by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 30, 2015 7:48 am | Comments (4)
Fire inspector Ray Saracco could hear the distinct chirp of dying smoke detectors from where he stood on the sidewalk in front of 32-34 Blake St.
“If they were replaced,” he said listening intently, “you would not hear that.”
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by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 6, 2015 7:13 am | Comments (7)
The long-awaited renovated Bowen Field at will be ready in time for the annual Thanksgiving Day Elm City Bowl showdown between the Wilbur Cross and Hillhouse High football teams.
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by Paul Bass | Sep 10, 2015 2:31 pm | Comments (26)
A Beaver Hills alder facing a primary challenge asserted her pro-labor credentials—and attacked Yale’s unions for allegedly sending suburbanites into her neighborhood to unseat her.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 1, 2015 11:05 am
After decades behind the scenes organizing people, Jill Marks said, she is ready to step to the forefront.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 25, 2015 3:09 pm | Comments (20)
Alder Claudette Robinson-Thorpe might be sporting a cast on her left foot, but she’s not letting it dampen her plans to fight to keep her seat on the Board of Alders.
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by Finnegan Schick | Jul 29, 2015 3:01 pm | Comments (11)
Hundreds of New Haveners cast votes Tuesday night—not for a candidate, but for ways to strengthen the city.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 21, 2015 11:29 am | Comments (1)
Two industrial companies that got rapped on the knuckles for operating in violation of city zoning and general ordinances are getting a little more time to show the city that they have plans for becoming compliant.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 14, 2015 3:00 pm | Comments (15)
If something isn’t done about a massive mulch lot that has sprung up in his neighborhood, Miguel Santiago said, he’ll need to move from the Blake Street apartment he’s lived in for 12 years.
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by Finnegan Schick | Jun 19, 2015 11:34 am | Comments (15)
Cops and fed-up neighbors found agreement about the dirt-bikers that have revved back onto the streets this spring: Both sides are tired of the mayhem.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 18, 2015 10:03 am | Comments (4)
The fish was splayed on the cutting board as though given wings. But with its missing head, the only thing it was flying toward was a vat of hot oil.
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