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Fred was a construction worker and sang with Gospel Travelers and Marian Gospel Singers: obit.
Ron Smith declares independent candidacy; Keitazulu submits petitions. Finnegan Schick reports.
by David Sepulveda | Aug 4, 2015 1:13 pm
From the make-do space of Bregamos Community Theater (BCT), located at the end of a sunken industrial parking lot behind Fair Haven’s Erector Square, a new play has emerged to take its place among the pantheon of theatrical works being presented at major theater festival.
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 4, 2015 8:33 am | Comments (8)
When it came time to vote on city laws Monday night, Hill Alder Dolores Colon was right where she has been for every regular meeting this term: in her seat, ready to respond.
Quinnipiac Meadows Alder Richard Spears and West Rock Alder Carlton Staggers were nowhere to be found—again.
by Sebastian Medina-Tayac | Aug 3, 2015 5:11 pm | Comments (1)
First in a series.
San Francisco Tetlanohcan, Mexico — New Haven’s sister city south of the border shares about 10 to 15 percent of its population with us, and little else.
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 3, 2015 2:13 pm | Comments (11)
“We are traumatized and living traumatic experiences,” Howard K. Hill told a filled Bethel AME Church. “Some of us are in denial, and some of us are perpetuating the trauma.”
by Paul Bass | Jul 31, 2015 5:20 pm | Comments (41)
The city has chosen homegrown New Haven tech over national big-box retail in selecting a developer for a 6.95-acre property that used to house a state bus depot.
by Allan Appel | Jul 31, 2015 11:12 am | Comments (8)
(Updated 4:06 p.m.) Dreama Gasaway and her six-strong Wells Fargo team of bankers and lawyers sat on one side of the room.
The former curators, lawyers, and the newly formed Friends of the John Slade Ely House (JSEH) sat on the other. The friends came determined that the building cannot be sold. Period.
by Paul Bass | Jul 30, 2015 7:29 pm | Comments (12)
Police were called to City Hall Thursday afternoon after supporters of New Haven’s embattled fair-hiring director crashed a closed-door board meeting called to weigh her fate.
by Paul Bass & Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 4:52 pm | Comments (8)
The sister of a dismembered homeless man had mixed feelings upon learning Thursday that police have recovered a torso from a former Salvation Army building that had become home to squatters.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 30, 2015 8:03 am | Comments (37)
Kristin Barber was a New Haven Republican for nine years, serving on the GOP Town Committee. On the busiest grassroots night so far in the 2016 presidential campaign, she joined crowds of New Haveners Wednesday launching local efforts to propel a socialist to the White House.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 29, 2015 4:50 pm | Comments (18)
The Board of Education voted to hire from within to fill three top positions—as two board members split from the pack to vote nay, adding to growing criticism about how the schools superintendent is filling positions.