by Lucy Gellman | Jun 27, 2016 7:18 am | Comments (1)
James Cramer knows what it’s like be to a hungry kid in need of a summer meal when school’s closed. He wants fewer kids to have to face that reality. So he went around New Haven Saturday letting families know where their kids can find those meals this summer.
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by Paul Bass | Jun 24, 2016 2:54 pm | Comments (10)
Smoke detectors awoke Luis DeJesus from a nap Friday afternoon.
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by David Yaffe-Bellany & Paul Bass | Jun 23, 2016 10:18 pm
A toxic batch of street drugs laced with fentanyl appears to have hit New Haven, with firefighters and cops rushing to rescue 16 different people who overdosed on drugs — at least two of them fatally — between 3:30 and 9:30 p.m. Thursday.
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by Paul Bass | Jun 23, 2016 3:52 pm | Comments (2)
The football team would have to play elsewhere. Construction workers would have to keep their distance. Because a rare mama killdeer had settled on the renovated Bowen Field — and wasn’t leaving until her chicks hatched.
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by Paul Bass & Markeshia Ricks | Jun 23, 2016 7:28 am | Comments (86)
A 53-year-old woman has lost a leg and her eyes, and may still lose her life, in the wake of a vicious-dog attack in Beaver Hills. Police have charged a 36-year-old Harvard-educated doctor who owns the dogs with illegally possessing crack at the time of the incident.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 13, 2016 8:00 am | Comments (3)
A neighbor called Sgt. John Wolcheski to let her new top neighborhood cop know that cars had been regularly blowing through the stop signs at the intersection. So Wolcheski parked his squad car just off the intersection of Percival and Carmel streets.
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by Markeshia Ricks | May 20, 2016 12:13 pm | Comments (1)
Sgt. Jacqueline “Jackie” Hoyte is no stranger to Dixwell Avenue.
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by Lucy Gellman | May 11, 2016 7:55 am
Today’s programs on WNHH radio give a teary sendoff to one of New Haven’s top cops, pursue new solutions for old cities, and look at the newly conserved and reopened Yale Center for British Art.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 21, 2016 12:04 pm | Comments (4)
The City Plan Commission dealt a blow to the owner of a Beaver Hills mulch lot that has come under fire with its neighbors and city officials for operating in violation of the law.
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by Jake Dressler | Apr 7, 2016 7:34 am | Comments (5)
To understand the influx of bed bugs in our city, Gale Ridge said, “Google what a J curve is.”
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