by Aliyya Swaby | Jun 2, 2016 7:40 am | Comments (3)
Nyasia Mercer said now that Common Ground has a new building able to accommodate a major expansion in students and activities, the school will no longer be a secret to those outside of its grounds.
Continue reading ‘Common Ground Sprouts Green Addition’
by Aliyya Swaby | Jan 29, 2016 3:05 pm | Comments (1)
When Mariah yelled at Tiana for stepping on her coat after recess, their third-grade teacher sent them to a pair of seventh-grade peer mediators to work out their differences.
Continue reading ‘In “Relax Room,” School Finds Better Way’
by Paul Bass | Jan 19, 2016 6:05 pm | Comments (4)
Heading back home from a family viewing in North Haven of Ride Along 2, Lajuan Anderson cruised into her West Rock neighborhood via a newly opened road rather than travel miles out of her way.
Continue reading ‘Border Road Opens. Shrug’
by Allan Appel | Dec 23, 2015 1:14 pm
Without knowing quite why, six girls and ten boys in separate groups meeting on different nights passed around a roll of toilet tissue.
Continue reading ‘“Teen Talkers” Journey To Self-Sufficiency’
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 27, 2015 9:34 am | Comments (8)
From the car parked in the shadow of West Rock on one-way Stone Street, the smell of marijuana drew the attention of Officers Mike Valente and Pat Bengtson.
Continue reading ‘Cops Foil Weed-Scented First Date’
by Staff | Oct 27, 2015 2:30 pm | Comments (3)
The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has identified the man who fell to his death from atop West Rock Sunday as Robert Anastasio, a 26-year-old man from Hamden.
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by Aliyya Swaby | Aug 31, 2015 7:28 am | Comments (1)
Dilias Ratchford answered her door to a surprise: For the first time in 12 years, a city bus had stopped right near her house, instead of a mile down the road.
Continue reading ‘Rockview Commuters No Longer Stranded’
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 25, 2015 4:10 pm
A malfunction at the Millstone Nuclear Power Plant released radioactive material into the environment and “evacuee” Michelle Duprey was contaminated.
Continue reading ‘Disaster Drill Gets A Fresh Perspective’
by Staff | Apr 6, 2015 8:53 pm
Twenty-five firefighters spent 20 minutes Monday afternoon controlling a single-alarm fire that left six people without a home in the West Rock neighborhood.
Continue reading ‘6 Displaced In Fire’
by Hanifa Washington | Apr 1, 2015 8:19 am
On Monday afternoon, instead of Solar Youth going to the library, the library came to Solar Youth.
Continue reading ‘Readmobile Rolls To Solar Youth’