by Paul Bass | Jul 30, 2015 7:29 pm | Comments (12)
Police were called to City Hall Thursday afternoon after supporters of New Haven’s embattled fair-hiring director crashed a closed-door board meeting called to weigh her fate.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 30, 2015 5:19 pm | Comments (7)
The city’s finances are in the black and likely to stay there, according to recent assessments from three bond ratings agencies.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 2:23 pm | Comments (1)
Children in the Hill and Fair Haven neighborhoods will get a a boost to make healthier food choices and to have a more active lifestyles.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 29, 2015 8:17 am | Comments (2)
A team of young Elm City baseball players are carrying the hopes of their city Wednesday to New Britain, where they plan to show off their skills at this year’s Nutmeg State Games.
by Paul Bass | Jul 24, 2015 4:03 pm | Comments (37)
Boosters charged with promoting New Haven found themselves at odds over how to convince the national media not to call the city a dump.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 22, 2015 7:54 am | Comments (8)
If not for the Americans for Disabilities Act (ADA), Michelle Duprey might not have been able to wheel her way up to the stage of the library’s “program room.”
by Paul Bass | Jul 21, 2015 8:32 am | Comments (2)
Fire Capt. Frank Ricci won’t be disciplined for sharing photographs of a firefighter’s injuries with the Independent.
by Paul Bass | Jul 17, 2015 3:49 pm | Comments (11)
City Hall has changed the way it pays to help house the homeless — cutting $129,725 from the money it gives one agency, while enlisting three other agencies to try new ideas.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 14, 2015 8:32 am | Comments (1)
When Mayor Toni Harp asked New Haveners to help the people of Freetown Sierra Leone i in the face of the ebola crisis in that community last year, they responded.
Their response produced money to purchase four vans, and two cargo containers filled with school and medical supplies and thousands of cases of water. It also produced top honors for New Haven, Freetown’s sister city.
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 9, 2015 2:34 pm | Comments (1)
A brown-bag lunch discussion at City Hall embraced an idea from Boston for reducing violence: citizens walking the streets late at night to talk to the young men hanging out.