Monthly Archives: May 2016

What’s New? Duc’s on Orange

We have anxiously followed the Open Soon, Open Real Soon signs posted on the door at Duc’s on Orange Street in New Haven’s Historic 9th Square. Alas, it has opened to an enthusiastic crowd. Follow along with Markeshia Ricks of New Haven Independent in Scientist Unlocks Tofu With Lemongrass. Duc Nguyen had already broken down the…
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What’s Here? 70 Years for Kennedy & Perkins

Kennedy & Perkins is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, founded in 1946 by Richard L. Kennedy Sr.  According to the company’s website, it opened the first store on Whitney Avenue in New Haven that year. Offering full-service eye care, including examinations, eyeglasses, contact lenses and more. The company is a top dealer of Maui…
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What’s New? Made in New Haven

It was a beautiful day and launch for Made in New Haven. The New Haven Museum was packed with well wishers for this new business venture.  Aliyya Swaby was there on behalf of New Haven Independent and reports .... When Jamie Freda starts manufacturing and distributing her gluten-free pasta, she will put stickers on the…
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What’s Trending? Taking Advantage

Here's 5 things for artists and entrepreneurs to take advantage of in New Haven, which recently appeared in the New Haven Register. Town Green District's tables and chairs made the photo opp. Elinor Slomba of Arts Interstices knows a thing or two about making the most of the opportunity offered to the New Haven public…
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