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Readies 25,000 chicken pieces, 360 lbs. of cut celery, 17 5-gallon buckets of sauce. Allan Appel reports.
Carter, Looney, Harp predict Wilson as MVP; Dillon, Mauro, Malloy see Pats’ victory; DuBois-Walton picks Seahawks. Paul Bass reports.
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Weigh in on the name for Lulu’s 2.0. (Inspired by a reader comment, we’ve added a “True Vote” question to Jack Hitt’s story.)
In first meeting in months, public-financing agency revisits cost-of-living increases for matching donations. Diana Li reports.
Union prez pens critique of experimental school proposal. Aliyya Swaby reports.
A U.S. Army veteran, Larry worked in Yale’s facilities management department: obit.
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On “building community trust & justice.” Release here.
Snow day? Not at Lulu’s. It stayed open—while an ownership change looms. Aliyya Swaby reports.
Celeste was the principal of Katherine Brennan Elementary before retiring in 2009: obit.
by Paul Bass | Jan 30, 2015 1:29 pm
Justin Goldberg figured he’d be obtaining a building permit about now for the next phase of reconstructing the Dwight Gardens apartments. Instead, thanks to two different messages from two different bureaucracies, his team had to rework designs – for handling an inch of rainwater.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jan 30, 2015 12:09 pm | Comments (6)
As other students read through their own worksheets, Natenen Conde sprang from her seat and rushed up to her principal with a declaration: “I finished everything.”
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 30, 2015 8:45 am | Comments (7)
Some 200 people filled City Hall Thursday night to demand that a new police civilian review board have the power not just to review the actions of allegedly brutal cops, but also to subpoena them to testify.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jan 29, 2015 3:54 pm | Comments (3)
The former Bigelow Boiler factory is one step closer to being redeveloped, thanks to a recent $300,000 state grant.
by Paul Bass | Jan 29, 2015 2:04 pm | Comments (4)
The city condemned a Hill building after an early Thursday morning fire, and reported discovering two “bedrooms” crammed into the storage area of a Chinese restaurant on the first floor.
by Jack Hitt | Jan 28, 2015 4:02 pm | Comments (20)
Back in the mid-1990s, not long after I had moved to New Haven from New York City, I was sitting at Lulu’s European Coffeehouse enjoying a mug of her high-test, low acid brew when the eponymous hero of the shop sat down and shoved a sheaf of crumpled papers at me. “This is my friend’s writing,” she said. “You simply must read it.”
by Alison Leigh Cowan | Jan 28, 2015 11:58 am | Comments (3)
He talked his way out of a prison term, testifying for the prosecution and telling the judge an all-too human impulse to please his wife led him astray. Now Brian Foley’s words are making it hard for that wife, Lisa Wilson-Foley, to avoid going to prison for her role in the botched scheme the couple embarked on with ex-Gov. John G. Rowland.
by Paul Bass | Jan 27, 2015 4:38 pm | Comments (4)
A crowd of onlookers gathered to watch the maiden voyage of the Snogo—one of New Haven’s new monster snow trucks—on Church Street Tuesday afternoon. Meanwhile, Dave Lawlor maneuvered an old-school eight-foot plow down Anderson Street more smoothly, and a day earlier, than he would have after storms in years past.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jan 27, 2015 8:23 am | Comments (7)
As Ray Willis and Joe Canzanella finished giving out tickets on State Street, a bartender ran out of JP Dempseys to her car yelling, “No, no, no, no, no, no!”
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 26, 2015 5:47 pm | Comments (2)
From MSNBC to the phone calls streaming into tens of thousands of local cells, Mayor Toni Harp was the calm face and voice of the blizzard about to bear down on New Haven.