Recent numbers have shown that the University of Connecticut has been providing a huge boost to the local state economy. President of the University, Thomas Katsouleas pointed out that it had provided $5.3billion to the local economy. He said: “UConn is part of a constellation of public higher education institutions in Connecticut, and they all […]
President Donald Trump is to visit Wildwood, NJ at the end of the month. His campaign rally will take place at the Wildwoods Convention Center. Irrespective of one’s political leanings, this is proving good for local businessmen. According to Days Inn & Suites manager, Chris Falcone, within 24 hours after the event’s announcement, all 50 […]
Two days ago as we saw in the new year (and new decade), for people in Connecticut there were some new laws as well. Indeed, 24 new laws have now been put in place and impact industries from technology to taxes, health policies and licenses. In this article we take a brief look at some of […]
In this video we get to see some of the most spectacular window displays for Christmas in New York City. This includes: Macy’s, Bloomingdales, Gucci, Cartier, Rockefeller Center and more.
Jenna Flannagan addresses the Hudson Valley Future Summit on the importance of local news and local media.
It’s a case of the good news and the not-so-good news. On the one hand spending tons of money on anything political seems crazy but on the other hand, can one really put a price on education? More money was spent on the most recent Jersey City Board of Education elections last month than has […]
The New Jersey Center for Water Science and Technology has just opened. In an effort to improve the quality of water in New Jersey as well as maintaining the condition of aquatic terrains, the center will serve as a crucial system for the residents of New Jersey. It will also facilitate the management of the […]
The Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame began honoring individuals following their completion of honorable military service in 2005. It was set up in order to “recognize Veterans for their countless contributions to society after their service.” Next week will see the inauguration of 10 new veterans into the Hall of Fame. They are known as […]
Local community festivals have the potential to have many positive impacts on the region. This includes: A boost to the economy Bolstering relationships between individuals and local organizations Cultivating pride in the community At the end of last month Downtown Milford put on some great activities for Halloween for kids. The Halloweekend Fall Festival. Parents […]
Motivational speaker Steve Adubato speaks with Greg Lalevee, Business Manager, International Union of Operating Engineers Local 825, about a whole slew of infrastructure issues including the gateway tunnel, the future of the work his company is doing and how technology is impacting it.