by Paul Bass | Apr 14, 2014 4:30 pm | Comments (2)
Rey Harp carried some campaign flyers from one side of Goodrich Street to the other—arguing that the two sides belong together.
by Paul Bass | Apr 14, 2014 1:58 pm | Comments (3)
At all other press conferences, the mayor answers questions. At this press conference, the mayor opened a box of matzah.
by Paul Bass | Apr 11, 2014 5:01 pm | Comments (2)
Three separate murders of young men have “devastated” Nora Lacks this year. And it’s only April.
by Paul Bass | Apr 11, 2014 5:00 pm | Comments (17)
The firefighters union, which endorsed Toni Harp’s campaign for mayor, has taken her to court to try to block her appointment of the new director of the city’s 911 emergency communications center.
by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 11, 2014 12:08 pm | Comments (6)
Senior Brandon Crowder went from an F to an A in math class not by studying harder or getting a tutor — but by sitting silently in the dark, twice a day.
by Melissa Bailey | Apr 11, 2014 8:10 am | Comments (16)
Amid concern that New Haven is inviting baseless lawsuits, a panel voted 3-1 to approve a contentious $285,000 settlement with a firefighter who was losing a legal battle with the city.
by Allan Appel | Apr 10, 2014 3:23 pm | Comments (5)
A probation supervisor came to Gary Henderson’s door on a mission—not to throw him back in jail, but to prevent him from becoming the next young New Havener shot to death.
by Melissa Bailey | Apr 10, 2014 12:24 pm | Comments (31)
“Do you want to change your testimony about these numbers?” asked the trial lawyer.
No, replied the witness.
by Melissa Bailey | Apr 10, 2014 8:19 am | Comments (10)
Two parents slapped a high-five in the hallway.
“You got into Elm City, too?”
by Paul Bass | Apr 9, 2014 3:02 pm | Comments (19)
A newly elected mayor sat in a pew at Beulah Heights First Pentecostal Church on Orchard Street to join a community in mourning a gunned-down child. A realization hit: That’s what this job is about.