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On Broadway

by Thomas Breen | Oct 9, 2015 12:58 pm | Comments (4)

There’s a picture of Robert Moses tucked behind Book Trader Café on Chapel Street. His arms are crossed and he’s smiling, though there’s something a little uneasy about his pose: his tie is slightly off-center, his face half-hidden in shadow. He looks eager to get back to work.

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G Café Comes To Dixwell

by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 29, 2015 1:09 pm | Comments (22)

With local brass band Kings of Harmony belting out a toe-tapping rendition of “Oh Happy Day,” the only thing missing in front of the newest development in the Dixwell neighborhood was a second line.

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Third Crash Prompts Call For Traffic-Calming

by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 23, 2015 8:43 am | Comments (31)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Westville neighbors living near the intersection of Chapel Street and Central Avenue were awakened in the wee hours of the morning not by an alarm, but the sound of a driver crashing into cars parked along the street.

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Traffic Calming, Cop Body Cams Get Final OKs

by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 22, 2015 7:27 am | Comments (3)

Markeshia Ricks File PhotoThe Board of Alders Monday night passed measures that will allow long-planned traffic calming on Whalley Avenue through Westville Village, study of a revival for Wooster Square’s former clock factory, and start outfitting cops with body cameras and downtown streets with those donation “parking meters.”

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Vote! Even If You’re 17!

by Staff | Sep 16, 2015 7:00 am | Comments (7)

Aaron Goode has a message for voters: get out and turn up for the primary election this Wednesday, even if you’re 17. That is, if you’ll be 18 by the general election in November. 

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Newhallville Youth Ambassadors Keep It Clean

by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 20, 2015 6:46 pm

Markeshia Ricks Photo With the help of family and friends, Jeanette Thomas has tended to the Ivy Narrows Bird Sanctuary for about 15 years. But at 82, she confesses that it’s harder to be as active as she used to be.

She recently got a little help from the younger helping hands of the Newhallville youth “ambassadors.”

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2 Neighborhoods’ Legacies Persevere

by Paul Bass | Aug 12, 2015 3:12 pm | Comments (2)

Paul Bass Photos As a child, Serena Neal-Sanjurjo watched from inside while New Haven’s Dixwell neighborhood burned. She has returned decades later to help rebuild Dixwell — after doing the same in Baltimore and post-Katrina New Orleans.

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Westville Says OK To CVS, But ...

by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 6, 2015 2:23 pm | Comments (15)

Markeshia Ricks Photo The new Westville CVS won’t be two stories high, or have outdoor seating, but it might feature the work of local artists and other touches advocated by its future neighbors.

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Which One’s Goatville? Newhallville?

by Jonathan Hopkins | Jul 20, 2015 4:26 pm | Comments (18)

Despite desegregation efforts in the last half century like the Fair Housing Act, Sheff vs O’Neill, and Connecticut Statute 8-30g among others, New Haven – like many places – remains segregated along socio-economic lines. What’s more, neighborhood inequality has risen in Connecticut since 1980, with more residents living in either “very rich” or “very poor” neighborhoods and fewer living in “middle class” neighborhoods over the last 35 years.

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Teens In Green Canvas For Energy Efficiency

by Stephanie Addenbrooke | Jul 15, 2015 1:54 pm | Comments (1)

Melissa Bailey Photo A team in green will be once again be canvassing New Haven streets this summer, hoping to improve the city’s energy efficiency.

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