by Staff | Mar 2, 2015 8:48 am
Firefighters battled their fourth fire in two days early Monday morning.
by Markeshia Ricks | Feb 18, 2015 4:39 pm | Comments (5)
Jade Pearson found a way to juggle two part-time service jobs with college classes, and come out with a degree.
by Staff | Feb 17, 2015 4:07 pm
The city is banning parking from 7 a.m. through 3 p.m. Wednesday in parts of Newhallville and East Rock to enable crews to remove mounds of snow blocking the road. Violators may be towed.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jan 30, 2015 12:09 pm | Comments (23)
As other students read through their own worksheets, Natenen Conde sprang from her seat and rushed up to her principal with a declaration: “I finished everything.”
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 21, 2015 12:07 pm | Comments (2)
The Board of Alders approved a resolution that will allow Mayor Toni Harp to accept a $1 million federal grant aimed at making Newhallville safer, but not without passing a separate resolution that attaches caveats for city staff going forward.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 15, 2015 8:36 am | Comments (2)
More street outreach workers in schools. More jobs for Newhallville teens. More coordination among groups, including city government, trying to do good in the neighborhood. And an ongoing evaluation of whether any of it is working to reduce crime and youth violence.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 12, 2015 3:09 pm | Comments (1)
As Carmen Mendez drove down Winchester Avenue and turned left on Read Street, her boss, Serena Neal-Sanjurjo, proved that she was no stranger to Newhallville.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 9, 2015 3:22 pm | Comments (11)
Frustrated with how city officials plan to spend $1 million earmarked for their neighborhood, some Newhallville residents this week said they are fed up with being a guinea-pig community that officials mine to experiment with programs that don’t ever seem to change life for the better.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 7, 2015 4:52 pm | Comments (5)
At 3 a.m. on this coldest of January mornings, 80-year-old Dorthea Mitchell crawled out of bed to turn on the oven. It was that, or go to the hospital.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jan 5, 2015 1:38 pm
Mayor Toni Harp plans to consult with King-Robinson Magnet School students on how to spend $1,000 they raised and donated to the city.