by Thomas Breen | Mar 19, 2019 4:43 pm | Comments (33)
City Point’s Angela Hatley, Paul Larrivee, and Jonathan Wharton have been waiting decades for the city to turn Long Wharf into a vibrant, accessible waterfront neighborhood seamlessly connected to the Hill and Wooster Square.
A new plan has given them hope that they won’t have to wait too much longer to see that dream become a reality.
Continue reading ‘Long Wharf Plan Released, Lauded’
by Christopher Peak | Feb 1, 2019 5:36 pm | Comments (11)
One parent asked if she could serve food at a high-school dance without violating the district’s allergy policy.
Another parent asked if community groups could hold events after school without paying a $340 fee for security.
A third asked if he could touch up a building’s paint job himself without violating any maintenance contracts.
Continue reading ‘Birks Dives Into The Nitty-Gritty’
by Staff | Jan 2, 2019 2:40 pm | Comments (6)
Frank Lobo had many interests —sailing, woodworking, food, health, and community.
New Haven benefited from all that, and more.
Continue reading ‘Frank Lobo, Health Crusader & Civic Leader, Dies At 54’
by Thomas Breen | Nov 14, 2018 8:42 am | Comments (4)
A local mega-landlord increased its City Point footprint with the recent acquisition of an apartment complex and an adjacent two-family home on Hallock Avenue.
Continue reading ‘Latest Sales: Mandy Expands In City Point’
by Thomas Breen | Oct 31, 2018 12:56 pm | Comments (6)
A faith-based nonprofit developer sold a rehabbed Orchard Street home to a low-income buyer, marking its fifth gut rehab and affordable housing conversion completed on a single block between Charles Street and Henry Street.
Continue reading ‘Latest Deals: Beulah’s 5th Rehab On Block’
by Staff | Oct 3, 2018 1:40 pm | Comments (1)
The following was submitted by LCI Neighborhood Specialist Jillian Driscoll
Every fall, incoming freshman are expected to participate in a Day of Service at Southern Connecticut State University and this year about 200 fanned out over the city to make an impact.
Continue reading ‘SCSU Day Of Service Cleans Up’
by Allison Park | Jul 23, 2018 8:11 am | Comments (12)
Sophia Messina maneuvered a sailboat by herself in the harbor Friday. Two weeks earlier, she would have been too scared.
Continue reading ‘Kids Set Sail’
by Christopher Peak | Jun 20, 2018 1:35 pm | Comments (8)
Soon-to-be-vacant schools in Wooster Square and City Point could host cleaning materials, security camera feeds, science kits and other storage next year, under a money-saving plan to shift employees out of leased buildings.
Continue reading ‘From Schools To ... ?’
by Thomas Breen | Mar 23, 2018 12:17 pm
A small fire broke out in the kitchen of the popular City Point restaurant Shell & Bones on Friday morning. Firefighters were able to contain the fire within half an hour.
Property damage was minimal; no one was hurt.
Continue reading ‘Small Fire Rattles Shell & Bones’
by Staff | Dec 4, 2017 3:05 pm
Santa arrived early this year, on Saturday morning, in fact, and at City Point.
Continue reading ‘NHFD Delivers Santa’