by Markeshia Ricks and Paul Bass | Oct 23, 2014 3:07 pm | Comments (22)
A statewide advocate for making voting easier came to town to pitch people on voting “yes” on a ballot question on Election Day, while some Republicans warned against efforts to eliminate Election Day as we know it.
by David Sepulveda | Oct 22, 2014 3:45 pm | Comments (5)
Splashing wheat paste in all directions, international street artist Swoon took only minutes to complete what in another era may have been considered an act of vandalism, not art. But she came to New Haven by invitation—and left her mark.
by Paul Bass | Oct 21, 2014 2:45 pm | Comments (14)
John Vigliotti walked to the bank as usual Tuesday to transfer money—only to learn from a friendly teller that he’ll soon need to drive to Woodbridge instead.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 21, 2014 11:50 am | Comments (5)
A rash of violent crime in Upper Westville has the Board of Alders considering adding a new satellite police substation.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 20, 2014 3:01 pm | Comments (6)
Only one steely-eyed door-opener interrupted Jim O’Connell mid-sentence Saturday, refused his flyer, and declared, “Sorry, I’m a stone Democrat.”
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 16, 2014 4:30 pm | Comments (1)
Edgewood Park’s skate park is about to get a serious makeover—and perhaps spark an equally serious conversation about public art.
by Paul Bass | Oct 8, 2014 3:05 pm | Comments (8)
An abandoned showpiece circa-1890 home in Westville is crumbling—and the city, its legal owner, and a series of would-be rescuers say they can’t stop it.
by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 7, 2014 5:11 pm | Comments (15)
Patty McGill and her neighbors have seen enough airborne cars jump curbs and land in their yards, taking out landscaping and front porches—and occasionally killing people.
by Staff | Oct 7, 2014 6:23 am
Six New Haven Fire Department recruits (pictured) ran in Sunday’s Tommy Fund Firefighter Relay in Westville. The runners carried a 50-foot-long fire hose inscribed with the names of New Haven firefighters who have perished in the line of duty.
by Paul Bass | Sep 29, 2014 4:31 pm | Comments (1)
A 12-time national mountain-bike champ who rides trails around the world won a different kind of honor back home Monday.