by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 8, 2018 1:47 pm | Comments (23)
When the Strong 21st Century Communications Magnet School opens its new home on the campus of Southern Connecticut State University, it might have a new name — that of the 44th president on the United States.
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by Lucy Gellman | Dec 21, 2017 8:50 am | Comments (6)
For years, residents of Beaver Hills have been complaining about speeds at Crescent and Munson Streets. Now officials have put together a plan for a traffic-calming roundabout — if the city can find the money to pay for it.
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by Micaela Valentin | Dec 18, 2017 1:24 pm | Comments (1)
Hillhouse High’s Floyd Little Athletic Center turned into a “Winter Wonderland” Sunday, hosting a city-organized holiday-season celebration complete with bounce houses for the kids, a dj to keep the crowd upbeat and in good spirits, and entertainment that ranged from singing, rapping, and dancing.
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by Micaela Valentin | Dec 11, 2017 2:57 pm
The Beaver Hills community had some early Christmas cheer to spread Sunday as the Friends of Goffe Street Park celebrated its first tree lighting on DeGale Field. Members of the community came together to sing, dance, and be merry.
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by Lucy Gellman | Oct 18, 2017 12:29 pm | Comments (1)
Whalley, Edgewood and Beaver Hills neighbors have a new top cop, who promised to address neighborhood crime with increased cross-district communication and policing.
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by Lucy Gellman | Sep 20, 2017 1:55 pm | Comments (12)
Beaver Hill neighbors pressed their new top cop for quicker action on a recent spate of gun shots — while the top cop pleaded for patience as he gets to know a new neighborhood.
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by Lucy Gellman | Sep 7, 2017 3:51 pm
In a white-walled room at the New Haven Correctional Center (NHCC), Daniel Watts was preparing a month early for his first City-Wide Open Studios. In one hand, he held a small microphone to his mouth, checking his p’s to make sure that they weren’t popping too hard. Seated inches away, artist Maria Gaspar clutched a recorder.
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by Bruce Oren | Sep 4, 2017 8:20 am | Comments (1)
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by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 9, 2017 8:19 am | Comments (4)
The Q House is still on track for construction to begin next spring despite some fits and starts, including a detour through Probate Court and a subterranean discovery.
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by Jon Greenberg | Jul 26, 2017 2:57 pm
In Beaver Pond Park, behind the practice fields for the Hillhouse High football team, something beautiful is growing.
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