Special Report: The Pitfalls of Permits


It’s becoming a fairly regular occurrence in The Leader area – the announcement of a restaurant or retail center, followed by excitement and anticipation of an opening at some point in the near future. Then a lull or stop (or in some cases, not even a start) in said development with the given explanation of – we know you know what’s coming – permitting issues.

Autism school takes landlord to court after dispute is unresolved


By Betsy Denson betsy@theleadernews.com While there have been some high profile examples of landlord-tenant litigation in The Leader area recently, such as Zelko Bistro’s lawsuit to prevent their landlord from evicting the restaurant, there are also many smaller disputes that get less publicity — yet still matter deeply to the parties involved. Lauren Harrington Abel […]