by Thomas Breen | Mar 20, 2018 1:08 pm | Comments (5)
Even if Connecticut allowed for the storage or repurposing of natural gas waste within state boundaries — which it does not — New Haveners can rest assured that the city now stands in direct opposition to the introduction or use of “fracking” chemical byproducts anywhere in the Elm City.
Continue reading ‘City Declares A Frack-Out’
by Staff | Mar 12, 2018 5:09 pm | Comments (2)
New Haven is preparing for the third Nor’easter in two weeks, with 6-10 inches of snow expected and gusts of up to 45 miles per hour.
Continue reading ‘City Preps For Another Nor’easter; Parking Ban In Effect’
by Thomas Breen | Mar 8, 2018 5:18 pm | Comments (2)
Jose Jordan’s mother sought refuge from Hurricane Maria by fleeing to her son’s home in Westville — only to have an ash tree topple over power lines in Wednesday night’s storm and plunge the home into cold and darkness.
Continue reading ‘Echo Of Maria On Marvelwood Drive’
by Staff | Mar 8, 2018 2:21 pm | Comments (1)
Crews worked Thursday afternoon to return power to the last 309 of over 3,000 city households that lost electricity — mostly in Wooster Square and Upper Westville — after Storm Elsa hurled “snowballs” on New Haven.
That was the latest update from a noon briefing at the New Haven Emergency Operations Center.
Continue reading ‘Post-Storm Crews Hit Wooster, Westville’
by Brian Slattery | Mar 8, 2018 9:23 am
A fungus floats on a flat black background. Below it are a ball and an infinite loop of yarn. How are they connected?
Continue reading ‘“Ark/Hive” Marries Heaven And Hell’
by Thomas Breen | Mar 2, 2018 8:51 am | Comments (5)
Two dozen protesters marched from City Hall to the Wells Fargo building on Church Street on Thursday afternoon to celebrate the recent federal downgrading of a bank that has invested in controversial oil pipelines and defrauded hundreds of thousands of customers with unnecessary fees and fake accounts.
Continue reading ‘City To Continue Withdrawing Money From Wells Fargo’
by Aneurin Canham-Clyne | Feb 28, 2018 12:58 pm | Comments (2)
“Nonprofits don’t often work well together,” Justin Elicker said at the grand opening of a new working space Tuesday night to be shared by the New Haven Land Trust and New Haven Farms.
Well, at 817 Grand Ave. they now do.
Continue reading ‘Land Trust, NH Farms, CitySeed Become Roomies’
by Paul Bass | Feb 12, 2018 8:34 am | Comments (7)
Jonathan Harris used a word you don’t usually hear from the rest of the pack eyeing the governor’s mansion this year: lumber.
Continue reading ‘“Pragmatic Progressive” Sees The Forest In The Trees’
by Allan Appel | Feb 8, 2018 3:11 pm | Comments (26)
Some mornings Ed Schwartz hears a “pop, pop, pop” volley of shots from duck hunters in boats on the Quinnipiac River off the Land Trust preserve.
Continue reading ‘Neighbors To Duck Hunters: Move Upriver’
by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 2, 2018 1:44 pm | Comments (11)
The new Canal Dock Boathouse is getting closer to the finish line, and it is a thing of beauty.
Continue reading ‘Canal Dock Boathouse Rises, Wows’