by David Sepulveda | May 27, 2015 12:06 pm
Headed to the biggest flag rugby tournament in the country on June 6 will be the only Connecticut team invited to play in the NYC Rugby Cup — the Newhallville-based, Lincoln-Bassett Community School Eagles rugby team.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | May 20, 2015 1:16 pm
A block party with a mission is planned for June 13 by neighbors who live in the Winchester Avenue/Newhall Street stretch of Newhallville.
by Paul Bass | May 15, 2015 2:14 pm | Comments (24)
Seeing a white Highlander SUV blocking an Orange Street bike lane, Stephen Saladino hit the brakes. He dismounted his city-issued Fuji and whipped out his Zebra-brand ticketing device, which caught the attention of a man on the sidewalk.
“I own the store here!” the man announced. “My customers can’t park here?”
by Paul Bass | May 14, 2015 3:00 pm | Comments (1)
When Dinah Kinney got pregnant at 16, her pastor didn’t give up on her. He rallied the church behind her.
by Staff | May 14, 2015 7:38 am | Comments (4)
Mayor Toni Harp grabbed a rake to join a hard-working crew of neighborhood volunteers who continue to put a shine on Newhallville.
by Paul Bass | May 10, 2015 7:05 pm | Comments (3)
A parade celebrating a fictional neighborhood-clean-up character named Freddie Fixer had a new real-life star this year: mom.
by Markeshia Ricks | May 8, 2015 1:02 pm | Comments (22)
The next time you think of going around that school bus with the stop sign out ... don’t.
by Markeshia Ricks | May 7, 2015 4:16 pm | Comments (3)
The 53rd Freddie Fixer Parade will be marching down Dixwell Avenue the Sunday after next, and organizers have planned a whole weekend of events.
by Aliyya Swaby | May 5, 2015 5:17 pm | Comments (11)
Khadijah Muhammad said she fears her daughter Azizah will not be able to matriculate at Amistad High School, if the state cuts charter school funds.
by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 21, 2015 11:54 am | Comments (20)
The leaders of the Board of Alders Black and Hispanic Caucus called on the city’s employers to “open the pipeline” and hire local people.