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Today’s Debates

Crash ... Whalley ... Nurses ... BTWA

Attention: Deficit Worsens

Keith M. Phaneuf reports:
• State gap’s now as high $191M; guv might have to tap rainy-day fund.
Lembo: Fix deficit now.

"Highfliers" Keep It
Going After School

Nathan Hale parents step in with arts, music & sports all afternoon. Aliyya Swaby reports.

A "Triumph"-ant Rehearsal

Adam Matlock reports.

30 Years, $100 Billion

Guv reveals pricetag for transit plan; names Cam Staples to chair panel. Pazniokas & Phaneuf report.

Rolls To Solar Youth

Contributed PHoto Hanifa Washington reports.

John E. Wilson, Jr., 87

John was a retired sales representative for Brescome Barton: obit.

Today's Legal Notice

4/8 Finance hearing.

"Chalk Circle" Is
Timelessly Timely — & Fun?

Yale Rep revives Brecht. Donald Brown reports.

Homeowners Rx: Willona
Ferguson's Foreclosure Fix

Paul Bass Photo Paul Bass reports.

Psst: Try Something New

Courtesy Deborah Freedman At Writers’ Circle, children’s author/illustrator dispenses success secrets. Lucy Gellman reports.

Daggett Relief

Pike International is offering a free month’s rent to artists cleared out of Daggett St. Square. Contact Johnny Grunblatt at (203) 892-4164.

Another Cell Tower?

We’ll pass, Branford Hill tells AT&T. Diana Stricker reports.

Indiana Wants Us --
We Can't Go Back There

Malloy bans state travel to state after anti-gay law’s passage. Mark Pazniokas reports.

Spring Cleaning
Sweeps City Streets

Starts Wed. Staff reports.

Carole Green-Alexander, 69

Carole was an assistant principal at ACES Early Childhood Development and a member of Mt. Gideon Faith Fellowship Church: obit.

Today’s Debates

Chants ... Charter ... Cop/Cleric ...  Clink ... Clean ... Daggett ... Commerce ... ConnCAT ... Costco

Nothing Sheepish About It

Lucy Gellman Photo From the latest Cheese 101, Lucy Gellman reports.

Woman, 18, Arrested
In Follow-Up To
St. Pat's Day Parade Arrest

Mom thanks cops. Paul Bass reports.

Melting Pot

Arnott’s picks for this week.

Grassroots Group
Targets Costco Plan

marcia chambers reports.

"Expect Closer Scrutiny"

Markeshia Ricks Photo City has 35 new cops; at graduation, Harp touches on protests. Markeshia Ricks reports.

2nd Line,
New Haven Style

On Palm Sunday, St. Paul & St. James takes it to Wooster Square’s streets. Brian Slattery reports.

Cop Wins $90K For
Malicious Prosecution

Ethan Fry reports.

State Panel
Punts On Charters

Jacqueline Rabe Thomas reports.

We Can Be A Garden City, A Garden Region

by Jonathan Hopkins | Apr 1, 2015 3:20 pm | Comments (1)

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To: BOA   Re: Joining 21st Century

by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 1, 2015 8:37 am | Comments (20)

Your computer systems are so old.
How old are they?
So old that Microsoft doesn’t even support your version of Windows.

If city government’s computers were the subject of a round of the dozens, you might have heard that joke Tuesday night.

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Substation Showdown Produces A Promise

by Paul Bass | Mar 31, 2015 3:05 pm | Comments (6)

Paul Bass Photo It began with accusations of “rewarding” a “slumlord” with city money. It ended with a hug, and promise to ensure that a rundown stretch of Whalley Avenue will get cleaned up.

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Nurses, Food Post Supported At Budget Hearing

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 31, 2015 9:15 am | Comments (7)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Susan Samuels’ grandchild’s school has a full-time nurse, who helped save his life. She said all city schoolkids should be that lucky.

Most New Haven kids go to schools with nurses on premises only part-time.

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Booker T Plans Longer Wooster Square Stay

by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 30, 2015 4:24 pm | Comments (3)

Aliyya Swaby Photo A new charter school’s relationship with wary neighbors has improved—and the school is looking to stick around longer than originally planned.

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Westville, West Hills Envision The Next 10 Years

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 30, 2015 12:08 pm | Comments (6)

Markeshia Ricks Photos West-siders weren’t interested in pie-in-the-sky changes to the neighborhood in the next decade. They wanted practical changes, like the arrival of a neighborhood grocery store.

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Waiting For Johnny

by Lawrence Dressler | Mar 30, 2015 7:56 am | Comments (7)

Paul Bass Photo

I just got word from Connecticut that former Gov. John Rowland, who was sentenced to 30 months behind bars, has requested to check into this prison camp.

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Officer Cleared; Protesters Crash Cops’ Protest

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

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 (5)

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 (11)

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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Events Calendar


SeeClickFix »

(EONP) Cooper Pl
Apr 1, 2015 10:48 pm
Address: Cooper Place New Haven, CT 06515, USA
Rating: 3

There will be an Emergency Order No Parking ban on Thursday, April 2nd on the both sides...

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Public Space, Streets and Drains
Apr 1, 2015 10:39 pm
Address: 801 Whalley Avenue New Haven, CT 06515, USA
Rating: 4

Broken window at Coogan pavilion in Edgewood park.

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