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Here Comes The Grub

In the Sunday arts & culture mix.

Shine On,
You Crazy Diamond

Reviewing both The Machine and the ambiance at the new College Street Music Hall, Chris Arnott reports.

May Day Rally Unites Activists For Justice

Event draws Raging Grannies and anti-nuclear visitors from Japan. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Brackeen Questions
Outdoor Smoking Ban

Paul Bass Photo Cites fines, impact on racial minorities. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Goodfellas Accused Of
Wage Theft, Harassment

30 protesters crash dinner, after suit filed. David Sepulveda reports.

Today’s Debates

Probe ... Ribs ... Dues ... Prez ... Hall ... ESUMS ... Common Core ...

Math Matters

Why? Josiah Brown reports.

Costco’s Cost Sought

Third hearing draws 100. Diana Stricker & Marcia Chambers report.

Malloy Blasts His
Own Party's Tax Vote

Stage set for tough negotiations over raising rates on corporations & the rich. Mark Pazniokas reports.

Music Hall Gets
Green Light To Open

Jane Snaider Photo With hours to spare before concerts start. Paul Bass reports.

Velvet Remembered

KATHLEEN CEI PHOTO In song on Sunday; and in this article: Chris Arnott reports.

Morris And Sword
Bring Up The Sun

Brian Slattery Photo Usher in May Day in the park. Brian Slattery reports.

Call Him Grand
Marshal For A Day

Thomas McMillian Photo Lucas will lead this year’s Freddie Fixer; jam-packed weekend planned May 8-10. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Welcomes The Young

Lucy Gellman reports.

Ruby Lee Moore, 90

Ruby worked at the United Illuminating Co. in the accounting department: obit.

Best Video, Institute
Library Join Forces

Lucy Gellman reports.

A Craigslist Set-up?

And was that Centerplan trespasser really looking for a bathroom at 1:55 a.m.? Staff reports.

Artspace Soars To Cloud 9

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO David Sepulveda reports.

Singers Cast
Spell On Cafe Nine

New Havener-by-Chile Catalina Gonzalez wins over the crowd. Brian Slattery reports.

Kennedy Goes Green

Marcia Chambers Photo Pushes environmental bills. marcia chambers reports.

Yale Union Dues Rise

For Local 34 members, 14 cents an hour. Staff reports.

Food Truck Festival
Rolling Into Long Wharf

Paul Bass Photos Foodies will fress to help the city boost small business. Paul Bass reports.

Step 1: Raise Taxes On
Corporations & The Rich

Key State Senate panel votes a budget fix that also reforms PILOT & car taxes. Keith M. Phaneuf reports.

Today's Legal Notice

5/7 Finance hearing.

The Word Grows Up

Lucy Gellman reports.

After 61 Years, Mr. Reaves Passes The Clippers

by Paul Bass | May 1, 2015 2:32 pm | Comments (2)

Paul Bass Photos As Mike Balcombe sat in George Reeves’ Dixwell Avenue barber’s chair, a generational change was in the offing.

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ESUMS Crew: Cuts Don’t Compute

by Aliyya Swaby | May 1, 2015 8:24 am | Comments (14)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Parents from high-performing Engineering and Science University Magnet School (ESUMS) are asking why the Board of Ed plans to reduce its funding next year while boosting support for other schools.

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“Fighter” Ascended Quietly To Top Post

by Paul Bass | Apr 30, 2015 3:22 pm | Comments (3)

Paul Bass Photo As Tyisha Walker assumed New Haven’s second most powerful elected position, she thought back to a Barnard School third-grader and a single mom arriving late for work at Yale Commons cafeteria.

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Crash Kills Preservationist Scholar

by Paul Bass | Apr 30, 2015 12:04 pm | Comments (6)

BFD Photo harvard.edu Peter Dobkin Hall, an East Rock preservationist known nationally as an expert on not-for-profit organizations, died early Thursday in a crash on I-95 in Branford.

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Parkgoers Prepare To Butt Out

by Allan Appel | Apr 30, 2015 8:10 am | Comments (3)

Allan Appel Photo Maria Quinonez said she’ll abide by an imminent new law banning smoking in the park, but that won’t get her to quit.


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As Common Core Looms, Schools Up Tech Game

by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 29, 2015 4:54 pm | Comments (3)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Donna Carlson was a nervous wreck before her Clinton Avenue School fourth-graders took the Common Core field test last year. She worried not that her students would fail at using the necessary online tools for the test—but that she would.

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2 More Face Discipline In Police Probe

by Paul Bass | Apr 29, 2015 7:50 am | Comments (6)

Aliyya Swaby Photo The repercussions of an embarrassing episode involving a rookie cop continue even after her firing.

Police Chief Dean Esserman has decided to discipline two more officers in connection with the case and to confer with a third about his failure to follow department rules.

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Board of Ed OKs New Budget

by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 28, 2015 12:16 pm | Comments (8)

Aliyya Swaby File Photo Board of Education members unanimously approved a proposed $425 million budget for the upcoming fiscal year. Wednesday, it heads to the Board of Alders.

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Timing Was Right For Hill South Duo

by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 27, 2015 12:14 pm | Comments (3)

Markeshia Ricks Photo New Haven police officers Keron Bryce and Osvaldo Garcia were arresting a suspect and about to send him downtown in the prisoner transport van, when they heard a sound that neither man will ever forget.

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Students Launch School-Board Campaigns

by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 27, 2015 8:13 am | Comments (4)

Aliyya Swaby Photos When Isabel Quezada lists all the extracurricular activities she pursues , “people think I’m amazing and great,” she said. But the budding public office-seeker wants to people to know that’s not true—that it’s New Haven itself that’s amazing and great.

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Events Calendar


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dirtbikes, dirtbikes, dirtbikes
May 3, 2015 9:53 pm
Address: 37 Grand Avenue New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 3

Dirtbikes, pulling wheelies, terrorizing children in parks and street, the usual mayhem....

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Missing cat
May 3, 2015 9:40 pm
Address: Livingston And Cold Spring
Rating: 4

Mikey - 7 yo, 15 lb neutered. Very friendly and mellow. Lost since last night. REWARD

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