by Cara McDonough | Jul 9, 2018 12:19 pm | Comments (26)
Coyotes have been spotted darting across the fields at East Shore Park and lurking around the marsh. One started regularly emerging from the fence at Tweed Airport around 1 a.m. A particularly relaxed coyote was photographed sunning itself right in the middle of the road.
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by Paul Bass | Jun 22, 2018 3:06 pm
A civil rights lawyer making his first run for office fell 22 signatures short of landing a spot on the Aug. 14 Democratic primary ballot.
Continue reading ‘Garlinghouse Falls Short On Primary, Eyes Independent Run’
by Paul Bass | Jun 15, 2018 8:04 am | Comments (4)
Paul Garlinghouse has fought the law. Now he wants to help make the law.
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by Isis Davis-Marks | Jun 1, 2018 8:15 am
Three students who spent days looking for food, water and electricity after the hurricane in Puerto Rico have found academic success in their new hometown of New Haven — and were rewarded Thursday night with $1,000 college scholarships.
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by Markeshia Ricks | May 8, 2018 8:37 am | Comments (25)
With just 48 hours left to get a bill that would expand Tweed-New Haven’s runway out of this year’s state legislative session, alders threw a Hail Mary, passing a resolution in support of the airport’s future growth.
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by Paul Bass | May 3, 2018 5:00 pm | Comments (41)
Ned Lamont has snagged a prize in his quest to win the Democratic nomination for governor: the endorsement of New Haven Mayor Toni Harp.
Harp, in return, has snagged an ally in her quest to expand airport service in New Haven.
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by Allan Appel | May 1, 2018 1:39 pm | Comments (22)
Sean O’Brien and five other Morris Covers walked out of a city-organized workshop on proposed airport improvements and a “community benefits package” to accompany a proposed expanded runway at Tweed Airport. They called the “workshop” a poor substitute for democracy.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 26, 2018 8:04 am | Comments (76)
One argument: Start-ups and out of town developers who see a potential for profit shouldn’t dictate the fate of a neighborhood.
A counter-argument: Neighbors who knowingly move near airport shouldn’t be allowed to hold the city and the state economically hostage.
Continue reading ‘Tweed’s Future Sparks Stormy Hearing’
by Thomas Breen | Apr 23, 2018 2:16 pm | Comments (16)
Seven years after Hurricane Sandy destroyed a popular East Shore fishing pier, city and state officials celebrated the grand reopening of a reconstructed pier that includes new amenities for fishing and recreation, and that is structurally resilient enough to withstand higher sea levels and more frequent storms in an era of manmade climate change.
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by Cara McDonough | Apr 10, 2018 12:01 pm | Comments (4)
Brian Murray and Matt Biondi have revived a beloved neighborhood restaurant in Morris Cove. They’ve brought back the pizza. Now, to complete their own vision for what their restaurant can be, they just need a smoker.
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