by Finnegan Schick | Jun 29, 2015 3:54 pm | Comments (1)
Newhallville neighbors are knocking on doors to reelect Delphine Clyburn, a two-term alder who knocks on the doors of her own ward every month.
by Paul Bass | Jun 25, 2015 5:53 pm | Comments (33)
No, this isn’t Brooklyn.
by Freesia DeNaples | Jun 23, 2015 10:39 am | Comments (1)
To five fifth-graders at King/Robinson Interdistrict Magnet School, Connecticut’s “pretty high” high-school graduation rate—85 percent compared to 75 nationally—just wasn’t enough.
by Paul Bass | Jun 22, 2015 4:17 pm
Six uniformed officers arrived at the Lincoln-Bassett School graduation Monday morning—to separate a man with a handgun from the auditorium.
by David Sepulveda | Jun 14, 2015 8:21 pm | Comments (3)
Flanked by her two sons, Jabril and Nasrullah Bell, Kym McKoy stood on the porch of her gleaming new home on Lilac Street in Newhallville, preparing to cut a ceremonial ribbon before a large crowd that had just toured the home.
“I left Newhallville 25 years ago, and I decided to come back,” she said. “Not because my mother lives next door, but because I wanted to come back.”
by Paul Bass | Jun 14, 2015 7:50 pm | Comments (6)
A spiritually endowed corner of Newhallville got two new names Sunday, with one message.
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.