by Melissa Bailey | Jul 10, 2014 3:39 pm | Comments (10)
Instead of smoking a cigarette, Art Boivin, Jr. bellied up to a downtown “flavor bar” and took a drag of Neon Cloud on his Kanger eVod VV.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 8, 2014 9:06 am | Comments (37)
An empty lot at a central downtown intersection may soon come to life—not as a new store, or offices or apartments, but as a spot for nearby high-rise tenants’ canines to answer the call of nature.
by Staff | Jul 2, 2014 4:33 pm | Comments (1)
Alchemy Club faces a one-day suspension of its liquor license following a state investigation into underaged drinking.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 2, 2014 11:22 am | Comments (2)
Golden? Firm? Sizzling? Check, check, and check.
Gassir Badawi grabbed a serrated knife and carved off hunks of spit-roasted chicken shawarma, pointing out how juicy it was as it fell into a waiting bowl.
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.