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Department of Labor Helping Businesses

Event At Housatonic Community College  Area business people, state labor and education representatives, and local legislators will provide information about a variety of programs, services and incentives to benefit employers and their employees at the Helping Your...

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Cyber Security Workshop

Knowing how to adequately protect your business from cyber threats can be daunting if you do not know the “enemy”. You may think that protecting your business involves expensive tools and systems; however, there are a handful of steps that you can inexpensively...

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PSEG announces apprenticeship initiative in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT — Jack Banta listened for several minutes Wednesday as executives with PSEG, the company building a gas-fired power plant on the harbor, announced a new on-site construction union apprenticeship initiative. “All of that’s me,” Banta, a city councilman, said...

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Bridgeport opens Puerto Rico Relief Center

BRIDGEPORT — Juan Irizarry planned to move to the U.S. mainland after collecting a degree in chemical engineering. Eventually. Hurricane Maria sped up the process. Once he knew his parents in the coastal town of Arecibo could get by without him, Irizarry, 22, made his...

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Encore! Fairfield County Registration Is Now Open

Encore Fairfield County 2017 Encore is a 16-week, workforce transition program for corporate professionals seeking to enter managerial and professional careers in the nonprofit sector. Encore is taking enrollments this month and the program starts November 1, 2017. It...

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