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Today’s Debates

Church St. South ... LWLP ... FLOTUS ... DREAMer ... SWEET ... WCHS ... Killed ... Ebola ...

The Bus Helps Him Think

Matt Stumpo reports.

They Did The Mash

At the Peabody’s Haunted Hall Crawl & Costume Ball. Lucy Gellman reports.

At Cross Rally, Old
School Meets New School

Paul Bass Photo Hundreds of students experience campaign excitement firsthand. Aliyya Swaby reports.

City Breaks Ground
On Ribicoff Cottages

Staff reports.

Who’s “Polluting”?

Gloves come off in final Kennedy-Wilkson debate. marcia chambers reports.

"Black Cat" Creeps

Gothic shorts creep out Institute Library crowd. Allan Appel reports.

A Play Day To Remember

Latest diary entry from the 8th grader who’s performing in Long Wharf’s Our Town. Remsen Welsh reports.

Malloy Hits The Cedar
Street Food-Cart Crowd

Markeshia Ricks reports.

Hours Expanded For
Absentee Voting, Questions

Staff reports.

Edward Dwayne Knox, 46

Dwayne coached football and basketball at Wilbur Cross: obit.

Reed Runs On Record

Eagle reports.

Today's Legal Notice

Additional public meeting on submitting block-grant applications.

Driver Kills Woman
In Wooster Square

Staff reports.

2 Burning Bus-Stop Questions

With whom would you like to ride?
Where would you really like to go?

Lost In The Pews, In
A 4-Part Sea Of Sound

Windsbach Boys Choir hits town with 75 uninterrupted minutes of mellifluous joy. Lucy Gellman reports.

Read, Read, Read,
Read ... And Read

Mayor shares 5 reading tips with kids as new bookmobile debuts. Markeshia Ricks reports.

2 Takes On Schools

Jacqueline Rabe Thomas reports on:
Foley’s “biz”-like ed plan.
Malloy’s “bold” & “compromise” ed record.

James Willie Peterson, 50

Funeral Friday: obit.

Today’s Debates

Un-unemployed ... Ebola ... Ed Reform ...E. Johnson ...  G Heav ... Bowen ... Captains ... Q #1 ... Vote ... Cluck ...

Church Street South
Connects With Cops
-- Before Trouble Starts

Markeshia Ricks Photo Markeshia Ricks reports.

Harp: We'll Probably
Find New LCI Chief
Here In New Haven

Paul Bass & Markeshia Ricks report.

Dryers & Goddesses
Take Erector Square

Courtesy Mike Shaheen In the finale to this year’s Open Studios. Lucy Gellman reports.

Puerto Rico Guv
Helps Malloy Court
The Grand Ave. Vote

Aliyya Swaby Photo Aliyya Swaby reports.

Officials Beat The
Drum For Question 1

Markeshia Ricks photo Secretary of the state leads posse of politicians to Tower One. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Aerosol Smackdown!

by David Sepulveda | Oct 31, 2014 3:02 pm

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO Less than 24 hours after New Haven-based graffiti artist Dooley-O (pictured) paid homage to his “heroes”—New York graffiti legends about whom books have been written—a mural he worked on for a full day was covered over by some of those very same legends.

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Principals Feel Time Squeeze

by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 31, 2014 12:17 pm

Melissa Bailey Photo Pam Franco wants to spend more time in classrooms to evaluate her teachers, but often finds herself “sidetracked” by student discipline or family crises.

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Call It A Get-Out-The-Get-Out-The-Vote Rally

by Aliyya Swaby & Paul Bass | Oct 30, 2014 6:55 pm | Comments (9)

Aliyya Swaby Photos Michelle Obama dispatched diehard Democrats like Tina Downing to New Haven’s streets Thursday afternoon with a jolt of extra inspiration for a final four-day burst of energy in order to reelect Connecticut’s governor.

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DREAMer Takes Michelle Obama Off-Script

by Paul Bass | Oct 30, 2014 5:35 pm | Comments (5)

Lauren White/Wilbur Cross Proclamation Photo An immigrant-rights activist crashed Michelle Obama’s party for Dan Malloy in New Haven Thursday—and ended up impressed with how the First Lady responded.

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Hotel Commitment Clinched $21.5M Malloy Gift

by Paul Bass | Oct 30, 2014 1:36 pm | Comments (26)

Paul Bass Photos As a parade of powerbrokers onstage Thursday spoke about how new state dollars will help remake downtown New Haven, a pair of Stamford-based developers stood quietly to the side on the spot where they’re looking to bring a four-star hotel.

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Dillon Gets Through The Door

by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 30, 2014 8:36 am | Comments (2)

Markeshia Ricks Photo State Rep. Dillon’s Republican opponent found it tough to get people to open their doors on the campaign trail. Dillon, by contrast, got not only a hello at the threshold of Mia Duff’s cozy house—but an invitation inside for a 20-minute chat on campaign issues.

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Veggies, Soft Drinks Divide DeLauro & Brown

by Paul Bass | Oct 29, 2014 4:43 pm | Comments (6)

When Michelle Obama headlines a rally at Wilbur Cross Thursday, a man named James Brown won’t be applauding the lower-calorie changes she has brought to the school cafeteria.

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Kennedy Won’t Return $94K In Public $$$

by marcia chambers | Oct 29, 2014 12:04 pm | Comments (3)

Marcia Chambers Photo

Ted Kennedy Jr.‘s opponent has called on him to return the public money his campaign received given the fact that he also accepted close to $100,000 in separate “pass-through” money from the state Democratic Party—after Kennedy had promised to combat the “polluting” influence of money in politics.

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From His Kitchen “Prison,” Ebola Non-Victim Blasts Governor’s “Maddening Overreaction”

by Paul Bass | Oct 28, 2014 6:29 pm | Comments (26)

Facebook Ryan Boyko sat by an open rear window late Thursday afternoon, inches from the East Rock backyard he may not enter, continuing by laptop to try to help Liberia contain the Ebola epidemic.

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In Air War, Savvy Meets Sledgehammer

by Brian Slattery | Oct 28, 2014 4:12 pm | Comments (3)

Dannel Malloy has lied to us, over and over. Dannel Malloy always tells us the truth. Tom Foley has our backs. Tom Foley will ship our jobs to Mexico.

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Police Barricades
Oct 31, 2014 5:01 pm
Address: Edgewood Ave. & West Rock Ave. New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 2

After the Jimmy Fund Race, which occurred on Oct. 5, the police forgot to...

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Illegal Dumping
Oct 31, 2014 4:58 pm
Address: Everit St And East Rock Rd New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 5

During the latest sweeping of our street, I was standing in a yard watching...

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