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Puerto Ricans Seek Economic Jumpstart

Aliyya Swaby Photo Aliyya Swaby reports.

Today’s Debates

Bernie ... CEO ... Torso ... NHPS ... Lala ... Sam ... Anchor ... Silos ... Dad-Son ... Ratings ...

Torso Search Turns
Up Squatter; Man Arrested

Markeshia Ricks File PhotoQuestioned about Roberson’s murder. Staff reports.

YouthStat Kids Start
Careers At Summer School

Aliyya Swaby reports.

Thomas Re-Emerges

Finnegan Schick Photo Finnegan Schick reports.

"Homegrown" Politician
Enters Mayoral Race

Finnegan Schick Photo Ron Smith declares independent candidacy; Keitazulu submits petitions. Finnegan Schick reports.

Memories Move

At Silk Rd. Allan Appel reports.

"I Don't Care (Anymore)"

That’s what Stacy Phillips’ bluegrass “characters” claimed—but they proved otherwise. Lucy Gellman reports.

Dogwood Tree Finds
Home On Lyon Street

Aliyya Swaby Photo A miniature garden grows in Wooster Square. Aliyya Swaby reports.

Edgar Rembert, 37

A talented singer and dancer, Edgar was offensive lineman for the New Haven Venom.obit.

Agencies Up
City's Bond Rating

Aliyya Swaby Photo Credit Harp administration with improving city’s finances. Aliyya Swaby reports.

Anti-Obesity Push Revs Up

Markeshia Ricks reports.

One Weekend, 23 Movies

Fest starts Friday night. Thomas Breen reports.

Excavator Shovel
Hits Utility Pole

4,100 lose power as a result. marcia chambers reports.

Foresters Find Their Way

In concert at Lyric Hall. Lucy Gellman reports.

Atwater Senior Center
Becomes 1-Stop Shop

Markeshia Ricks Photo City pilots an idea for the elderly. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Anchor Reopening,
Losing Iconic Sign

Paul Bass Photo David Blumenthal File Photo New owner didn’t hang out there in college; plans “competitive” prices. Paul Bass reports.

Thanks To Chestnut,
It Was A Good Bread Day

Aliyya Swaby Photo Aliyya Swaby reports.

Health Care Jobs
Coming To Fair Haven

Mary Wade Home Photo Mary Wade fair seeks new crew of aides. Allan Appel reports.

"Transforming"
Expo Takes On "Silos"

Finnegan Schick Photo Hundreds hit brainstorming session on making a better city. Finnegan Schick reports.

The Fight Continues

Contributed Photo Vs. women’s reproductive cancers. Staff reports.

"We're Bringing
Home The Gold!"

Markeshia Ricks Photo The Hawks get a City Hall send-off. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Dem Slate Nominated

Branford: marcia chambers reports.

Katherine Whiting Rae, 101

Loving family traveled to be with her at her death: obit.

Today’s Debates

DPW ... Mystery ... Artspace ... Words

Locals Picked To Build By The River

by Paul Bass | Jul 31, 2015 5:20 pm | Comments (19)

Paul Bass Photo The city has chosen homegrown New Haven tech over national big-box retail in selecting a developer for a 6.95-acre property that used to house a state bus depot.

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John Slade Ely House Sale Put On Hold

by Allan Appel | Jul 31, 2015 11:12 am | Comments (5)

Allan Appel Photo (Updated 4:06 p.m.) Dreama Gasaway and her six-strong Wells Fargo team of bankers and lawyers sat on one side of the room.

The former curators, lawyers, and the newly formed Friends of the John Slade Ely House (JSEH) sat on the other. The friends came determined that the building cannot be sold. Period.

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CEO Chief Reveals, Rebuts Accusations

by Paul Bass | Jul 30, 2015 7:29 pm | Comments (12)

Police were called to City Hall Thursday afternoon after supporters of New Haven’s embattled fair-hiring director crashed a closed-door board meeting called to weigh her fate.

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Torso Found; Roberson Had Been Squatting

by Paul Bass & Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 4:52 pm | Comments (8)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Courtesy Sherell Nesmith The sister of a dismembered homeless man had mixed feelings upon learning Thursday that police have recovered a torso from a former Salvation Army building that had become home to squatters.

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White People Cheer On Bernie

by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 30, 2015 8:03 am | Comments (37)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Kristin Barber was a New Haven Republican for nine years, serving on the GOP Town Committee. On the busiest grassroots night so far in the 2016 presidential campaign, she joined crowds of New Haveners Wednesday launching local efforts to propel a socialist to the White House.

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Board of Ed Divided On Hiring

by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 29, 2015 4:50 pm | Comments (18)

Aliyya Swaby Photo The Board of Education voted to hire from within to fill three top positions—as two board members split from the pack to vote nay, adding to growing criticism about how the schools superintendent is filling positions.

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Car Non-Chase Becomes A Foot Chase

by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 29, 2015 11:03 am | Comments (1)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Officer Derek Huelsman was cruising in his squad car on Day Street near George Street when he saw a white Toyota Avalon with four people in it traveling down George.

“As soon as they saw me, the two in the front,” Huelsman said, “looked as if they’d seen a ghost.”

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City Rewards Good Driving With Samosas

by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 28, 2015 3:22 pm | Comments (17)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Officer Hector Valentin wrote a woman a warning for breezing through the Orange and Court Street crosswalk without stopping for pedestrian.

“But I didn’t notice the crosswalk!” the woman told Valentin (pictured), looking confused.

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“Lala” Shot Dead On Front Porch

by Paul Bass | Jul 28, 2015 12:32 pm | Comments (4)

Paul Bass Photo Family Photo The sound of bullets firing woke Diane Ratchford to a nightmare at 4 a.m. Tuesday.

She “was sleeping good” inside her third-floor apartment at 848 Congress Ave. next door to California Market when “I heard four shots.”

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Father & Son Tackle Fire Academy Together

by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 28, 2015 11:46 am | Comments (4)

Markeshia Ricks Photo “Giansanti and Giansanti!” New Haven Fire Academy Assistant Drillmaster Antonio Almodovar called out. “The both of you. Front and center.”

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Policing Issue
Aug 2, 2015 11:30 am
Address: 265 College Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 7

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Private Property Issue
Aug 2, 2015 10:15 am
Address: 1615 Chapel St New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 5

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