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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 »
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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 »
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Minimum wage reform: Businesses ambivalent about increase

January 21, 2014 • 0
As Connecticut’s minimum wage increases from $8.25 to $8.70 this year, most business owners in New Haven have not expressed concerns over how to pay their workers.
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Fraud trial comes to New Haven

January 17, 2014 • 0
A securities fraud trial with implications on the national white-collar crime scene is set to take place in New Haven.
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CT health roll out surpasses projections

January 15, 2014 • 0
On Jan. 1, Connecticut became the only state to surpass the federal government’s enrollment projections under the ACA.
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Elm Street bar opens anew

January 13, 2014 • 0
Yale students returning to campus can add another bar to their late night repertoire.
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Yale, Toads in land dispute

December 6, 2013 • 0
Yalies could be forced to find a new place to conclude their Saturday nights, if an ongoing land dispute with Toad’s is not resolved.
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Aldermen unanimously approve Coliseum project

December 3, 2013 • 0
The Coliseum project will bring 55 new businesses to downtown New Haven by 2016.
Elm City hotels such as the Study will see an influx of visitors this Weekend.
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“Black-out weekend” hits the Elm City

November 22, 2013 • 0
The Game marks one of the busiest weekends for New Haven hotels.
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J. Press relocates to College St.

November 21, 2013 • 0
J. Press, a high-end clothing store that has been around Yale’s campus for years, has moved once again, this time to College St.
Replacing café and chocolatier Chocopologie is another similar storefront — Chocolat Maya. Situated next to New Haven Salad Shop on High St., the chocolate and wine bar will set up shop in December.
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One chocolate store replaced with another

November 20, 2013 • 0
A block that has already had its fair share of storefront changes will be seeing yet another, when Chocolat Maya sets up shop at 47 High St. this December.
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Healthcare exchange a success in Ct.

November 19, 2013 • 0
The federal-run health care exchange, which launched on Oct. 1, has been largely underutilized in the 36 states that have adopted it. But Connecticut and a few of the nation’s other 14 state-run systems have fared much better. Of the 13,128 people who have signed up for coverage in Connecticut, 56 percent — 7,572 people »