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Premium Content Fusion Paperboard workers to get federal aid

 September 30, 2014; Updated: 11:58 pm

Sprague — Job-retraining money has been approved for about 145 Fusion Paperboard workers laid off in a plant closing.

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Premium Content Mohegans expand wood pellet subsidiary

 September 30, 2014; Updated: 12:00 am

Northeast Wood Products LLC announced today that it has completed its purchase of a second pellet production plant and expects to acquire a third within a matter of weeks.

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Premium Content New London County local home sales buck statewide downward trend in August

 September 30, 2014; Updated: 12:36 pm

The up-and-down Connecticut real estate market took a dip in August, though local sales of single-family homes fought the trend.

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Premium Content Margarita’s honored as ‘Good Neighbor’

 September 30, 2014; Updated: 12:08 am

award for margarita's

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Premium Content Three Rivers wins $1.3 million to boost manufacturing education

 September 29, 2014; Updated: 12:44 am

Three Rivers Community College will be focusing on improving the region’s metals-manufacturing skills thanks to a nearly $1.3 million federal grant awarded Monday.

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Heath insurance sign-up planning criticized

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 12:47 am

To reach Connecticut’s remaining uninsured and help existing customers maintain their coverage when the second Obamacare enrollment period begins in two months, Connecticut’s health insurance exchange is planning an in-person outreach effort.

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Premium Content Business in Brief, Sept. 28, 2014

 September 28, 2014; Updated: 12:49 am

Chelsea Groton Bank has promoted Kristen Scott to assistant secretary, Center Groton Branch manager. Scott brings nearly 10 years of retail banking experience to her new role, where she will focus her...

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Premium Content State business diversification panel seeks input

 September 27, 2014; Updated: 12:02 am

The Connecticut Futures Commission, formed this year to study the conversion of defense-related industries to other uses and to identify strategies that support manufacturing ventures, will hold a fact-finding meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the...

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Premium Content N.Y. businesses agree to take Sun points

 September 27, 2014; Updated: 12:00 am

Scores of upstate New York businesses have agreed to redeem the player’s club points casino-goers would earn at the proposed Mohegan Sun at the Concord.

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Premium Content Mohegan Sun hosts Total Life Expo

 September 27, 2014; Updated: 12:21 am

Former University of Connecticut basketball coach Jim Calhoun will headline the second annual Total Life Expo Oct. 11 at Mohegan Sun.

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Premium Content The Day sponsors job fair on Tuesday

 September 27, 2014; Updated: 12:20 am

Electric Boat, Lawrence & Memorial Hospital, U.S. Postal Service, local casinos and two major car dealerships will be among the employers on hand from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday for a job fair at Groton Inn & Suites.

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Premium Content Region's women leaders confront the 'f' word

 September 26, 2014; Updated: 3:05 pm

Setting the right tone, being authentic and building a collaborative environment were some of the themes behind speeches at the “Women in Leadership” business breakfast Friday attended by 150 at the Mystic Marriott.

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Premium Content Mystic Pizza ordered to pay workers $105,000 in wages

 September 26, 2014; Updated: 2:51 pm

The famed Mystic Pizza restaurant has been ordered by the state to pay 110 workers a total of $105,000 for failing to pay minimum wage or overtime. The payment doesn't include more than $23,000 in civil penalties for violating wage laws.

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Premium Content New NRC inspector added at Millstone

 September 26, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm

new resident inspector at Millstone

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Premium Content Music, dance and art celebrate New London storefront project

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 7:12 am

Ten new storefronts in downtown New London, newly inhabited thanks to the CreateHereNow program, will be open from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday for a grand opening celebration that promises to resemble a cross-pollinized food stroll and art extravaganza.

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Premium Content North Stonington planner Hodge named to SeCTer post

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 1:39 pm

Juliet Hodge, North Stonington's town planner, has been named the new director of economic development for the SouthEastern Connecticut Enterprise Region.

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Premium Content Hospice forms 'ambassadors' group

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 6:42 pm

The Center for Hospice Care recently announced the creation of The CIRCLE, a membership group of community leaders and volunteers who will serve as hospice ambassadors in Southeastern Connecticut.

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Premium Content Community Health Center receives primary care grant

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 6:36 pm

The funding will be used to hire new primary care providers and expand clinical hours statewide to accommodate the influx of new patients.

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Premium Content OIC to host classes for unemployed

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

The WorkPlace is preparing to offer its Platform to Employment program across Connecticut and will hold its first New London class at 10 a.m. Thursday at the OIC of New London County office at 106 Truman St.

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Premium Content Oyster Club cited by national magazine

 September 25, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Travel + Leisure magazine has named Mystic’s Oyster Club one of the Best Oyster Bars in America.

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Premium Content Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Montville

 September 24, 2014; Updated: 8:46 am

Laurie Zrenda, co-owner of the Route 32 dispensary in Uncasville, said registered users of the drug are exempt from arrest as long as they follow guidelines on where and with whom they can use it. Regulations, for instance, prohibit its use in the...

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Premium Content Malloy says he's friend of aerospace industry

 September 24, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, appearing Tuesday at the state’s first Aerospace and Defense International Trade Summit, touted his support for an industry that he said had “long been ignored” in Connecticut before he came to office.

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Premium Content L+M joins six other nonprofit Connecticut hospitals to form 'Value Care Alliance'

 September 24, 2014; Updated: 12:47 am

Lawrence + Memorial Hospital has joined with six other independent, nonprofit hospitals and physicians in forming the Value Care Alliance to “provide efficient, coordinated, high-quality care for the communities they serve,” according to...

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Citizens Financial Group climbs in NYSE debut

 September 24, 2014; Updated: 12:08 pm

Shares of Citizens Financial Group Inc. are rising in its debut as a publicly traded company.

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Premium Content Piver scholarship available to Stonington High school senior

 September 24, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm

The Joshua Piver Scholarship Application is available. The deadline to complete the scholarship form is Oct. 10.

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