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First Niagara unloading 195 Church St., cashiering 150-200 managers. Paul Bass reports.
Leroy was a teacher by trade, cabinet maker, gardener and fisherman by avocation: obit.
117 will be home—not homeless—for the holidays, thanks to a community campaign. Allan Appel reports.
As plans perish or stall for a new home and two convenience stores. Aliyya Swaby reports.
Theater revivers, Creekers seek to settle differences. Diana Stricker & Marcia Chambers report.
Education commish, pushed out during campaign, gets new post in Rhode Island. Jacqueline Rabe Thomas reports.
by Paul Bass | Dec 19, 2014 2:07 pm | Comments (1)
The latest train traveler to get mugged at Church Street South couldn’t remember much about his attackers—at first.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 19, 2014 12:20 pm | Comments (3)
A judge sentenced a mastermind behind a multimillion-dollar ring that once dominated New Haven’s crack trade to 24 months in prison, after he helped the state lock up his underlings for more than a decade.
by Paul Bass | Dec 19, 2014 8:09 am | Comments (6)
Law enforcement has “called in” 164 gang members for a strict talking-to. It’s anyone’s guess how many showed up or went straight.
And the notorious Newhallville “R2” gang is still in business, if it ever went away.
by Aliyya Swaby | Dec 18, 2014 4:53 pm | Comments (9)
A loophole in zoning regulations is enabling a third liquor store to open on a single block across from the Green — unless neighbors succeed in shutting it down.
by Paul Bass | Dec 18, 2014 8:04 am | Comments (10)
Mayor Toni Harp has formally reprimanded Police Chief Dean Esserman for his conduct at a Yale-Army football game and put him on notice that similar behavior in the future will lead to “more severe consequences.”
by Aliyya Swaby | Dec 17, 2014 3:28 pm | Comments (23)
Yale has no current plans to build more graduate dorms beyond a planned six-story building on Elm Street, officials told community members.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 17, 2014 8:34 am | Comments (10)
The city inched closer to accepting a $1 million grant from the feds to make Newhallville a safer neighborhood—after the neighborhood’s representatives grilled the Harp administration’s point person and attached conditions.
by Paul Bass | Dec 16, 2014 4:16 pm | Comments (1)
Andrew Constantinou wasn’t a familiar face in Newhallville, but the devastation he helped wreak there earned him a five-year prison sentence.
by Paul Bass | Dec 16, 2014 2:24 pm | Comments (28)
New Haven’s police chief has decided against disciplining a lieutenant accused of violating department policies in a confrontation with a shopper in a Walmart parking lot.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 16, 2014 12:00 pm | Comments (1)
Cabbie Marixxa Berrios has a new reason to be cautious—someone has been robbing her fellow Union Station cabbies at knifepoint upon reaching his destination.