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Connecticut building permits: November 2018

Connecticut issued 354 building permits for privately owned housing during November, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Yale University ranks 13th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Yale University finished in a tie for 13th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

U.S. Term Limits Praises Josh Parrow for Signing Pledge

Connecticut state house candidate Josh Parrow (district 130) has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits convention pledge. The special election will take place May 7.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Fairfield County residents is highest in Connecticut

Fairfield County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Connecticut, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

University of Connecticut and Central Connecticut State University top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF EASTERN CONNECTICUT: Prominent Trial Lawyer Theodore Heiser Joins Suisman Shapiro

Attorney Theodore (Ted) Heiser has joined Suisman Shapiro Attorneys-at-Law as a Director in the firm’s civil litigation department, practicing in the areas of personal injury and employment law.

CIGNA: Cigna Corporation to Host Investor Day on May 31, 2019

Global health service company Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) will be hosting its Investor Day on Friday, May 31, 2019 in New York, NY.

Analysis: University of Connecticut medical school ranks 31st best for primary care in the nation

University of Connecticut finished in a tie for 31st in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Tolland County exports down 21.9% since 2013

Tolland County exports decreased 21.9 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Canada is the top destination for Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT metro area exports in 2017

Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT exported $1.59 billion to Canada in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 4.2 percent from $1.52 billion in 2016.

Analysis: Connecticut posts 7th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 589 properties in Connecticut started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the seventh highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Germany is the top destination for Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT metro area exports in 2017

Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT exported $1.8 billion to Germany in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 22 percent from $1.47 billion in 2016.

Hartford County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Hartford County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Fairfield County exports down 25.1% since 2013

Fairfield County exports decreased 25.1 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Which U.S. metro areas exported the most to Germany in 2017?

Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI metro ranks first in trade with Germany with exports of $2.14 billion in 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

Middlesex County exported $1.56 billion worth of goods in 2017

Middlesex County exported $1.56 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), a decrease of 27.4 percent from $2.15 billion in 2016.

Tolland County exported $0.11 billion worth of goods in 2017

Tolland County exported $0.11 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), an increase of 10 percent from $0.1 billion in 2016.

Fairfield County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

Fairfield County exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

Hartford County ranks 25th among counties in highest exporting metros

Hartford County ranks 25th in trade with $9.05 billion in exports in 2017.

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