by Paul Bass | Dec 8, 2016 2:36 pm | Comments (11)
A police officer who allegedly seized an arrestee’s cellphone — and never returned the video of the arrest or the phone itself — is scheduled to receive his detective’s badge Friday.
The officer, Daniel Conklin, is one of four cops in line for a promotion to detective at a 5 p.m. ceremony at City Hall.
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by Paul Bass | Oct 28, 2016 1:22 pm | Comments (18)
A second former student of a prominent New Haven rabbi has asserted under oath that the rabbi “sexually molested” him “many dozens of times” then continued the sexual relationship when he returned to the rabbi’s school to work as an adult.
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by Paul Bass | Sep 29, 2016 3:40 pm | Comments (9)
Tenants at an Edgewood apartment complex learned they may owe up tens of thousands of dollars of rent payments they’d already made — while their landlord investigates acknowledged “inconsistencies” and “inaccurate” bookkeeping.
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by Paul Bass | Sep 21, 2016 2:57 pm | Comments (3)
Michael Favaloro picked up a sledgehammer and crowbar rather than a phone or computer mouse to do his job Wednesday.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 13, 2016 6:50 am | Comments (18)
Firefighters and some Edgewood neighbors pushed back at a rally Monday afternoon against the Harp administration’s plans to remove Engine 9 from the Ellsworth Avenue firehouse.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 13, 2016 7:00 am | Comments (3)
A neighbor called Sgt. John Wolcheski to let her new top neighborhood cop know that cars had been regularly blowing through the stop signs at the intersection. So Wolcheski parked his squad car just off the intersection of Percival and Carmel streets.
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by Paul Bass | May 25, 2016 6:16 am | Comments (5)
Hundreds of thousands of dollars might be flowing in to Rabbi Daniel Greer’s Edgewood neighborhood institutions — or they may be flowing out — or both, depending on the trajectories of two new filings.
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by Lucy Gellman | May 11, 2016 6:55 am
Today’s programs on WNHH radio give a teary sendoff to one of New Haven’s top cops, pursue new solutions for old cities, and look at the newly conserved and reopened Yale Center for British Art.
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by Paul Bass | May 3, 2016 8:38 am | Comments (29)
A lawsuit filed Tuesday accuses Rabbi Daniel Greer — who revived a declining neighborhood and has publicly crusaded against gay rights, prostitution, and coed university dorms — of repeatedly raping and molesting students at his yeshiva at Elm and Norton streets.
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by David Sepulveda | Apr 18, 2016 6:40 am | Comments (2)
“I’m glad to be here — and lucky,” Walter said as he busily screened compost into a wheelbarrow. “My father did gardening for a living. He worked on estates; I work on community.”
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