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Politicos Celebrate An Interconnected City

by Christopher Peak | Oct 26, 2018 11:56 am | Comments (6)

At the city’s biggest political bash of the year, New Haven celebrated the ways its citizens are striving to build a better city: From the elected officials in the statehouse who fight for more education funding to the high school leaders who train the next generation to the nonprofit programs that fill in the gaps.

Like the intertwined boughs of some great big elm tree, everyone seemed to be holding each other up.

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New Haven Puerto Ricans Celebrate Their Hurricane Heroes

by Allan Appel | Jul 27, 2018 11:10 am | Comments (2)

Allan Appel PhotoJust today four new families walked in, driven by lost housing, no electric power, crumbling infrastructure, and the ongoing closings of schoosl and clinics,

That’s one example of why the situation in Puerto Rico, ravaged by Hurricane Maria last September remains urgent

The place the needy families walked into was Junta for Progressive Action, which has already provided gateway assistance to 450 hurricane-driven families.

The person who shared that news was Paola Serrecchia, Junta’s director of advocacy.

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