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State money gets cogenerators cranking at the old YWCA, now The Connection. Aliyya Swaby reports.
New Haven man accused of illegally dismantling vehicles & shipping parts to his native Iraq. Ethan Fry reports.
What happens when Thomas Hart Benton meets Elvis for a scotch and soda in the back of a bar? From Cafe Nine, Lucy Gellman reports.
A burglar made off with a cherished bike. Eli Greer kept hoping to find it. Paul Bass reports.
Health center is 1 of 3 nationally to receive grant to expand screenings for underserved communities. Jordi Gassó reports.
• Fabric-sexy show finishes run at Westville’s DaSilva.
• 24-foot Lichtenstein-esque outdoor piece appears across the street.
David Sepulveda reports.
Also: Weed-buyer mugged; Lt. Miller nabs alleged burglar. Weekend round-up: Staff reports.
by Paul Bass | Oct 1, 2014 12:18 pm | Comments (2)
(Updated) Elm City Market will no longer be a co-op, but it will remain a downtown grocery store with the same employees, like Eddie Diaz and Lesche’ Brunson, working there—and owning a piece of the action.
by Jordi Gassó | Oct 1, 2014 10:49 am
Sun filtered through stained-glass windows, bathing pews with white light as congregation members took their seats.
by Paul Bass | Sep 30, 2014 6:11 pm | Comments (5)
Embattled Assistant Fire Chief Pat Egan wasn’t physically present at the monthly meeting of the Board of Fire Commissioners, but his presence pervaded the room.
by Allan Appel | Sep 30, 2014 12:22 pm | Comments (3)
That’s the term the Coast Guard is using to explain the presence of a long yellow boom that has been deployed about mid-point in the Mill River between the Chapel Street and Grand Avenue bridges in front of English Station.
by Paul Bass | Sep 29, 2014 10:46 pm | Comments (29)
A newly unveiled plan to finish blowing up New Haven’s downtown mini-highway enlists subtle cues to stop drivers from mowing down cyclists and pedestrians: narrower lanes, bigger sidewalks, city-style streetlights, and a green urban-design version of a “hug.”
by Paul Bass | Sep 29, 2014 3:24 pm | Comments (9)
The Harp administration has decided to sell five city-owned properties to five different kinds of buyers representing five different approaches to rebuilding neighborhoods.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 29, 2014 7:59 am | Comments (13)
Officers Michelle Dobson and Dana Martin headed to Newhallville to convince a group of “unlikely candidates” to become cops.
by Paul Bass | Sep 24, 2014 3:00 pm | Comments (1)
Without a public announcement, Yale-New Haven has begun building a “groundbreaking” research and treatment center at its St. Raphael campus aimed in part at aging baby boomers battling bad hips, broken backs, multiple sclerosis or Parkinson’s disease.
by Paul Bass | Sep 24, 2014 12:45 pm | Comments (3)
When you hear about the governor who gave New Haven’s largest high school its name, you never hear about a state-commissioned report that would have carried out a Nazi-style ethnic cleansing campaign in Connecticut. One group in town says it’s time you did.
by Jordi Gassó | Sep 24, 2014 8:05 am | Comments (2)
Neighbors might soon be able to take a stroll down a walkway honoring the memory of a Wooster Square champion.