by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 1, 2018 4:10 pm | Comments (13)
Should the city choose artists as a special class of lower-income renters in need of affordable housing?
Leslie Radcliffe posed that question as the city and an out-of-town developer prepare to transform a former clock factory into 130 apartments for artists.
Continue reading ‘Tax-Break Q: What Makes Artists Special?’
by Aneurin Canham-Clyne | Feb 28, 2018 12:58 pm | Comments (2)
“Nonprofits don’t often work well together,” Justin Elicker said at the grand opening of a new working space Tuesday night to be shared by the New Haven Land Trust and New Haven Farms.
Well, at 817 Grand Ave. they now do.
Continue reading ‘Land Trust, NH Farms, CitySeed Become Roomies’
by Staff | Feb 27, 2018 2:28 pm | Comments (13)
Pretty soon, they may be lining up for hours outside Sally’s Pizza in, say, Austin or L.A., not just on Wooster Street.
Continue reading ‘New Sally’s Owner Plans National Expansion’
by Paul Bass | Feb 19, 2018 12:07 pm | Comments (47)
A developer is seeking a 15-year tax break and $400,000 in city environmental clean-up help to transform a long-vacant clock factory complex on Hamilton Street into 130 low- and moderate-income apartments for artists.
Continue reading ‘Artists Eyed For $40M “Clock Shop Lofts”’
by Aneurin Canham-Clyne | Feb 7, 2018 5:20 pm | Comments (3)
Patches won’t fix LEAP’s roof. But a new $75,000 grant will.
Continue reading ‘LEAP Finds Money To Fix The Roof’
by Christopher Peak | Jan 25, 2018 3:34 pm | Comments (5)
Enough already, a judge told a property development company that has filed multiple rounds of litigation to block potential competitors from building apartments at the downtown edge of Wooster Square.
Continue reading ‘Judge Dismisses PMC’s Third Lawsuit’
by Aneurin Canham-Clyne | Jan 9, 2018 2:26 pm | Comments (16)
The new developer of a Wooster Square property said he plans to move forward on schedule to build 299 new apartments and 6,000 square feet of stores as planned on land at the gateway to Downtown.
Continue reading ‘New Owner Stays Course On Wooster Sq. Project’
by Markeshia Ricks & Paul Bass | Jan 4, 2018 4:09 pm | Comments (8)
One thing that is true no matter the weather: You’ve got to walk the dog.
That was true for Chris Han and Addie Gorlin during Thursday’s blizzard.
Continue reading ‘When Callie Met Pablo’
by Michael Pavano & Kay Balionis | Jan 4, 2018 8:36 am
Teacher Michael Pavano sent in the following aritcle:
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2017, was a cold day, but the warm welcome inside the K-2 classrooms at Columbus Academy was spreading.
Continue reading ‘Holiday Reads, From One Student To Another’
by Staff | Dec 19, 2017 8:48 am | Comments (34)
The newly approved overhaul of the federal tax code could raise federal income taxes for at least 1,780 New Haven homeowners, according to the city.
Continue reading ‘Tax Plan Could Hit 1,780 Homeowners Hardest’