by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 18, 2014 3:24 pm | Comments (7)
A decade ago, Curtis Libert found a riverside dump with dead dogs and old mattresses. He transformed it into a treasure trove of fruit trees, plastic kiddie bikes, a time-traveling easy chair, and royal red carpet.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 18, 2014 12:49 pm | Comments (6)
Neighbors shut their doors to avoid confrontation as a pack of teenage bikers set upon Newhallville—armed with pamphlets about going green and saving money.
by Julia Zorthian | Jul 17, 2014 12:21 pm | Comments (15)
(Updated with map of the trees) Three on Mechanic Street. Four on Bishop. Seven on Cottage. Three on State Street. Thirteen on Orange.
by Paul Bass | Jul 7, 2014 1:00 pm | Comments (5)
Thanks to a hands-on lesson from a citywide clean-up campaign, tenants on a trash-plagued block of Newhallville upped their game for their weekly recycling collection—with more work left to be done to hit their goal.
by Staff | Jul 1, 2014 7:51 pm | Comments (1)
New Haven’s receiving millions of dollars to repair damage from the great superstorm of 2012 and prepare for superstorms to come in an era of climate change.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 30, 2014 2:59 pm | Comments (1)
Think you can tell Edgewood Park from College Woods? East Rock Park from West Rock Park? Your skills are about to be put to the test.
by Paul Bass | Jun 25, 2014 3:02 pm | Comments (23)
Tires—loads and loads and loads of tires—may arrive on the shores of Fair Haven if a growing recycling company gets its wish.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 19, 2014 2:54 pm
The city can’t forbid private property owners from cutting down trees. But it can tighten its zoning laws regarding excavation.
by Paul Bass | Jun 19, 2014 12:02 pm | Comments (2)
Robert Rouse’s scallions sprung up from his bed in a Newhallvile community garden—along with a new greenhouse steps away that a broader community came together to plant.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 17, 2014 2:13 pm | Comments (1)
A rainbow rose on Edgewood Avenue, lifted by lots of little hands.