by Allan Appel | Apr 24, 2015 2:08 pm
Not all the flowers may be out in time for Sunday’s Cherry Blossom Festival in Wooster Square, but 50 clocks will be.
The still-working antique time pieces from the 1880s to the 1950s, all manufactured by the New Haven Clock Company, will be ticking away in a first-time pop-up exhibition to highlight local collectors of home-grown timepieces.
by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 24, 2015 1:17 pm | Comments (13)
Doug Hausladen and Giovanni Zinn brought speeding-weary Wooster Street neighbors promises of a “beacon” of hope for a fatal road. Some wanted stop signs instead—but not necessarily bike lanes.
by Aliyya Swaby | Apr 20, 2015 11:00 am | Comments (5)
Dozens of Wooster Square neighbors gathered in Lenzi Park Sunday afternoon—drawn in by a chilly spring breeze, and an announcement.
by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 30, 2015 4:24 pm | Comments (4)
A new charter school’s relationship with wary neighbors has improved—and the school is looking to stick around longer than originally planned.
by Brian Slattery | Mar 30, 2015 7:44 am
“I ordered up some spring weather,” said the Rev. Alex Dyer, on the morning of Palm Sunday, from the steps of St. Paul and St. James on the corner of Olive and Chapel. “There must have been some miscommunication.”
His congregation was on the steps and sidewalk all around him, everyone smiling in the cold.
by Staff | Mar 18, 2015 8:00 am | Comments (3)
LEAP, the youth academics and recreation agency, is preparing to start another season of swimming lessons. Following is a write-up it sent in:
by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 18, 2015 7:55 am | Comments (27)
Family members of an 81-year-old pedestrian struck and killed by a car blasted police for clearing the driver.
At a meeting at City Hall Tuesday night, Lisa Dogolo (at left in top photo), daughter of victim Dolores Mariconde Dogolo, joined Wooster Square neighbors in questioning why police concluded the driver of the car was not at fault in the collision that cost her mother her life.
by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 9, 2015 8:06 am | Comments (19)
With the influx of new housing in Wooster Square and downtown, will the city alter existing bus routes? What will development look like near the highway on Water Street? How will the former C. Cowles & Co. factory building be integrated into the neighborhood?
by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 6, 2015 12:19 pm | Comments (6)
Fair Haven’s newest walking-beat cops helped a woman gain the confidence to seek protection against her abuser—and then continued to follow up with her and her family.
by Staff | Mar 4, 2015 1:38 pm | Comments (27)
A police investigation has concluded that the driver of a blue Audi was not at fault when her car struck and killed 81-year-old pedestrian Dolores Mariconde Dogolo in Wooster Square.