by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 29, 2015 8:17 am | Comments (2)
A team of young Elm City baseball players are carrying the hopes of their city Wednesday to New Britain, where they plan to show off their skills at this year’s Nutmeg State Games.
by Staff | Jul 28, 2015 7:09 am
Over 100 teams “hooped it up” on Church Street, as a summer youth idea became a tradition.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 14, 2015 2:06 pm | Comments (2)
Mayor Toni Harp didn’t hesitate to show Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra that she’s got game.
Segarra showed off his jump shot and scored two points. Then Harp went for the classic, two-hand, granny shot and put two in the hole for New Haven.
And the crowd went wild.
by Paul Bass | Jun 24, 2015 4:08 pm | Comments (6)
The city’s love affair with the bicycle ascended to another level, with the announcement that a first-ever New Haven Grand Prix will take place downtown at twilight on Friday, Sept. 18.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | Jun 10, 2015 1:28 pm
Korean War vet Vickia Koutrapas is making the move from the air to the sea. Even though she can barely see.
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 Ike Swetlitz | May 8, 2015 2:00 pm | Comments (2)
It was past 8 p.m. on a Tuesday, and the fields next to John S. Martinez School didn’t have any lights. Two dozen young men, mostly wearing shoulder pads and helmets, jogged to the center of the field. Most of them were in their 20s and 30s. They gathered around their head coach, Booker McJunkin, for the end-of-practice pep talk.
by Allan Appel | May 8, 2015 8:44 am | Comments (3)
New Haven needs 3,000 more votes—not for any political candidate or issue, but for our fair city as a whole to pull even and then ahead of Portsmouth, N. H.
Talk about March Madness—this competition is May Madness, a bracket of 64 towns selected by Outside Magazine to compete for its annual Best Towns Ever contest.
by Staff | Apr 29, 2015 6:49 am
The following was submitted by Martin Torresquintero of the city parks department:
The Outdoor Adventure Program, in conjunction with the Connecticut Cycling Advancement Program. has launched the High School MT Biking Teams.
by Staff | Apr 26, 2015 3:37 pm | Comments (2)
Rock to Rock—New Haven’s annual family-friendly celebration of the environmental and all things bikable—drew more than 1,200 cyclists Saturday to city streets between East and West Rock.