Governor New Lamont wants minority businesses in Connecticut to take advantage of money set aside for them in the new COVID-19 rescue package. The U.S. House of Representatives takes up the $484 billion package Thursday.
U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut told small businesses in Fairfield County that Congress will appropriate more money for the Paycheck Protection Program that ran out of money on Thursday.
Thousands of springtime weddings have suddenly been put on pause. The coronavirus pandemic means large gatherings are prohibited, and travel is restricted. Wedding vendors now have to deal with significant changes to the wedding season this year.