by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 25, 2014 7:10 pm | Comments (11)
Police made three arrests as the city dismantled a short-lived camp for homeless people, just after the mayor announced progress in a new longer-term community effort to make sure all New Haveners are housed.
by Paul Bass | Jul 25, 2014 4:11 pm | Comments (3)
Yet another special election looms in New Haven—this time for a Board of Alders seat that already went vacant once this year.
by Liana Teixeira | Jul 24, 2014 8:12 am | Comments (2)
Hill neighbors said they hope to see a broken connection repaired between their neighborhood and the rest of the city, while also providing more jobs.
The former Episcopal Church of the Ascension building on the corner of Howard and Lamberton Avenues, which closed in 2011, may hold part of the answer.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 15, 2014 3:06 pm | Comments (2)
“Strong is sexy! And I am sexy, baby!” shouted the women in Mubarakah Ibrahim’s early morning “boot camp” exercise class. By fall, more women may be shouting those phrases—in free classes at a new not-for-profit gym in Newhallville.
by Lucy Gellman | Jul 2, 2014 12:12 pm | Comments (1)
Look for four new houses to come up for sale in the Hill soon as part of a neighborhood revival effort.
by Meagan Jordan | Jun 25, 2014 12:07 pm
Betty Seye took out the dryer and the synthetic hair—and a two-strand twist corn roll bun was underway.
by Allan Appel | Jun 24, 2014 1:09 pm
You don’t rat out your bank-robber accomplice—even if you obtain a prize by doing so.
by Melissa Bailey | Jun 22, 2014 11:50 am | Comments (3)
Walking a dog behind Career High School Friday, a Hill neighbor found a swastika and a racist message written on a white paper bag hanging from a tree.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 16, 2014 4:49 pm | Comments (30)
Just one day after activists set up a camp for homeless people on Rosette Street, the city removed their tents—and took two organizers away in handcuffs.
by Diana Li | May 16, 2014 2:01 pm | Comments (3)
Est Est Est is hitting the road.