by Staff | Oct 5, 2015 9:07 am
Two New Haven alders, Dolores Colon of the Hill and Santiago Berrios-Bones of Fair Haven, spoke about what they’re up to in elected office — and about the upcoming Oct. 15 Board of Alders’ Black and Hispanic Caucus annual gala, a fundraiser for youth and elder programs — on the latest episode of WNHH radio’s “K Pasa.”
by Paul Bass | Oct 2, 2015 1:54 pm | Comments (4)
WNHH radio’s week-in-review “Pundits Panel” isn’t outraged that a city firefighter put in for retirement after getting caught posting a racist comment on Facebook, then larded his request to cash in big.
by Paul Bass | Oct 2, 2015 12:51 pm | Comments (12)
A 911 call-center dispatcher charged the city with violating her rights when it named her ex-husband—with whom she has had a nasty prolonged custody battle—as her boss.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 2, 2015 8:00 am | Comments (4)
With the help of $1 million, New Haven is aiming to put itself halfway out of the prison reentry business in five years.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 26, 2015 10:05 pm
New Haven’s Pride Weekend kicked off at City Hall Friday with the colorful flair and festive spirit of carnival, but with an eye toward remembering those who fought for LGBTQ rights and the fights to come.
by Paul Bass | Sep 25, 2015 1:22 pm | Comments (21)
Rather than fight to save his job, a city firefighter accused of posting a racist comment on Facebook put in for retirement Friday—seeking up to $85,919.59 year, depending on his luck.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 25, 2015 12:03 pm | Comments (3)
After 13 weeks of classes on everything from how to write a business plan to obtaining capital, the first graduates of the city’s Small Business Academy were celebrated at City Hall for staying the course.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 22, 2015 7:27 am | Comments (3)
The Board of Alders Monday night passed measures that will allow long-planned traffic calming on Whalley Avenue through Westville Village, study of a revival for Wooster Square’s former clock factory, and start outfitting cops with body cameras and downtown streets with those donation “parking meters.”
by Paul Bass | Sep 9, 2015 7:45 am | Comments (7)
New Haven’s lawmakers spoke with one voice Tuesday night in OK’ing a five-year lease for a Fair Haven urban farm, a $350,000 grant for a plumbing-supply company to expand on Grand Avenue, and receipt of $700,000 to help kids in trouble.
Raejana Mattaway watched the rapid debate-free decision-making — and concluded she might enjoy making the move one day from Shake Shack to the halls of government.
by Paul Bass | Aug 27, 2015 1:52 pm | Comments (6)
After picking a different company as the leading contender to build a new ultra-fast public broadband Internet network, the Harp administration has agreed to give Frontier Communications another shot at making its case.