2019 store closings list: These retailers are shuttering locations

2019 has been a record year for store closures in retail. In the U.S., retailers this year have announced plans to shut more than 9,300 locations. That’s up more than 50% from the total announced closures in 2018, which amounted to 5,844, Coresight said. Previously, the record was for the 8,069 store closures announced in … Continue reading 2019 store closings list: These retailers are shuttering locations

The 10 Most Festive Christmas Towns In Connecticut

When it comes to celebrating the holidays, these Christmas towns in Connecticut go all in. From lighted town greens, to festive parades and train rides, these towns are the best places to enjoy the true spirit of the holidays. Stroll through these winter wonderlands for great shopping, smiling faces, and a whole lot of fun. … Continue reading The 10 Most Festive Christmas Towns In Connecticut

"Lez" Zeppelin to Perform New Year's Eve Concert in Connecticut

It's that time of year again! Lez Zeppelin brings their first ever New Year's Eve show to The Warehouse at Fairfield Theatre to ring in 2020. The women rockers who took on the music of Led Zeppelin are driving club audiences to a frenzy and, offstage, whipping up speculation over their sexual tastes with the … Continue reading "Lez" Zeppelin to Perform New Year's Eve Concert in Connecticut

Ho Ho Ho: The Joy of Gifting with the Seaport Association

With just two weeks to go until Christmas Day, the Seaport Association in Norwalk Connecticut has made sure there is no “Claus” for alarm come December 25 by offering a collection of extraordinary gifts. The Seaport Association has just opened an online store making shopping for friends and family super easy. All gift certificates are … Continue reading Ho Ho Ho: The Joy of Gifting with the Seaport Association

Elderly Care Earns Employee $5k Award

After receiving rave reviews for her compassionate and competent elderly care, Mary Donkor of Brooklyn, N.Y. was presented with the Assisted Living Services, Inc. Platinum Caregiver Award for September. The homecare agency surprised the live-in caregiver with the prestigious honor at the home of client Matilda Ellwanger in Madison, CT on Oct. 31, 2019. In addition to a check for … Continue reading Elderly Care Earns Employee $5k Award

Nutmeg Financial Brings Affordable Car Program to City of Bridgeport

November 25, 2019 –The City of Bridgeport and the Small and Minority Business Enterprise is partnering with Nutmeg State Financial Credit Union to help low income families afford the cars they need to get back and forth to work. Mayor Joe Ganim made the announcement about the Working Wheels program at a press conference on November 19, 2019 at the Margaret … Continue reading Nutmeg Financial Brings Affordable Car Program to City of Bridgeport