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by Thomas MacMillan and Paul Bass | Dec 3, 2013 12:22 pm | Comments (16)
(Updated) The fate of the biggest proposed downtown development project in New Haven’s history now rests up in Hartford—where its prospects are by no means certain, according to lawmakers who’ll lead the charge on its behalf.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 22, 2013 2:24 pm | Comments (8)
When a teenager looking for a “knockout” took a swing at a grocery store worker, the attacker and his friends found themselves facing down a knife blade.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 21, 2013 12:11 pm | Comments (10)
As the city considers how to clear up “troubling” laws about the New Haven Green, a law professor present for the legal wrangling over Occupy New Haven argued that the proposed fix would violate people’s First Amendment rights.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 19, 2013 11:39 am | Comments (3)
When Matias Anaya got into collecting vinyl LPs this year, it was already too late to shop at Cutler’s. Anaya found a new place to pick up albums like Herbie Hancock’s Mwandishi and Art Blakey’s Moanin’—and discovered that the vinyl trade is not dead in New Haven.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 14, 2013 8:18 am | Comments (19)
With unanimous rave reviews in City Hall’s aldermanic chamber, New Haven’s largest-ever proposed downtown development project—a $395 million plan for the vacant New Haven Coliseum site—moved another step closer to reality.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 12, 2013 8:16 am | Comments (28)
Under proposed new rules, the next time a ragtag band of political protesters wants to “occupy” the New Haven Green, they’d have to get written permission, pay for cops and porta-potties, and secure a bond for any damage they might cause.
by Paul Bass | Nov 11, 2013 11:27 am | Comments (14)
An officer headed to a disturbance at the train station Monday morning smashed into a CT Transit bus near the Green, sending 24 people to the hospital, according to police.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 8, 2013 12:40 pm | Comments (11)
Applause filled City Hall’s aldermanic chamber as the city lowered the curtain on a 12-year run in show business.
by Allan Appel | Nov 6, 2013 3:15 pm | Comments (1)
His appearance is causing a near riot on Chapel Street.
by Allan Appel | Nov 5, 2013 11:05 am | Comments (15)
The carrot is doing a little better than the squash. The upright broccoli remains smooth and appealing.
But at least two of the three vegetables forming the endearing new artisanal bike rack in front of Claire’s Corner Copia on Chapel Street by College may already need a paint job, far ahead of schedule.