by Staff | Nov 24, 2014 4:27 pm
Police are investigating two apparently related shootings within a block of each other in the Hill this weekend.
by Paul Bass | Nov 21, 2014 2:00 pm | Comments (26)
“Help! Help!” Bret Bird screamed. A dozen or more bystanders could see him being attacked. They could hear him.
by Staff | Nov 19, 2014 4:45 pm | Comments (11)
A boy trying to board a school bus ended up at Yale-New Haven Hospital instead Wednesday morning after a driver hit him.
by Jonathan Hopkins | Nov 17, 2014 3:16 pm | Comments (17)
New Haven has given the green light to a private developer to begin rebuilding on a stretch of Legion Avenue demolished a half-century ago during urban renewal. New Haven architect Jonathan Hopkins has looked at the plans—and come up with a different vision.
by Lucy Gellman | Nov 11, 2014 1:51 pm | Comments (1)
Just past closing, the Hill’s Wilson branch library was undergoing a strange change. The librarians, packing their bags and putting on their coats, could hear rustling coming from the basement. An occasional giggle or squeal of delight floated up the narrow stairs, joined by the soft pitter-patter of doll-sized gym shoes and mini ballet flats. Someone rummaged around for a pint-sized cello.
by David Sepulveda | Nov 6, 2014 5:47 pm | Comments (9)
With his tricorn hat askew, one of three defenders leans forward, squinting with one eye to focus on the approaching enemy. “Ready… aim… fire!” The cannon explodes with thundering kickback.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 31, 2014 7:37 am | Comments (2)
It’s not every day that the governor interrupts your lunch, but that just what happened to medical professionals and students midday Thursday on the stretch of Cedar Street that bisects the Yale-New Haven Hospital campus.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 29, 2014 1:41 pm | Comments (14)
David Norman recalled a time that he would put on his coat to leave his home at the Church Street South housing complex, hear gunshots, take off his coat, and wait 15 minutes before he put his coat back on to leave.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 29, 2014 11:55 am | Comments (7)
With just a week to go until Election Day, Secretary of the State Denise Merrill told a room full of seniors that when it comes to voting, the crisis isn’t voter fraud. The real crisis is that not enough people are participating in the a fundamental part of democracy by voting.
by Staff | Oct 15, 2014 2:42 pm | Comments (3)
A construction worker in the Hill took this photo—and the police are grateful.