by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 1, 2014 4:16 pm | Comments (4)
A recent visit to DelMonico Hatter found the century-old hat shop empty of customers—and doing a brisk business.
by Paul Bass & Meagan Jordan | Jun 27, 2014 2:40 pm | Comments (26)
Following a last-ditch city attempt to land a high-end retailer, a retail space at the heart of efforts to upscale downtown will soon open as a 9,000-square-foot dollar store.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 26, 2014 3:23 pm | Comments (2)
When 11 Americans took their positions on a World Cup soccer pitch in Brazil Thursday, hundreds more cheered them on thousands of miles away in New Haven’s Pitkin Plaza.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 25, 2014 8:38 am | Comments (7)
(Updated 4:03 p.m.) A month after Salvation Army announced the closure of its George Street rehab facility, it has closed its thrift store nearby on Crown Street, without notice.
by Paul Bass | Jun 20, 2014 4:19 pm | Comments (17)
A downtown property owner has his eye on a controversial public space near the corner of Chapel and Orange, with hopes of putting a new building there.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 18, 2014 2:32 pm
The Bourse co-working space on Chapel Street has closed. And reopened in a scaled-down form two floors higher.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 16, 2014 3:44 pm | Comments (10)
Cyclists with a screw loose have a new way to get the help they need.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 12, 2014 12:15 pm | Comments (9)
America has paved 61,000 square miles to make the nation’s roads and highways, enough to cover the entire state of Georgia in asphalt.
by Diana Li | Jun 9, 2014 8:08 am | Comments (4)
As midnight approached and her fellow cop Becky Fowler grabbed coffee inside Dunkin Donuts, Elizabeth Chomka listened out on the Church Street sidewalk to a man named Gregory talk about love.
by Melissa Bailey | Jun 4, 2014 3:05 pm | Comments (11)
When the city converts George Street into a two-way road next week, deli owners Sean Saxton and Charles Ingram will be cheering.