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Stan Simpson is an award-winning multi-media journalist. He is also an education advocate and strategic communicator. He hosts The Stan Simpson Show every Saturday morning on FOX61.

Recent Articles
  • The Stan Simpson Show: Explaining the new tax code

    HARTFORD – Explaining the new tqx code with guest Edward Pratesi, the managing director of UHY Advisors N.E.

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Interesting Developments for Hartford

    HARTFORD — Interesting Developments for Hartford with Guest: Greg Bordonaro, Editor of the Hartford Business Journal to discuss CVS & Aetna, Stanley Black & Decker in New Britain Yard Goats Stadium, and UConn’s expansion into downtown Hartford.

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Hartford’s still-dreary financial picture

    HARTFORD — Guest Greg Bordonaro, Editor of the Hartford Business Journal, discusses business considerations when re-locating, like: Tech Labor Force Fiscal Health Cost of Living College Population Culture Fit State Tax Rank

  • The Stan Simpson Show — Situation in Puerto Rico

    Several weeks after a horrific hurricane, the situation on the ground in Puerto Rico remains dire. Residents are scrambling daily for food, water, supplies – and cash. Recently, a contingent from Hartford – lead by CT resident Elliot Matos – traveled to Puerto Rico on a relief mission. Hartford Courant reporter Vinny Vella and photographer Patrick Raycraft chronicled the journey. …They produced a five-part report entitled “Hartford to Homeland – Delivering Relief to Puerto Rico.”

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Tips on how to set & keep to a budget when shopping for the holidays

    Do you struggle with how to set and keep a budget for your holiday shopping? Certified Financial Educator Patrina Dixon shares some helpful tips.

  • The Stan Simpson Show: Novel Hartford Training Program for Hartford young adults

    The Capital City Youth Build AmeriCorps program is a novel training program for Hartford young adults, ages 18-14 – who are not in school. It’s run by the Community Renewal Team. Program Manager Cynthia Baisden joins Stan Simpson to explain more.

  • The Stan Simpson Show: CT politics – A much anticipated 2018

    With Gov. Dan Malloy not running for a third term, the race to replace him in 2018 is wide open. A plethora of candidates have expressed interest. The latest – and arguably most intriguing – is Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin. He is finishing his second year as mayor of the capital city and had previously vowed to stay at least a full term. In related news, popular Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman said she will not be running for the top […]

  • The Stan Simpson Show: A political shift in Connecticut; Looking ahead to 2018 Gubernatorial race

    HARTFORD —  CT’s Democratic’ party – once thought to be slumping, picked up some momentum after the recent local elections. Democrats now control the councils in Republican strongholds such as Farmington, Glastonbury and Southington. They also regained the majority in the predominantly Democratic city of New Britain. So, what does this mean for next year’s highly anticipated state gubernatorial and legislative elections? In CT, Republicans have evolved from a political after-thought in the legislature to near -equity with Democrats. J.R. Romano […]

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    The Stan Simpson Show: UConn women’s basketball team stacked roster

    The UConn women are loaded with 3 pre-season All Americans  and are ready for a run at a 12th National Championship this season. The women are coming off a shocking upset to Mississippi State in the Final Four and are expected to use that as motivation for this year. Hartford Courant sports writer Paul Doyle joins Stan Simpson to break down the women’s upcoming season.

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    The Stan Simpson Show: Revamped UConn Mens basketball team

    November has arrived and that means the college basketball season has arrived. The UConn men are revamped this year after coming off a tumultuous losing season; the exodus of key players and the dismissal of a long-time assistant coach. Hartford Courant sports writer Dom Amore joins Stan Simpson to break down the men’s upcoming season.