by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 29, 2014 1:00 pm | Comments (4)
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 12:10 pm
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:
by Khadija Hussain | Oct 27, 2014 8:14 am | Comments (1)
It was an action-packed scene in Chatham Square Park on Saturday, as terrifying creatures from skeletons to zombies contested against not-so-creepy superheroes and fairies.
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 24, 2014 1:23 pm | Comments (1)
When Rocio Barahona told her students she would bring out the “caracoles,” a wave of excitement rolled through the first-grade classroom.
“Caracoles! Caracoles!” they loudly whispered to each other, as their teacher pulled out tanks of small aquatic snails—and charted a new approach to bilingual education.
by Staff | Oct 22, 2014 4:43 am
A man reported being robbed and abducted in his car on Saturday in Fair Haven.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 21, 2014 11:53 am | Comments (8)
A proposed city deal to help the owners of Brewery Square Apartments dig out of a financial hole hit another speed bump.
by Aliyya Swaby | Oct 17, 2014 8:46 am | Comments (2)
Quinnipiac Elementary School students got a special reminder to show up for picture day the next morning — from their principal, who appeared at their doorsteps to personally deliver the announcement.
by Allan Appel | Oct 15, 2014 4:28 pm | Comments (6)
The fish are dead—but they died of natural causes like blues attacking them and low oxygen due to the warm weather.
Not due to pollution leaching into the river from English Station.
And if you fish for bunker off the nearby bridges, there’s no advisory not to continue.
by Allan Appel | Oct 13, 2014 12:33 pm
by Allan Appel | Oct 13, 2014 11:04 am | Comments (3)
Despite the continued alarming deployment of booms around English Station, and a fleet of trucks from engineering labs and U.S. Coast Guard rapid-response trailers parked on Grand Avenue for days, it may not be as bad as it looks.