by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 2:23 pm | Comments (1)
Children in the Hill and Fair Haven neighborhoods will get a a boost to make healthier food choices and to have a more active lifestyles.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 8:35 am | Comments (1)
Marge Ottenbreit is a senior citizen on the go. The former bank vice president keeps busy teaching art classes at the Atwater Senior Center in Fair Haven along with other volunteer commitments.
But she knows that not everyone in her age bracket can still get around the way she does.
by Staff | Jul 29, 2015 3:56 pm | Comments (1)
Michelle Cole of Discovery to Cure sent in this report:
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro hosted nearly 100 guests at her East Rock home for a thank-you reception to honor supporters of Discovery to Cure at Yale School of Medicine, which advances the prevention, early detection and treatment of women’s reproductive cancers such as ovarian, uterine, cervical, vaginal, and vulvar cancers.
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 22, 2015 1:50 pm | Comments (4)
For years, Kim Hart went to the emergency room instead of her doctor’s office. Despite being insured, she called 911 instead of making an appointment at the hospital.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 22, 2015 7:54 am | Comments (8)
If not for the Americans for Disabilities Act (ADA), Michelle Duprey might not have been able to wheel her way up to the stage of the library’s “program room.”
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 21, 2015 4:22 pm | Comments (13)
New Haven’s hungry were greeted Tuesday morning by a familiar sight—a truck with free veggies—and a visitor, their U.S. Congresswoman, who used the occasion to highlight food insecurity.
by David Sepulveda | Jul 20, 2015 8:03 am | Comments (1)
Toran Gaal, a Marine veteran and double amputee, is on a 3,800-mile cycling tour across America on a new mission to raise awareness and money for the Semper Fi Fund, an organization that has helped him, his family, and countless others like him.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | Jul 17, 2015 10:53 am
“Don’t text and drive,” was the message for city kids Thursday, delivered by the response teams who have seen firsthand the damage caused by drunk driving.
by Staff | Jul 16, 2015 6:31 pm | Comments (1)
The doctor who helped establish Yale-New Haven’s Smilow Cancer Hospital is stepping down after six years.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 14, 2015 8:32 am | Comments (1)
When Mayor Toni Harp asked New Haveners to help the people of Freetown Sierra Leone i in the face of the ebola crisis in that community last year, they responded.
Their response produced money to purchase four vans, and two cargo containers filled with school and medical supplies and thousands of cases of water. It also produced top honors for New Haven, Freetown’s sister city.