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Grant Reviewer: Black Women Don’t Mind Obesity

by Staff | Aug 19, 2015 12:54 pm | Comments (10)

Poor black women don’t care about improving their health, in the view of one foundation grant reviewer.

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Blumenthal: Leave No Child’s Social & Emotional Ed Behind

by Allan Appel | Aug 17, 2015 3:11 pm | Comments (1)

Allan Appel Photo “Had Adam Lanza had access to SEL [social and emotional learning], the tragedy might not have happened,” Scarlett Lewis said.  “I felt a great compassion for Adam Lanza and his mother.”

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That Chicken Didn’t Get That Way By Accident

by Staff | Aug 11, 2015 12:04 pm | Comments (2)

Paul Bass Photo There’s a reason eating chicken can lead to hot flashes.

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Where Does The Healing Start?

by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 3, 2015 2:13 pm | Comments (14)

Markeshia Ricks Photo “We are traumatized and living traumatic experiences,” Howard K. Hill told a filled Bethel AME Church. “Some of us are in denial, and some of us are perpetuating the trauma.”

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Anti-Obesity Push Revs Up

by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 2:23 pm | Comments (1)

Markeshia Ricks Photo 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.

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Senior Center Becomes One-Stop Shop

by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 8:35 am | Comments (1)

Markeshia Ricks Photo 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.

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The Fight Continues

by Staff | Jul 29, 2015 3:56 pm | Comments (1)

Contributed Photo 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.

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Those Forms Make No Sense

by Finnegan Schick | Jul 22, 2015 1:50 pm | Comments (4)

Finnegan Schick Photo 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.

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As ADA Turns 25, A Champion Turns A Corner

by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 22, 2015 7:54 am | Comments (8)

Aliyya Swaby Photo 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.”

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Hungry Line Up For Hours For Free Produce

by Finnegan Schick | Jul 21, 2015 4:22 pm | Comments (13)

Finnegan Schick Photo 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.

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Aug 29, 2015 3:26 pm
Address: 36 Grafton St New Haven Connecticut 06513
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NO CITY PERMIT VISIBLE at this property FOR DECK OR 2ND FLOOR ADDITION BEING...

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Aug 29, 2015 3:25 pm
Address: 117 Alston Ave New Haven, Connecticut
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Hedge trimmings deposited on the street for 2-3 weeks now, some are blowing across the...

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