Downtown building sold for $6.9 million
After purchasing the downtown office building at 129 Church St. for $6.9 million earlier this month, MOD Equities is beginning renovations to restore qualities of the original building.
Yale announces plans for grad dorms downtown
While it plans to build graduate student dorms in a six-story building in the current parking lot at 272 Elm St., the University has announced that it has no plans to build more housing on Dixwell Avenue or Goffe Street, despite owning tax-exempt land on the streets.
Chinese restaurant to open on Broadway
A new, quick-service Chinese restaurant called Junzi Kitchen is set to open at 21 Broadway this spring, replacing A-1 Pizza and adding to the growing number of new businesses on Broadway.
Black Friday brings Broadway business
Following the grand opening of seven new shops surrounding Yale’s campus, stores in the Broadway Shopping District offered Black Friday promotions and attracted a multitude of customers from beyond New Haven this past weekend.
Alders set Wooster Square development into motion
Following unanimous agreement over a change in zoning designations, the New Haven Board of Alders officially set into motion a project to redevelop 87 Union St. — a parcel of land just southeast of the train tracks — into a central residential and retail complex.
Art gallery to replace Pinkberry
In the wake of speculation surrounding Pinkberry’s reopening, an art gallery is now set to take its place at 1064 Chapel St.
University Store offers boutique campus apparel
Since moving into 265 College St. this spring, a new campus apparel store called The University Store has been well-received by students who shop there, despite similar offerings around Yale.
J. Press to rebuild at 262 York
After initiating the project over a year ago, men’s clothing store J. Press is set to demolish its 262 York St. building and reconstruct a replacement.
Pinkberry workers await wages
After more than a month-long vacancy, a “For Lease” notice now decorates the former Pinkberry storefront on Chapel Street.