Storefronts boost healthcare enrollment

March 5, 2014 • 0
Connecticut is the only state to offer these retail storefronts, which typically attract about 200 daily visitors hoping to learn more about coverage.

Toad’s to close for 2 days

March 4, 2014 • 0
The state will close Toad’s for two days this month, after the state’s Liquor Control Commission’s charged the business with selling alcohol to minors.

Mobile apps facilitate campus safety

February 26, 2014 • 0
Mobile technology, like that used by University of New Haven students during the Dec. 3 lockdown triggered by a loose gunman on campus, and the Yale Alert system used during the Nov. 25 gun scare, were critical to ensuring safety on campus this year.

YEI, students build Yale startup culture

February 25, 2014 • 0
A rising number of Yale students are choosing to spend their first years after college building a business or working for a small startup company.

Biotech emerges from town-gown collaboration

February 19, 2014 • 0
Yale Professor of Chemistry and Researcher Craig Crews, the founder of two companies that produce cancer fighting drugs, is the new poster boy of the burgeoning biotech industry emerging in New Haven.
Three Yale undergraduates, with the support of local business, have
launched a campaign in the Elm City to make broccoli “cool.”

Yalies push broccoli

February 18, 2014 • 0
At Elm City Market this President’s Day, three Yale undergraduates officially launched a campaign to make broccoli cool.

Store owners question long hours

February 17, 2014 • 0
As discussions about what business will occupy One Broadway continue, store hours might be one one of the subjects under negotiation.
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Harp proposes CT soda tax

February 13, 2014 • 0
In the midst of New Haven’s weight loss challenge and other health efforts, Harp is proposing a statewide 2 percent soda tax.

Five years in, Blue State stays true to its roots

February 11, 2014 • 0
“Our mission is to create vibrant cafes that reflect, improve, and inspire our communities.”

High prices alienate Yalies

February 4, 2014 • 0
Students are hoping that the new business at 1 Broadway Ave will not mirror the high price points of many of the other stores near campus.

Employment rate inches up

January 31, 2014 • 0
Fifty-year-old New Haven resident Weldon McKoy said he has the skills necessary to perform jobs in areas ranging from general technician work to plumbing to auto-body to painting, and he also builds museum-quality models by trade. Still, he remains among the state’s unemployed — in spite of recent signs of hope. Connecticut’s unemployment rate fell »

A100 enters second year

January 28, 2014 • 0
Starting this past Saturday, a new cohort of college students in the New Haven area will have additional support planting their foot in Connecticut’s burgeoning startup scene. Starting with the first cohort in spring 2013, the A100 program provides college students with free training and prepares them for paid internships with local startup companies in »