by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 30, 2015 2:23 pm | Comments (1)
Children in the Hill and Fair Haven neighborhoods will get a a boost to make healthier food choices and to have a more active lifestyles.
by Paul Bass | Jul 28, 2015 12:32 pm | Comments (4)
The sound of bullets firing woke Diane Ratchford to a nightmare at 4 a.m. Tuesday.
She “was sleeping good” inside her third-floor apartment at 848 Congress Ave. next door to California Market when “I heard four shots.”
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 22, 2015 1:50 pm | Comments (4)
For years, Kim Hart went to the emergency room instead of her doctor’s office. Despite being insured, she called 911 instead of making an appointment at the hospital.
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 21, 2015 4:22 pm | Comments (13)
New Haven’s hungry were greeted Tuesday morning by a familiar sight—a truck with free veggies—and a visitor, their U.S. Congresswoman, who used the occasion to highlight food insecurity.
by Sebastian Medina-Tayac | Jul 20, 2015 4:30 pm | Comments (10)
The Amistad Catholic Worker House—the hungry-feeding, injustice-fighting oasis on Rosette Street—usually celebrates its anniversary with a block party with a moon bounce, popcorn, and water sprayed from a fire hydrant on their tight-knit block in the Hill. Sunday the group celebrated its 20th anniversary with a blow-out at Lighthouse Point Park.
Who footed the bill? The New York Police Department.
by Staff | Jul 17, 2015 10:55 am | Comments (5)
For the first time in 16 years, a neighborhood in the Hill will be represented by someone other than Andrea Jackson-Brooks.
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 14, 2015 11:22 am | Comments (4)
City politics now runs in the family in Ward 5.
by Stephanie Addenbrooke | Jul 13, 2015 2:19 pm | Comments (2)
A “distressing loophole in federal law” allows youth to purchase the newest addition to the cigarette market without verifying their age.
So said U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro. She has introduced legislation, announced Monday, to change that.
by Paul Bass | Jul 2, 2015 2:49 pm | Comments (5)
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.