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Prospect Street Closure
• Between Sachem & Edwards, Thursday 7 a.m. through Sunday 4 p.m. so Yale can erect a crane.
• Cyclists and pedestrians will have access from 4 p.m. to 7 a.m. each day.
Meanwhile, he’s greeted in office by a Confederate flag flap. Mark Pazniokas reports.
Fireworks go off without a hitch; East Rock summit closed for safety reasons. Lucy Gellman reports.
Polls Remain Open
by Paul Bass | Jul 7, 2015 2:31 pm
Bernie Sanders is giving Hillary Clinton a run for her money—and Clinton’s most prominent New Haven backer says that’s great.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 7, 2015 11:08 am | Comments (1)
Brianna Rigsbee and Tiffany Fullerton battled congenital blindness and cancer, respectively—and made it to college with high grades and some scholarship money.
by Paul Bass | Jul 6, 2015 5:05 pm | Comments (2)
The city has ordered a Fair Haven auto-wrecking operation to clean up a public street it illegally turned into a junkyard.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 6, 2015 9:01 am | Comments (5)
If a two-hour neighborhood meeting is any indication, the cops might be winning more of the daily crime battles in Newhallville than the larger challenge of convincing people that “community policing” is different from the kick-in-the-door, military-style practices of the past.
by Paul Bass | Jul 2, 2015 2:49 pm | Comments (5)
The veteran Hill patrolman shepherded the rookie across Congress Avenue. “I’m going to introduce you,” he said, “to the Pringles.”
by Aneurin Canham-Clyne and Shauntasia Hicks | Jul 2, 2015 12:17 pm | Comments (14)
Wilbur Cross High School is the largest school in New Haven, and is supposedly a center of diversity. Cross routinely has assemblies celebrating the school’s diversity, and a whole section of the school is called the International Academy.
However, the school is divided, in part by the Advanced Placement Program.
by Paul Bass | Jul 1, 2015 3:19 pm
Stacy Spell used to track down gang members like the ones staring at him, so he could lock them up. This time he had a different mission.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 1, 2015 1:32 pm | Comments (1)
The Guzman siblings used to knead and bake sweet, nutty pan de fiesta to sell at festivals in their home town of Tlaxcala, Mexico.
When they moved to New Haven, they brought the party to Grand Avenue.
by Paul Bass | Jul 1, 2015 7:46 am | Comments (25)
The latest candidate to enter this year’s first-ever Board of Education elections sends his daughter to private school — which, he said, is a reason he’s running.
by David Sepulveda | Jun 30, 2015 1:28 pm | Comments (15)
A day after the Obama administration celebrated a new era in civil rights for the LGBT community, bathing the White House in luminous rainbow-colored hues, a crowd gathered at Morris Cove’s Pardee Seawall in New Haven to witness the marriage of Mischa Johnson (left) and Betty Baisden (right), pillars of the local community who also happen to be a transgender couple.