by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 14, 2016 8:21 am | Comments (6)
New Haven/Leon Sister City Project’s small size helped it sweep a prize for avoiding greenhouse gas emissions by a small organization in a recent citywide “Car Free Challenge” — given that one of its employees doesn’t even own a car.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 22, 2016 8:32 am | Comments (3)
Yale University can proceed with the construction of a new $120 million square-foot science building.
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by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 21, 2016 4:07 pm | Comments (18)
Neil Sreshta has bad luck with bikes. He’s had five bikes stolen in six years living in New Haven.
His sixth time was different, thanks to five Fair Haven and East Rock police officers.
Continue reading ‘Luck, & 5 Officers, Recover Doc’s Bike’
by Thomas Breen | Sep 19, 2016 12:39 pm | Comments (6)
Halfway through a presentation on the many ways that the Hill neighborhood has changed over the past 100 years, architect-in-training Jonathan Hopkins paused to ask the question that everyone in the audience had been considering for the past hour and a half.
Continue reading ‘Bike Co-op Adds The Silver Screen’
by Thomas Breen | Sep 18, 2016 12:09 am
Christine Kim rounded the corner of Humphrey and Orange Streets to find seven cops standing outside of St. John’s Episcopal Church.
She didn’t know it, but they’d come to talk with her — and other East Rock neighbors.
Continue reading ‘Cops, East Rockers Connect Over Koffee’
by Allan Appel | Sep 5, 2016 5:21 pm
The action at Water Station No. 11, at about the tenth mile of the Faxon Law New Haven Road Race, began at around 8:15 Labor Day morning as it has for decades— with Julia and Bill Moore’s famous Texas-style grits. Except by now 200 neighbors knew to show up.
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by Aliyya Swaby | Aug 8, 2016 2:06 pm | Comments (7)
Jack Flagge and his family held the inauguration of their new pizza restaurant in East Rock during a blizzard. They were shocked when customers started rolling in.
Continue reading ‘Piemakers Find A Fit On Foster’
by Rohan Naik | Jul 28, 2016 1:08 pm | Comments (1)
East Rockers have beer and policing on their minds.
Continue reading ‘Brewery, WhatsApp Welcomed In East Rock’
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 13, 2016 7:33 am | Comments (2)
East Rock Brewing Company can set up shop on Nicoll Street, after sailing through the zoning process.
Continue reading ‘East Rock Brewery Approved’
by Alexandra Diaz & Lucy Gellman | Jul 12, 2016 12:30 pm | Comments (1)
A kitten caught in car engine was saved from a grisly fate, thanks to a fast-acting East Rocker and the neighborhood association that rallied behind her.
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