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Shooting Victim
Dies After Car Crash

Cops find man shot in torso at scene of crash in Dixwell. Staff reports.

As City Hones Plan,
Suburbs Try Body Cams

Paul Bass Photo Tom Wydra came to City Hall armed—with a camera attached to his tie. Paul Bass reports.

Sinister Stabbing
Or Seafood Mishap?

Weekend crime reports include stabbing, assault, pizza delivery robbery. Staff reports.

Attorney Howard
Jacobs Remembered

Jacobs & Dow, LLC Jacobs, a fixture in the state’s legal community, died last week at age 90.

William F. Dow III reports.

Slow Start To Student
Election For Ed Board

Aliyya Swaby Photo One student throws her hat into the ring for Board of Education student position. Aliyya Swaby reports.

Human “Monsters” Tell It All

Rare centuries-old prints of human anomalies at the Yale Med School’s library. Allan Appel reports.

Greenberg Springs
Into Reelection Campaign

Aliyya Swaby Photo Aliyya Swaby reports.

Local Musician
James Velvet Passes

Photo tribute at I Love New Haven by Mike Franzman. Obituary by New Haven Register‘s Mark Zaretsky.

Costco Plan Raises
Serious Watershed Issues

Marcia Chambers reports.

Dream A Little Dream…

Lucy Gellman Photo Cantata Profana transfixes at Firehouse 12. Lucy Gellman reports.

Arnott’s Arts Happenings for April 20-26

Brought to you by the letter “M.” Chris Arnott reports.

No Injuries in Kitchen Fire

Five people displaced in Essex Street fire. Staff reports.

Future Health Director Could Get A Salary Bump

Markeshia Ricks Photo Pending Board of Alders vote. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Arcay Hits The Mark

Arcay Photo Lucy Gellman reports.

Frank Bruckmann
Serves Visual Feast

Artist Photo. Double-feature oil paintings and photographs at Westville gallery. Allan Appel reports.

Parents Take Prayer, Protest To Ex-Mex Prez

Markeshia Ricks Photo Protestors accuse Zedillo of terrorism in Mexico. Markeshia Ricks reports.

The Longest Ride
Is Not At All Bull

Cowboys & lovers Allan Appel reports.

Young, Or Something Like It

Thomas Breen reports.

Kristin David-Andrew Payton, 29

Kristin graduated from the University of Connecticut in 2007: obit.

Westville Welcomes
Wisdom Once Again

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO A touch of SoHo comes to Whalley Avenue. David Sepulveda reports.

Blaze Hits Duplex
On Spring Street

Two cats and a dog reportedly killed. The Register‘s Wes Duplantier reports.

Downtown Theater,
Eatery To Sell Alcohol

Aliyya Swaby Photo Zoning board approves liquor license requests. Aliyya Swaby reports.

Kennedy Takes On Tires

Marcia Chambers reports.

Studios Planned Above
Crown Street Garage

Aliyya Swaby Photo Coming soon for lease above BAR restaurant. Aliyya Swaby reports.

Chris Randall Loves You

Gallery Photo His love affair with New Haven has gone downtown. Allan Appel reports.

Father’s Premonition Realized In Teen Shooting

by Aliyya Swaby and Markeshia Ricks | Apr 20, 2015 3:08 pm | Comments (3)

Associated Press/Douglas Healy Baseball kept Fair Haven teen Jericho Scott out of trouble and out of harm’s way—until suddenly it didn’t.

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Books Devoured, One By One

by Lucy Gellman | Apr 20, 2015 12:47 pm

Lucy Gellman Photo Carrie Savage hadn’t given much thought to the culinary implications of Doreen Cronin’s Click Clack Moo when she’d curled up on a sofa and read it to her nieces and nephews.

Then one day last month, her bookbinding teacher mentioned an upcoming event that could marry Savage’s love for baking and her affinity for those quirky typing cows.

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Co-Conspirator Comes Clean

by Paul Bass | Apr 17, 2015 3:04 pm | Comments (3)

John T. Hill Photo Paul Bass Photo Alex Bragg knew there was a reason New Haven didn’t blow up. Now, 45 years later, he discovered it.

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Hindu Rites Help Murdered Clerk To Moksha

by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 17, 2015 2:10 pm | Comments (3)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Bhavana Chavada wore flowing red garments to her husband’s funeral instead of a traditional white sari, not yet ready to let him pass to the afterlife.

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Once-Shy “It Girl” Becomes Youth Of The Year

by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 17, 2015 12:26 pm | Comments (1)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Kelcey Perez loves to dance. So much so that she once learned and mastered a dance routine with a broken arm.

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GOP Big: Urban Justice Reformers “Make Sense”

by Paul Bass | Apr 16, 2015 12:53 pm | Comments (9)

Connecticut’s most powerful Republican politician came to New Haven to praise Republican-bashers, not bury them.

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Morris Cove Neighbors Wage Photo War

by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 15, 2015 3:24 pm | Comments (18)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Chris Smarz and Diane Zorich photographed their neighbor’s front yard, gathering evidence that they were illegally parking more than two cars in their driveway.

When she found out, neighbor Lisa Mayer retaliated with photos of her own.

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Rookie Cop Fired In 3-2 Vote

by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 15, 2015 8:16 am | Comments (30)

After hearing a tear-filled testimony of a rookie cop trying to save her fledgling career, a divided Board of Police Commissioners Tuesday night took away her badge.

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Melita To Steer Harp Quest; 2 Opponents FIle

by Paul Bass | Apr 14, 2015 4:12 pm | Comments (26)

Mayor Toni Harp has turned to a seasoned labor political hand to run her reelection campaign, as two familiar faces from the Newhallville neighborhood took initial steps up to oppose her.

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Veterans Come Home, Seek Home

by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 14, 2015 12:00 pm | Comments (1)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Derek Torrellas said he and several other veterans meet at Trinity Bar every week to discuss their time in the service and their goals for their lives as civilians. It’s the “diet” version, he said, of having an established open veterans organization in New Haven.

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