Businesses fret impact of Sikorsky cuts

Some businesses owners are worried that potential job cuts at Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford could impact their bottom line. Sikorsky says it will soon eliminate

STRATFORD - Some businesses owners are worried that potential job cuts at Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford could impact their bottom line.

Sikorsky says it will soon eliminate 600 jobs, most of them in Connecticut.

The manager of Stella's in Stratford says they are upset with the news and believe it will cause a domino effect for all businesses in the area.

A final decision on the cuts is expected soon.

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