Quinnipiac River Village
by Allan Appel | Aug 3, 2015 3:02 pm | Comments (4)
More bats will be hanging around Fair Haven Heights, and that’s a good thing for bats and humans alike—not so much for the mosquitoes.
by Allan Appel | Jul 9, 2015 12:20 pm
During the grueling,endless winter, Fair Havener Tambira Armmand, a knitter, sewer, and all-round creative textile person, came down with a bad case of cabin fever. Suddenly she looked out her window, and spotted the solution.
by Staff | Mar 10, 2015 3:01 pm | Comments (3)
Winter’s waning weeks have brought have an unfamiliar flock to the Quinnipiac River: rowers.
by Allan Appel | May 8, 2014 12:06 pm | Comments (10)
Number 15 of the Blues and number 15 of the Greens could have run afoul of the cops—if they had been hanging around the streets instead of the basketball court.
by David Sepulveda | Oct 9, 2013 1:20 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 4:00 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 2:25 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 2:03 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 2:12 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 11:28 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.