by David Sepulveda | Sep 18, 2014 1:14 pm
Czech-born British playwright Tom Stoppard once described theater production as a “team sport.” With a new play under production, New Haven playwright and theater director Sharece M. Sellem has broadened her theatrical team, inviting audience members to a series of staged readings to help shape the direction of Brothers Relived, a working title that could change—again.
by David Sepulveda | Sep 16, 2014 4:52 pm | Comments (3)
Satchel Ramos watched aerosol-paint artist Josh Griffin create a mural-sized portrait of jazz great Wynton Marsalis. One day, Satchel said, I hope you paint my portrait, too.
Five years later, Griffin did. Sadly, Satchel was not around to see it. Lots of other people were.
by Allan Appel | Sep 16, 2014 1:38 pm | Comments (3)
Before Lisa Fitch sells her Fair Haven Marina she hopes to make another sale, for only one dollar: to preserve the historic oyster barge that has long been on the property.
by Diana Li | Sep 11, 2014 11:36 am | Comments (8)
If you’re looking for ceviche mixto or a chicha morada around midnight in Fair Haven, you’re out of luck, thanks to a ruling by the Board of Zoning Appeals.
by Allan Appel | Sep 8, 2014 1:34 pm
It’s not summertime any more, but don’t tell it to leaping schools of “bunker” passing through our town.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 8, 2014 11:05 am | Comments (12)
Fair Haven teachers told Gov. Dannel P. Malloy Friday that new opportunities to work together—rather than against each other—have made them better at their jobs.
by Staff | Sep 3, 2014 5:08 pm
With the help of a woman yelling out of a second-story window, cops succeeded in chasing down an armed and allegedly dangerous man.
by Allan Appel | Aug 15, 2014 8:37 am | Comments (1)
A display of anonymous public art floated into town the other day. It was not by Believe In People (BIP). It wasn’t even on a wall. It was both pretty and smelly.
Then it was gone.
by Staff | Aug 11, 2014 8:26 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 Paul Bass | Aug 8, 2014 3:05 pm | Comments (13)
Michael Collins and Dee Johnson were glad to hear the city’s finding a buyer to rescue a vacant house on their block—and they hope the right kind of buyer ends up with it.