by Thomas Breen | Nov 20, 2018 3:55 pm | Comments (1)
A man suspected of attacking prostitutes has been charged with two separate cases of assaulting women he believed to be sex workers, including one incident in the basement of a notorious, condemned West River apartment complex
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 16, 2018 12:14 pm
Westville neighbors fed up with an uptick in crime put their heads together and came up with 50 ideas to thwart criminals and help each other find peace of mind.
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by Thomas Breen | Nov 15, 2018 2:17 pm | Comments (1)
Four years of legal disputes over the proposed development of the old Comcast service center on Chapel Street are just about over, paving the way for a busy Norwalk-based developer to convert the property into 200 luxury apartments.
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by Linda Greenhouse | Nov 14, 2018 4:00 pm | Comments (16)
(Opinion) When my husband and I moved to New Haven in 2010, one of the first things we did was register to vote. We assumed that voting in New Haven would be the same pleasant, even rewarding experience it had been for the 30 years we lived in Montgomery County, the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 14, 2018 8:52 am | Comments (21)
The crowd said: Start over. The alders voted to move ahead.
That was the upshot of a passionate three-hour public meeting Tuesday night where a panel of alders presented a new version of a long-delayed proposal for a police Civilian Review Board (CRB).
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 9, 2018 1:05 pm | Comments (1)
Though his life was cut short, Tyrick B. Keyes will always be remembered at the corner of Bassett and Newhall streets.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 9, 2018 7:18 am | Comments (21)
Two years after a New Haven woman was mauled to death by a dog on the Boulevard, the alder who witnessed it got to declare some triumph out of tragedy.
That happened Thursday night as his colleagues voted nearly unanimously to support an ordinance that he hopes will prevent such a tragedy from happening again in the Elm City.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 8, 2018 8:45 am | Comments (17)
Westville neighbors went looking for solutions to a recent uptick in crime in the neighborhood. They found them by picking each other’s brains instead of their pockets.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 8, 2018 8:16 am | Comments (3)
If you see a police officer looking a bit scruffier about the face, don’t be alarmed. It’s just No-Shave November.
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by Christopher Peak | Nov 6, 2018 11:45 pm | Comments (4)
As 64 New Haveners cast controversial votes after 8 p.m. Tuesday, a Republican attorney was on hand taking their photos and preparing an affidavit.
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