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by Gilad Edelman | Nov 26, 2013 11:28 am | Comments (2)
If you take a stroll through East Rock next year and stop to admire some curbside tree plantings, you may be looking at more than mere flora.You may be looking at infrastructure.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 20, 2013 8:20 am | Comments (15)
The repair was supposed to take only a year. Now three years into the closure of the State Street bridge, and $20 million in added costs later, the state has announced it won’t finish the job until at least the summer of 2015— prompting one state legislator to offer to try for “disaster relief” for businesses near New Haven’s public-works “money pit.”
by Paul Bass | Nov 19, 2013 2:21 pm | Comments (1)
Name: Your Mom
Profession: Roller Derby Skater
Team: The Bone Crushers, of the Connecticut Roller Girls
Position: Blocker. “They put me out there to scare opposing players.”
by Allan Appel | Nov 8, 2013 8:10 am | Comments (1)
For decades Ann Wiel and her mother would walk by the memorial monument to the neighborhood dead of World War II in tiny Triangle Park at the intersection of Mechanic and Lawrence streets. The name of her uncle, Edward Marino, the first local boy killed, was inscribed there.
Then suddenly three years ago it was gone. Stolen.
Now, as Veterans Day approaches, a replacement monument is back.
by Paul Bass | Nov 5, 2013 2:07 pm | Comments (14)
Toni Harp smiled Tuesday.
by Allan Appel | Nov 5, 2013 10:58 am | Comments (9)
Justin Elicker woke up on election day morning to a real-life bad dream: At least 10 Toni Harp campaign signs arrayed on his front lawn.
by Diana Li | Oct 30, 2013 11:04 am | Comments (11)
If he loses next Tuesday’s Ward 10 aldermanic election, William Wynn said, he plans to keep canvassing the very next day: until he eventually wins the seat or seeks his next goal, to become New Haven’s first black Republican mayor, in 2019.
by Staff | Oct 28, 2013 1:35 pm | Comments (7)
When the sun rose Monday, another Honda Fit in East Rock was missing its wheels.
by Melissa Bailey | Oct 28, 2013 12:06 pm | Comments (3)
Kids at Leila Day returned to their play space to find a new mound of dirt and a heap of leaves—the first signs of an experiment to reinvent what “playground” means.
by Allan Appel | Oct 24, 2013 10:36 am | Comments (1)
The former pastor argued that spirituality without religion (SBNR) is not enough. The current pastor said religion without spirituality (RBNS) isn’t enough either.
But they agreed on the food.