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Liquor Store
Loophole Closed

Google MapsFor blocks across from Green. Markeshia Ricks reports.

Today’s Debates

Attendance ... Healing ... Trail ...

NHPS Musicians Shine

At Sprague. David Sepulveda reports.

Fred Anthony, 86

Fred was a construction worker and sang with Gospel Travelers and Marian Gospel Singers: obit.

Candy-Caffeine
Binge Produces 23 Films

From the 48-hour film project, Thomas Breen reports.

Former People's Caucusers
Endorse Ward 1 Challenger

Staff reports.

Branford Fire
Chief Sworn In

Mary Johnson Photo marcia chambers reports.

Back To School
Rally Draws Crowd

Staff reports.

Today’s Debates

470 James ... JSEH ... Puerto Rico ... Knucklehead ... Dog Man ... Batty

Trailblazers Clear Way
For A Mill River Path

Finnegan Schick Photo Finnegan Schick reports.

Man Dies After
Fight On Front Steps

Paul Bass Photo Detectives seek clues to what happened. Staff reports.

The Heights Goes
Batty, In A Good Way

Allan Appel reports.

Green Thumb Challenge
Comes To Fair Haven

Lucy Gellman Photo Lucy Gellman reports.

City’s Green Spaces Grow

Bus tour finds gems both hidden and wide open. Finnegan Schick reports.

Hearts Tickled,
Souls Opened

Through “music interventions.” Lucy Gellman reports.

We'll Miss You,
Hot Dog Man

Patricia Villers reports.

2 Beaches Contaminated

marcia chambers reports.

Common Ground Breaks Ground

Staff reports.

Cops Catch Alleged
Knucklehead Who
Fled Through My Yard

Eugene Driscoll reports.

Puerto Ricans Seek Economic Jumpstart

Aliyya Swaby Photo Aliyya Swaby reports.

Today’s Debates

Bernie ... CEO ... Torso ... NHPS ... Lala ... Sam ... Anchor ... Silos ... Dad-Son ... Ratings ... Smith ...

Torso Search Turns
Up Squatter; Man Arrested

Markeshia Ricks File PhotoQuestioned about Roberson’s murder. Staff reports.

YouthStat Kids Start
Careers At Summer School

Aliyya Swaby reports.

Thomas Re-Emerges

Finnegan Schick Photo Finnegan Schick reports.

"Homegrown" Politician
Enters Mayoral Race

Finnegan Schick Photo Ron Smith declares independent candidacy; Keitazulu submits petitions. Finnegan Schick reports.

Bregamos Play Headed to Atlanta Festival

by David Sepulveda | Aug 4, 2015 1:13 pm

Contributed Photo 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.

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Colon Shows Up Most, Staggers & Spears Least

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.

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Families Pay A Price In New Haven’s Sister City

by Sebastian Medina-Tayac | Aug 3, 2015 5:11 pm | Comments (1)

Sebastian Medina-Tayac Photos
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.

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Where Does The Healing Start?

by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 3, 2015 2:13 pm | Comments (11)

Markeshia Ricks Photo “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.”

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Locals Picked To Build By The River

by Paul Bass | Jul 31, 2015 5:20 pm | Comments (41)

Paul Bass Photo 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.

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John Slade Ely House Sale Put On Hold

by Allan Appel | Jul 31, 2015 11:12 am | Comments (8)

Allan Appel Photo (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.

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CEO Chief Reveals, Rebuts Accusations

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.

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Torso Found; Roberson Had Been Squatting

by Paul Bass & Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 4:52 pm | Comments (8)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Courtesy Sherell Nesmith 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.

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White People Cheer On Bernie

by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 30, 2015 8:03 am | Comments (37)

Aliyya Swaby Photo 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.

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Board of Ed Divided On Hiring

by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 29, 2015 4:50 pm | Comments (18)

Aliyya Swaby Photo 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.

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Potholes
Aug 4, 2015 6:53 pm
Address: 103 Grove Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 5

This is more of a sink hole rather than a pothole. This morning a person was seen...

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Hangers
Aug 4, 2015 6:50 pm
Address: 20 Batter Terrace New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 1

Large cracked tree limb resting on corner of our roof.

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