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Lt. Easter Bunny Visits The Hill

by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 18, 2014 5:04 pm | Comments (4)

The Easter Bunny showed up in the Hill Friday afternoon, complete with long, furry, white rabbit ears—and a police uniform.

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Heroin Fix Starts In Doc’s Office

by Melissa Bailey | Apr 18, 2014 12:59 pm | Comments (10)

Melissa Bailey Photo Targeting a heroin epidemic, a high-powered group assembled in New Haven sent a message to doctors: Stop helping patients get hooked on prescription drugs.

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For A 3rd Time, Death Came To Her Door

by Paul Bass | Apr 11, 2014 5:01 pm | Comments (2)

Paul Bass Photos Three separate murders of young men have “devastated” Nora Lacks this year. And it’s only April.

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TM Chills Out A High School

by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 11, 2014 12:08 pm | Comments (6)

Thomas MacMillan Photo Senior Brandon Crowder went from an F to an A in math class not by studying harder or getting a tutor — but by sitting silently in the dark, twice a day.

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Route 34 Re-Zoned

by Melissa Bailey | Apr 8, 2014 12:01 pm | Comments (2)

Christopher Bockstael/ Svigals + Partners

By a unanimous vote Monday, city lawmakers rezoned 16.2 acres of vacant land along Route 34, paving the way for a proposed $11 million new home for the not-for-profit organization Continuum of Care.

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Facing 30 Years, Scammer Turns Star Witness

by Paul Bass | Apr 4, 2014 5:30 pm | Comments (2)

Paul Bass Photo Zonah means “prostitute” in Hebrew. It accrued a second meaning in New Haven poverty real-estate scamming: “Name of fictional tenant on a fake lease created to fool the bank.”

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Route 34 West Plan Gets 6-0 Thumbs Up

by Paul Bass | Apr 3, 2014 8:34 am | Comments (23)

Paul Bass Photos Last week, Dolores Colon wasn’t ready to vote. She worried about more pollution coming to an asthma-choked neighborhood. Six nights later, she had waded through reports—and voted for a plan to start rebuilding a bulldozed former neighborhood, a plan that she concluded won’t further dirty the air.

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Legion Avenue, Redrawn

by Paul Bass | Mar 31, 2014 4:00 pm | Comments (21)

Christopher Bockstael/ Svigals  + Partners Paul Bass Photo Look how slowly these cars are driving, the architect said. Michelle Perez looked, and wondered: Where are the bikes?

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On Officer Elliott’s Beat, “Nobody Smacks Butts”

by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 24, 2014 3:12 pm | Comments (7)

Thomas MacMillan Photo At 10:40 a.m., Officer Jeremie Elliott warned a class of teenage boys that touching a girl’s butt can be a felony. An hour later, he talked to girls about sexting and child pornography. Between classes, he reminded a boy that he shouldn’t be walking down the hall with his arm draped over female classmate.

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City’s Transit Future Beheld

by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 21, 2014 4:57 pm | Comments (31)

Thomas MacMillan Photos On board a bus tour of New Haven, two dozen visionaries stopped by colorful murals on Howard Avenue, checked on a reverse-spiraled parking garage, and visited two-way MLK Boulevard, where a town trolley rides on rails.

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Illegal Dumping
Apr 14, 2014 9:40 am
Address: 1655-1799 Chapel Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 6

Construction debris - one large cabinet dismantled (3 or 4 pieces about 3 ft X 8...

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Tree Trimming
Apr 14, 2014 9:35 am
Address: 257 Quinnipiac Avenue New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 1

Off of Barnes Avenue take a right onto Quinnipiac Avenue, tree is located on the...

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