by Allan Appel | Jan 14, 2015 1:45 pm
Undefeated New Haven fighter Jimmy “Quiet Storm” Williams had not even stepped into the ring. The junior middleweight bout was four days away. But a huge amount of heart was already on display.
That heart belonged to Williams’s coach, Brian Clark, who was by his side not two hours after checking himself out of Yale-New Haven Hospital after open heart surgery.
by Staff | Jan 7, 2015 3:00 pm | Comments (4)
The YMCA has opened a second downtown New Haven branch at the 900 Chapel St. office/apartment building across from the Green.
by David Sepulveda | Dec 23, 2014 2:48 pm | Comments (3)
For 73-year-old Julie Lockhart, Sunday’s Cyclocross race held at Edgewood Park was just another ride in the park.
by Staff | Nov 5, 2014 3:16 pm
LEAP is back with swim classes for children ages 5 to 13. The classes start next week at the LEAP Community Center pool at 31 Jefferson St. Classes are twice a week: Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday, with the option for a 6 p.m. or 7 p.m. start time. The 10-class session costs $100.
by Staff | Oct 16, 2014 2:54 pm | Comments (1)
A New Haven student was scouted to play football in a national competition in South Carolina in January—and he’s only 9 years old.
by Paul Bass | Sep 29, 2014 3:31 pm | Comments (1)
A 12-time national mountain-bike champ who rides trails around the world won a different kind of honor back home Monday.
by David Sepulveda | Sep 28, 2014 8:01 am | Comments (2)
To celebrate Yale Bowl’s Centennial, the Yale Precision Marching Band joined with musicians of the United States Military Academy West Point Band, during a football half-time tribute that honored the historic stadium and a tradition between the teams that dates back to 1894. During regulation time, however, it was a different story, as teams battled in a see-saw game of shifting leads.
by Allan Appel | Sep 2, 2014 6:17 am
Bill and Pat Julianelle didn’t let distinct male and female starting lines separate them on Monday.
The Julianelles were among some 7,000 runners who signed up to participate in the 37th annual Faxon Law New Haven Labor Day Road Race—the first one to have separate gender-specific start lines.
by Jordi Gassó | Aug 7, 2014 11:03 am | Comments (2)
The tennis ball flew high beyond the net, over the coach’s head, past the court baseline, as 7-year-old Taylor Ward packed a strong forehand — perhaps too strong.
by Staff | Aug 4, 2014 12:48 pm | Comments (2)
The following is a release from the New Haven Age Group Track Club.