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AVANGRID, INC: Avangrid and iberdrola honor northline utilities of au sable forks for service quality and reliability

An Au Sable Forks, N.Y. utility services company was among 12 businesses from eight countries recognized by AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR) and the Iberdrola Group at its 2018 Global Supplier of the Year Awards.

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF EASTERN CONNECTICUT: Edward and Mary Lord Foundation supports The Arc New London County’s Employment Initiative

The Edward and Mary Lord Foundation, a longtime supporter of providing employment training to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) in southeastern Connecticut, has awarded The Arc New London County’s lawn and landscaping micro-enterprise $1,267.

CIGNA: Cigna Study Shows Improved Health, Well-Being and Affordability for Individuals with Integrated Medical, Behavioral and Pharmacy Benefits

A study by global health service company Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) shows that individuals whose medical, behavioral and pharmacy health benefits are connected and administered by Cigna are more engaged in their health and well-being than those whose benefits are not fully integrated across medical, behavioral and pharmacy.

EVERSOURCE ENERGY: Eversource and Weslayan University Announce New Energy Efficiency Partnership

Representatives from Wesleyan University and Eversource have announced a new energy-efficiency partnership that will reduce energy costs and enhance the university’s overall sustainability efforts.

Lowe’s announces store closures affecting Connecticut

Lowe’s will close one of their Connecticut locations this winter, according to a recent company announcement.

CIGNA: New Cigna Pregnancy App Enables Improved Health and Lower Costs For Pregnant Women

Global health service company Cigna launched the new Cigna Healthy Pregnancy app to better connect individual customers to Cigna’s suite of health benefits including the Cigna Healthy Pregnancies, Healthy Babies maternity health engagement program.

CIGNA: Cigna Furthers Commitment to Promote Mental Well-Being By Collaborating with Happify Health and Prevail Health to Offer New Digital Tools

Global health service company Cigna is expanding its suite of behavioral health offerings in collaboration with mental health and well-being technology companies Happify Health and Prevail Health.

TEREX CORPORATION: Terex Announces Third Quarter 2018 Results

Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) today announced third quarter 2018 income from continuing operations of $38.4 million, or $0.51 per share, on net sales of $1.2 billion.

W,R, BERKLEY CORPORATION: W. R. Berkley Corporation Declares Special Dividend and Regular Quarterly Dividend

W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE: WRB) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a special cash dividend on its common stock of 50 cents per share to be paid on December 12, 2018 to stockholders of record at the close of business on November 28, 2018.

Sears closing Meriden store

Sears Holding Company will close a store in Connecticut just after the new year.

AVANGRID, INC: Avangrid, inc. appoints peter church chief human resources officer

AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR), a leading sustainable energy company, today announced the appointment of Peter Church as Chief Human Resources Officer.

THE HARTFORD: The Hartford Broadens Its Commitment To Supporting People With Disabilities With New Ability Equipped Program

The Hartford, a leading provider of disability insurance with a long history of supporting people with disabilities, announced its new Ability Equipped program to significantly improve access to adaptive sports and provide adaptive sports equipment for youth and adults with disabilities across the country.

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF EASTERN CONNECTICUT: Small Business Owners, Econ Dev Professionals, Investors: Register for Opportunity Zones Workshop

Are you a small business owner? Economic development professional? Real estate developer? Or a potential investor? Register for our Opportunity Zones Workshop!

EVERSOURCE ENERGY: Eversource Upgrades Electric System in Central Connecticut

As part of an on-going effort to strengthen the electric system and continue providing safe and reliable power to its customers, Eversource is upgrading the system in the greater Hartford region.

GREATER MYSTIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The Connecticut Office of the Arts (COA) is pleased to release the guidelines for the FY19 Connecticut Arts Endowment program!

An applicant must be a Connecticut arts organization that has raised more than $15,000 in private-sector contributions, from non-governmental sources, for two (2) consecutive fiscal years.

GREATER MYSTIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Eastern Connecticut Association of REALTORS® Housing and Community Outreach Committee Holds Annual Community Benefit Raffle and Auction December 6th

The Eastern Connecticut Association of REALTORS® Housing and Community Outreach Committee will be holding their annual Community Benefit Raffle and Auction on December 6th in North Stonington at Lake of Isles to raise money for local charities throughout Eastern Connecticut.

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