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Mr. New Haven, Tony Rescigno

At the end of 2017, Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce President, Tony Rescigno, will call it quits. The 72-year old Rescigno has served the city in which he was raised for 17 years. He feels good about where he’s leaving the city and hopes to have a hand in hiring the chamber’s next chief. He wants Read more…

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Building A Better Connecticut ~ Lyman Orchards In Middlefield

Network Connecticut is all about helping foster business and innovators, entrepreneurs, non-profits and everyday folks in our great southern New England state. SUBWAY jumped right on board with our mantra and wanted us to feature Lyman Orchards in Middlefield. SUBWAY has called Connecticut home in Milford for the last 50-years and is a global company. Read more…

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The Made In Connecticut Expo 2015

Well I am swooning over this….The Made In Connecticut Expo…awesome just awesome, getting all these small businesses in one place who have been slinging it out trying to build their livelihoods. This is tough work ladies and gentlemen and not for the faint of heart, just try it and see. Get out of your car Read more…

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HUBCAP: Growing Wallingford’s “Main Street”

Business, community and education put them all together in towns across the state in an empty storefront and you have an incubator called “HUBCAP” that can crank out new and successful businesses. This is a way to revitalize main streets in Connecticut and get high school students thinking about their future in this state. That’s Read more…

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Olive Oil, Ninety Years In The Making

Connecticut is arguably one-third, Italian. There are so many amazing Italian restaurants in this state of about three million people, and because of that, the olive oil is flowing here in dish after dish. The Chiappetta family of Norwalk, Connecticut is adding to that by importing it from their family farm in San Vincenzo La Read more…

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A New Beginning With Lavender and Soap

Dyan Salemi, of Madison, Connecticut is smack dab in the middle of reinvention like so many these days. Stuck in a tough economic spot, she met some folks, got an idea and got a small business going with little know-how, but had a can-do spirit. Salemi provides beautiful lavender and soap gifts for weddings, showers, Read more…

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Polish Happy Hour in Connecticut

If you see these two coming, stop what you’re doing and talk to them, these young gals plan to set the world on fire, and their missions are well underway. Magdalena Slysz of Farmington and Sara O’Leary of Bristol are best friends, joined at the hip, the ole “wherever she goes, I go” kind of Read more…

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TIP=UCONN’S Technology Incubation Program

Have you been to the University of Connecticut’s Avery Point campus lately? It is gorgeous, the site of an old U.S. Coast Guard station, it has a mansion and boats bobbing up and down on the water and a brand new Marine Sciences building. When you go to the web site you’ll hear waves, wow! Read more…

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Connecticut’s Beautiful Shoreline Invites You To The Party!

If I hear one more time “what is there to do in Connecticut?” I’m going to scream. This is a destination folks. This is not a drive-thru state to Boston or NYC, park your car here, get out and see what the state as to offer, in this blog post it’s about the gorgeous Connecticut Read more…

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