by Paul Bass | Jan 20, 2017 3:00 pm | Comments (23)
The self-perpetuating quintet that has owned the New Haven Green for centuries is coming out of the shadows — at least on the internet — and promising to light up the center of town on dark winter nights.
Continue reading ‘Green Proprietors Enter 21st Century’
by Paul Bass | Jan 19, 2017 5:10 pm | Comments (18)
Downtown and Wooster Square’s new top cop told neighbors he aims to keep aggressive panhandlers out of people’s faces.
Continue reading ‘New Top Cop Promises Quality-Of-Life Focus’
by Staff | Jan 1, 2017 2:20 pm
A 43-year-old New Haven man confessed to committing a string of downtown smash-and-grab burglaries after an extra-duty cop caught him in the act.
Continue reading ‘Serial Smash-&-Grabber Nabbed, Fesses Up’
by Lucy Gellman | Dec 23, 2016 1:25 pm | Comments (7)
Two communal Chapel Street businesses are preparing to pack up, reassess, and move on by the end of the month. But a new round is in the cards for downtown’s game-playing scene.
Continue reading ‘Goodbye, Happiness [Lab]’
by Paul Bass | Dec 21, 2016 9:06 am
Sgt. Jacqueline Hoyte said good-bye to Wooster Square and downtown neighbors — and promised to return to visit.
Continue reading ‘Changing Of The Police Guard In Downtown/Wooster Square’
by Lucy Gellman | Dec 20, 2016 1:15 pm | Comments (1)
Thanks to a new business venture by the founders and co-owners of Elm City Social, a new spot for “electric Italian” dining has come to the corner of Crown and Temple Streets.
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by Allan Appel | Dec 2, 2016 8:12 am | Comments (5)
A small and relatively new human, 1-year-old Amber Little, stretched out a little handful of straw towards a sight she had never seen before: Pollyanna, an 8-year old teenage dromedary, an animal of the season.
Continue reading ‘Tree Lit, Santa Landed, Dromedary Fed At Tree Lighting’
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 28, 2016 8:51 am | Comments (27)
New Haven’s rewriting its zoning rules to make it easier to build apartment buildings mixed with stores in the center of town.
Continue reading ‘Zoning Changes Embrace New Urbanism’
by Michelle Liu | Nov 16, 2016 9:24 am | Comments (26)
One of New Haven’s last downtown holes is about to be filled by yet another 269 market-rate apartments, a project that drew kudos and some traffic and parking questions when the developer unveiled it Monday night.
Continue reading ‘$160M Mixed-Use Project Unveiled’
by Michelle Liu | Nov 11, 2016 11:52 am | Comments (1)
The owners of a successful pair of organic-themed downtown coffee shops are venturing into a new frontier — home-delivered healthful snacks like “Organic Applie Pie.”
Continue reading ‘B-Natural Makes Next Move Online’