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At Cross Rally, Old
School Meets New School

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

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.

Halloween Central

Kids all over town are invited to a Friday night LEAP party, complete with haunted house, games, and a fire truck. Staff reports.

Groundhog Day

Latest Q poll on guv’s race: 43-43. Mark Pazniokas reports.

Johnson, Hoffman
Top Captains' List

8 cops pass promotional exam; 5 slots open. Paul Bass reports.

Why The Organic
Chicken Crossed The Road

IKE SWETLITZ PHOTOS To grill some other chickens in the cause of serving healthful food that tastes good. Ike Swetlitz reports.

Giant Kale Invades
The Farmers Market

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO As puppets go on parade. David Sepulveda reports.

Coattails?

Candidate, 28, seeks to follow Jamie Cosgrove’s GOP victory path. Emma Zehner reports.

$5.5M Granted To Hire
Long-Term Unemployed

Veoci among companies giving people a shot. Allan Appel reports.

Who Protected
Teacher Pensions?

Fact check: Keith M. Phaneuf and Jacqueline Rabe Thomas report.

Today’s Debates

Clean ... Bike ... Teachers ... Brawlers

Ground Broken On
Bowen Field's $11.6M Redo

Aliyya Swaby Photo Aliyya Swaby reports.

Rafel Sanabria
Has Big Plans

Carl Jordan Castro photo Revealed at bus stop. Carl Jordan Castro reports.

Cops Chase Druggies

Once by foot, once by car. Arrests made. Staff reports.

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

by Aliyya Swaby & Paul Bass | Oct 30, 2014 6:55 pm

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

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 (13)

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 (5)

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 (25)

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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School Reform Misses Some Numerical Targets

by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 28, 2014 8:56 am | Comments (14)

In the five years since New Haven launched a lauded school-reform drive, it has increased the number of students enrolled in college for two years—but failed to close the performance gap between the city and the rest of the state.

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Gourmet Heaven Owner Seeks To Avoid Jail Time

by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 27, 2014 4:24 pm | Comments (4)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Chung Cho intentionally employed undocumented workers to exploit their work and pay them less—or he is an immigrant himself who worked his way up from washing dishes and mopping floors to owning a business and providing jobs for other immigrants.

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Oct 31, 2014 4:08 am
Address: 32-44 Kenny Drive New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 2

This light is on and off although mostly off.

Potholes
Oct 31, 2014 4:07 am
Address: 38 Kenny Drive New Haven, CT 06513, USA
Rating: 3

This hole is 4ft long x 2ft wide and about 6 inches deep

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