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Historic Building Connects To The Future

by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 1, 2014 8:41 am | Comments (1)

Aliyya Swaby Photo At an open house Tuesday afternoon, Mayor Toni Harp and U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro shared their memories of a historic 1929 building while celebrating its leap into the future.

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“Substantial Threat” To Mill River Declared

by Allan Appel | Sep 30, 2014 12:22 pm | Comments (1)

That’s the term the Coast Guard is using to explain the presence of a long yellow boom that has been deployed about mid-point in the Mill River between the Chapel Street and Grand Avenue bridges in front of English Station.

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Energy Switcheroos Start With The Boiler

by Paul Bass | Sep 23, 2014 4:08 pm | Comments (3)

Paul Bass Photos The Harp administration is looking to change the way it heats and powers government buildings from City Hall to the new police academy—at less cost to both taxpayers and the ozone layer.

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Beloved Trees Sacrificed For “Unified” Look

by Crystal Emery | Sep 23, 2014 1:16 pm | Comments (2)

Last week I discovered that the new management company at my apartment complex had started digging up the trees and shrubbery around the property. I was curious as to why they dug them up, as they looked healthy and didn’t appear to be interfering with anything.

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4 “Urban Oases” Created In City Parks

by Staff | Aug 11, 2014 8:26 am

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Common Ground High School sent in these photos and the following write-up about the creation of urban wildlife refuges in New Haven, announced at an event Friday morning featuring kids, environmentalists, politicians and the United States Fish & Wildlife Services (USFWS).

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In 30 Days, 47 Greenies Drive 10,276 Fewer Miles

by Julia Zorthian | Aug 8, 2014 11:33 am | Comments (3)

Julia Zorthian Photo Close to 50 New Haveners accepted a challenge to bike or bus or carpool instead of drive—and succeeded in burning more calories than carbon dioxide in the process.

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Quality Hyundai Goes Solar

by Allan Appel | Aug 6, 2014 2:04 pm | Comments (2)

The cars don’t run on solar power (yet!), but the dealership now does.

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Planned Seawall Faces Delays, Hurdles

by Jan Ellen Spiegel | Aug 5, 2014 11:43 am | Comments (11)

Gwyneth K. Shaw Photo Jan Ellen Spiegel/CT Mirror PhotoA longstanding and controversial request to build a 500-foot-long seawall along Morris Cove, approved as infrastructure funding, could be years away from implementation. The project faces serious hurdles that could make meeting grant-imposed deadlines a race with the clock.

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Teen Garden-Rescuers Beat Back The Invasives

by Allan Appel | Aug 1, 2014 3:13 pm | Comments (2)

Allan Appel Photo A month ago, Eneida Martinez didn’t know you could even grow vegetables in old contaminated New Haven.

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City Reels In A Big Green Fish

by Melissa Bailey | Jul 28, 2014 8:10 am | Comments (1)

Melissa Bailey Photo Let’s fix that pier—and give the fisherman who climbed around that chain-link fence more places to catch snapper.

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(EONP) Dixwell Ave
Oct 1, 2014 1:12 pm
Address: Dixwell Avenue New Haven, Connecticut
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Oct 1, 2014 1:10 pm
Address: Greenwood Street New Haven, Connecticut
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