NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The first organizational meeting of a new nonprofit dedicated to improving Connecticut schools has been planned.
The Partnership for Connecticut's board of directors...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Documents held by elected officials related to a new education-related nonprofit are not exempt from Connecticut's open records laws, the state attorney general ruled...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — So excited about a pledge of $100 million for public education from Barbara and Ray Dalio, founder of the world's largest hedge fund, Connecticut state officials agreed to...
Editorials from around New England:
Helping schools is good, but not at the cost of transparency
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — One of the world's wealthiest couples announced Friday they are donating $100 million to support public education and new businesses in some of Connecticut's most...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — In his relatively brief professional life, Ryan Drajewicz has worked directly with two giants in their fields.
In politics, he worked for eight years with U.S. Sen. Chris Dodd. In business, he worked for Greenwich billionaire Ray Dalio, the founder of the world's largest hedge fund.
Now, at 39, Drajewicz is facing the biggest job of his life as the incoming chief of staff to Gov.-elect Ned Lamont.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Barbara Dalio bought a better easel when her youngest son left the nest and planned to devote herself to her painting, but then she discovered a new passion: education.
"I never used the easel," said Dalio, who is married to the state's wealthiest man, billionaire hedge fund founder Ray Dalio, and has spent the past decade leading the Dalio Foundation's efforts to strengthen public education by investing millions in it.
- The AdvocateDalio’s secret pet projectNovember 3, 2019
- The DayOpen the books, meetings of Partnership for ConnecticutOctober 13, 2019