Monthly Archives: July 2014

What’s New? Downtown Vaping

Melissa Bailey reports Downtown’s Vaping Pioneers Air High for New Haven Independent. Instead of smoking a cigarette, Art Boivin, Jr. bellied up to a downtown “flavor bar” and took a drag of Neon Cloud on his Kanger eVod VV.“It tastes like heaven,” declared Boivin.Boivin (pictured) is one of the regulars at White Buffalo Vapors at 748 Chapel…
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What’s Here: Cedarhurst Cafe

NewHavenEats just featured 9th Square’s Cedarhurst Cafe. Read the review by Mara Lavitt of New Haven Register.  If it weren’t for an online dating service, there would be no Cedarhurst Cafe in New Haven’s Ninth Square. In 2009, Match.combrought Teri Bernet and Tom Panzella of Milford together, creating not just a romantic partnership, but a business one as well. Teri, raised…
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Retail Snapshot Q2 2014

To gain an understanding of the current small business environment and market potential in downtown New Haven, an inventory of all retail establishments in downtown is conducted on a quarterly basis. This research was completed the week of June 30 for the second quarter of 2014 (Q2 2014). The downtown’s retail composition resides in four…
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What’s Coming: Dollar Tree

Paul Bass & Meagan Jordan report for New Haven Independent about Dollar Tree moving to the corner of Chapel and Church Streets.  Following a last-ditch city attempt to land a high-end retailer, a retail space at the heart of efforts to upscale downtown will soon open as a 9,000-square-foot dollar store. The national Dollar Tree…
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