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From Miss Pussycat’s night at Cafe Nine, Lucy Gellman reports.
As volunteers distributed close to 1,000 turkeys out of the Dixwell police substation. Markeshia Ricks reports.
“Sidney the Tailor,” a West River institution who kept the memory of the Holocaust alive, dies at 87: obit.
Gov. Malloy—as opposed to candidate Malloy—will have to cut spending or raise taxes after all to slash “surprise” deficit. Keith M. Phaneuf reports.
The Marriott make-nice tour continues. Aliyya Swaby reports.
by Allan Appel | Nov 26, 2014 11:53 am
Who says publishing isn’t a sweet industry any more?
It is when you’re bringing out a cookbook and you get to eat red velvet cake, chocolate balls, mud pie, popcorn, and cookies galore, based on your own family recipes.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 26, 2014 7:57 am | Comments (6)
Chanting ” No justice, no peace! No racist police!” as New Haven’s top cop and other officers looked on, hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the corner of Chapel and Church streets Tuesday evening to decry a criminal-justice system they say has failed.
by Paul Bass | Nov 25, 2014 5:13 pm | Comments (5)
City Hall got an early holiday present in the form of a larger-than-expected fee bounty for the construction of Yale’s new residential colleges.
by Paul Bass | Nov 25, 2014 1:52 pm | Comments (15)
As demonstrators filled the streets of cities nationwide to protest the outcome of a civil-rights case in Ferguson, Missouri, Connecticut’s two U.S. senators joined a march through downtown New Haven—to celebrate the opening of seven trendy new chain-store outlets.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 25, 2014 8:02 am | Comments (5)
An uproar from neighbors over a controversial landlord’s construction of new apartments led to a public admission of error by a city official—and a new zoning battle on the west side of town.
by Paul Bass | Nov 24, 2014 4:49 pm | Comments (2)
Two city government veterans are among the four finalists to oversee local government’s neighborhood anti-blight agency.
by Allan Appel | Nov 24, 2014 12:05 pm | Comments (9)
Green, blue, tangerine, tomato red, lavender, pop out lime, and yellow. This spectrum of colors soon may be a well-recognized pattern in our town—and in that order, from bottom to top—as you ascend from level to level on all city parking garages.
by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 24, 2014 8:14 am | Comments (1)
After two denials, the city will listen yet again to a builder’s proposal to construct more than 100 senior homes in the shadow of West Rock by the West River—this time chastened by a court ruling.
by Paul Bass | Nov 21, 2014 2:00 pm | Comments (22)
“Help! Help!” Bret Bird screamed. A dozen or more bystanders could see him being attacked. They could hear him.
by Paul Bass | Nov 21, 2014 11:53 am | Comments (1)
As the nation braced to confront the fallout of a racially-charged grand jury decision in Missouri, two prominent figures in New Haven’s African-American community called on successful black males to take the lead on rebuilding.