by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 17, 2016 6:37 am
Days after aceremonial groundbreaking for a new tech and innovation campus at 470 James St., the developers got an OK to move forward with their construction plans once they finish demolishing a former CT Transit bus depot on the site.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 16, 2016 7:57 am | Comments (1)
A riverfront developer who wants to turn her vacant Front Street lot into storage space for boats has won over some of her neighbors—but still needs to convince some others as well as the City Plan Commission.
Continue reading ‘Loose Truce Struck In Fair Haven’
by Allan Appel | Jun 14, 2016 4:49 pm | Comments (7)
A driver manipulated a huge piece of old tech — a backhoe —Tuesday to formally start the process of bringing a new-tech and innovation campus to the dusty industrial gateway to Fair Haven.
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by Lucy Gellman | Jun 14, 2016 7:53 am
The latest programs from WNHH radio check in with community members about the massacre in Orlando, revisit immigration reform and the Brock Turner case, meet new authors with new summer reads, and time-travel to a simple time that actually wasn’t so simple.
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by Staff | Jun 13, 2016 7:51 am | Comments (1)
A dirt-bike rider hit a 4-year-old boy in Circuolo Park, then sped away.
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by Aliyya Swaby | Jun 9, 2016 7:17 am | Comments (1)
Fabian Durango’s experience as an immigrant from Caracas, Venezuela, helps him understand the needs of the neighborhood’s Latino community and fortifies him to keep them from being taken advantage of by others.
Continue reading ‘Durango Insures, Reassures’
by Daniela Brighenti | Jun 8, 2016 7:28 am | Comments (1)
As part of her weekly routine, parent Yury Maciel-Andrews walks the halls of East Rock Community School, scouting for teachers and staff who might need her help for “anything.”
Continue reading ‘Parents Share In The Glory’
by David Yaffe-Bellany | Jun 6, 2016 1:50 pm
In 1976, a labor organizer named Nicholas Aiello accosted Martin Looney, then a young aide to Mayor Frank Logue, at City Hall.
Continue reading ‘A Labor Fighter’s Mission Lives On’
by Staff | May 30, 2016 9:46 am
Police divers and firefighters Sunday morning retrieved the body of a “recently deceased” young woman from the shallow waters of the Quinnipiac River below the Grand Avenue bridge.
Also Sunday morning, the family of a despondent young woman reported her missing.
Continue reading ‘Body Pulled From River; Tree Falls On Walgreens’
by Qi Xu | May 27, 2016 1:02 pm
Chatham Square Park was busier than usual Friday, as the Mary Wade Home celebrated its 150th anniversary along with children and seniors from throughout Fair Haven.
Continue reading ‘Mary Wade Parade Lifts Fair Haven Spirits’