Business/Labor/ Economic Development
by Aliyya Swaby | Jan 29, 2015 3:54 pm | Comments (5)
The former Bigelow Boiler factory is one step closer to being redeveloped, thanks to a recent $300,000 state grant.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 22, 2015 1:30 pm
You want to grab your broomstick for an impromptu game of Muggle quidditch this weekend, but don’t know anyone in New Haven who likes the sport as much as you. And you don’t feel like inviting people from 2,000 miles away.
by Paul Bass | Jan 21, 2015 5:38 pm | Comments (12)
The new six-story building Yale plans to erect on a parking lot will contain 51,777 square feet of floor space, rise 73 feet at its highest point, and present a brick-and-glass facade to Elm Street, according to a filing with the zoning board.
by Paul Bass | Jan 13, 2015 4:22 pm | Comments (15)
Yale will hold off on removing the Anchor sign above the now-closed storied College Street watering hole while it considers a range of suggestions about what to do next with the property.
by Paul Bass | Jan 8, 2015 5:07 pm | Comments (4)
The latest evidence of downtown’s hot real estate market: The 129 Church St. office building across from the Green has sold for $6.9 million—15 times what it fetched two decades ago.
A growing local real-estate company, MOD Equities, purchased the 89,625-square-foot, eight-story brick building from JMJ Services Inc., a company associated with James Salatto.
by Paul Bass | Jan 6, 2015 3:38 pm | Comments (7)
New Haven’s “musician’s living room” is looking for a new owner.
by Allan Appel | Jan 5, 2015 11:55 am | Comments (1)
Mozzarella, basil pesto, balsamic vinaigrette, tomatoes, on a ciabatta: That’s the Tempesto, one of the most popular items on the menu at The Book Trader Cafe. With a little help from the blueberry muffin, the sandwich will put owner Dave Duda’s two kids through college.
by Paul Bass | Dec 23, 2014 12:41 pm | Comments (1)
An iconic piece of downtown—the First Niagara tower across from the Green at the corner of Elm and Church Streets—is for sale.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 23, 2014 12:02 pm | Comments (7)
The Mayor’s 2014 Holiday Season Shop Local Tour made its last stop on upper Chapel Street, at a boutique that has been a New Haven haunt for eclectic jewelry and women’s clothes for more than 30 years.
by Aliyya Swaby | Dec 18, 2014 4:53 pm | Comments (10)
A loophole in zoning regulations is enabling a third liquor store to open on a single block across from the Green — unless neighbors succeed in shutting it down.