by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 28, 2015 12:01 pm | Comments (30)
From her Orchard Street apartment Sherry Bryant has for years seen groups of masked dirt bike riders popping wheelies on the street on summer evenings. She got a closer look recently when a couple of those bikes and their riders slammed into her.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 11, 2015 10:52 am | Comments (1)
Seven-year-old Ramaya Glass goes to the dentist regularly and has the smile to prove it.
Some students at her school, Augusta Lewis Troup, don’t see a dentist. Yet. Starting this school year, they will have a chance at better oral health and having a smile like Ramaya’s.
by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 7, 2015 12:15 pm | Comments (4)
Caitlin Zerella was cruising the neighborhood near the intersection of Derby Avenue and Mead Street when she saw a man riding his bike on the sidewalk.
Zerella debated with herself about whether to stop him.
by Paul Bass | Jul 28, 2015 8:16 am | Comments (7)
Souman Douti planned to interview for a better job Monday. A city public works driver had other ideas.
by Allan Appel | Jun 24, 2015 8:45 am
“Wherever you are right now, you have a right to live music, and to happiness.”
by Aliyya Swaby | Jun 23, 2015 1:50 pm | Comments (4)
After almost half a year as interim principal of Troup Magnet School, Michelle Bonora (pictured at top) was chosen to fill the position permanently.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 19, 2015 2:00 pm | Comments (6)
Finishing what they started: That is the reason three alders gave the people gathered in a field behind Augusta Lewis Troup School to support them for another term.
by Paul Bass | Jun 15, 2015 7:54 am | Comments (2)
From the street, the rescue of Dwight Gardens appears as stalled as ever. Inside New Haven’s Building Department, it has the green light, finally, to restart.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | May 26, 2015 8:02 am | Comments (1)
Every year, as the spring comes to New Haven, Linda Townsend-Maier invites her community to help clean the streets. She has been doing this for 22 years, and this Saturday was no different.
by Markeshia Ricks | May 7, 2015 11:44 am | Comments (14)
A man danced in daylight at the intersection of Chapel and Church as downtown police and security personnel tried coaxing him out of the street. Onlookers had pulled out their cell phones to record him — joined by the Town Green Special Services District.
In case you haven’t noticed, your comings and goings downtown and along Upper Chapel and Dwight are likely being recorded.