecticut manufacturers continue to secure funding for research and development and win new business!! AND It’s official! Once again, Connecticut is home to the number one pizza in the nation, according to national food publication The Daily Meal. Not only does Connecticut have the best pizzeria...
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Tell Me Something Good About Connecticut September 15th, 2020

Connecticut continues to be at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19. The first COVID-19 vaccine available to the public may come from the Nutmeg State! AND Fall is quickly approaching and one of everyone’s favorite autumn activities is apple picking. Connecticut’s orchards are not only great...
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