The manufacturing industry is always looking for skilled, educated workers for the increasingly high-tech jobs in advanced manufacturing. I am so impressed with the programs offered at Platt Tech for our next generation of manufacturers.
United States Senator Chris Murphy and Theresa hosted a roundtable discussion on the rise of heroin and opioid abuse in the Valley. The frank conversation with law enforcement, health care professionals, local officials and other on-the-ground experts was held Friday at the Valley Substance Abuse Action Council (VSAAC) in Ansonia.
Student loan debt has been a major concern for current and future graduates of Connecticut. To help students and alumni, the Connecticut Higher Education Supplemental Loan Authority (CHESLA) recently started offering borrowers the chance to refinance their school debt with a new program entitled Refi CT.