by Lucy Gellman | Mar 17, 2017 7:54 am | Comments (4)
A plant that turns vegetable oil and animal fat into millions of gallons a month of biodiesel fuel along New Haven’s harbor got a visit — and a promise of help — from one of Connecticut’s U.S. senators in a two-front threat: against competition from Argentina, and against eniornmental regulatory changes planned in Washington.
Continue reading ‘Green Energy Powerhouse Seeks D.C. Help’
by Allan Appel | Mar 10, 2017 1:11 pm | Comments (6)
A belated silver lining benefit from the destructive rage of Hurricane Sandy was delivered to neighbors in Morris Cove Thursday night: The design for the pier to replace the Fort Hale Pier, which that red-letter storm battered and destroyed back in 2012.
Continue reading ‘Design For Pier At Ft. Hale Hailed’
by Paul Bass | Dec 6, 2016 4:10 pm | Comments (10)
State Rep. Al Paolillo Jr. will also be Alder Al Paolillo Jr. At least for a while.
Continue reading ‘Paolillo Plans To Do Double Duty’
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 6, 2016 9:08 am | Comments (22)
The Board of Alders said yes to the city hosting a temporary ice rink in the East Shore this winter, but Mother Nature will make the final decision.
Continue reading ‘Rink OK’d; Next Move’s Mother Nature’s’
by Eugene Driscoll, Allan Appel, Paul Bass, Jodie Mozdzer, & Ethan Fry | Nov 9, 2016 3:41 am | Comments (17)
They spoke. Here’s what they said.
Continue reading ‘Meet The Trumpers’
by Allan Appel | May 27, 2016 7:08 am | Comments (1)
Thank “fast-food rebar” for the expansion of a New Haven company on the harbor.
Continue reading ‘“Fast Food Rebar” Fuels Port Company’s Growth’
by Paul Bass | May 10, 2016 3:40 pm | Comments (8)
The race is on to fill a vacant state representative seat — or it will be on once a presumed frontrunner decides if he’s in.
Continue reading ‘Waiting On Paolillo’
by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 28, 2016 1:14 pm | Comments (8)
Bill and Cathy Meyerson have worked for so many underdog political campaigns that they can’t begin to remember just how many. On Tuesday they were focused on on their latest quest: to help a democratic socialist from Vermont win Connecticut’s presidential primary.
Continue reading ‘Power(-Fighting) Couple Hits Streets Again’
by Allan Appel | Apr 20, 2016 7:36 am | Comments (2)
Beautify two Woodward Avenue’s two traffic islands by adding attractive plantings that can survive a steady diet of car exhaust.
Improve the access and paths for people in wheelchairs visiting the Pardee Sea Wall.
Create a place for the free exchange and sharing of books and magazines.
Continue reading ‘Redo Proposed For “Eyesore” Traffic Islands’
by Allan Appel | Apr 14, 2016 7:18 am | Comments (1)
When the city’s management teams gather for their monthly meetings, there’s often a police officer present — usually the district manager — to provides the monthly report of crime stats and what to look out for.
Starting this month there will be a new — and additional — officer in each of the city’s ten management team meetings, with a more specific role: checking in on robberies and burglaries.
Continue reading ‘The Detectives Are Coming’