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Support? Unaccountability?

Markeshia Ricks Photo Minister, ex-cop debate protest’s point. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Cop in Video
Has Clean Record

Paul Bass reports.

Power Ties
No Match For Power Gown

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO In English Building window. David Sepulveda reports.

Kids Sing Their Way
To Victory At Shubert

Allan Appel reports.

Joseph DeMatteo, 79

Joe stayed active in city politics through his golden years: obit.

Guv Taps Knox, Carbone, Forrester

THomas MacMillan File Photo For youth & urban violence commission. Staff reports.

Repression Rendered Revelatory

Lucy Gellman Photo Lucy Gellman reports.

Biotech Booms

Branford. Diana Stricker reports.

Ceschi’s “Broken Bone Ballads” Has Key To City

Bust behind him, New Haven singer performs 10th album at Toad’s. Brian Slattery reports.

ConnCAT Gets
FBI Leadership Award

Diana Li File Photo Staff reports.

Dems Protect Loophole

Campaign-finance law; Kennedy, guv benefitted. Mark Pazniokas reports.

Today's Legal Notice

3/31 budget workshop.

Today’s Debates

Stratton ... Swale ... Slam ... Smereczynsky ... Slider ... ‘Storative ...

Japanese Bears
Encounter American Bull

Paul Bass Photo Or: Pessimism meets optimism about the future of news. Staff reports.

A&I XX Readied

WNPR’s Dankosky helps fest unveil this year’s line-up. Staff reports.

Stratton’s Charges Nolled

Thomas MacMillan File Photo Former alder and city lawyer making new life in NYC. Staff reports.

Truths, Huge & Hand-Drawn

In Song of the Sea. From the Criterion, Thomas Breen reports.

Child Survivor Brings
Holocaust Story To Class

Allan Appel reports.

K of C Exhibit
"Answers The Call"

Allan Appel reports.

$19M Bipartisan Consensus

Branford: marcia chambers reports.

Guv Warns Of More Cuts
As Larger Deficit Looms

$191 million & counting; Keith M. Phaneuf reports.

Today’s Debates

House Call ... Benched ... Protest ... Baseball ... Hats On ... Fire ...

Fair Haven Factory Buzzes

Derek Torrellas reports.

TaLea Briana Turnage, 8

TaLea loved music and was a member of the United Girls Choir: obit.

Slider Takes On
The Roman Empire

Lawrence Dressler reports.

Officer Cleared; Protesters Crash Cops’ Protest

by Paul Bass | Mar 27, 2015 3:31 pm | Comments (11)

A week of building tensions over race and policing came to a peak as chanting cops crashed a press conference announcing the exoneration of an officer — and then anti-police demonstrators crashed the cops’ interruption.

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Ode To Daggett Street

by Alexis Zanghi | Mar 27, 2015 12:00 pm | Comments (4)

Fake Babies Photo When I first came to Daggett Street Square in 2007, I was taken by its rambling hallways, its pulley-operated elevator. The building may not have been insulated, but it was insular. By that time, few live-work spaces remained in New Haven. There had been others — on River Street; in the Munniemaker cigar factory on State Street; at Chapel and Church, above what is now Gotham Citi—all now shut down.

Now we can add Daggett Street Square to the list: Last week officials ordered it cleared out.
David Lasala Photo

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“Naysayer” Joins Charter Board

by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 27, 2015 8:22 am | Comments (4)

File Photo The president of New Haven’s Board of Education is charter network Achievement First’s (AF) newest board member—just a month after he argued against the two organizations partnering on a new charter school.

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Harp Explains Decision; Cops Plan Protest Rally

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 26, 2015 1:07 pm | Comments (18)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Mayor Toni Harp said she was thinking of both the police’s and the public’s safety when she made a controversial decision about placing an officer on desk duty—and she herself had received a threat amid mounting tensions.

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8 Bioswales Started; 200 More To Come

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 26, 2015 8:22 am | Comments (4)

Everything is coming up bioswales on West Park Avenue.

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Wisdom Returns To Westville

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 25, 2015 4:16 pm | Comments (2)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Ninth Square fashion designer (by way of Jamaica) Neville Wisdom is taking his design studio back to where it all began for him—well not exactly that far back. He’s heading back to Whalley Avenue in Westville Village, where he first owned a boutique in 2008, to expand his studio.

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“I’m Sorry For What Happened”

by Paul Bass | Mar 24, 2015 7:13 pm | Comments (31)

Nine days after a police officer slammed her to the ground in handcuffs, a 15-year-old girl received a visit from New Haven’s police chief—along with an apology.

Continue reading ‘“I’m Sorry For What Happened”’ »

Harp Tells Chief To Bench Investigated Cop

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 24, 2015 4:53 pm | Comments (27)

Mayor Toni Harp announced late Tuesday afternoon that she has directed the police chief to put a patrol cop on desk duty pending the completion of an internal investigation into an arrest during which he slammed a handcuffed 15-year-old girl to the ground.

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Discipline Reformers Get A “Restorative” Lesson

by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 24, 2015 2:49 pm | Comments (3)

Aliyya Swaby Photo While giving a presentation in a high school classroom, Lola Garcia-Blocker had to ask a student being particularly disruptive to leave the room. Instead of sulking or causing a ruckus, the student left calmly—and later sought her out to apologize for misbehaving.

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Anybody Home?

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 24, 2015 7:43 am | Comments (19)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Protesters flooded the entrance to the New Haven Police Department demanding answers from top cops about why an officer who was shown on a video throwing a handcuffed 15-year-old girl to the pavement was still on the job even as his actions are being investigated by Internal Affairs. For a seventh straight day, top cops hid out from the public.

Continue reading ‘Anybody Home?’ »

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