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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.
In Mae Ola Riddick’s memory. Allan Appel reports.
Henry, father to an asst. police chief, was a Marine vet and Immanuel Missionary Baptist Church member: obit.
A rousing musical last look before the British Arts Museum closes for a year of renovations. Lucy Gellman reports.
by Aliyya Swaby | Dec 18, 2014 12:15 pm
The City Plan Commission denied permission for a half-built house to be completed and gas station-convenience store to open on the east side and tabled a Newhallville convenience store proposal, after the three applicants failed to show up.
by Paul Bass | Dec 18, 2014 8:04 am | Comments (4)
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 (15)
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 (7)
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.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 15, 2014 3:27 pm | Comments (18)
Asked how long the State Street Bridge has been closed, Mezcal Restaurante Mexicano’s gregarious owner, Ricardo Trejo, rolled his eyes and sighed. “I’ve lost track of time,” he said.
by marcia chambers | Dec 15, 2014 1:56 pm | Comments (2)
While the nation debates whether to outfit cops with body cameras, Branford’s officers are already walking the walk—and praising the results.
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by Aliyya Swaby | Dec 15, 2014 8:06 am | Comments (4)
High-school students wanting to serve on New Haven’s Board of Education would have to petition for signatures from the peers—including from peers at other schools—according to the latest proposal about how to set up new elections.