by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 15, 2016 12:27 pm | Comments (4)
The sweltering heat and the promise of cold, but rapidly melting Ashley’s Ice cream were more than enough incentive to get people to stop and listen to a short, but sweet pitch to sign up for Go New Haven Go’s month-long car-free challenge.
Continue reading ‘Car-Less Challenge Re-Launched’
by Rohan Naik | Aug 15, 2016 12:10 pm | Comments (1)
Peter Sparks and Julia McFadden arrived at a café downtown Sunday morning for what they imagined would be a leisurely breakfast.
Continue reading ‘Breeders Bypassed’
by David Sepulveda | Aug 8, 2016 8:09 am
Church Street became B-street, as in Basketball, as City Hall and New Haven’s Department of Youth Services played host to a two-day, tri-city tournament aptly titled Hoop it Up.
With a section of Church Street cordoned off between Chapel and Elm, 12 temporary basketball courts hosted dozens of 3-on-3 teams from Bridgeport, Hartford and New Haven, as well as a number of out-of-state competitors.
Continue reading ‘Church Street Becomes “B” Street’
by Lucy Gellman | Aug 5, 2016 2:24 pm | Comments (1)
A candied orange slice wilted just-so over a glass of chilled beet juice and buttered rum, shimmering in the light before it shuddered, and began to sink into a sea of garnet.
Continue reading ‘Anchor “Legend” Captures Cocktail Crown’
by Lucy Gellman | Aug 3, 2016 8:13 am | Comments (25)
Nick Laudano didn’t just want a reminder of the Grand Apizza pies he grew up eating as a kid in Fair Haven. He wanted to recreate the entire experience, and move it downtown.
Continue reading ‘Say Ah ... Beetz!’
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 1, 2016 8:12 am | Comments (4)
Leamond Suggs has been vending oils and natural soaps downtown for 15 years under a distinctive red awning. Because of a city regulation, he makes sure to keep his stand on wheels.
Continue reading ‘Vending Rules Overhaul Advances’
by Paul Bass | Jul 29, 2016 2:26 pm | Comments (3)
The federal government is sending New Haven $20 million to help stitch downtown’s Temple Street back together with the Hill neighborhood and make fallow land available for new development.
Continue reading ‘Fed $20M Will Help Reconnect City’s Center’
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 21, 2016 7:50 am | Comments (13)
Thinking about the easiest way to get a ride to the train station? Now there’s an app for that.
Continue reading ‘City Finally Gets Bus GPS —Well, Some’
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 20, 2016 8:13 am | Comments (27)
The rent has reached the sky in downtown New Haven, with a couple paying $6,200 a month to live in a two-story apartment at the top of the historic Union Trust bank building.
Continue reading ‘Downtown Rent Tops $6K’
by Daniela Brighenti | Jul 14, 2016 7:29 am | Comments (2)
Wednesday might have been just another day on the job for barber Darryl Pervis.
Continue reading ‘Impromptu Barbershop Set Up On The Green’