Carney’s ‘Steady Hand Will Serve us Well’

...by his colleagues and is laser-focused on issues that effect all us here in Old Saybrook. As a former member of the Connecticut General Assembly from Plainville, New Britain, and Southington prior to retiring here in Indian Town Beach, I am so proud and thankful for Devin’s contributions to our...

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An Upbeat Industry Summit in a Downbeat Climate

...said that positions high in demand include welders, machinists, engineers and fabricators.  “The need to recruit is just as strong as ever, frankly,” said Graham Robinson, president of New Britain-based Stanley Black & Decker.  In July, the company laid off 1,000 employees, but Robinson said that his company now needs...

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Last Minute Addition of $189 Million Norwalk Project Roils Routine Approval of School Construction Funds

...contains construction or renovation projects approved through the regular process for the school districts of Brookfield, Darien, Mansfield, New Britain, New Fairfield, Fairfield, Hamden, Manchester, Norwalk, New London and Winchester. After further discussion, House members voted 99 to 38 in favor of approving the bill, with 14 members not voting....

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Cameron: China Leads the World

...American consumers. Crucially, part of that investment is focusing overseas, creating a new Silk Road to markets in Europe and Africa. Beijing has promised $8 trillion in loans to developing countries to build deep water ports and rail terminals to service China’s 1000+ container ships delivering its products overseas.  Compare...

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Middle Haddam Picnic Honors WWII Vets

Charles Alex, age 99, of New Britain, who was the oldest veteran at the picnic, served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. At the end of 1940, he joined the Army as an infantryman in the 43rd division, serving in the Pacific in New Guinea...

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