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Groton Welcomes Home Ivory Ella

Thursday, August 23, 2018

The clothing company got its start in Groton and recently launched a retail store in Mystic An accomplished team of entrepreneurs has brought its booming business...
Choose Your Lifestyle In Groton, CT

Monday, July 30, 2018

Ready to put down roots? Consider Groton, Connecticut as your forever home. Whether you are looking to buy a historic home, be within walking distance...
Feds OK all 72 CT 'opportunity zones'

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Connecticut has won federal approval of its 72 "opportunity zones'' (OZs) statewide, including seven in New Haven, making them eligible to lure tax-favored private investment...
Savor The Local Delicacies In Groton

Monday, July 09, 2018

When you visit Groton, be sure to bring a hearty appetite. Our community features an array of unique shops that will leave your taste buds...
Kickstart Your Business in Groton

Monday, June 25, 2018

Here in Groton, we are committed to helping your new business succeed. There are multiple opportunities for loans and grants, and our economic development team...
Preparing for Success in Economic Development

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

I recently attended the Governor’s Economic Development Forum where a nationally-renowned site selection consultant discussed the top factors that company executives evaluate when choosing a...
Bids Bring Offshore Wind One Step Closer in Conn.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) recently closed the bidding period of a request for proposals (RFP) for renewable-energy resources, including offshore...
Mystic Chamber launches Go Local gift card

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Al Valente envisions the new Go Local gift card as the Goldilocks of gift-giving. "If you give someone a specific gift, it's hit or miss," he...
General Dynamics Delivers Submarine South Dakota

Thursday, September 27, 2018

General Dynamics Electric Boat Monday delivered the nuclear-powered attack submarine South Dakota (SSN 790) to the U.S. Navy. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General...
Take the ‘Mystic Pizza’ tour

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

The village of Mystic, founded in 1654, built and sent whaling ships around the world in the 1800s. But since Oct. 21, 1988, it also...
The 9 Best Sightseeing Tours in Connecticut!

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Spend some time learning more about the historic Nutmeg State. With options history buffs wouldn’t bat an eye at and multiple excursions for nature-lovers, long-time...
Bill would help create living shorelines

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and others in the Senate have introduced the Living Shorelines Act, legislation that would create a new grant program under...
Attracting Business Investments to Connecticut

Friday, August 10, 2018

In this episode of CERCONOMY, CERC team members Jason Giulietti and Erron Smith talk about the ways Connecticut is working to attract international and domestic...
The Definition of Local Economic Development

Sunday, August 05, 2018

In this episode, Courtney Hendricson, CERC’s VP of Municipal Services, shares the CERC definition of local economic development – retention, expansion, attraction, and creation. Learn ways...
SCSU helps build biotech workforce pipeline

Friday, July 13, 2018

New Haven Biz talks with Christine Broadbridge, dean of graduate studies, research, and innovation at Southern Connecticut State University and head of the university's Office...