Massachusetts shoppers will get a weekend free of sales tax on most purchases. That’s after Governor Deval Patrick signed an economic development bill Wednesday.
Connecticut Republicans have given Greenwich businessman Tom Foley a second opportunity to run against Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.
The former U.S. ambassador to Ireland defeated state Senate Minority Leader John McKinney in Tuesday’s GOP primary in unofficial returns.
Connecticut’s primary election is quickly approaching on August 12th, and there’s still time to register to vote.
The unemployment rates in Massachusetts and Connecticut saw modest declines last month according to numbers released Thursday. Each state’s jobless figure is the lowest it’s […]
The study examined how much money states spent on prisoner health care during a four-year period.
The Rock Cats plan to move 15 miles up the road to Hartford, where the city will build them a $60 million stadium.
The number of dairy farms in Massachusetts dropped significantly between 2007 and 2012, according to US Census data out this month.
Two public meetings will be held in Connecticut to talk about new hours for the East Windsor Hill and North Franklin post offices. The United States Postal Service has been cutting operating hours at hundreds of post offices across the country.
Malloy had proposed a $55-per-person refund, but a projected state surplus is coming in lower than expected.
Senator Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire is calling for an investigation into the scam that’s hit health care practices throughout the region.
Both states’ snow removal costs went beyond their budgets, though more so in Massachusetts than Connecticut.
Lawmakers across New England are looking at the same issue, with lots of negotiating still to come.
Applicants for health insurance that have dealt with problem-plagued websites, like the Massachusetts Health Connector, can get an extra two weeks to finish their enrollment.
The bill will increase the minimum hourly wage to $9.15 in January, $9.60 in January 2016 and $10.10 in January 2017. State officials say 70,000 to 90,000 people now earn the minimum wage in Connecticut.
Today the Connecticut House and Senate are slated to vote for Governor Dannel Malloy’s proposal to hike the state minimum wage to $10.10 an hour […]