by Staff | Feb 8, 2018 12:55 pm
On the menu: An inside view of Hollywood scriptwriting. Or of immigration reform. Or of the Yale Art Gallery. Or politics, courtesy of a leading New York Times op-ed writer.
Or the menu will feature singing Broadway tunes with a master at the keyboard.
Of course, the menu will feature great food, too.
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by Michael Pavano & Kay Balionis | Jan 4, 2018 7:36 am
Teacher Michael Pavano sent in the following aritcle:
Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2017, was a cold day, but the warm welcome inside the K-2 classrooms at Columbus Academy was spreading.
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by Staff | Dec 20, 2017 7:50 am
The following article was submitted by retired Lt. Col. John Hinrichs and retired Sgt. 1st Class Lisa Rodriguez.
On a blustery cold December day, nine James Hillhouse High School Army Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) cadets participated in the Wreaths Across America, a wreath-laying ceremony at the Connecticut Veterans Cemetery in Middletown.
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by Staff | Dec 19, 2017 2:01 pm
The following was submitted by STEP Coordinator Ronald Huggins.
On Tuesday, the Elm City Communities’ Student Training and Employment Program (STEP) came together for a Winter Wonderland event.
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by Staff | Dec 18, 2017 2:37 pm | Comments (3)
A local activist group called Sex Workers and Allies Network sent in the following release.
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by Staff | Dec 4, 2017 2:05 pm
Santa arrived early this year, on Saturday morning, in fact, and at City Point.
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by Staff | Nov 21, 2017 8:50 pm
Public school students worked with Board of Ed adults Tuesday afternoon at the district’s central kitchen to pack over 1,000 Thanksgiving turkey meal boxes for the needy.
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by Staff | Nov 9, 2017 11:00 am | Comments (5)
After 50 years, two plaques have been restored to a statue in Edgewood Park. Neighbors gathered at the statue next to the ranger station Sunday for an unveiling. Stephanie FitzGerald of Friends of Edgewood Park contributed the following write-up about how it happened and these photos from the event.
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by Staff | Oct 26, 2017 2:48 pm | Comments (12)
Nataliya Braginsky, a member of an organization of public school teachers called the New Haven Educators’ Collective, sent in the following opinion article from the group, about New Haven’s search for a new schools superintendent.
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by Staff | Oct 24, 2017 11:32 am | Comments (2)
The following was submitted by LEAP Executive Director Henry Fernandez.
That spooky time of year is coming back to New Haven, and you are invited!
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