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Today’s Debates

Tweed ... B? ... GESO ... 1st Niagara

Pols Pressed On Tweed

Allan Appel Photo Allan Appel reports.

Burglar Steals Gun,
Leaves Liqueur Bottle

Staff reports.

Joseph J. Hull, 79

Longtime city worker raised African violets and Siamese cats: obit.

1st-Time Candidate
Targets Young Voters

Emma Zehner reports.

In West Hills, DeLauro
Helps Malloy Rally Seniors

Markeshia Photos Markeshia Ricks reports.

Yale Puts Limits
On Travel To & From
"Ebola-Affected" Nations

Staff reports.

Q Poll: 43-42

Guv’s race basically tied again.

"I'm So Terrified"

Pre-murder text messages read as campaign launched to encourage domestic violence victims to seek help. Paul Bass reports.

Man Carjacked, Abducted

Staff reports.

Georgianna A. Miller, 87

Funeral Thursday: obit.

Today's Legal Notices

10/28 Tax Abatement & Community Development hearings.
10/29 Finance Committee hearing on firefighter contract.

Frannessa V. Holland, 53

Funeral Thursday: obit.

Sylvia Rowe, 73

Sylvia was a member of St. Matthew’s UFWB Church: obit.

Today’s Debates

O’Connell ... Brewery Sq. ... Sub- substation ... Elicker Endorsement

Question On Fees Holds
Up Brewery Sq. Rescue

Thomas MacMillan Photo Markeshia Ricks reports.

Brackeen: New Police
Sub-Substation Needed

Markeshia RIcks Photo Would a Davis St. School outpost help cut crime in Upper Westville? Markeshia Ricks reports.

Creek “Village” Pondered

Diana Stricker reports.

Foley, Malloy, Visconti
Vow To "Listen" To Latinos

At a long-distance debate on Latino issues. Staff reports.

Cheers! For A Candidate

“Cliff” the mailman stumps for Phil from Home Depot. Ethan Fry reports.

William Lee, 88

Lee worked for Charles Smith and Son Construction Co.: obit.

Today’s Debates

Mallelicker ... Maps ... DUI ... Crane

Dye-Soaked Pizza
Dough Leads To Arrest

Of alleged Webster Bank branch robber. Staff reports.

Music Haven Duo Departing

Paul Bass PhotoChange coming to one of city’s most vibrant arts outfits. Staff reports.

Eblens Advances

City Plan OKs Whalley zoning changes. Aliyya Swaby reports.

Freed Man Faces Last-Ditch Effort To Re-Jail Him

by Paul Bass | Oct 22, 2014 5:01 pm

Paul Bass Photo Eight months after a judge ordered him freed from jail, Scott Lewis returned to a courtroom— this time in a suit and tie—to watch lawyers and a visiting federal appeals panel debate his fate.

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Viewers “Swoon”

by David Sepulveda | Oct 22, 2014 3:45 pm | Comments (2)

David Sepulveda Photo Splashing wheat paste in all directions, international street artist Swoon took only minutes to complete what in another era may have been considered an act of vandalism, not art. But she came to New Haven by invitation—and left her mark.

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Students: Grades Shouldn’t Matter For Board Seat

by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 22, 2014 1:43 pm | Comments (4)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Maybe they should have to write a short speech, or make a video. But students running for a seat on New Haven’s Board of Education shouldn’t have to earn B or C averages, citywide student council leaders concluded.

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Inspired By NYU, GESO Reemerges In Force

by Paul Bass | Oct 21, 2014 9:24 pm | Comments (23)

Paul Bass Photo From the governor on down, top Connecticut Democrats joined well over 1,000 New Haveners in taking over a block of College Street Tuesday night to jump-start a revival of the quest to unionize Yale’s graduate-student teachers.

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With Bank Closing, Westville Takes Another Hit

by Paul Bass | Oct 21, 2014 2:45 pm | Comments (13)

Paul Bass Photo John Vigliotti walked to the bank as usual Tuesday to transfer money—only to learn from a friendly teller that he’ll soon need to drive to Woodbridge instead.

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Next Stop: Karma

by Carl Jordan Castro, Hannah Spreckley, & Alexander Roberts | Oct 21, 2014 1:15 pm | Comments (1)

Carl Jordan Castro photo One started relying on the bus when her boyfriend sold their car. Another had no choice thanks to the tax collector.

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GOP Longshot Says Voters Deserve A Choice

by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 20, 2014 3:01 pm | Comments (6)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Only one steely-eyed door-opener interrupted Jim O’Connell mid-sentence Saturday, refused his flyer, and declared, “Sorry, I’m a stone Democrat.”

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“Homeboys” Who Made It Circle Back To Dixwell

by David Sepulveda | Oct 20, 2014 11:21 am | Comments (3)

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTOS Some of the scrapbook photos bore scratches, creases and frayed edges. The memories they evoked and the smiles they elicited, were as clear as the day the pictures were snapped. 

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Will This Endorsement Count?

by Paul Bass | Oct 19, 2014 3:44 pm | Comments (48)

To translate a prize endorsement into votes, Dannel P. Malloy came to New Haven Sunday seeking to convert skeptical independent-minded voters like Eric Hermes.

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How We Got Here

by Jonathan Hopkins | Oct 17, 2014 12:39 pm | Comments (15)

Welcome to the age of the “city-region.”

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Policing Issue
Oct 23, 2014 4:51 am
Address: Parmelee Avenue New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Rating: 1

Drug-dealers and prostitutes use this area 24/7, but especially at night, to conduct...

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Policing Issue
Oct 23, 2014 2:49 am
Address: 1-19 Academy Street New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Rating: 1

There is a daily/nightly homeless presence in Wooster Square Park. That in and of...

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