by Alessandro Powell | Dec 1, 2015 12:20 pm
Family and art. Family and art. Family and art. In talking to Mistina Hanscom, it’s a phrase that came up again and again.
“Do you want to go to art school? Come talk to us first,” she said.
She and her husband Luke are establishing The Range at Lotta Studio, a collective photography studio in Westville.
Continue reading ‘The Range At Lotta Studios Lights Up Westville’
by Staff | Nov 24, 2015 7:36 am | Comments (2)
Over 1,000 people mourned the death of a grandson of a Westville couple, as the current wave of international terrorism touched New Haven.
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by David Sepulveda | Nov 23, 2015 3:44 pm | Comments (7)
Sitting at a quiet table in Westville’s Manjares Cafe, architect Eric Epstein found the perfect prescription for his long day of demolition work and fierce hunger in a hearty bowl of sancocho moca — a corn on the cob stew of plantain, yucca, chicken, beef, pork, and mixed vegetables, into which he toppled a scoop of fluffy white rice.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 23, 2015 2:19 pm | Comments (1)
When you’re the tallest person in the room, as former Indiana Pacer and Detroit Piston Dale Davis often is, you get a lot of questions about your height.
Maruo-Sheridan’s seventh and eighth-graders didn’t disappoint.
Continue reading ‘NBA Star Pitches In With Food Drive’
by Staff | Nov 23, 2015 7:00 am | Comments (3)
Have thoughts on how to make Westville Village a better place to live, work, or visit?
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by Lucy Gellman | Nov 20, 2015 12:04 pm
Yup! Nope. Sweet! I’m sorry for your loss. She was a really good coworker. Oops!
Continue reading ‘“Nothing Special” Is Very Special’
by Alessandro Powell | Nov 19, 2015 12:13 pm | Comments (2)
“Can you remember the best Christmas ever?” asked Mike Miglietta, aka noise artist Parlay Droner. “How about the worst?”
Noise for Toys, an outgrowth of Drink Deeply’s Elm City Noise Festival, is set to ring in the Yuletide spirit on Friday at Lyric Hall in Westville, where the festival’s proud parents, Margaret Milano and Miglietta, celebrated their engagement earlier this year.
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by Lucy Gellman | Nov 18, 2015 7:09 am
Neville Wisdom had done it hundreds of times, the steps running on loop through his head. A clean cut through skin and muscle would expose the skull. Four tiny burr holes would come next, helping to create a white window of bone.
Continue reading ‘How Neville Wisdom Found His Groove’
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 16, 2015 1:30 pm | Comments (16)
After some success at catching out-of-town bikers coming to New Haven to illegally ride dirt bikes and ATVs on city streets, cops are turning up the heat on local, joy-riding lawbreakers.
Continue reading ‘Top Intel Cop Promises ATV Crackdown’
by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 6, 2015 1:57 pm | Comments (6)
A neighbor saw Evan Trachten poking around the brick house with barn-red trim on Lakeview Terrace.
“Did you come to get the zombies out of the basement?” the neighbor asked.
“Actually,” Trachten responded, “we got in touch with the owner of the property—who didn’t know they owned it.”
Continue reading ‘LCI Slays Another Zombie House’