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Jobs ... Rosa/Netanyahu ... Domestic Workers ... Park Butts ... Fire ...

City Adds $300K To
Tackle ... Oy ... More Snow

Staff reports.

Yale: Yale Cop
Did Nothing Wrong

Students dad, NYT’s Charles Blow, tweets “#sigh.” Staff reports.

The Building
Buck Stops Here

Melissa Bailey File PHoto Turcio named top city building official. Staff reports.

Fire Damages India Palace

Contributed Photo Staff reports.

Why Rosa Stayed Away

From Netanyahu’s speech to Congress. Staff reports.

Battle Of The Blues

Lucy Gellman Photo Lucy Gellman reports.

Race Meditation
Remains "Untitled"

Yale Cabaret Donald Brown reports.

Will All Roads
Lead To Costco?

Diana Stricker reports.

NHTheater Co.
Puts It All In "Doubt"

Donald Brown reports.

Man Burned In Fire Dies

Larry Grant Sr., 60, was pronounced dead in hospital; firefighters had rescued him in Saturday’s Dickerman Street blaze. (Full fire story here.)

Cats-In-Hats Bring
Fun-In-A-Box To School

Aliyya Swaby reports.

State May Give Uber
Another Year's Free Ride

Mark Pazniokas reports.

“Tagged,” Then Raped

Dating app involved in sexual assault on Edgewood Ave. Staff reports.

Man's Body Found
Hanging From Bridge

Above Sargent Drive medical parking lot. Staff reports.

Sally E. Terry, 95

Sally was a charter member of Community Baptist Church: obit.

Bound For Freetown

Paul Bass Photos City is sending 4 ambulances, $16K in medical supplies to Ebola-torn sister city. Paul Bass reports.

BAR Toasts Brubeck

Lucy Gellman reports.

Lawmakers Take Up
Domestic Workers' Cause

Markeshia Ricks Photo Markeshia Ricks reports.

Looney, Legislature
Target Health Care Changes

From consolidation to facility fees. Arielle Levin Becker reports.

Stan’s Gang Takes Five

Paul Bass Photo Staff reports.

7 Displaced In
Yet Another Fire

NHFD 4th in 2 days. Staff reports.

Jobs Return To The City

Mark Abraham & Mary Buchanan dive into the latest data.

Man Rescued In Fire;
Firefighter Hospitalized

NHFD Dickerman Street overnight blaze sends 2 to Bridgeport Burn Center.  Staff reports.

Daze & Amuse

Murals, international chat, & fear pervade the Sunday arts & culture mix.

Should Nick Get A “Second Look”?

by Michelle Hackman | Mar 3, 2015 3:40 pm

On a humid, overcast evening in July 1996, four teenaged boys sat on a front porch drinking malt liquor and playing spades. Early in the evening, one of the boys, 16-year-old Jason Casiano, confided in the others that he badly needed money and was contemplating robbing a store. Would they be willing to help? he asked.

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Parks, Schoolyards Could Become Smoke-Free

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 3, 2015 12:04 pm | Comments (9)

Need a cigarette break during a trip to Edgewood or East Shore Park? You might have to leave the premises to get your nicotine fix.

Continue reading ‘Parks, Schoolyards Could Become Smoke-Free’ »

LEAP Kids Head To Hartford To Make Budget Plea

by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 2, 2015 4:20 pm

Aliyya Swaby Photos Devonte Fletcher plans to bring a story to Hartford Tuesday, a story he hopes will convince state lawmakers not to gut the youth agency that has made a big difference in his life.

Continue reading ‘LEAP Kids Head To Hartford To Make Budget Plea’ »

Tempers Flare Over ... What?

by Lawrence Dressler | Mar 2, 2015 2:32 pm | Comments (1)

I got cursed out a few days ago by the inmate who teaches the anger management classes.

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A Marquee Rises On College Street

by Brian Slattery | Mar 1, 2015 11:45 am

Brian Slattery Photo At 9:30 a.m. Saturday, a moment 12 years in the making approached, as a crew put up the first part of the new marquee for the College Street Music Hall, formerly the Palace Theater.

“It’s still got to come another half-inch,” called one of the workmen. “Whoa! That’s a big-ass half inch!”

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In Dixwell Gym, Eyes Open

by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 27, 2015 2:00 pm

Markeshia Ricks Photo Gary Smikle pulled 13-year-old Sharmaine Donaldson out of the lineup. He swiped a punching mitt at her. Donaldson stepped back, but she never took her eyes off of him. She didn’t blink. She didn’t lose her fighting stance. She did not flinch or close her eyes.

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by Lawrence Dressler | Feb 27, 2015 12:15 pm

A new inmate arrived at the warehouse. As the prison tailor I was in charge of fitting him for new prison clothing.

Continue reading ‘Arrival’ »

City Wants Station Garage To House Bus Depot

by Paul Bass | Feb 27, 2015 8:05 am | Comments (11)

WZHA With the state now fully on board for building a long-promised second parking garage at Union Station, the city has added an idea to the mix: Combining it with a regional bus depot.

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Esserman Moves To Fire Rookie Cop

by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 26, 2015 3:11 pm | Comments (49)

Markeshia Ricks Photo A rookie New Haven cop not only allowed her ex-boyfriend to use her car to deal drugs after she was warned against it—she also maintained a relationship with a convicted murderer, according to an internal investigation that has led the police chief to seek her dismissal.

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Domestic Workers Sue Over Bias, Wage Theft

by Aliyya Swaby | Feb 26, 2015 3:05 pm | Comments (27)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Elvira Gutierrez Vargas said her bosses robbed her of the Christmas tips she received after spending more than 50 hours each week cleaning houses throughout New Haven for minimum wage.

Continue reading ‘Domestic Workers Sue Over Bias, Wage Theft’ »

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