by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 16, 2018 2:01 pm | Comments (4)
The move to legalize marijuana in Connecticut has a New Haven entrepreneur eyeing his next move: Marketing a homegrown marijuana-infused barbecue sauce. And becoming “the Heinz ketchup of the cannabis industry.”
Continue reading ‘Next Up: Ricky D’s Weed BBQ Sauce’
by Allan Appel | Feb 15, 2018 8:08 am | Comments (8)
DISTRICT, the new nine-acre tech incubator/entertainment campus rising on James Street between Lombard and State, is three-fifths leased and on schedule to have a grand opening this summer.
Continue reading ‘DISTRICT Partially Open, 60% Leased’
by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 13, 2018 3:17 pm | Comments (9)
An assisted living facility would be OK, but not a boarding house. An apartment building could rise four stories and have a first-floor pharmacy — but no convenience store. Boutique hotel? Fine. Motel? Not fine.
And never shall there be a drive-through fast food restaurant in the heart of the Village.
Continue reading ‘“New Urbanist” Westville Zone Proposed’
by Allan Appel | Feb 9, 2018 4:08 pm | Comments (25)
A city developer plans to create a mini-neighborhood of middle-income apartments and local stores done in the architectural style of the historical oystering village along the East Grand Avenue side of the Quinnipiac River — an idea a previous builder tried and failed to carry out.
Continue reading ‘New Builder Revives Riverfront Dream’
by Christopher Peak | Feb 8, 2018 4:23 pm | Comments (12)
A developer planning to resurrect the popular Delaney’s Restaurant & Tap Room in Westville Village told neighbors Wednesday night that he has taken pains to preserve what made the spot beloved, down to the same number of tables, operating hours and staff.
But, much to neighbors’ disappointment, the century-old building’s look won’t be making a comeback.
Continue reading ‘Neighbors Back Delaney’s Plan, Despite Design’
by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 2, 2018 7:36 am | Comments (15)
Adil Chokairy is hoping that if you’re famished before or after a busy day of shopping in the Broadway District, you’ll fuel up with a crêpe.
Continue reading ‘A Taste Of Paris Comes To Broadway’
by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 1, 2018 12:24 pm | Comments (7)
The tacos looked in order at the truck as Charlene Taylor pulled into the parking lot at the intersection of Forbes Avenue and Stiles Street. But something was missing.
Continue reading ‘There’s A New Sheriff In Food Cart Town’
by Paul Bass | Jan 31, 2018 12:20 pm | Comments (7)
Wub misses Cedar Street. Cedar Street misses Wub’s grub.
Thanks to a paperwork snag in the city’s new mobile-food system, the two remain apart, at least for now.
Continue reading ‘Vendor Seeks Return To Med Mecca’
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 29, 2018 4:40 pm | Comments (16)
Monday felt like Groundhog Day for Matthew Nemerson, as he watched a parade of government and business leaders assembled in New Haven pitch how to move Connecticut’s economy forward.
So he decided to change the script.
Continue reading ‘City Challenges State To Change Mindset’
by Staff | Jan 29, 2018 2:39 pm | Comments (3)
This time, the man the Greater New Haven Chamber of Commerce chose as its next president said yes.
Continue reading ‘Chamber Finds A President’