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As volunteers distributed close to 1,000 turkeys out of the Dixwell police substation. Markeshia Ricks reports.
From Miss Pussycat’s night at Cafe Nine, Lucy Gellman reports.
by Paul Bass | Nov 28, 2014 3:08 pm
The man who brought a detailed view of cities from around the world to the Hill neighborhood has a new mission: helping New Haveners bring their own city into view.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 28, 2014 12:01 pm | Comments (3)
Ricky Evans didn’t set out to run a BBQ food truck. He was climbing the ladder in Corporate America, and he wasn’t passionate about what he was doing.
by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 27, 2014 4:21 am | Comments (1)
Students were at first hesitant to eat one parent’s homemade Puerto Rican pasteles, but soon gobbled them down along with the traditional Thanksgiving turkey—part of a Fair Haven school’s continuing quest to involve kids’ families.
by Paul Bass | Nov 26, 2014 2:07 pm | Comments (1)
Mom didn’t believe her 30-year-old boyfriend would abuse her toddler. She didn’t believe he really abused kids in the past. So the cops stepped in.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 26, 2014 7:57 am | Comments (21)
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 (18)
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 (10)
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.