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Engineering-science school’s students helped Svigals design their new home. Allan Appel reports.
Alders give permission to accept free federal help, too late for fall planting. Aliyya Swaby reports.
Takes no chances this time—brings along 30 pies from Joey D’s. Allan Appel reports.
He sets the foundation as Ravi Coltrane & co. soar at Sprague Hall. Lucy Gellman reports.
What’s fun—& mind-blowing—every night this week: Chris Arnott reports.
163 years later, builder of Long Wharf gets his due. Aliyya Swaby reports.
by David Sepulveda | Sep 16, 2014 4:52 pm | Comments (2)
Satchel Ramos watched aerosol-paint artist Josh Griffin create a mural-sized portrait of jazz great Wynton Marsalis. One day, Satchel said, I hope you paint my portrait, too.
Five years later, Griffin did. Sadly, Satchel was not around to see it. Lots of other people were.
by Staff | Sep 16, 2014 2:51 pm | Comments (3)
William MacMullen discovered an unused underground conduit—and came upon a way to spread free wi-fi in the heart of New Haven.
by Allan Appel | Sep 16, 2014 1:38 pm | Comments (3)
Before Lisa Fitch sells her Fair Haven Marina she hopes to make another sale, for only one dollar: to preserve the historic oyster barge that has long been on the property.
by Carl Jordan Castro | Sep 15, 2014 4:31 pm
As I walked toward the bus stop,near the corner of Dixwell Avenue and Skiff Street, memories from walking through the streets of New York filled my head: Broken shopping carts with trash inside, cigarette butts and old lottery tickets scattered around the bus stop shelter, much like the ones I’ve seen in New York.
by Lucy Gellman | Sep 15, 2014 12:01 pm | Comments (5)
Step one: Raise a pig. Name it Wilbur, or Charlotte, or Bubba if you’d prefer. Give it a long, good life.
Pick it out of a lineup when the time is right. Make the first cut. Then gut with honor, lifting the glittering organs to the heavens.
by Jordi Gassó | Sep 15, 2014 7:50 am | Comments (9)
The clock is ticking for two historic buildings on Howard Avenue facing demolition to make way for the new site of a Ronald McDonald House.
by Paul Bass | Sep 12, 2014 3:03 pm | Comments (11)
Say good-bye to the Elm City Market food co-op—and, most likely, hello to a new version of the market owned by its current managers.
by Paul Bass | Sep 12, 2014 12:04 pm | Comments (16)
Three companies are competing to build a “four-and-a-half-star” hotel at the old New Haven Coliseum site as part of the broader $400-plus million plan in the works there, according to developer Max Reim.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 12, 2014 7:57 am | Comments (19)
A two-story central atrium exhibiting community artwork and artifacts. Two “child development” activity rooms for young people. A teaching kitchen to host cooking classes. A rooftop patio with herb gardens for seniors. A music recording studio adjacent a teen lounge. A half-court gymnasium.
by Paul Bass | Sep 11, 2014 1:29 pm | Comments (1)
Gerard Bellamy won’t even need his bike anymore—he can walk the one block from his new home on Putnam Street to work at the Hill Fire Station.