by Staff | Oct 5, 2015 2:34 pm | Comments (1)
Things did not go well for two Hamden men leaving an illegal “after hours” spot in New Haven early Sunday morning.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 5, 2015 7:36 am | Comments (1)
The fate of New Haven workers’ lost wages may get tied up in a bankruptcy filed by the former owner of Gourmet Heaven.
by Staff | Oct 2, 2015 1:52 pm
A city detective ended up speaking to some men abroad who go by famous names: “Martin O’Malley,” “James Baker,” “Michael Brown,” “Jordan.” They turned out to be Indian and Russian scammers, not bold-face-named Americans.
by Paul Bass | Oct 2, 2015 12:51 pm | Comments (12)
A 911 call-center dispatcher charged the city with violating her rights when it named her ex-husband—with whom she has had a nasty prolonged custody battle—as her boss.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 2, 2015 12:00 pm | Comments (1)
A joint city-federal investigation has nabbed the alleged leaders of a city drug gang believed to be responsible for six separate murders and another five shootings.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 2, 2015 8:00 am | Comments (5)
With the help of $1 million, New Haven is aiming to put itself halfway out of the prison reentry business in five years.
by Staff | Oct 1, 2015 2:13 pm | Comments (1)
Andy Ross, a realtor and Wooster Square activist who ran for alder on a good-government platform, appealed to his former neighbors for forgiveness in the wake of his guilty plea on a bribery charge.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 30, 2015 4:55 pm | Comments (3)
If the Millstone Nuclear Power Station had melted down, New Haven was ready.
by marcia chambers | Sep 30, 2015 3:52 pm
In the 20 years since he began practicing law in Connecticut, Gerry Giaimo has witnessed major changes in the life of Connecticut law firms, including the closing of Tyler, Cooper & Alcorn LLP, in 2008 and the opening of Halloran & Sage’s New Haven offices in 2011.
Giaimo pressed for a New Haven office because so many of the firm’s attorneys were commuting long hours even though they lived in the New Haven area. Starting as a young associate, Giaimo, now a partner in his law firm has witnessed major changes in law firm life. The younger lawyers, he said, are trying to change entrenched habits of law firms, from work schedules, to dress codes, to a desire for a different lifestyle. All issues still in transition, he said.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 28, 2015 12:01 pm | Comments (30)
From her Orchard Street apartment Sherry Bryant has for years seen groups of masked dirt bike riders popping wheelies on the street on summer evenings. She got a closer look recently when a couple of those bikes and their riders slammed into her.