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Release The Herring!

by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 17, 2014 1:00 pm | Comments (6)

Thomas MacMillan Photo A dam built in the 1770s, a relic from a bygone age of industry, lies behind a Walgreens on Whalley Avenue—but not for much longer.

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Angela Russell Resigns

by Staff | Apr 8, 2014 12:18 pm | Comments (11)

Cora Lewis Photo (Updated 1:48 p.m. with Russell comment.) Queue up yet another special election: Angela Russell has resigned from the Board of Alders.

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MicroSociety Plans Macro Changes

by Melissa Bailey | Mar 31, 2014 8:04 am | Comments (6)

Melissa Bailey Photo A small West Hills school plans to replace half of its staff, re-brand as an “author’s academy,” and get more help for traumatized kids, as part of an upcoming new “turnaround.”

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State Investigating Limo Ride To Polls

by Paul Bass | Nov 15, 2013 4:12 pm | Comments (16)

A last-minute limo ride to the polls on Election Day has potentially landed a West Hills drug- and alcohol-treatment center in trouble with two state agencies.

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Last Night’s Most Vicious, Heartless Crime

by Staff | Oct 30, 2013 1:23 pm | Comments (3)

That’s all the money I have, the disabled man pleaded. The armed robbers demanded his medications—then tied the man up, naked.

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“No More Children Living in Fear”

by Allan Appel | Oct 2, 2013 8:20 am | Comments (6)

Allan Appel Photo A newly created public safety commission. A manual of police tips, in print and on line, to frustrate robbers in stores and protect employees. And a standing community fund instantly available to aid victims of violence.

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Burger King Manager Shot

by Staff | Sep 16, 2013 8:49 am | Comments (6)

Two armed men in dark clothing robbed a Burger King manager some time before 9:30 p.m. Sunday, and one of them shot her in the legs before leaving.

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“Salt & Pepper” Knew Who Was Who

by Thomas MacMillan | Aug 23, 2013 2:41 pm | Comments (4)

Thomas MacMillan Photo Rookies Elizabeth White and Allyn Wright arrived first at the scene of an attempted pizzeria robbery. When other cops arrived moments later, the duo told them to keep moving to Rock Creek Road. White and Wright had already figured out who did the crime—and where to find him.

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Elicker, Carolina Back Term Limits

by Paul Bass | Aug 16, 2013 8:45 am | Comments (30)

Two mayoral candidates urged seniors to vote for them—but not too many times.

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Quaint Bridge Will Return

by Allan Appel | Aug 5, 2013 11:00 am | Comments (2)

Allan Appel Photo A storybook pedestrian bridge across the West River just upstream from the Blake Street crossing has seen no pedestrians or wide-eyed kids in strollers in a long time.

That’s because it’s so deteriorated, with the hand rails separating from the deck, that the city has had to close it. It is hidden under brush near a playground just off the road.

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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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