Vaccine Phase 1B Rollout Update

January 21, 2021

The State of Connecticut is expecting about 45,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses on a weekly basis from the federal government. We now know that the State will be taking a tiered approach in Phase 1B as we work to vaccinate the nearly 1.4 million people in the recently updated Phase 1B category.

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Access Health Deadline Jan. 15, 2021

January 12, 2021

Having health insurance, especially during a global pandemic, is essential.

Access Health's extended open enrollment period offering quality, affordable plans for 2021 ends this week. The deadline is Friday January 15th at midnight! If you choose a plan during the extension, coverage will begin on February 1, 2021. 

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Happy New Year!

December 31, 2020

I hope you and your family are ready to ring in the New Year! This year has been challenging for many of us and I hope we can look towards 2021 with a renewed sense of optimism.

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Happy Kwanzaa!

December 26, 2020

Today, I would like to send my warmest wishes to my brothers and sisters celebrating the first day of Kwanzaa honoring our African heritage and culture.

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Happy Holidays!

December 24, 2020

I want to wish everyone a very happy holiday! I hope all of you get the opportunity to relax and enjoy your favorite holiday traditions and festivities. This year has been a difficult one for so many of our neighbors, so let's also remember to keep those in our community who are struggling in our thoughts.

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Restaurant Recovery Grant

December 22, 2020

A new federally-funded grant program – a helping hand to bars and restaurants and other local businesses – will start cutting checks right around New Year's Eve.

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Eat & Shop Local

December 17, 2020

The holidays are here, but this year will look different in the face of COVID-19. As we continue to take critical precautions to slow the spread and keep ourselves safe, many restaurant owners and employees are fighting their own battles just to keep their doors open and take care of their families this year.

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