by Lucy Gellman | Jul 30, 2015 2:03 pm
His guitar at his waist, Evan Nork grinned out into the audience, edging towards the microphone in front of him. “How’s everyone doing tonight?” he asked.
by David Sepulveda | Jul 24, 2015 8:37 am | Comments (90)
A heated tête–à–tête between Westville Alder Adam Marchand and Carol Frawley, owner of Deja Brew Cafe, over bike lanes versus parking spots drew both recriminations and apologies in the wake of a public meeting held at the coffee shop.
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 20, 2015 4:25 pm | Comments (6)
Westville Alder Adam Marchand has no one running against him for reelection, but on Sunday he had a lot of people running with him.
by David Sepulveda | Jul 19, 2015 5:38 pm | Comments (4)
“Forbidden Fruit” is now dangling from the upper reaches of a mature honey locust tree in the center of Westville’s fashion and arts district. A large yellow serpent, complete with forked tongue and hypnotic eyes, is up there too.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jul 16, 2015 1:10 pm | Comments (2)
Deputy Director of Zoning Tom Talbot was right and Beverly Hills neighbors were wrong, zoning commissioners unanimously ruled after a four-month process full of complications and delays.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 13, 2015 8:06 am | Comments (27)
Lyn Sabatasso looked out of the front window of her Whalley Avenue business and cringed. “First of all,” she said, “the elderly crossing here—forget it.”
by Finnegan Schick | Jul 10, 2015 2:05 pm | Comments (18)
Toni Harp returned to a neighborhood where she faced fierce opposition two years ago, and emerged with a unanimous endorsement for reelection as mayor.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 9, 2015 5:14 pm | Comments (17)
Fearful that a burglar was in her house, Marge Wiener called 911. The cops responded—45 minutes later.
Forty-five minutes after Wiener’s call. But, it turns out, only four minutes after cops got the message.
by Thomas Breen | Jul 9, 2015 12:18 pm | Comments (1)
A young, handsome doctor in a white lab coat hunches his shoulders and stares across the screen at his colleague. In between them stands a maze of tubes and wires, a half-filled beaker secured tightly to a metal post, and a tray of dark, gelatinous liquid holding a severed human head.
by Allan Appel | Jul 8, 2015 3:19 pm
Westville’s very first artist-in-residence did right by New York City’s Lower East Side, Hoboken, New Jersey, downtown New Haven and Yale University, and especially Fair Haven’s bridges, boats, and beautiful riverine settings.
Yet Angeles Martinez, who lived in Westville and painted in a studio in Westville for six weeks, didn’t paint any scenes of Westville.