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Harp Names New Community Services Chief

Behavioral health expert lured back to CT from Georgia. Staff reports.

Bank Robber Sought

NHPD Man with “crooked teeth” struck 2 banks. Staff reports.

Today’s Debates

Climber ... Senator ... Candidate ... Superintendent ... Sleep ...

“Banks” Cracks Under Pressure

Police roundup. Staff reports.

Schools Open
For Safe Spring Break

Allan Appel Photo Allan Appel reports.

"Emerging Leader"
Snags Asst. Principal Post

New effort to end last-minute shuffles at schools. Melissa Bailey reports.

Special Panel Sought

To probe treatment of kids under DCF protection after breaking law. Jacqueline Rabe Thomas reports.

"Poverty Wages" Decried

Yve Larrieu Photo Burger King. Sally E. Bahner reports.

Rent Rebates Available

Starting Tuesday. Staff reports.

"Afro-Vegan" Author
Sings, Cooks, Inspires

David Sepulveda reports.

Stranded Climber Rescued

From East Rock. Staff reports.

Murphy Rides The Q

Thomas MacMillan reports.

Truckers Seek Tax Break

Due to “brine” damage. Christine Stuart reports.

Today’s Debates

Suit ... Solar ... Shhh ... Supe

"This Dog Is
Attacking A Lot Of People"

Listen to the 911 calls about a pit bull attack on a 93-year-old woman. marcia chambers reports.

"Shared Solar" Inches
Its Way To Connecticut

Thomas MacMillan Photo Jan Ellen Spiegel reports.

Hearing Set On
Rte. 34W Surface Parking

Christopher Bockstael/ Svigals + Partners Staff reports.

Board Set To Vote
On Harries' Contract

Melissa Bailey Photo Melissa Bailey reports.

Palm Sunday
Jazzes Up Wooster Sq.

From the 2nd line, Allan Appel reports.

Light Sculptor Returns

David Sepulveda reports.

School’s Out—Fun’s In

Arnott’s tips on what to do this week.


Kathleen Cei Photo From the hall and then backstage at the Shubert, Kathleen Cei reports.

Prior Costco Site Up
For New Development

Diana Stricker Photo Wetlands concerns muddy the waters. Diana Stricker reports.

Believe In Mixologists

In this week’s arts & culture digest.

Burial In Puerto Rico

Nicolás Medina Mora reports.

Bowen Field Rehab Delayed Another Year

by Melissa Bailey | Apr 16, 2014 8:25 am

Melissa Bailey Photos Track runners and football players will have to wait until August 2015 to return to a renovated Bowen Field, as the city pursues a $4 million plan to haul away polluted debris to Ohio.

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Union Wants Answers On Sleep Center Deal

by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 15, 2014 2:35 pm | Comments (4)

Thomas MacMillan Photo Warning of “hospital monopolies,” a Yale union is asking the state to investigate Yale New-Haven Hospital’s plans to take over a recently shuttered sleep center.

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Superintendent Gives Up Sick-Day Perks

by Melissa Bailey | Apr 15, 2014 8:08 am | Comments (6)

Melissa Bailey Photo Superintendent Garth Harries will no longer be able to rack up and cash in 215 sick days, according to a new contract approved by the school board.

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A Candidate Un-Draws The Line

by Paul Bass | Apr 14, 2014 4:30 pm | Comments (2)

Rey Harp carried some campaign flyers from one side of Goodrich Street to the other—arguing that the two sides belong together.

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This News Briefing Was Different From All Others

by Paul Bass | Apr 14, 2014 1:58 pm | Comments (3)

Paul Bass Photo At all other press conferences, the mayor answers questions. At this press conference, the mayor opened a box of matzah.

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For A 3rd Time, Death Came To Her Door

by Paul Bass | Apr 11, 2014 5:01 pm | Comments (2)

Paul Bass Photos Three separate murders of young men have “devastated” Nora Lacks this year. And it’s only April.

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Firefighters Sue Harp

by Paul Bass | Apr 11, 2014 5:00 pm | Comments (17)

Melissa Bailey Photo The firefighters union, which endorsed Toni Harp’s campaign for mayor, has taken her to court to try to block her appointment of the new director of the city’s 911 emergency communications center.

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TM Chills Out A High School

by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 11, 2014 12:08 pm | Comments (6)

Thomas MacMillan Photo Senior Brandon Crowder went from an F to an A in math class not by studying harder or getting a tutor — but by sitting silently in the dark, twice a day.

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Briscoe Settlement Approved, With A Warning

by Melissa Bailey | Apr 11, 2014 8:10 am | Comments (16)

Melissa Bailey Photo Amid concern that New Haven is inviting baseless lawsuits, a panel voted 3-1 to approve a contentious $285,000 settlement with a firefighter who was losing a legal battle with the city.

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New Haven Hustles To Keep Gary Alive

by Allan Appel | Apr 10, 2014 3:23 pm | Comments (5)

Allan Appel Photo A probation supervisor came to Gary Henderson’s door on a mission—not to throw him back in jail, but to prevent him from becoming the next young New Havener shot to death.

Continue reading ‘New Haven Hustles To Keep Gary Alive’ »

Events Calendar


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Illegal Dumping
Apr 14, 2014 9:40 am
Address: 1655-1799 Chapel Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 6

Construction debris - one large cabinet dismantled (3 or 4 pieces about 3 ft X 8...

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Tree Trimming
Apr 14, 2014 9:35 am
Address: 257 Quinnipiac Avenue New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 1

Off of Barnes Avenue take a right onto Quinnipiac Avenue, tree is located on the...

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