by Gilad Edelman | Mar 2, 2014 10:09 am | Comments (2)
What a difference a week makes.
by Allan Appel | Feb 20, 2014 12:50 pm | Comments (28)
A new headquarters for the Continuum of Care. A pharmacy. A building for docs and labs. A deli/bakery that provides both wonderful buns and vocational training. A surface parking lot.
In a later phase more buildings for retail, lots of trees and an inner courtyard, and a structured parking garage rising in the middle of the block.
The builders of a proposed new development along Route 34 across from Career High School went public with a conceptual design and details of that plan at City Hall Wednesday night, and they got the approval of the City Plan Commission.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jan 16, 2014 8:14 am | Comments (8)
A plan to revive a section of town leveled by urban renewal took a step forward Wednesday evening, amid concerns that the area not fill up with parking garages.
by Paul Bass | Jan 13, 2014 3:03 pm | Comments (3)
Officer Tristan Barnes grabbed Jorgieliz Casanova at the Yale Art Gallery before she could get away.
“You remind me of me,” the officer told the young woman. “You’ve got to do an internship!”
by Thomas MacMillan | Jan 8, 2014 3:37 pm | Comments (7)
In his quest to make Sherman Avenue into a “destination” neighborhood, developer Shmully Hecht wants to “upscale” a housing complex once branded “The Cage.” But first he has to convince the city to abandon a decades-old claim on the property.
by Staff | Dec 18, 2013 3:22 pm
Paula Panzarella (at left in photo) sent in this write-up about the annual West River neighborhood holiday party.
by Paul Bass | Dec 16, 2013 8:05 am | Comments (7)
The city and a developer have reached a deal to jump-start the revival of a stretch of New Haven destroyed by urban renewal—by building a 120,000-square-foot office and retail complex across from Career High School and rezoning 16 acres of land between downtown and the Boulevard.
by Allan Appel | Nov 7, 2013 4:55 pm | Comments (2)
A relentless six-foot slurry wall of mud and water pouring into Westville village?
It’s possible, even probable, if the Pond Lilly Dam breaches in the next super storm.
Local officials now have $661,500 to spend to make sure that post-Sandy environmental prophesy doesn’t come true for the 1790-era dam at Pond Lily Avenue near the New Haven-Woodbridge border.
by Kendra Baker | Sep 16, 2013 11:16 am | Comments (2)
People of all ages, races and cultures spent a peaceful four hours on Sunday enjoying free music, arts and crafts, food and kite-flying in celebration of the 8th Annual United Nations International Day of Peace.
by Staff | Aug 26, 2013 8:00 am
Flames shot out of a second-story window of a housing complex known as “New Jack City.” By the time the firefighters put it out, 11 people were taken elsewhere to sleep.