- Derby Students Recognized For Leadership Abilities
- by STAFF | May 22, 2013 4:26 pm
- The Connecticut Association of Boards of Education and the Derby Board of Education recognized four outstanding students Thursday night.
- Griffin Gets Grant For Car Seats And Bike Helmets
- by STAFF | May 22, 2013 4:18 pm
- Griffin Hospital in Derby recently received a $7,500 grant from the BJ’s Charitable Foundation. Griffin Hospital’s Community Outreach and Parish...more »
- Two Derby Women Graduate From Sacred Heart’s Doctor Of Nursing Practice
- by STAFF | May 22, 2013 3:53 pm
- Congratulations are in order for two Derby women who graduated Saturday (May 18) from the inaugural “Doctor of Nursing Practice” from Sacred Heart...more »
- Narrowly Tailored Bill Seeks To Keep Some Newtown Records Secret
- May 22, 2013 6:03 pm
- Draft legislation released by the governor’s office calls for making special exceptions to the state’s Freedom of Information law as it applies...more »
- Second Challenge To CT’s New Gun Law Filed
- May 22, 2013 4:24 pm
- Two gun rights organizations, six individuals, and two gun stores filed a lawsuit Wednesday asking a federal court to strike down state’s new...more »
- OP-ED | National Popular Vote Plan Would Make Connecticut Voters Count in Presidential Elections
- May 22, 2013 4:13 pm
- I have lived and voted in three cities since I turned 18: New Haven, New York City, and Washington, D.C.While I have been extremely proud to call...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.
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Eugene M. Kenny, Jr., 49, of New Haven, departed this life May 14, 2013.
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Warren Darius Ligon, 44, of New Haven, passed away on May 10, 2013.
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Campaign notebook: Nemerson’s non-“transparency”; 4 get Local 34 invites. Paul Bass reports.
A photog collective checks out the surprises in each other’s work in Spectra 2013. Allan Appel reports.
Online petition targets energy-drink marketing to kids. TIA reports.
Farewell kids’ forts, hello new homes—with $1.5M the guv’s sending us. Allan Appel reports.
The latest courtroom follies in the murder case of Lishan Wang. marcia chambers reports.
Edgewood School, Chapel Haven students connect through art & writing. David Sepulveda reports.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 22, 2013 3:23 pm | Comments (2)
As she launches a reelection bid, East Rock Alderman Jessica Holmes said she’s making one change this time around—running without money from political action committees.
by Paul Bass | May 22, 2013 12:46 pm
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 (8)
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 (48)
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)
(Updated 5:34 p.m.) 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.
by Staff | May 21, 2013 8:04 am | Comments (15)
On his first day of trying to eat for under $5, Chris Murphy found the first sustenance he could afford en route to a flight at 1 p.m.—and he had to forgo the schmear.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 20, 2013 4:22 pm | Comments (30)
New Haven’s population is on the rise, along with a 17-foot-skinny new Newhallville home that may offer a glimpse of the densely packed neighborhoods of the city’s past—and future.
by Melissa Bailey | May 20, 2013 8:14 am | Comments (33)
Sundiata Keitazulu took the city bus Sunday to a mayoral candidates’ debate—and discovered many of his opponents had not done so in years, in part, they said, because of a “broken” transit system.
by Melissa Bailey | May 19, 2013 8:25 pm | Comments (5)
A little drizzle didn’t stop “Action Jackson,” Spiderman, the Mob Squad, and far-flung drill teams from rolling, stomping and roaring down Dixwell Avenue Sunday for the annual Freddie Fixer parade.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 18, 2013 9:30 pm | Comments (15)
As she formally launched her campaign for mayor amid balloons and cotton candy in Edgewood Park, state Sen. Toni Harp promised to build a “new New Haven” free of “political favoritism.”