by Khadija Hussain | Dec 15, 2014 8:03 am
Christmas came early to the West River Neighborhood on Saturday, as hundreds of kids left Barnard Environmental Studies School laden with gifts, cookies, and cards.
by Staff | Dec 9, 2014 9:17 am
Firefighters helped a woman climb down a ladder to safety late Monday night as they spent hours battling a two-alarm fire on Judson Avenue.
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 9, 2014 8:43 am | Comments (10)
As a crowd of neighbors looked on, Mark Fenton ran into the middle of North Frontage Road near Orchard Street and jumped up and down because no cars were coming. Then he joined the crowd on the side of the road as a flood of cars, released by the traffic signal at Howe Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, zipped by at speeds well above the posted speed limit.
by Staff | Dec 5, 2014 3:18 pm | Comments (3)
Put on your walking shoes to help New Haven figure out how to make the changing landscape of the West River, Hill and Dwight neighborhoods more walkable.
by Paul Bass | Dec 3, 2014 4:54 pm | Comments (15)
Human beings were seen jogging, walking, and hanging out at the urban renewal-devastated corner of Legion and Dwight — in an architectural sketch displayed at a groundbreaking for a project aiming to make that dream a reality.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 28, 2014 8:29 am
The West River Watershed Coalition wants its namesake to be designated a state greenway—and members are trying to get all the cities in the watershed on board before it makes its case to the state.
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 Staff | Oct 27, 2014 7:15 am | Comments (1)
Firefighters finally cleared the scene of a dramatic oil fire on the harbor shortly before 11 a.m. Sunday—just in time to head over to a smaller fire across town.
by Allan Appel | Oct 3, 2014 10:29 am | Comments (8)
A micro-home debuted in town, a possible solution to New Haven’s pressing absence of affordable housing.
by Aliyya Swaby | Sep 19, 2014 2:51 pm | Comments (1)
The kids at the Waverly Townhouses have come to know Officer Jason Santiago—not because he patrols there, but because he lives there.