by Melissa Bailey | Jul 28, 2014 8:10 am | Comments (1)
Let’s fix that pier—and give the fisherman who climbed around that chain-link fence more places to catch snapper.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 25, 2014 7:10 pm | Comments (12)
Police made three arrests as the city dismantled a short-lived camp for homeless people, just after the mayor announced progress in a new longer-term community effort to make sure all New Haveners are housed.
by Paul Bass | Jul 25, 2014 1:05 pm | Comments (14)
For the first time in 10 years, cash registers are ringing inside a 9,000-square foot storefront near downtown’s “100-percent Corner” for a steady stream of customers purchasing one-dollar toothpaste tubes, Fudge Graham cookies, picture frames, and Good & Clean dish detergent.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 25, 2014 8:20 am | Comments (8)
A group of kids couldn’t yank free the bike they were trying to steal, but they knocked over another one—which had been bolted into the ground.
by Paul Bass | Jul 24, 2014 4:47 pm | Comments (1)
Officer Arpad Tolnay said he “got lucky” and ended up catching two alleged carjackers believed to have attacked a Yale doctor.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 24, 2014 11:52 am | Comments (15)
(Updated) In the face of neighborhood outcry, homelessness activists decided to keep up—for now at least 24 hours—an encampment they staked out Thursday morning in a vacant city lot in the Hill.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 24, 2014 7:56 am | Comments (9)
New Fire Chief Allyn Wright vows to provide all his firefighters with fresh uniforms, bring green energy to the department, and repair each of the city’s 10 firehouses—just as former Mayor John DeStefano did with the city’s schools.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 23, 2014 2:31 pm | Comments (17)
Elm City College Preparatory Middle School has emerged as the most likely seat of an ambitious experiment to reinvent K-8 education with two-week-long student expeditions, daily martial arts, and a “huge” investment in technology.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 23, 2014 12:02 pm | Comments (1)
An epic parking-space battle raged in front of City Hall, with the fate of the world hanging in the balance.
by Jordi Gassó | Jul 23, 2014 8:01 am | Comments (18)
“Governor, no more excuses!”