by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 9, 2015 8:01 am | Comments (1)
Anti-police brutality activist Barbara Fair said she wishes presidential candidate Bernie Sanders had spoken out earlier and more forcefully when Michael Brown was shot in Ferguson.
But she still plans to vote for him in the 2016 Democratic presidential primary.
by Allan Appel | Oct 8, 2015 12:19 pm | Comments (1)
Gloria Serrano gathered her first-ever crop of eggplants, poblano chili peppers, scads of tomatoes, and, coming up soon, feathery green cilantro plants. Her labors also helped New Haven Farms gather money to keep the crops—and the good health that comes with them—growing in New Haven.
by Staff | Oct 5, 2015 9:07 am | Comments (1)
Two New Haven alders, Dolores Colon of the Hill and Santiago Berrios-Bones of Fair Haven, spoke about what they’re up to in elected office — and about the upcoming Oct. 15 Board of Alders’ Black and Hispanic Caucus annual gala, a fundraiser for youth and elder programs — on the latest episode of WNHH radio’s “K Pasa.”
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 2, 2015 3:00 pm | Comments (1)
Curtis Libert got permission from the city to plant tomatoes down a block of Poplar Street, spreading a bit of the magic from his found-object oasis by the Q River.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 22, 2015 7:02 am | Comments (1)
Marta Mera replaced the windows at Pan Del Cielo bakery after a shooting last month around Ferry and Chatham streets that cracked the glass.
by Paul Bass | Sep 16, 2015 7:02 am
Look out, New York—Puerto Rican bread from Ferry Street is headed your way.
by Paul Bass | Sep 14, 2015 3:32 pm | Comments (28)
A largely abandoned former factory district near the harbor may come alive with professional BMX races, kids’ basketball tournaments, and track meets if a $70 million dream under consideration by the city becomes a reality.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 10, 2015 12:05 pm | Comments (1)
Juana Ramirez started her restaurant the same way so many businesses start. She started by selling food out of her home.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 3, 2015 6:03 pm
City kids are about to get a tech boost, thanks to a center that opened Thursday on Grand Avenue.
by Paul Bass | Sep 3, 2015 3:33 pm | Comments (2)
Miguel Xicohtencatl needed a hot seller to get his dream businesses going. He found it in a cold cup of mango.