by David Sepulveda | Jul 21, 2016 2:53 pm | Comments (4)
Design Monsters’ George Corsillo, a self-described “font freak,” has earned a book jacket design credit for “YUGE!” (30 Years of Doonesbury on Trump), a timely new anthology by nationally syndicated Doonesbury cartoon creator and Pulitzer Prize winner Garry Trudeau.
Continue reading ‘Local “Monster” Puts The Color Into “Doonesbury”’
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 19, 2016 7:23 am
A short but violent storm took down tree branches around town, roughed up cemeteries and sent the first night of a summer “Hi-Fi Pie” Fest indoors.
Continue reading ‘Storm Disturbs The Dead, Sends Pie Inside’
by Allan Appel | Jul 15, 2016 7:48 am
Eighteen of New Haven’s most newly married couples are not only getting along great — they’re also willing to open up and tell you the secret of their happy pairings.
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by David Sepulveda | Jul 7, 2016 8:33 am | Comments (4)
A group of children skip along the image of an elongated, reclining figure, as if swept up by a magical energy field. The process of discovery leads them past swirling lines trailing from mandala-like starbursts, part of the internal galaxy that animates “Marielle” — as in, the light of Marielle, a new mural and the latest installation in a series of recent public art works commissioned by Westville Village Renaissance Alliance (WVRA).
Continue reading ‘Vision, Cash, Volunteerism Power Westville’s New Public Art’
by Staff | Jun 29, 2016 4:24 pm
Officers arrested a man prowling Westville and recovered an array of allegedly stolen items.
Continue reading ‘Philip St. Prowler Caught; Hold-Up Duo Gets Away’
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 29, 2016 7:31 am | Comments (15)
After seven years in the thick of hard-fought efforts to calm his neighborhood’s streets and build up its culture and businesses, Chris Heitmann is handing over the reins of the Westville Village Renaissance Alliance and heading west.
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by Staff | Jun 19, 2016 12:41 pm | Comments (1)
The following story and these photos were submitted by Veronica Douglas-Givan.
Proud fathers, uncles, father figures, along with members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity and the New Haven Police Department packed two kindergarten classrooms at Edgewood Magnet School in celebration of Father’s Day and a very special event entitled, “Donuts for Dads Day.”
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by Daniela Brighenti | Jun 15, 2016 7:46 am | Comments (1)
Kate Bradley kept some unusual items stocked in her fridge: thousands of live ladybugs.
Continue reading ‘Ladybugs To The Rescue’
by David Yaffe-Bellany | Jun 10, 2016 11:56 am
Ali McMillan ducked out of a patient ward at Yale New Haven-Hospital for a quick trip to the nearby prayer room. He dragged a rug to the corner and kneeled on the floor as he prayed in a whisper. And as his stomach growled.
Continue reading ‘Old Pro Ready For Longest-Days Fast’
by Daniela Brighenti | Jun 10, 2016 7:15 am
President Obama isn’t the only one opening doors to Cuba.
Continue reading ‘Cuban Spirit Washes Ashore At Davis’