by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 13, 2016 8:00 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 7:16 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 7:55 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 9:38 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 7:40 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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by Paul Bass | Apr 14, 2016 7:32 am | Comments (28)
New Haven’s city engineer found a way to please opposing sides in Westville with an updated plan to build two-way protected bike lanes — then moved on to absorb a different flavor of public feedback up Edgewood Avenue in Dwight.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 31, 2016 4:03 pm | Comments (5)
Top Whalley/Edgewood/Beaver Hills (aka “WEB”) district cop Lt. Makiem Miller has many sides. He’s the guy who mentors at-risk kids, but won’t let them beat him at paintball. He’s also the smiling face that both cops and the community look to in tense situations.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 8, 2016 8:24 am | Comments (9)
The Board of Alders gave final approval to a deal to transform the defunct CT Transit bus garage on James Street, and it gave the OK for the city to accept a $1.2 million grant to advance bike ridership on the west side of town.
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by Staff | Jan 21, 2016 3:00 pm
UI plans to have power returned to the homes of some 1,700 west side New Haveners by 2:15 p.m., according to company spokesman Mike Foley.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 7, 2016 9:00 am | Comments (23)
State money may be on the way to help New Haven offer a protected bike commute from the west side of town.
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