Business and Economy

Support Wallingford Businesses on Small Business Saturday 2016

Support Wallingford Businesses on Small Business Saturday 2016 Thanksgiving has passed, the turkey and stuffing and pies are either all gone or in the fridge waiting for the next few meals, and everyone’s attention has turned to those two other days that signal the start of the frantic madness that is the Holiday Shopping Season: …

Wallingford CT Businesses Need Your Support on Small Business Saturday

Thanksgiving is only two days away, and once the turkey and stuffing and pies are all gone everyone’s attention will turn to those two other days that signal the start of the frantic madness that is the Holiday Shopping Season, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. But, sandwiched in between those two highly anticipated days is …

Wallingford’s Sonic Drive-in Open For Business

Wallingford’s Sonic Drive-In Open For Business Mickey D’s arches are sagging a bit. BK’s crown has lost a little of its luster. And Wendy’s? Well, they may be lost in Never Never Land. After months of negotiation, debate, meetings, planning, studies and construction, Wallingford’s newest eatery opened today with style, fanfare and fantastic food. While …

New Credit CARD Act Takes Effect Today

The new Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility and Disclosure Act (CARD) goes into effect today and is meant to end many of the abusive practices that credit card companies have been using for years to gouge their customers. According to the law, nasty tricks like hiking interest rates on existing balances and exorbitant penalty rates will …

Wallingford to Decide Fate of Sonic Drive-In

We spotted the following legal notice posted in the Meriden Record-Journal’s Marketplace: “The Wallingford Zoning Board of Appeals will hold the following public hearings at their meeting of Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. in the Robert Earley Auditorium, Town Hall, 45 South Main Street. 1.    #09-061 Variance request from Mesite Family Limited Partnership for a front …

UPDATE: What The Real Estate Consumer Wants From Your Blog

If you remember, I wrote a post and posed a question on BuzzDash a month ago to try to get a feeling for what the real estate consumer is looking for when they read a real estate blog. Well, the poll has expired and the results, meager though they are, are in. Keep in mind …