Two businesses have chosen to set up shop in Hamden, and both on Dixwell Avenue.
Hokkaido Japanese Sushi & Steak House held their grand opening recently at their new restaurant at 2779 Dixwell Ave.
Hokkaido offers a wide variety of traditional Japanese cuisine, as well as Hibachi. They are open seven days a week from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. and are located at the corner of Evergreen Avenue.
As an opening special, they are offering a 10-15 percent discount on all purchases through the end of the year.
Aerotek Inc., an employment agency, is moving its offices to Hamden, according to Economic Development Director Dale Kroop.
The company has leased 5,051 square feet at Hamden Center at 2321 Dixwell Ave., Kroop said.
According to its website, "Aerotek Inc. is a part of the staffing industry and helps companies and potential employees find the right fit. Aerotek Inc. works with a variety of industries, including construction, engineering, aerospace & defense, scientific, clinical research, manufacturing, and many more."