by Staff | Aug 11, 2014 8:26 am
Common Ground High School sent in these photos and the following write-up about the creation of urban wildlife refuges in New Haven, announced at an event Friday morning featuring kids, environmentalists, politicians and the United States Fish & Wildlife Services (USFWS).
by Thomas MacMillan | May 19, 2014 12:44 pm | Comments (5)
Richard Furlow has five separate neighborhoods to represent; he promised to do so “independently.”
by Melissa Bailey | Apr 16, 2014 8:25 am | Comments (9)
Track runners and football players will have to wait until August 2015 to return to a renovated Bowen Field, as the city pursues a $4 million plan to haul away polluted debris to Ohio.
by Staff | Apr 8, 2014 12:18 pm | Comments (11)
(Updated 1:48 p.m. with Russell comment.) Queue up yet another special election: Angela Russell has resigned from the Board of Alders.
by Staff | Mar 3, 2014 5:52 pm | Comments (4)
Voters return to the polls Tuesday for—what else?—another New Haven election, this one for seats on the Democratic Town Committee.
by Cora Lewis, Thomas MacMillan & Paul Bass | Dec 19, 2013 12:58 pm | Comments (1)
Police are looking to question a 49-year-old man in connection with a phoned threat that led to a lockdown at Hillhouse High School Thursday—the same 49-year-old man suspected of having phoned in a similar threat that led to a lockdown at Yale University last month.
by Allan Appel | Dec 12, 2013 1:35 pm | Comments (4)
A home-based church in Beaver Hills is ready to expand across town to Trowbridge Square—if it can convince to city to sell it a shuttered youth center for $1 million, then raise big money to renovate the building.
by Staff | Dec 2, 2013 11:40 am | Comments (8)
(Updated Monday with full obituary) Louis Stone, a warm and widely respected leader in New Haven’s civic circles, died on Thanksgiving Day after a tragic accident.
by Allan Appel | Nov 25, 2013 4:32 pm
Old timers and new timers came together at a Whalley Avenue church to mark the centennial of a Catholic congregation that has grown smaller but still makes beautiful music together.
by Allan Appel | Oct 20, 2013 5:27 pm | Comments (2)
When Eliezer Greer’s wife lost one of two twins in childbirth, he didn’t want to ask God, “Why? Why this one?”
He decided to take on a project instead. He began to walk the Jewell Street cemeteries. They were in bad shape, the buried poorly documented. Would a tiny child buried here today be able to be found by a loved one or a distant relative on a quest in 50 years? Greer wondered. A hundred?