City | 7:42 pm | June 18, 2013 | By Monica Disare

Panera to open June 27

Panera Bread will be open for business when students arrive back on campus this fall. The restaurant, located at 1048 Chapel St., is slated to open on June 27. Construction of this prime 4,000 square-foot space next to Starbucks will soon be complete, so students can enjoy sandwiches, soups, bread and coffee on their walks »

City | 3:01 pm | June 16, 2013 | By Monica Disare

Construction for medical complex to begin Monday

On Monday, a medical giant will begin building its mega-complex in New Haven. The groundbreaking for the 11-story office building that will house Alexion Pharmaceuticals is scheduled to take place 10 a.m. Monday. The project is slated to finish in 2015 and is part of a larger Downtown Crossing project to connect New Haven with »

City | 8:52 am | June 12, 2013 | By Monica Disare

NHPS to select superintendent by June 20

New Haven Public Schools announced Monday that a new superintendent will be selected to replace current superintendent Reginald Mayo by June 20, The New Haven Independent reported. The announcement, made by school board chair Carlos Torre, came complete with a timeline for the search process: Applications will be due June 25, the field will be »

City | 11:47 pm | June 9, 2013 | By Monica Disare

Hill neighborhood may receive $250-$300m facelift

The historically low-income Hill neighborhood that is home to Yale-New Haven Hospital and the Yale Medical School is set to receive a $250-$300 million facelift. A public meeting held last Thursday discussed a plan for the Old Coliseum site, according to The New Haven Independent. The location is currently a parking lot, but may soon »

City | 5:49 pm | June 7, 2013 | By Monica Disare

City launches program to fight unemployment

New Haven joined forces with Yale and other prominent companies in the area on Wednesday to launch New Haven Works, a program designed to fight unemployment in the Elm City. The new program looks to streamline the hiring process for New Haven residents who are looking for a job. The program boasts connections with some »