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.
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.
by Sandy Johnston | Mar 9, 2015 3:04 pm | Comments (7)
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.
by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 4, 2015 4:40 pm | Comments (3)
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.
by Staff | Jan 5, 2015 9:04 am | Comments (5)
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.
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 28, 2014 9:29 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 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.
by Paul Bass | Oct 14, 2014 1:32 pm | Comments (6)
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.
by Staff | Aug 15, 2014 5:22 am
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.
by Liana Teixeira | Jul 31, 2014 7:53 am
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.