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In an area populated with innovators, entrepreneurs and engaged local government, news related to economic development is produced at a fast and furious rate. Below is a sampling of newsworthy announcements and events. REX is also available to supply additional details.

June 2018

Announcing Handshake, Albertus' New Career Services Platform Read More 

Meriden gets three 'Opportunity Zones' Read More 

Perfect Timing: Roger Salway is North Branford's New Economic Development Coordinator Read More 

Meriden Job Fair on 6/15 noon-5 p.m. Read More 

Wallingford launches town-wide initiative to raises awareness of STEM education opportunities Read More 

Milford boat ramp, lot slated to open in spring 2019 Read More 

North Haven couple aims to carry on tradition, with new Bagelicious location Read More 

State approves $5 million for repairs, upgraded lighting in New Haven parking garages Read More 

May 2018

Colleges To Train Next-Gen Utility Workers Read More 
Northeast Alliance Surgery Center to Open in Hamden Read More 
SeeClickFix Grows Into Role Helping Towns Manage Storm Response Read More 
Feds OK all 72 CT 'opportunity zones' Read More 
16th Annual Orange Expo, June 6 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Read More 
Yale #6 on US News and World Report Best Graduate Biological Sciences Programs Read More 

U-Haul Guilford's Expansion Plan Supported by Town Officials Read More

New Haven's downtown development project is underway Read More

Looking to start a business? The Connecticut Small Business Development Center provides no-cost business advising Read More

Connecticut's Commodity Exports Rise 2.5% in 2017 Read More

Vice President Bruce Alexander to retire in June Read More

Woodbridge unveils new microgrid to protect against power outages Read More

Melinta Therapeutics Receives Up to $6.2 Million from CARB-X to Advance Clinical Development of a Novel Antimicrobial to Combat Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Read More

Connecticut Puts Spotlight on Tourism at Conference Read More 

Tweed runway length won't go before General Assembly this year, leaders say Read More

April 2018

The Hamden Education Foundation Honoring Former Hamden Mayor Carl Amento Register Here
New Haven, Conn., to Gain Ultra-High-Speed Internet in June Read More

Aldi's opens in Hamden as residents turn out to explore the new store Read More

Malloy nominates 72 'Opportunity Zones' for development program Read More

Meriden, Wallingford hope commuter rail launch will bring economic boost Read More

Yale New Haven Hospital and Yale School of Medicine appoint Michael F. Murray, MD to the Center for Genomic Health Read More

Stewart's Opens First CT Restaurant In West Haven Read More 

Hamden Ranks Among Best Cities To Start A Small Business In U.S. Read More

CTNext Technology Talent Bridge Intern Program Read More

Q-Tran, Inc. Launches "Made in the USA" LED Product Read More

New Haven Mayor Harp hopes incentives will calm opposition to Tweed runway expansion Read More

The Wharf highlights local purveyors at Tuesday Tastings Read More

Milford's First Craft Brewery Opens Read More

New Haven firm starts Rare Disease and Pediatric Center of Excellence; Branford biotech wins design award Read More

Malloy Says Health Tech Company Expanding in Connecticut Read More

March 2018

ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Expands Innovative RFID Lock Technology to DIN and SIS Doors With New VingCard E100 Electronic Lock Read More

Connecticut employment numbers provide double dose of good news Read More

New Haven mayor pushes legislature on Tweed expansion Read More

Hamden bookstore has a community feeling Read More

Six from Ukraine visiting Milford this week Read More

5/4 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. 13th Annual Women in Business Summit Register

Housing permit activity in Connecticut increases dramatically during February Read More

Madison Board Makes Decision on New Bed & Breakfast Proposal Read More

4/5 3-4 p.m. Facebook Marketing for Small Business - Thursday, April 5th @ Best Western Plus Read More

Branford drug startup sets IPO price at $11 a share Read More

New Haven Long Wharf plan shows vision for area Read More

Elm City Open House showcases innovative businesses Read More

Airports and environmentalists push for community solar projects Read More

Wallingford company to get new chief executive officer Read More

New business center opens in downtown Meriden Read More

Health tech hub set to open in New Haven Read More

Viiv Healthcare get $1 million from state to relocate from Bristol-Myers site in Wallingford Read More

Economic Development Coordinator/Grant Writer Position in North Branford Read More

February 2018

Biotech gets state grant money to help fund move to Branford - Connecticut Post Read More

University of New Haven online criminal justice faculty ranked #1 in the nation Read More

Wallingford manufacturer moving to larger location in town, adding jobs Read More

Porter and Chester Institute Plans New Hamden Campus at Old Stop and Shop Building Read More

Gaylord Specialty Healthcare in Wallingford gets $75,000 grant for patient lifts Read More

Branford's BioXcel files for IPO Read More

West Haven PZC approves Yale New Haven Health regional ops center off Route 34, text & map changes for The Haven Read More

Health Technology Hub To Open Near New Haven Green Read More

Bed and Breakfast Proposed To Be Built Near Downtown Madison Read More

Economic Development Corporation of New Haven Announces Appointment of Elinor Slomba to Manage the Elm City Innovation Collaborative Read More

Popular Branford Brewery Plans Big, New Development At Casino Read More

North Branford Farm Brewery Public Hearing Concludes Read More

Lawmakers Demand Planned Shore Line East Cuts Read More

Bethany Golf Course Property On The Market Read More

Milford Looking At No Tax Hike For Third Straight Year Read More

Long delayed restoration of protection for harbor at Long Wharf under way as tons of rocks put in place Read More

New Haven mayor says city, region will lead Connecticut through the 21st century Read More

Dr. Henry Lee and Chinese Police Officers Visit Madison Read More

January 2018

Madison Businesses May Benefit from No Fees at Hammonasset Read More
Popular Music Venue Re-Opening in Hamden with New Ownership Read More
Over 5 Years, Arvinas Nearly Tripling Space in Science Park at Yale Read More
CT: Norwegian Air to End Service to Connecticut Read More
New Haven's New Tech District Is Right Around the Corner Read More
Replacement for JCPenney's At Connecticut Post Mall Announced Read More
Much Interest Expressed in Development of Guilford Pages Lane Read More
University Renews Yale Homebuyer Program for Another Two Years Read More
Arvinas Announces Research Collaboration and License Agreement with Pfizer Inc. for the Discovery and Development of Protein Degradation Drug Candidates Read More
Yale auctioning off furniture, items from historical halls Read More
Wallingford company launches product to stop internal bleeding Read More
Controversial Apartment Project Called Off In Hamden Read More
A visit by latest Tesla model to Connecticut causes a stir in Milford Read More