Business Spotlight: Vovo Organics

This month, we had the opportunity to interview "New to New Haven" business owner of Vovo Organics, Cristina Lopes Ayres. This organic beauty shop is located at 28 Orange St. Check out the interview below and stop by this lovely new store in the District!

1.)   When/where did your business begin and why did you create the concept?

Vovo Organics began as a culmination of a personal journey about 4 years ago.  I was going through a very difficult physical and personal challenge with my pregnancy and many of the symptoms I was experiencing could not be easily.

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New Haven Anti-Litter Campaign

For the first time in nearly 20 years, The City of New Haven unveiled its new anti-litter campaign late this summer as a way to support the city's Clean Cities Initiatives.The campaign includes a new slogan "Pick it up, Don't Trash New Haven!" A poster contest was held at local middle schools and the winning artwork came from sixth grader Jason Sanchez of the John Martinez School.

The new campaign includes posters, brochures, school bulletin boards, social media publicity, vehicle magnets for City owned and Town Green District vehicles (including its new street sweeper), window clings, messaging at State Street Train.

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