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Downtown Theater And Sandwich Shop To Sell Alcohol

by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 16, 2015 2:03 pm

Aliyya Swaby Photo 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.

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Officer Catches Front-Porch Fish

by Paul Bass | Apr 10, 2015 2:42 pm

Paul Bass Photo Another package disappeared from outside an East Rocker’s door. Thanks to a sharp-eyed citizen, Officer Matt Myers had information to work with.

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Wellness Center Closer To East Rock Move

by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 20, 2015 12:47 pm | Comments (2)

Aliyya Swaby Photo 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.

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East Rock Neighbors Delay Five Townhouses

by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 12, 2015 12:36 pm | Comments (46)

Aliyya Swaby Photo East Rock neighbors stalled developers’ plans to put five three-story townhouses on Anderson Street, claiming the townhouses would block their light and deny them privacy.

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IRIS Moves Up Nicoll Street

by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 11, 2015 10:44 am | Comments (1)

Aliyya Swaby PhotoNew Haven’s refugee resettlement not-for-profit is moving a block up Nicoll Street and getting twice the amount of space—and the use of an elevator.

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Head Librarian Pleads For More Staff

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 6, 2015 9:32 am | Comments (2)

Markeshia Ricks Photo The city’s chief librarian said the mayor’s proposed budget for fiscal 2015 will stabilize operations, but she could really use almost half again as much staff if branch operation hours are ever to go from about 31 hours a week to nearly 40.

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Parking Bans Wednesday In Newhallville, East Rock

by Staff | Feb 17, 2015 5:07 pm

The city is banning parking from 7 a.m. through 3 p.m. Wednesday in parts of Newhallville and East Rock to enable crews to remove mounds of snow blocking the road. Violators may be towed.

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Archie Moore’s Wings It For The Super Bowl

by Allan Appel | Feb 1, 2015 3:01 pm | Comments (2)

Jose García orchestrated 300 individual chicken wings bubbling away in the seven-basket fryolator for 15 minutes. He gave each basket ten deft shakes a minute so the vegetable oil parboiled them evenly. Then out they went to the refrigerated truck in the parking lot to await saucing.

They joined what in the end will be — count ‘em — 25,000 individual wings, 360 pounds of cut celery, and 17 five-gallon buckets of Buffalo wing sauce, which will fill about 1,000 Super Bowl orders at Archie Moore’s between 11:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Sunday.

Asked if he could reveal what’s in the wing sauce, longtime manager Jim Wooley thought deeply and then replied, “No.”

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“Matilda” Arrives All Over Town

by Allan Appel | Jan 30, 2015 9:49 am | Comments (2)

Allan Appel Photo As the national touring company of the latest Broadway production of Matilda forms up for its debut at the Shubert Theatre this spring, the talented second-graders at the Worthington Hooker School on Canner Street made their own contribution, a Matilda spin-off production.

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Ode To Lulu’s

by Jack Hitt | Jan 28, 2015 5:02 pm | Comments (22)

Paul Bass Photo Back in the mid-1990s, not long after I had moved to New Haven from New York City, I was sitting at Lulu’s European Coffeehouse enjoying a mug of her high-test, low acid brew when the eponymous hero of the shop sat down and shoved a sheaf of crumpled papers at me. “This is my friend’s writing,” she said. “You simply must read it.”

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