Sections

Neighborhoods

Features

WNHH Radio

Follow Us

NHI Newsletter

Some Favorite Sites

Government/ Community Links

Church Street South Evacuees Crammed In Hotel

by Markeshia Ricks & Aliyya Swaby | Aug 25, 2015 4:53 pm | Comments (8)

Markesha Ricks Photo Jessica Rivera said her four children don’t mind eating hotel restaurant food every day. But after two weeks of living in a single hotel room, they’re ready to go home—to Church Street South.

It doesn’t appear home will be ready for them any time soon.

Continue reading ‘Church Street South Evacuees Crammed In Hotel’ »

Principal Switch, Late News Cloud Hillhouse Start

by Aliyya Swaby | Aug 25, 2015 7:30 am | Comments (15)

Aliyya Swaby Photo The Board of Education voted to approve David Diah as the third principal of Hillhouse High School—less than a week after appointing someone else to that position.

Continue reading ‘Principal Switch, Late News Cloud Hillhouse Start’ »

Harp Blasts Northland, HUD

by Paul Bass | Aug 24, 2015 5:50 pm | Comments (14)

Paul Bass Photo The owners of the crumbling Church Street South will have a hard sell when they seek a deal to rebuild it, based on Mayor Toni Harp’s latest remarks about the controversial complex.

Continue reading ‘Harp Blasts Northland, HUD’ »

“Orange” Isn’t The New Black

by Staff | Aug 24, 2015 7:28 am | Comments (2)

Thomas MacMillan Photo Paul Bass Photo Beatrice Codianni and Babz Rawls-Ivy met in prison. Now they have a shared, two-pronged message they want to get out. You can rebuild your life after jail. But people need to know that life behind bars for women isn’t what you see on “Orange Is The New Black.”

Continue reading ‘“Orange” Isn’t The New Black’ »

Church Street South Endgame: Raze, Rebuild

by Paul Bass | Aug 21, 2015 2:00 pm | Comments (27)

Paul Bass Photos The owner of Church Street South almost reached a deal with the city two years ago to demolish the crumbling subsidized apartment complex across from Union Station to build a bigger, more diverse development. Now it would like a second chance.
Aliyya Swaby Photo

Continue reading ‘Church Street South Endgame: Raze, Rebuild’ »

“You Know What You’re Doing, You Can Make It”

by Sebastian Medina-Tayac | Aug 21, 2015 12:09 pm

Sonia Salazar, 36, is the owner of Barracuda, a popular new restaurant and bar at the corner of Park and Chapel. She is from Barranquilla, Colombia, and has been living in different cities across Connecticut since she immigrated to Stamford when she was 18, including several years on Quinnipiac Avenue in New Haven. Now she lives in Milford with her two sons, ages 14 and 16.

Continue reading ‘“You Know What You’re Doing, You Can Make It”’ »

Developer Eyes Rebuilding 3 Blocks In The Hill

by Paul Bass | Aug 20, 2015 7:10 am | Comments (42)

Paul Bass Photo Over 100 apartments, storefronts, and offices would sprout atop surface parking lots and inside an abandoned old school under a plan revealed to the public Wednesday night.

Continue reading ‘Developer Eyes Rebuilding 3 Blocks In The Hill’ »

Flooding Plagues Once-Condemned Apartment

by Aliyya Swaby | Aug 19, 2015 5:31 pm | Comments (7)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Needing to go the bathroom in the middle of the night, Church Street South tenant Pablo Batista swung his legs around, put his feet to the floor—and yelped in shock. His bedroom was full of water.

Continue reading ‘Flooding Plagues Once-Condemned Apartment’ »

Grant Reviewer: Black Women Don’t Mind Obesity

by Staff | Aug 19, 2015 12:54 pm | Comments (10)

Poor black women don’t care about improving their health, in the view of one foundation grant reviewer.

Continue reading ‘Grant Reviewer: Black Women Don’t Mind Obesity’ »

Hillhouse Principal Transfers To Central Office

by Aliyya Swaby | Aug 19, 2015 7:35 am | Comments (35)

File Photo High-profile Hillhouse High Principal Kermit Carolina has a new position promoting youth development citywide, while a change to one of the school’s academies was formally announced just two weeks before the academic year starts.

Continue reading ‘Hillhouse Principal Transfers To Central Office’ »

Events Calendar

loading…

SeeClickFix »

Street Lamp
Sep 1, 2015 12:09 am
Address: Front Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 6

Most of the Park lamps are out along the river side walkway. This is a safety issue for...

more »
Policing Issue
Aug 31, 2015 11:26 pm
Address: 155 Edwards Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 7

Almost hit by yet another driver blowing a red light while talking on their...

more »

PosterWallAdd your Poster

Sponsors

N.H.I. Site Design & Development

smartpill design