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Our Wealth, Poverty Extremes Top Other States’

by Mary Buchanan & Mark Abraham | May 22, 2015 12:02 pm | Comments (9)

A working paper from the University of Minnesota takes a new approach in explaining rising levels of neighborhood inequality by highlighting the relative isolation of affluent, white households in 15 major metropolitan areas throughout the United States.

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From The Aesthetic To The Ecstatic At Artwalk 18

by David Sepulveda | May 12, 2015 12:03 pm | Comments (4)

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTOS There was a buzz in the air. Visitors were coming, lots of them. Like a family hosting out-of-town guests, Westville’s community engine of businesses, residents, and volunteers revved up to roll out the neighborhood’s annual Artwalk festival, held over Mother’s Day weekend.

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Cops Head To School ... Zones

by Markeshia Ricks | May 8, 2015 1:02 pm | Comments (22)

Markeshia Ricks Photo The next time you think of going around that school bus with the stop sign out ... don’t.

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Cherry Blossom Festival Draws Thousands To Wooster Square Park

by Lucy Gellman | Apr 27, 2015 8:51 am | Comments (14)

Lucy Gellman Photo Over1,000 people filled Wooster Square Park to dance, nibble, and simply celebrate an annual rite of spring.

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Would A Narrower Olive Street Slow Cars?

by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 24, 2015 1:17 pm | Comments (29)

Paul Bass Photo Doug Hausladen and Giovanni Zinn brought speeding-weary Wooster Street neighbors promises of a “beacon” of hope for a fatal road. Some wanted stop signs instead—but not necessarily bike lanes.

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Father’s Premonition Realized In Teen Shooting

by Aliyya Swaby and Markeshia Ricks | Apr 20, 2015 3:08 pm | Comments (9)

Associated Press/Douglas Healy Baseball kept Fair Haven teen Jericho Scott out of trouble and out of harm’s way—until suddenly it didn’t.

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Greenberg Springs Into Reelection Campaign

by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 20, 2015 11:00 am | Comments (5)

Aliyya Swaby Photo Dozens of Wooster Square neighbors gathered in Lenzi Park Sunday afternoon—drawn in by a chilly spring breeze, and an announcement.

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From Goatville To Chapelseed ...

by Staff | Apr 8, 2015 12:17 pm | Comments (1)

Allan Appel File Photo A first-ever spring citywide community-garden tour launches Saturday at 10 a.m.

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We Can Be A Garden City, A Garden Region

by Jonathan Hopkins | Apr 1, 2015 3:20 pm | Comments (13)

Third and final in a series exploring where the Greater New Haven Region is now, how it got to where it is and how it might imagine itself in the future.

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Advice To Developers: Make Nice To Neighbors

by Paul Bass | Mar 5, 2015 9:11 am | Comments (33)

Paul Bass Photos Neighbors forced Randy Salvatore to change the six-story building he’s putting up at Chapel and Howe Street—making the project better, in his view.

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May 26, 2015 10:17 pm
Address: 65 Ramsdell Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 3

Cluster of very bad potholes. Can damage cars. On a bus route

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May 26, 2015 9:59 pm
Address: 161 Concord Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 12

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