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Grassroots-Veggie Tour Reveals Some Surprises

by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 6, 2014 11:26 am | Comments (3)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Lena Largie showed a merry band of community-garden supporters something they’d never seen before: a melon cucumber.

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Xander Barked Into The Mic

by Staff | Jul 28, 2014 11:49 am | Comments (1)

Thomas MacMillan File Photo Teen vandals refused to come out of the marsh—until a police pooch stepped up to the microphone.

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City Reels In A Big Green Fish

by Melissa Bailey | Jul 28, 2014 7:10 am | Comments (1)

Melissa Bailey Photo Let’s fix that pier—and give the fisherman who climbed around that chain-link fence more places to catch snapper.

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SCSU Takes Over Gateway’s Long Wharf Campus

by Melissa Bailey | Jun 13, 2014 11:16 am | Comments (2)

Thomas MacMillan File Photo Southern Connecticut State University has taken possession of Gateway Community College’s abandoned Long Wharf property—without a clear plan of what to do with it.

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Eneida Builds Bridge To Her Future

by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 6, 2014 7:19 am | Comments (2)

Thomas MacMillan Photo With her 2-year-old daughter looking on, Eneida Martinez built a bridge across a muddy rivulet in the Long Wharf Nature Preserve—and then crossed over to a new life as a high-school graduate.

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Jordan’s Cleared For Launch

by Thomas MacMillan | Dec 11, 2013 8:08 am | Comments (4)

The Board of Zoning Appeals Tuesday evening approved a new bowling alley, trapeze exhibition, zip line, Ferris wheel, water show, and skating rink—all in one building on Sargent Drive.

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Jordan’s Keeps Its “J”

by Gilad Edelman | Nov 21, 2013 1:35 pm | Comments (3)

Gilad Edelman Photo All that stood between the aspiring developers of a Jordan’s Furniture megastore and the City Plan Commission’s approval was a 60-foot-tall, bright purple letter “J.”

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Megastore Clears A Zoning Hurdle

by Gilad Edelman | Nov 13, 2013 8:00 am | Comments (5)

Gilad Edelman photo Armed with community support and a more detailed proposal, the aspiring builders of a Jordan’s Furniture megastore on Long Wharf got one step closer to approval at a Board of Zoning Appeals hearing Tuesday night.

After a brief presentation and no opposition, the board closed the public hearing and referred the proposal to the City Plan Commission, which will issue an advisory regarding the proposed parking and signage, then send the matter back to the zoning board. The board will most likely issue a final ruling at next month’s meeting.

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Zoners Want More Answers From Furniture Giant

by Gilad Edelman | Oct 9, 2013 7:15 am | Comments (13)

Gilad Edelman Photo Thomas MacMillan File Photo It might have trapezes or trampolines. Or a bowling alley. Or a Bose shop. Or fine dining or a Fuddruckers. Or it might never get built.

Eliot Tatelman learned Tuesday night that if he wants city permission to open one of his furniture mega-stores inside the Register building on Long Wharf, his plans will need to get more specific.

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The Boathouse Build Begins

by Paul Bass | Sep 16, 2013 12:52 pm | Comments (7)

Paul Bass Photos Fifteen years after the city cried foul over a state highway expansion plan, workers drove sheet pilings into the harbor Monday to begin construction of a new $37 million boathouse aimed at bringing New Haveners back to the water.

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