by David Yaffe-Bellany | Jul 1, 2016 8:05 am
It lives in a river with a history of abuse and pollution. It swims in waters filled with hard-to-filter chemicals.
Despite that discouraging environment, an expert told a riverine gathering, the male mummichog is in OK shape, for the time being.
Continue reading ‘Mud Minnow Is Safe — For Now’
by Aliyya Swaby | Jun 15, 2016 10:26 am
Grace Nathman has bought mattresses and sheets for students in need, part of an effort to keep them coming to school every day.
Continue reading ‘A Year Later, More Kids In School’
by Lucy Gellman | Apr 5, 2016 4:05 pm | Comments (8)
Making his way up a steep set of stone steps on Lexington Avenue, Eleazar Lanzot took stock of a big white house, then landed six raps on the front door.
“Hello!” Lanzot said, smiling. “I’m Eleazar, from the Bernie Sanders Campaign. Do you know that the Connecticut primary is April 26?”
Continue reading ‘News Flash: Presidential Primary Ahead’
by Paul Bass | Mar 22, 2016 3:17 am | Comments (3)
Four was a lucky number for rookie Firefighter Jason Shuttleworth — and for a little boy named Michael who lives a block from the East Grand Avenue fire station.
Continue reading ‘Rookie Makes First Rescue’
by Staff | Feb 14, 2016 2:22 pm
Substituting dolls for babies, Yale-New Haven Hospital pediatric residents showed Jepson Magnet School students how they care for newborns in the hospital.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 25, 2016 8:22 am | Comments (13)
The owner of a future drive-thru Popeye’s chicken outlet promised to bring 100 jobs to the Quinnipiac East neighborhood — and make sure pedestrians don’t get run over.
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by Staff | Jan 7, 2016 5:37 pm | Comments (1)
As an off-duty firefighter happened to be looking on, a 37-year-old motorist driving north on Foxon Boulevard crashed into a 26-year-old Milford woman named Meghan Perry at 10 p.m. Wednesday as she crossed the street.
Continue reading ‘Driver Smashes Pedestrian’
by Allan Appel | Dec 16, 2015 4:14 pm | Comments (4)
Brenda Harris is so eager to move from the Farnam Courts Townhouses, she decided to help matters along by shoveling a little dirt on the site of her next home.
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by Markeshia Ricks & Aliyya Swaby | Dec 15, 2015 1:14 pm | Comments (2)
The student absence rate at Quinnipiac School has dropped from 37 to 15 percent over the last year—in part because of a partnership with a probate judge on a new clinic.
Continue reading ‘Attendance Clinics Target Absences Early’
by Allan Appel | Nov 12, 2015 6:13 pm | Comments (15)
As a federal official announced a proposed ban on smoking in all public-housing developments, some New Haven tenants said they aren’t ready to butt out in the privacy of their homes.
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