Stay up-to-date with news in the town of Orange! This page will be updated frequently, so check back often.

Newsletters - General

Read our newsletters regarding what's new with the Orange Economic Development Corporation as well as businesses new to Orange


OEDC Newsletter - May 2024 

Friday, May 10, 2024
Information about the Artisan Fest & Vendor Fair scheduled on 6/20, a business update, and more OEDC events

Registration Open Artisan Fest & Vendor Fair / PPP Forgiveness Deadline / New Business Activity 

Friday, February 23, 2024
Information on how to register for the Artisan Fest & Vendor Fair, important information from the SBA as the deadline approaches for PPP borrowers to either repay the loan or apply for forgiveness, OrangeLife Magazine, and business activity.

Artisan Fest & Vendor Fair / New Business Activity 

Friday, January 19, 2024
Artisan Fest Save the Date and Sponsors Needed
New businesses come to town

Newsletters - COVID-19 & Links

Latest information regarding the COVID19 pandemic. Information from the CDC, State of Connecticut, Town of Orange, etc.


COVID Restrictions Update / Restaurant Revitalization 

Monday, May 3, 2021
Information regarding an update on COVID restrictions, the Restaurant Revitalization Fund and how to apply, as well as information on a few OEDC events. Restaurants are encourage to apply for this program (Restaurant Revitalization Fund), funds do not need to be repaid.

Two New State Programs: PPP #2 & STEP 

Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Round 2 of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and a new program, State Trade Expansion Program (STEP)

News from the State & the OEDC 

Wednesday, November 25, 2020
In this newsletter you will read about the State of CT increases the amount businesses can be fined for not adhering to COVID19 Guidelines. In addition, news about OEDC programs and events.