Five years in, Blue State stays true to its roots

“Our mission is to create vibrant cafes that reflect, improve, and inspire our communities.”

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High prices alienate Yalies

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.

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Employment rate inches up

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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Tweed Airport constructing wildlife deterrent fence

Tweed New Haven Regional Airport has begun construction on a wildlife hazard deterrent fence, in hopes of preventing incidents like that in 2012 – when a deer was struck and killed by a plane.

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A100 enters second year

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

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

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

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

Yale students returning to campus can add another bar to their late night repertoire.

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Final surge in medical coverage sign-ups

In a last-second surge, more than 6,700 Connecticut residents signed up for medical coverage before the Dec. 23 deadline this past Monday in anticipation of the Affordable Care Act which becomes effective Jan. 1.

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Yale, Toads in land dispute

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

The Coliseum project will bring 55 new businesses to downtown New Haven by 2016.

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