by Paul Bass | Jul 2, 2015 2:49 pm | Comments (4)
The veteran Hill patrolman shepherded the rookie across Congress Avenue. “I’m going to introduce you,” he said, “to the Pringles.”
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 29, 2015 1:14 pm | Comments (3)
Two alders representing the Hill neighborhood kicked off their bids for reelection at Trowbridge Square Park, while the nephew of a former longstanding alder sought to follow in his footsteps.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 16, 2015 8:11 pm
Elecya Ward, who hadn’t worked in a garden before, eagerly named what she and fellow New Horizons students had planted in a formerly vacant lot next to the school: “Tomatoes, broccoli, spinach and onions.”
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 5, 2015 2:59 pm | Comments (2)
Almeta Hudson was skeptical of raised beds being constructed at the Ann Street Community Garden.
“We’re dirt farmers,” Hudson (pictured in black) said.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | Jun 1, 2015 1:42 pm | Comments (3)
When the opening bars of Michael Jackson’s “Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough” rang through speakers at Trowbridge Square Park at 3 p.m. Sunday, Hill neighbors stopped what they were doing to dance together.
by Staff | May 26, 2015 4:43 pm | Comments (3)
Firefighter Eddie Taylor climbed down into a culvert—and came back up with a puppy.
by Staff | May 26, 2015 7:54 am | Comments (1)
The United Way sent in these photos and this write-up.
by Paul Bass | May 22, 2015 3:01 pm | Comments (33)
As officials scurried behind closed doors to revive a plan to build a new $45 million home for Strong School, Susan Bonanno ventured into the current property’s “playground.”
by Paul Bass | May 19, 2015 5:17 pm
Two budding housing designers were hard at work on Orchard Street and Legion Avenue.
by Staff | May 11, 2015 7:49 pm
The singing and drumming and climbing and thinking start in Fair Haven. Then the Hill. Then Dixwell. Then the center of town.