by Finnegan Schick | Aug 3, 2015 5:33 pm | Comments (7)
Fish swim in it, birds nest by its banks, and soon even pedestrians may be able to walk comfortably along the shore of an historic city river.
by Allan Appel | Aug 3, 2015 3:02 pm | Comments (4)
More bats will be hanging around Fair Haven Heights, and that’s a good thing for bats and humans alike—not so much for the mosquitoes.
by Lucy Gellman | Aug 3, 2015 3:01 pm | Comments (1)
Lorenzo Martinez woke up early and eager. He didn’t have school. He wasn’t especially excited about what was on tap for breakfast.
The stakes were higher than that. He and his mom had broccoli to water.
by Finnegan Schick | Aug 3, 2015 3:00 pm | Comments (3)
Two buses pulled away from the steps of City Hall, carrying over 100 volunteers, gardeners, and scientists.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 31, 2015 8:58 am
Uma Bhandaram directed a volunteer to pour a “mulch donut” around a newly planted dogwood tree on a Lyon Street sidewalk’s patch of earth.
by Allan Appel | Jul 24, 2015 1:33 pm | Comments (2)
At Dover Beach, trash and “trees of heaven” are out. Pollinators and people are in.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 20, 2015 8:18 am | Comments (10)
Jesse Okeke used to drop trash around his neighborhood. Now a Dixwell “ambassador,” he doesn’t litter anymore—because he’s the one picking up trash from the street.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | Jul 15, 2015 1:54 pm | Comments (1)
A team in green will be once again be canvassing New Haven streets this summer, hoping to improve the city’s energy efficiency.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 14, 2015 4:00 pm | Comments (15)
If something isn’t done about a massive mulch lot that has sprung up in his neighborhood, Miguel Santiago said, he’ll need to move from the Blake Street apartment he’s lived in for 12 years.
by Paul Bass | Jul 13, 2015 7:06 am | Comments (1)
A controversial auto junkyard passed a surprise inspection this week, but was ordered promptly to seek legal permission to continue operating.