by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 27, 2014 4:21 am | Comments (1)
Students were at first hesitant to eat one parent’s homemade Puerto Rican pasteles, but soon gobbled them down along with the traditional Thanksgiving turkey—part of a Fair Haven school’s continuing quest to involve kids’ families.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 19, 2014 4:22 pm
With just a small lone watermelon left over in one of its raised beds, English Street Community Garden, mostly dormant for the coming winter, may have seemed an odd place to talk about how the seeds of the state Community Investment Act have borne fruit.
by Allan Appel | Nov 18, 2014 2:59 pm
Nayeli Tenezaca wants to save animals from extinction, so she ran for president of her middle school—and won.
by Paul Bass | Nov 14, 2014 8:06 am | Comments (10)
New Haven’s economic development chief was home watching the Brazilian Grand Prix when his eyes wandered to the text of a 32-year-old court decree—which led him to give a second shot to a Fair Haven community group’s quest to buy a mothballed historic school.
by Paul Bass | Nov 5, 2014 3:42 pm | Comments (6)
The Harp administration is starting over in its quest to find a buyer for a vacant historic brick former Fair Haven school building after turning down a community-based plan for an arts-and-housing complex.
by Aliyya Swaby & Markeshia Ricks | Nov 5, 2014 1:04 am | Comments (6)
It turns out the Dannel P. Malloy knew what he was doing when he practically camped out in New Haven this past year.
by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 3, 2014 12:03 pm
Ingrid Cuevas-Gregory wants students to leave her class not just speaking English but also “looking adults in the eye.”
by Brian Slattery | Nov 3, 2014 8:16 am
A little rain still couldn’t stop the dead from marching from downtown New Haven to Fair Haven.
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 29, 2014 12:00 pm | Comments (5)
Exactly a week before Election Day, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy brought in Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla to Grand Avenue help him woo the city’s Latino voters.
The takeaway message: Our policies are mirror images.
by Staff | Oct 29, 2014 11:10 am
Well, all New Haven kids are invited, along with adult chaperones, to a citywide Halloween Party Friday evening, complete with a haunted house, games, and a fire truck. It’s taking place at LEAP, which sent in the following advance notice: