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Hamden Weighs Where To Grow, & How

by Paul Bass | Jan 3, 2019 7:38 am | Comments (5)

Sam Gurwitt PhotosBus routes that connect people to school or to town hall. Hiking trails created near affordable housing in the southern part of town. Stores, “calmer” streets, close-to campus housing in a new “university district” in the north. Plus new sewers.

Two Hamden elected officials floated those ideas as the town dives into a once-in-a-decade look into how to adapt to changing times.

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Paging 2019

by Staff | Dec 20, 2018 12:12 pm

The place to be this New Year’s Eve will be in the commercial heart of Westville, where the annual “Westville Winter Formal” bash begins at 9:30 p.m.

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The Day Frank Ricci Will Never Forget

by Paul Bass | Dec 14, 2018 1:11 pm | Comments (3)

David Yaffe-Bellany File PhotoNew Haven firefighter Frank Ricci has been on the national stage — reaching millions on national TV to talk about a 2009 landmark Supreme Court case in his name and testifying against a future Supreme Court justice. In February an actor will play Ricci on the Yale Rep stage in a new play about that case, called Good Faith: Four Chats about Race and the New Haven Fire Department.

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