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Climbing Kids Get Luckey

by Thomas MacMillan | Aug 8, 2014 8:20 am | Comments (1)

Thomas MacMillan Photo Surveying the spiral spine of a new play structure his company is installing in New Haven, Spencer Luckey marveled at his good fortune: He gets to doodle for a living, making far-fetched plans for enormous dreamscapes, and then sees them come to life in cities across the globe.

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16 Teaspoons Of Sugar Found In Coke Bottle

by Paul Bass | Aug 6, 2014 8:12 am | Comments (12)

To find proof of why the government needs to force food labels to list “teaspoons” instead of “grams” of sugar, Marlene Schwartz set off in the aisles of Romeo & Cesare.

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UI Prepares To Axe 35 East Rock Trees

by Julia Zorthian | Jul 17, 2014 12:21 pm | Comments (15)

Julia Zorthian Photo (Updated with map of the trees) Three on Mechanic Street. Four on Bishop. Seven on Cottage. Three on State Street. Thirteen on Orange.

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Bike Lock? That Didn’t Stop This Thief

by Paul Bass | Jul 1, 2014 4:18 pm | Comments (20)

A determined thief encountered a bike fastened to a rack—so he ripped the rack from the ground.

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Worthington Hooker Unveils Schoolyard Habitat

by Meagan Jordan | Jun 17, 2014 7:41 am

Meagan Jordan Photo After spending hours putting plants in the ground for their school’s new “habitat,” Worthington Hooker students got a chance Monday to plant rocks.

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And The Winner Is ...

by Allan Appel | May 29, 2014 9:37 am | Comments (5)

Hi Crew Ta da!

Bright Big Wall.

That’s the name, at least for now, of the colorful, graffiti-esque collaborative mural that will enliven the Humphrey Street underpass beneath I-91 and connect the Jocelyn Square and East Rock neighborhoods.

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Great Gilbert Lives

by Thomas MacMillan | May 21, 2014 12:46 pm | Comments (2)

Allan Appel Photo As actors prepare to bring new life to a famed New Haven toy inventor’s former factory floor, they feel the mythical man’s presence, watching over their shoulders.

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Attempted Rape Foiled

by Staff | May 21, 2014 7:11 am

After a woman was pulled into the bushes in broad daylight on Bradley Street, a man driving by heard her screams and leaped out to help her.

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“Under 91 Project” Wants Your Vote

by Thomas MacMillan | May 15, 2014 4:23 pm | Comments (1)

Two long-separated neighborhoods may soon be rejoined by branching shadows, or a warm orange glow, or high-flying kites.

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A Whole New World

by Lucy Gellman | May 13, 2014 1:00 pm

“We’re going to take it from the top of the genie scene!” Laura Attanasio called from the back of Worthington Hooker Middle School’s auditorium.

On cue, the room began to transform: house lights went completely down, a spot flashed on, and soft feet were heard padding quickly across the modest stage. Suddenly, viewers were not in an East Rock school at all, but the far-away land of Agrabah, where Aladdin and his newfound friend the genie were brainstorming their escape from an evil Sultan’s cave.

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Trash & Recycling - Entire Edgewood Block missed
Aug 27, 2014 6:32 pm
Address: 71 Edgewood New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 1

Trash was not picked up today on the entire block of Edgewood Ave between Dwight and Howe....

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Aug 27, 2014 6:06 pm
Address: Grafton Street And Maltby Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 4

Resident reports deep potholes at the intersection of Grafton Street...

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