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Millennials pull Danbury, Waterbury closer to New York

Improvements to the Metro-North Railroad between Connecticut and New York are part of the Nutmeg State's strategy to keep millennials in Connecticut, by satisfying their desire for a connection to the Big Apple. | Photo courtesy of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority of the State of New York via Flickr

August 25, 2016 - 4:44pm

Rotary clubs team up for Conn.’s biggest stop-hunger event

The United Way of Southeastern Connecticut packed food to end hunger during an event at the Mohegan Sun casino. | Photo courtesy of Matthew Martin/EndHungerNE
August 23, 2016 - 1:05pm

Love, enthusiasm drive some young professionals to stand by Conn.

Matthew Carbray, right, photographed on the set of "Face the State," founded Avon-based Ridgeline Financial Partners 10 years ago as a 25 year old. | Photo courtesy of Matthew Carbray

August 16, 2016 - 3:42pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jim Wadleigh

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Bradley Airport gains passengers amid convenience, casino drives

Bradley International Airport, located in Windsor Locks, has gained passengers every year since the Connecticut Airport Authority began managing it in September 2013. | Photo by James Mosher

August 8, 2016 - 3:00pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Nate Quigley

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Kyle Reyes

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Emmitt Smith

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Conn.-made cosmetics cash in on Kardashian connection

Brenda Mierzejewski's Mizzi Cosmetics business took off after a member of the celebrity Kardashian family endorsed the Portland, Conn.-made products in a People magazine interview and YouTube video. | Photo courtesy of via MPHStudios/Melissa Hanson

July 20, 2016 - 4:48pm

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