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Never-Built Path Could Link Rockview To Buses

by Sandy Johnston | Mar 9, 2015 3:04 pm | Comments (7)

CT Transit An easy fix already exists for the stranded bus riders who live in New Haven’s rebuilt Rockview public housing. But a larger challenge looms: connecting isolated tenants citywide to an efficient mass-transit system.

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New Rockviewers Stranded Off Bus Line

by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 4, 2015 4:40 pm | Comments (3)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Dilias Ratchford pointed to the dump trucks lined up at the very bottom of Wilmot Road to indicate where residents of Rockview must walk to catch a bus.

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Mednick Sets Record Straight

by Staff | Jan 5, 2015 9:04 am | Comments (5)

Paul Bass Photo An attorney and former New Haven alderman has written the definitive account of the notorious fence that divided Hamden from New Haven’s West Rock public-housing developments.

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Greenway Designation Pursued For West River

by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 28, 2014 9:29 am

Thomas MacMillan Photo 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.

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City Breaks Ground On Ribicoff Cottages

by Staff | Oct 31, 2014 1:04 pm | Comments (1)

Some West Rock seniors are closer to seeing their homes get a much-needed renewal, as the Housing Authority of New Haven broke ground on the Abraham Ribicoff Cottages this week.

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Anatomy Of A Rescue

by Paul Bass | Oct 14, 2014 1:32 pm | Comments (6)

NHFD Eight firefighters, a Yale-New Haven doc and a paramedic rescued a worker trapped in dirt up to his waist in a collapsed trench Tuesday morning. They couldn’t climb right in—or else they would have risked creating a second problem.

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Back-To-School Backpacks Draw A Crowd

by Staff | Aug 15, 2014 5:22 am

Contributed Photo The Housing Authority of New Haven (HANH) distributed “close to 500 backpacks and school supplies” at its first-ever “Back to School Fair” Wednesday, according to spokeswoman Jasmin Franjul.

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West Rock Teens Raise Banners To Combat The Violence

by Liana Teixeira | Jul 31, 2014 7:53 am

Liana Teixeria Photo Lashae Morrison’s and Queshon McDaniel’s cousin was shot and killed in October, mere feet from the Westville Manor building where they plant flowers and learn about making the world greener.

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Comer’s Conflict-Calming Comes Home

by Melissa Bailey | Jul 22, 2014 9:02 am | Comments (3)

Melissa Bailey File Photo One of New Haven’s experimental school sites ditched a hot modern education-reform idea, an extra-long school day, and is bringing back an older idea—daily tough talks to help kids deal with trauma.

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4 Shootings Spark A 30-Foot Message

by Joanne Sciulli, Solar Youth | May 30, 2014 8:56 am | Comments (12)

Joanne Sciulli Photo There have been four shootings in the Westville Manor community in the last seven days—last Thursday, Saturday, Sunday and after midnight Wednesday.  Even in a community where two gunshot murders happened in 2013, this is extreme.

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