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911 ... Booze ... Extremes ... “Garden” ... Tweed ... Cycleville ...

Supporters Show
Lyric Hall The Love

Benefit bash surpasses $8,000 goals for the tax-plagued Westville center. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Palmyra Artifacts Survive
ISIS -- On Chapel Street

Allan Appel reports.

Our Wealth, Poverty
Extremes Top Other States’

Mary Buchanan & Mark Abraham report.

Prepare To Swear

Lanes will be closing over the next 3 weeks on and near the Route 34 Connector. Staff reports.

"Next Stage"
Takes The Stage

Brian Slattery Photo At Long Wharf. Brian Slattery reports.

Will The Costco
Master Plan Shrink?

Diana Stricker reports.

Six Local Hotels
Violate Disabilities Act

Fed crackdown. Staff reports.

Branford Eagle, Valley Indy
Scoop Up News Awards

Click here & here for details.

"Book" Reshapes
Never Ending Books

Adam Matlock photo Adam Matlock reports.

Bike Bill Rides To Passage

Aliyya Swaby File PhotoToday, there is joy in Cycleville. Aliyya Swaby reports.

Senate Passes Looney-Fasano Health-Overhaul Bill

Breaking state Capitol news:
• Hospitals’ growth in cross-hairs; bill’s fate in House uncertain. Arielle Levin Becker reports.
• House passes bill to tax future college, hospital expansions. Keith M. Phaneuf reports.

Feds: Lawyer Pilfered Estate

$$ meant for library pays for ATV, credit-card bills. From federal court in New Haven, Ethan Fry reports.

Madison McAdoo, Sr., 87

He worked at Winchester, Hull Dye and at Sikorsky: obit.

Today's Legal Notice

6/4 School bus safety hearing.

Today’s Debates

Build ... Fly ... Park ... Bike ... Suspend

New Haven Lags In Weatherization

Annie Harper reports.

Feldman Brothers Look
To Turn Harold's Into
5-Story Apartment Building

Stephanie Addenbrooke Photo Stephanie Addenbrooke reports.

Matt Berne Sells
More Than Snake Oil

Adam Matlock Photo Amid aching beauty, from Firehouse 12, Adam Matlock reports.

Ebola Scare Clears
Building, Proves False

Paul Bass Photo Paul Bass reports.

$25,000 Arts Grant, Anyone?

Allan Appel Photo Allan Appel reports.

14 Architects Compete

Marcia Chambers Photo 6 make it to round 2 for senior-center gig. marcia chambers reports.

"101 Threads"
Stitch Artists Together

David Sepulveda reports.

DeLauro Votes No
On Federal Highway Fix

Ana Radelat reports.

Today’s Debates

Harold’s ... Union ... Mandy ... Strong

$10M Question Looms In Strong Showdown

by Paul Bass | May 22, 2015 3:01 pm | Comments (15)

Paul Bass Photo As officials scurried behind close doors to revive a plan to build a new $45 million home for Strong School, Susan Bonanno ventured into the current property’s “playground.”

Continue reading ‘$10M Question Looms In Strong Showdown’ »

City Hits Liquor Limit; Patil Wins, Patel Loses

by Aliyya Swaby | May 22, 2015 1:09 pm | Comments (15)

Aliyya Swaby Photo The state rejected Roshan Patel’s efforts to sell booze in the Annex neighborhood, not because of all the complaints from neighbors—but because New Haven had reached a little-known state-calculated limit for the number of liquor stores allowed within its boundaries.

Meanwhile, across town, a Westville Village landlord who beat Patel out for the last permit (by one day) has since seen her own plans dashed, and may end up opening her liquor store instead ... over in the Annex.

Continue reading ‘City Hits Liquor Limit; Patil Wins, Patel Loses’ »

Carter Dials 911 On Overtime

by Paul Bass | May 21, 2015 4:46 pm | Comments (33)

Paul Bass Photos City Chief Adminstrative Officer Mike Carter said he’s moving to get overtime costs under control at the 911 call center after payments piled up for the boss there.

Continue reading ‘Carter Dials 911 On Overtime’ »

Parking Lot—aka Rain Garden/Bioswale—OK’d

by Markeshia Ricks | May 21, 2015 12:42 pm | Comments (16)

Tighe Bond If you’ve ever been late to dinner on State Street because you couldn’t find a place to park, the search will soon get easier.

Continue reading ‘Parking Lot—aka Rain Garden/Bioswale—OK’d’ »

“We Don’t Want It!” Tweed Neighbors Declare

by Stephanie Addenbrooke | May 21, 2015 8:14 am | Comments (39)

Stephanie Addenbrooke Photo City and Tweed-New Haven Airport officials pitched plane-weary Morris Cove neighbors Wednesday night on a plan to pave another 1,500 feet of runway to boost air service into town—and received a ritual chorus of angry opposition from an overflow crowd.

Continue reading ‘“We Don’t Want It!” Tweed Neighbors Declare’ »

Sergeant Disciplined In Rookie Cop Probe

by Paul Bass | May 20, 2015 4:38 pm | Comments (4)

Paul Bass Photo A veteran sergeant received a one-day suspension Wednesday for signing off on an officer’s report that failed to include that a rookie policewoman’s car was involved in a controversial traffic stop and drug arrest.

Continue reading ‘Sergeant Disciplined In Rookie Cop Probe’ »

Cyclists Hit The Road For The Bike Bill

by Aliyya Swaby | May 20, 2015 1:33 pm | Comments (7)

Aliyya Swaby Photos Septuagenarians Maryann Thomas and Bobbie Rategan showed up late to a city-organized bike ride to Hartford to lobby for bike-friendly legislation. But they soon blazed their way to the front of the pack, ultimately guiding city transit officials through the last five miles of the journey.

“It keeps us out of the nursing home,” Thomas said with a grin.

Continue reading ‘Cyclists Hit The Road For The Bike Bill’ »

Challenger Ousts Police Union Prez

by Paul Bass & Stephanie Addenbrooke | May 20, 2015 7:59 am | Comments (8)

A new team swept into power as Officer Craig Miller (pictured) trounced incumbent Louis Cavaliere Jr. 210 to 66 in an election for police union president.

Continue reading ‘Challenger Ousts Police Union Prez’ »

Strong School Supporters Swarm City Hall

by Markeshia Ricks | May 19, 2015 8:00 am | Comments (19)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Supporters of a new $45 million home for Strong 21st Century Communications Magnet and Lab School pressed a reluctant Board of Alders, whose leaders remained firm in opposition while several others spoke up in support.

Continue reading ‘Strong School Supporters Swarm City Hall’ »

Panther Smashes Rabbit; Trucker Plans Appeal

by Paul Bass | May 18, 2015 4:07 pm | Comments (7)

Paul Bass Photos Willie Scott Floyd planned to leave New Haven Monday with a truck load of paper products. Instead he left with a $138 ticket after his Panther truck collided with a 75-year-old woman’s Volkswagen Rabbit.

Continue reading ‘Panther Smashes Rabbit; Trucker Plans Appeal’ »

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Grass has not been mowed
May 24, 2015 1:59 pm
Address: 37 Harrison New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 8

The grass in Beecher Park and around Mitchell Library Branch is at least 18 inches high and...

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Sidewalks
May 24, 2015 1:28 pm
Address: 50 Beecher Pl New Haven, CT 06512, USA
Rating: 18

Sidewalks Throughout Morris Cove Are Unsafe & Need RepairThe sidewalks on Townsend...

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