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Quinnipiac River Village
by David Sepulveda | Oct 9, 2013 12:20 pm | Comments (6)
A sparkling white coach bus from New Haven Land Trust’s “Habitat, Harvest, and Happy Hour Benefit Bus Tour” ambled down Newhallville streets. At the head of the bus, Stacy Spell, a former New Haven homicide detective with microphone in hand, described how some of the streets and corners were once breeding grounds for crime, consumed in drugs and violence.
by Allan Appel | May 21, 2013 3:00 pm | Comments (4)
Erika Morrison’s sons Gabe, Seth, and Jude will reluctantly give up some nifty forts they have built over the years at secret locations in the narrow strip of woods between Q Avenue and the Q River.
by Allan Appel | Feb 4, 2013 1:25 pm | Comments (21)
A gap-toothed smile along Quinnipiac Avenue may one day be complete, as the city eyes a plan to fill this long-vacant lot with 15 new homes.
by Laurel Leff | Aug 31, 2011 1:03 pm | Comments (4)
When Christopher Randall, executive director of the New Haven Land Trust, arrived Sunday afternoon at the organization’s nature preserve flush against the Long Island Sound, he expected to find raging waters and roiled vegetation.
He didn’t expect to find a 28-foot sloop tossed over 1,500 feet inland, a stone’s throw from Long Wharf Drive.
by Melinda Tuhus | Jan 19, 2010 1:12 pm | Comments (4)
State Rep. Mary Mushinsky loves the Quinnipiac River. She’s worried that a law she wrote to protect it is getting watered down before it even takes effect.
by Melissa Bailey | Jun 17, 2009 10:28 am | Comments (45)
A school bus driver may be headed for discipline, after a neighbor caught a yellow bus on video barreling through Fair Haven Heights.
by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 24, 2009 10:12 am | Comments (28)
The shoddy state of Quinnipiac Avenue is taking a toll on condo developer Fereshteh Bekhrad. Her potential tenants are walking away, telling her, “Your units are beautiful, but the street stinks.”
by Allan Appel | Mar 12, 2009 3:35 pm | Comments (3)
Good fences make good neighbors? Well, it depends what you mean by “good.”
by Allan Appel | Jan 15, 2009 8:31 am | Comments (2)
“If I shoot a tin can in my back yard, I’m in violation of the law. But I can let go with birdshot that travels a 100 yards as long as I’m on the river? Something’s wrong with this equation.”
by Allan Appel | Jan 14, 2009 8:27 am
Is the Housing Authority of New Haven becoming an historic preservationist organization? Could be.