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Aerosol Smackdown!

by David Sepulveda | Oct 31, 2014 3:02 pm | Comments (2)

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO Less than 24 hours after New Haven-based graffiti artist Dooley-O (pictured) paid homage to his “heroes”—New York graffiti legends about whom books have been written—a mural he worked on for a full day was covered over by some of those very same legends.

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Dillon Gets Through The Door

by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 30, 2014 8:36 am | Comments (2)

Markeshia Ricks Photo State Rep. Dillon’s Republican opponent found it tough to get people to open their doors on the campaign trail. Dillon, by contrast, got not only a hello at the threshold of Mia Duff’s cozy house—but an invitation inside for a 20-minute chat on campaign issues.

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Giant Puppets Descend On Farmers Market Hoedown

by David Sepulveda | Oct 28, 2014 12:14 pm | Comments (2)

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO After days of working with Westville parents and children in her giant puppet-making workshop, artist Muffy Pendergast found time to create her own papier-mâché costume featuring a head of ornamental kale, nestled in the mouth of a giant cornucopia.

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Question 1 Sparks Debate On Future Of Elections

by Markeshia Ricks and Paul Bass | Oct 23, 2014 3:07 pm | Comments (22)

Markeshia Ricks Photo 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.

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Viewers “Swoon”

by David Sepulveda | Oct 22, 2014 3:45 pm | Comments (5)

David Sepulveda Photo 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.

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With Bank Closing, Westville Takes Another Hit

by Paul Bass | Oct 21, 2014 2:45 pm | Comments (14)

Paul Bass Photo 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.

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Brackeen: New Police Sub-Substation Needed

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.

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GOP Longshot Says Voters Deserve A Choice

by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 20, 2014 3:01 pm | Comments (6)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Only one steely-eyed door-opener interrupted Jim O’Connell mid-sentence Saturday, refused his flyer, and declared, “Sorry, I’m a stone Democrat.”

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Skate Park Will Get New Look—Temporarily

by Markeshia Ricks | Oct 16, 2014 4:30 pm | Comments (1)

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Paul Bass PhotoEdgewood Park’s skate park is about to get a serious makeover—and perhaps spark an equally serious conversation about public art.

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Lenders Let “Zombie” Mansion Rot

by Paul Bass | Oct 8, 2014 3:05 pm | Comments (8)

Paul Bass Photos 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.

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Parking Violation/Abandoned Auto
Oct 31, 2014 10:37 pm
Address: 62 Livingston New Haven, Connecticut
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A black Chevy Suburban had been parked in the illegal, no standing, zone for 4 days and...

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Street Lamp
Oct 31, 2014 10:07 pm
Address: 400 Chapel Street New Haven, Connecticut
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