- Lawyer: Ansonia School Board Member Who Crashed Wasn’t Drunk
- by STAFF | May 24, 2013 4:30 pm
- The lawyer representing the Ansonia school board member charged last week with carrying a weapon while under the influence and drunk driving has...more »
- Malloy Announces $5 Million Available In School Security Grants
- by STAFF | May 24, 2013 3:08 pm
- Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Friday that $5 million in state grants are now available to municipalities for school security improvements.
- Tentative Budget Deal Reached
- May 24, 2013 8:41 pm
- Democratic leadership in the General Assembly and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy have reached a compromise “in principle” on a new, two-year state budget...more »
- School Safety Gets Boost In Funding
- May 24, 2013 5:16 pm
- U.S. Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan joined Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and members of Connecticut’s congressional delegation at a town...more »
posted: May 22, 2013 6:45 am
Brunilda Rivera Malave,74 of New Haven born September 6, 1938 to the late Jose Rivera and Talcida Malave passed away May 19, 2013.
posted: May 21, 2013 12:38 pm
Eugene M. Kenny, Jr., 49, of New Haven, departed this life May 14, 2013.
posted: May 17, 2013 10:20 am
Warren Darius Ligon, 44, of New Haven, passed away on May 10, 2013.
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Bearded gent’s family spotted his face in the Independent. Paul Bass reports.
Carolina gets a $24K Democracy Fund check; Nemerson comes out against tax hikes. Campaign notebook: Paul Bass & Melissa Bailey report.
Chris Murphy drops six pounds in four days—& gains a cause to champion. Staff reports.
First Suit Filed In
City law firm seeks to involve victims, families in investigation: Read complaint here.
Questions abound at Artspace’s ‘Toonskin. Allan Appel reports.
As a dad builds a new life after jail & his son’s murder. Allan Appel reports.
Campaign notebook: Nemerson’s non-“transparency”; 4 get Local 34 invites. Paul Bass reports.
Mitigation workshop draws crowd in Branford. Diana Stricker reports.
A photog collective checks out the surprises in each other’s work in Spectra 2013. Allan Appel reports.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 24, 2013 12:15 pm | Comments (43)
Amid dire warnings and readings from scripture, city lawmakers voted in favor of selling sections of High and Wall streets to Yale University for $3 million, forever. One more needed approval awaits.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 24, 2013 8:08 am | Comments (7)
An ancient black and gold cage elevator will once again carry you to the upper floors of 760 Chapel St., but you won’t find the fabrics and old-world charm of the Horowitz Bros. store up there anymore. You’ll find an array of new-media entrepreneurs bent over laptops.
by Melissa Bailey | May 23, 2013 4:07 pm | Comments (2)
High School in the Community’s undefeated basketball team hit nothing but net from the 3-point line—and got into hot water with the referees—in a high-scoring and high-tempered game against New Horizons.
by Paul Bass | May 23, 2013 12:54 pm | Comments (22)
New Haven’s mayoral campaign had its first celebrity sighting Thursday, as actor Danny Glover endorsed Henry Fernandez—and warned against school reform that puts too much emphasis on standardized tests.
by Allan Appel | May 23, 2013 11:20 am | Comments (8)
A downtown bus stop, outdoor art gallery and pocket park may no longer serve as a public urination spot as well.
by Christine Stuart | May 23, 2013 8:02 am | Comments (16)
The State Senate was prepared to vote on a bill, then decided to wait—until Toni Harp could take care of mayoral campaign business back in New Haven.
by Paul Bass | May 22, 2013 12:46 pm | Comments (2)
He didn’t wear a mask over his head. And he didn’t look young and anxious.
by Staff | May 22, 2013 8:53 am | Comments (9)
Chris Murphy voted Tuesday to try to keep the average food stamp recipient receiving $4.80 a day—then, stomach growling, he went home for a second straight supper of Ramen noodles.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 21, 2013 4:01 pm | Comments (61)
After an 83-year-old architecture professor was attacked at the Lilac Street building site of a Yale-designed house, the university plans to pull out the newly installed foundation—and has decided it’s just too dangerous to build a home in Newhallville.
by Paul Bass | May 21, 2013 12:00 pm | Comments (21)
After 20 years running City Hall, John DeStefano plans to move into an office a mile west on Whalley Avenue—to help run a community development bank he brought into existence.