by Aliyya Swaby | Nov 20, 2015 4:19 pm | Comments (11)
An illegal repair shop in a garage sparked a 2 a.m. fire in a Mandy Management house Friday morning, leading the city to condemn the property and send nine families to temporary quarters in a hotel.
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by Staff | Oct 9, 2015 11:00 am | Comments (4)
Police Thursday evening found a man who’d been shot in the chest while inside a parked car on Chapel Street just west of Ella Grasso Boulevard, across the street from Edgewood Park.
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by Paul Bass | Sep 2, 2015 1:27 pm
Young people in orange “CARE” T-shirts are returning to six New Haven neighborhoods this week—because they care how people eat and breathe.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 7, 2015 11:15 am | Comments (4)
Caitlin Zerella was cruising the neighborhood near the intersection of Derby Avenue and Mead Street when she saw a man riding his bike on the sidewalk.
Zerella debated with herself about whether to stop him.
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by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 10, 2015 2:00 pm | Comments (25)
As New Haven’s school system focuses on reducing suspensions, Barnard Environmental Magnet has seen suspensions double in the last year under a new principal. Meanwhile, more than a third of teachers have been assigned to different grades or subjects for the upcoming academic year.
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by Sebastian Medina-Tayac | Jul 9, 2015 2:02 pm | Comments (1)
A West River business that cleans clothes may be making the waterways a bit dirtier—but not enough to concern regulators.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 19, 2015 1:00 pm | Comments (6)
Finishing what they started: That is the reason three alders gave the people gathered in a field behind Augusta Lewis Troup School to support them for another term.
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by Staff | Jun 5, 2015 10:56 am | Comments (2)
Police arrested one man and are looking for two others in connection with a shooting and “probable attempted robbery” that occurred near the Yale Bowl Thursday afternoon.
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by Paul Bass | Apr 30, 2015 2:22 pm | Comments (3)
As Tyisha Walker assumed New Haven’s second most powerful elected position, she thought back to a Barnard School third-grader and a single mom arriving late for work at Yale Commons cafeteria.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 21, 2015 8:54 am | Comments (4)
With the bang of the gavel, West River Alder Tyisha Walker stepped into history as the first woman to lead the Board of Alders as president.
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