by Julia Zorthian | Jul 17, 2014 12:21 pm | Comments (15)
(Updated with map of the trees) Three on Mechanic Street. Four on Bishop. Seven on Cottage. Three on State Street. Thirteen on Orange.
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.
by Meagan Jordan | Jun 17, 2014 7:41 am
After spending hours putting plants in the ground for their school’s new “habitat,” Worthington Hooker students got a chance Monday to plant rocks.
by Allan Appel | May 29, 2014 9:37 am | Comments (5)
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.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 21, 2014 12:46 pm | Comments (2)
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.
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.
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.
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.
by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 18, 2014 8:14 am | Comments (18)
A plan to bring new life to a long-shuttered industrial complex won another approval Wednesday night, with an aim for completion in 2 years.
by Staff | Apr 15, 2014 11:16 am | Comments (6)
Firefighters responding to a call from the top of East Rock found a man clinging to the face of a cliff, 60 feet from the summit.