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Summer business openings diversify downtown

August 28, 2015 • 0
Since students left Yale for summer break, four new businesses have opened on the perimeter of campus, and two restaurants are set to open in the next two weeks.
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Reentry facility gains zoning approval

April 23, 2015 • 0
Last week, the Board of Zoning Appeals granted approval for a house on 75 Henry St. to host a living facility for the Family ReEntry program, a nonprofit behavioral health group designed to help nonviolent male felons transition back into their communities after being released from prison.
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Crown St. apartments gain zoning approval

April 21, 2015 • 0
The City Plan Commission approved a proposal last Wednesday for Metro Star Properties to build 12 studio apartments on Crown Street, setting construction plans into motion.
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City app developer adopts Google technology

April 17, 2015 • 0
New Haven app developer MEA Mobile announced this week that its app has been chosen to use Google Wallet Instant Buy integration, a virtual payment system for smartphones.
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Crepes Choupette to open shop on Whitney

April 13, 2015 • 0
After a successful debut in New Haven, food cart Crepes Choupette will soon become a full-size restaurant within a year of opening.
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Uber finds success at Yale despite safety concerns

April 10, 2015 • 0
As incidents of crime involving Uber gain media attention, state officials are voicing concerns about the ride-share company’s lack of regulation. Yet, the University has not advised students against the service, and it remains a popular transportation option among Yalies.
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Square 9 to stay in New Haven as company expands

April 8, 2015 • 0
New Haven-based software company Square 9 will open a new, larger office downtown in June to accommodate increased staff and company growth, adding to a growing number of software and technology start-ups choosing to remain in the Elm City as they expand.
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Spin studio opens on Crown

April 7, 2015 • 0
New Haven’s only spin studio, Shift Cycling, opened Monday on Crown Street.
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Five Guys to open downtown

April 6, 2015 • 0
A new Five Guys Burgers and Fries will open on Church Street downtown this spring, adding to an expanding number of fast-casual restaurants in the area.
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Nonprescription drugs now tax-free in CT

April 3, 2015 • 0
Nonprescription drugs and medications are now exempt from taxation, Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Wednesday.
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Ivy Noodle to reopen under new name

April 2, 2015 • 0
After much confusion and speculation among students surrounding Ivy Noodle’s future, owner Coreen Guo confirmed Wednesday that the restaurant will re-open next month under the name Ivy Wok.
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New Haven tests bioswale system

April 2, 2015 • 0
West Park Avenue will soon contain eight different models of bioswales as part of a research project headed by the Urban Resources Initiative and Yale scientists.