Sections

Neighborhoods

Features

Follow Us

NHI Newsletter

Some Favorite Sites

Government/ Community Links

Health

City Gets $5.4M To Combat Infant Mortality

by Allan Appel | Sep 12, 2014 5:56 pm | Comments (2)

Allan Appel Photo Some $5.4 million in new federal money is coming to town to continue to combat infant mortality citywide and to reduce glaring ethnic and racial disparities in birth outcomes.

Continue reading ‘City Gets $5.4M To Combat Infant Mortality’ »

Ring The Bell For Sickle Cell

by Babz Rawls-Ivy | Sep 11, 2014 1:14 pm

This article originaly appeared in the Inner-City News, where Babz Rawls-Ivy is the managing editor.

James Rawlings is on a serious mission ... to raise awareness of Sickle Cell Disease. 

Continue reading ‘Ring The Bell For Sickle Cell’ »

Favor Returned

by Paul Bass | Sep 8, 2014 8:05 am

A reporter dumped on a politician Sunday.

So what else was new?

Continue reading ‘Favor Returned’ »

“Food Pantry On Wheels” Arrives In New Haven

by Jordi Gassó | Aug 6, 2014 12:22 pm | Comments (1)

Jordi Gassó Photo Emily Valdez, 5 years old with pigtails and iridescent eyes the size of quarters, doesn’t care for cauliflower. Nor broccoli, or chicken, even. A certain red and pulpy fruit is her favorite.

Continue reading ‘“Food Pantry On Wheels” Arrives In New Haven’ »

16 Teaspoons Of Sugar Found In Coke Bottle

by Paul Bass | Aug 6, 2014 8:12 am | Comments (12)

To find proof of why the government needs to force food labels to list “teaspoons” instead of “grams” of sugar, Marlene Schwartz set off in the aisles of Romeo & Cesare.

Continue reading ‘16 Teaspoons Of Sugar Found In Coke Bottle’ »

Liquor-Fueled Limo Rides To Polls Help Spark $2,500 Fine

by Staff | Aug 5, 2014 10:50 am | Comments (2)

The Crossroads substance-abuse-recovery facility in West Hill has agreed to pay the state $2,500 and make major changes in operations in response to a host of violations, including two unauthorized boozy rides of clients to the voting polls.

Continue reading ‘Liquor-Fueled Limo Rides To Polls Help Spark $2,500 Fine’ »

Foley: Institutionalize More Mental-Health Patients

by Arielle Levin Becker | Jul 31, 2014 12:00 pm | Comments (1)

Melissa Bailey Photo Tom Foley, the leading Republican candidate for governor, has a vision for helping people with mental illness: finding more of them beds in long-term institutional care.

Continue reading ‘Foley: Institutionalize More Mental-Health Patients’ »

Calming Riverine Views Flow Into Cancer Center

by Allan Appel | Jul 30, 2014 12:17 pm

With a rectangle of surgical tape still visible at the clavicle from her second treatment for pancreatic cancer, Louise Dechesser paused at a photograph of rippling water and pronounced it “interesting and peaceful.”

Continue reading ‘Calming Riverine Views Flow Into Cancer Center’ »

DeLauro, Blumenthal Seek Medicare Fix

by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 28, 2014 3:01 pm | Comments (12)

Thomas MacMillan Photo After a Medicare Advantage plan abruptly dropped him and hundreds of other physicians, Dr. Steven Wolfson tearfully said goodbye to patients of 30 years and offered some final advice: Don’t get sick.

Continue reading ‘DeLauro, Blumenthal Seek Medicare Fix’ »

Women’s Fitness Mission Heads To Newhallville

by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 15, 2014 3:06 pm | Comments (2)

“Strong is sexy! And I am sexy, baby!” shouted the women in Mubarakah Ibrahim’s early morning “boot camp” exercise class. By fall, more women may be shouting those phrases—in free classes at a new not-for-profit gym in Newhallville.

Continue reading ‘Women’s Fitness Mission Heads To Newhallville’ »

Events Calendar

loading…

SeeClickFix »

Dangerous tree
Sep 19, 2014 2:57 am
Address: 167 Mckinley Sve New Haven, CT
Rating: 1

Dying tree in median dropping huge branches on street and sidewalk. Hazardous to cars and...

more »
FOUND CAT Edwards ST East Rock
Sep 18, 2014 11:54 pm
Address: Edwards St New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 2

FOUND - Very hungry and skinny cat found on Edwards ST between Whitney and Orange. If you...

more »

PosterWallAdd your Poster

Sponsors

N.H.I. Site Design & Development

smartpill design