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Granola restaurateurs rolling out food truck amid expansion

Julie Mountain, left, and Dana Noorily, co-founders of The Granola Bar restaurant group, are restarting their food truck amid an expansion that includes the start of a catering business and planned openings this year in Stamford and Rye, New York.

(Courtesy of The Granola Bar) 

March 17, 2017 - 4:04pm

Sweet spot: UConn basketball alum nabs role as sugar group’s first female CEO

Courtney Gaine has used lessons learned from playing from Geno Auriemma, UConn's highly successful women's basketball coach, to advance in her career. She was recently named the first-ever female CEO of The Sugar Association Inc., the U.S. sugar industry's trade group.

(Courtesy of the University of Connecticut)

March 8, 2017 - 12:24pm

Greater Hartford business groups aren't embracing planned casino

The tribes who run Foxwoods Resort Casino (above) and Mohegan Sun hope to build a $300 million casino in East Windsor. | Photo via Creative Commons

March 6, 2017 - 11:50am

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Eugene A. “Gene” Sheehan III

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Can Hartford woo the New York Islanders to XL Center?

Whalers banners hang in the XL Center. | Photo via Wikimedia 

February 2, 2017 - 5:30pm

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Weston reveals its ‘secret’ amid Connecticut’s regional tourism push

The Town of Weston has launched a marketing and branding plan called “The Weston Way.” | Photo by Doug Kerr via Creative Commons
January 30, 2017 - 6:17pm

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Connecticut accounting society’s new director reflects evolving profession

Bonnie Stewart, a lawyer who has been working at the Connecticut Business and Industry Association since 1988, will begin a new job next month as the director of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants. | Photo courtesy of CTCPA

December 21, 2016 - 2:21pm

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