Lockheed will keep Sikorsky's HQ and primary manufacturing in the state, retain and expand its full-time staff, increase capital spending and give top priority to its Connecticut-based suppliers – including a local supplier in Seymour.
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.