by Allan Appel | May 27, 2015 4:10 pm | Comments (3)
Count ‘em: 40 wooden exterior windows on an 1895 house — forget new aluminum ones and the ugly sash running across them — have been lovingly restored.
by Paul Bass | May 26, 2015 7:42 am | Comments (8)
Encourage neighbors to grab shovels to help an elderly Quinnipiac Avenue neighbor avoid a fine. Send a mega-snowblower to hit neighborhood streets, not just downtown. And have people move their cars first to the even side of the street—then maybe the odd.
by Lucy Gellman | May 15, 2015 4:12 pm
Hooker eighth-grader Melissa Cisija was acting out again. Seated against a backdrop of her favorite possessions — a globe, rocking softly to and fro from its stony shelf, an eyeglass, and a fork, formerly known as a dinglehopper — she crossed her arms, shook her head, and glared at the audience before her.
“I just want to belong!,” she exclaimed.
by Paul Bass | May 15, 2015 2:14 pm | Comments (24)
Seeing a white Highlander SUV blocking an Orange Street bike lane, Stephen Saladino hit the brakes. He dismounted his city-issued Fuji and whipped out his Zebra-brand ticketing device, which caught the attention of a man on the sidewalk.
“I own the store here!” the man announced. “My customers can’t park here?”
by Lucy Gellman | May 7, 2015 2:10 pm | Comments (1)
“Give me an A,” Dan Shaw commanded from the wicker seat of a high-backed chair. “Come on, now.” It was a minute past eight o’ clock at night, and by his watch, rehearsal was already running too late.
by Brian Slattery | May 1, 2015 11:41 am
“Here comes the sun!” an onlooker said. “We got the sun up.”
“We may not be responsible for getting it over the real horizon,” joked one of the members of New Haven Morris and Sword. “But we did get it over the mountains.”
by Paul Bass | Apr 30, 2015 12:04 pm | Comments (6)
Peter Dobkin Hall, an East Rock preservationist known nationally as an expert on not-for-profit organizations, died early Thursday in a crash on I-95 in Branford.
by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 16, 2015 2:03 pm
The zoning board prioritized relaxation Tuesday night, approving two downtown liquor license requests as well as a therapeutic massage center’s move to East Rock.
by Paul Bass | Apr 10, 2015 2:42 pm
Another package disappeared from outside an East Rocker’s door. Thanks to a sharp-eyed citizen, Officer Matt Myers had information to work with.
by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 20, 2015 12:47 pm | Comments (2)
Elm City Wellness’s plans to move from State Street into a former law office at 770 Orange St. have won unanimous approval from the City Plan Commission.