by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 6, 2014 11:26 am | Comments (3)
Lena Largie showed a merry band of community-garden supporters something they’d never seen before: a melon cucumber.
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 1, 2014 7:41 am | Comments (1)
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.
by Allan Appel | Sep 30, 2014 11:22 am | Comments (6)
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.
by Paul Bass | Sep 23, 2014 3:08 pm | Comments (3)
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.
by Crystal Emery | Sep 23, 2014 12:16 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.
by Staff | Aug 11, 2014 7:26 am
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).
by Julia Zorthian | Aug 8, 2014 10:33 am | Comments (3)
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.
by Allan Appel | Aug 6, 2014 1:04 pm | Comments (2)
The cars don’t run on solar power (yet!), but the dealership now does.
by Jan Ellen Spiegel | Aug 5, 2014 10:43 am | Comments (11)
A 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.
by Allan Appel | Aug 1, 2014 2:13 pm | Comments (2)
A month ago, Eneida Martinez didn’t know you could even grow vegetables in old contaminated New Haven.