by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 9, 2014 8:43 am | Comments (10)
As a crowd of neighbors looked on, Mark Fenton ran into the middle of North Frontage Road near Orchard Street and jumped up and down because no cars were coming. Then he joined the crowd on the side of the road as a flood of cars, released by the traffic signal at Howe Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, zipped by at speeds well above the posted speed limit.
by Paul Bass | Dec 3, 2014 4:54 pm | Comments (15)
Human beings were seen jogging, walking, and hanging out at the urban renewal-devastated corner of Legion and Dwight — in an architectural sketch displayed at a groundbreaking for a project aiming to make that dream a reality.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 19, 2014 7:49 am | Comments (1)
Over the next five years, the Connecticut Department of Children and Family Services, the Department of Public Health and the City of New Haven will receive $4 million in federal funds to prove that providing integrated physical and mental health services improves outcomes for the city’s youngest children, particularly those who live in the Dwight neighborhood.
by Paul Bass | Nov 11, 2014 3:01 pm | Comments (27)
Yale-New Haven Hospital promised to find $65 million in annual cost savings when it took over the Hospital of St. Raphael. Two years later, it has exceeded that goal without cutting the workforce, according to its top exec.
by Staff | Nov 11, 2014 1:43 pm
Eblens got the OK from the zoning board to set up on Whalley Avenue at the corner of Dwight Street.
by Khadija Hussain | Nov 9, 2014 2:59 pm | Comments (1)
When Bishop Robert H. Stallings Sr. became the pastor of the Church of God and Saints of Christ almost 40 years ago, he never would have anticipated how far he would come, and how much he would become a part of New Haven.
by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 6, 2014 8:09 am | Comments (8)
Hotel developer Douglas Cohen offered the Dwight neighborhood an apology and promise of an estimated 40 new permanent jobs, as he began repitching his plans to bring a Marriott Residence Inn to Elm and Howe streets.
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 20, 2014 1:29 pm
One more hurdle down to bring Eblens to Whalley Avenue.
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 15, 2014 10:07 am | Comments (2)
Two Dwight groups divided over a proposed Marriott Residence Inn on Whalley agreed in favor of a plan for an athletic apparel store a block away.
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 15, 2014 10:05 am | Comments (5)
Developers of a proposed Marriott Residence Inn on Whalley Avenue were granted more time to talk with Dwight neighbors before continuing with their quest for zoning relief.