by David Sepulveda | Jun 30, 2015 1:28 pm | Comments (15)
A day after the Obama administration celebrated a new era in civil rights for the LGBT community, bathing the White House in luminous rainbow-colored hues, a crowd gathered at Morris Cove’s Pardee Seawall in New Haven to witness the marriage of Mischa Johnson (left) and Betty Baisden (right), pillars of the local community who also happen to be a transgender couple.
by Freesia DeNaples | Jun 18, 2015 2:46 pm | Comments (2)
At a school that has followed centuries-old Catholic tradition for six decades, an update has been put in place.
by Finnegan Schick | Jun 11, 2015 3:57 pm | Comments (25)
A city official tried out a new argument to seek to convince East Shore neighbors to support paving more of Tweed-New Haven Airport’s runway: It will mean less noise.
by Allan Appel | Jun 8, 2015 3:02 pm
On July 4, 1779, regiments of English regulars, Hessians, and Tories landed at Lighthouse Point near Fort Black Rock/Fort Nathan Hale.
Ben Greenleaf, age 14, spent Saturday night camping at the same spot with his East Haven-East Shore Boy Scout Troop 401.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 2, 2015 8:58 am | Comments (14)
The New Haven Board of Alders Monday night unanimously approved adding Stratford to the regional water authority, though a legal fight could be brewing with residents of that town.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | May 21, 2015 8:14 am | Comments (45)
City and Tweed-New Haven Airport officials pitched plane-weary Morris Cove neighbors Wednesday night on a plan to pave another 1,500 feet of runway to boost air service into town—and received a ritual chorus of angry opposition from an overflow crowd.
by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 15, 2015 3:24 pm | Comments (18)
Chris Smarz and Diane Zorich photographed their neighbor’s front yard, gathering evidence that they were illegally parking more than two cars in their driveway.
When she found out, neighbor Lisa Mayer retaliated with photos of her own.
by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 1, 2015 12:32 pm | Comments (4)
When Laura Cross was asked to put together an after-school program for Nathan Hale School just before the fall semester, she got on the phone and started building a coalition of parents to help run it.
by Staff | Mar 12, 2015 1:53 pm | Comments (2)
Second through sixth-graders at Nathan Hale School interviewed 93-year-old local historian Doris Townshend for their school newspaper, The Patriot Times. Following is the story they published
It’s a cold, Tuesday night and Mrs. Townshend (also known as Doris or Deb), warmly greets us at the giant front door.
by Brian Slattery | Jan 2, 2015 9:24 am | Comments (1)
“Hello. You guys are all out of your minds.”
So said Dean Falcone of the Shellye Valauskas Experience to welcome the souls who were about to brave the 2015 Polar Bear Plunge at Lighthouse Point Park on New Year’s Day.