by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 19, 2014 3:51 pm | Comments (1)
The kids at the Waverly Townhouses have come to know Officer Jason Santiago—not because he patrols there, but because he lives there.
by Diana Li | Sep 10, 2014 11:47 am | Comments (14)
After the project initially seemed bound for easy approval, neighbors lined up to urge city zoners not to let the Marriott build a new residence inn on Elm Street behind its Whalley Avenue hotel—at least not until Dwight has more say.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 17, 2014 2:13 pm | Comments (1)
A rainbow rose on Edgewood Avenue, lifted by lots of little hands.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 13, 2014 8:32 am | Comments (15)
With a 19th-century house floating above ground to their right, city officials lifted shovels of dirt to salute the 21st century building underway below ground to their left.
by Diana Li | May 22, 2014 1:28 pm | Comments (15)
Adam Marchand wished he could have said yes to a bigger garage.
by Allan Appel | May 20, 2014 12:49 pm
“You sold shoes on Legion Avenue. Three dollars a pair,” Paul Weiss told 100-year-old Herb Croog.
“Your grandfather circumcised me,” Croog reminded 90-year-old Samuel Faiman.
by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 24, 2014 3:30 pm | Comments (10)
After lying fallow for decades, a megablock razed in the name of urban renewal will rise again — despite the opposition of one lawmaker and the reservations of another.
by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 14, 2014 3:02 pm | Comments (2)
After an hours-long public hearing Thursday evening, city lawmakers voted to recommend rezoning 16.2 acres of vacant land along Rt. 34, between Ella T. Grasso Boulevard and Dwight Street.
by Paul Bass | Mar 7, 2014 3:33 pm
Michael, a wanted man carrying a loaded stolen gun, got to meet six of his new Dwight neighbors at once, in a back alley. Unfortunately for him, they were six rookie cops.
by Paul Bass | Mar 6, 2014 5:12 pm | Comments (10)
As a private crew lifted overflowing garbage bags, a long-tailed rodent darted out from under the mess and ran down an alley behind the house.