by Markeshia Ricks | Nov 12, 2018 1:13 pm
A widow found that the process of watching a loved one die can have moments of beauty. And an amateur bodybuilder’s quest for an idealized outward manifestation of masculinity led him down a destructive path of disordered eating and exercising.
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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 Thomas Breen | Nov 9, 2018 7:15 am | Comments (1)
An East Rock home recently sold for over $1 million — still a rare feat for New Haven residences, even in the East Rock neighborhood’s pricey housing market.
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by Molly Montgomery | Nov 8, 2018 12:10 pm | Comments (2)
The midterm elections left debate team members at Achievement First Amistad High School cold – and questioning their party allegiances.
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by Thomas Breen | Nov 7, 2018 3:00 pm | Comments (4)
When New Haveners like Ann Robinson produced a 20,000-plus victory margin Tuesday to elect Connecticut’s next governor, they weren’t thinking as much about Ned Lamont. They were thinking about Donald Trump.
And in Robinson’s case, about Greenville, N.C.
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by Thomas Breen | Nov 6, 2018 4:14 pm | Comments (1)
The city is on its way to renaming a Dixwell Avenue corner after an historic, community-service-oriented local Baptist congregation that dubs itself “the church that cares.”
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by Thomas Breen | Oct 31, 2018 11:56 am | 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.
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by Thomas Breen | Oct 22, 2018 2:45 pm
A local developer who has made a name building apartments for middle-income renters is shedding smaller properties to invest in larger-unit ventures Downtown and in Fair Haven Heights, as reflected in some of the latest recorded land sales in town.
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by Thomas Breen | Oct 10, 2018 1:45 pm | Comments (9)
One day after a judge accused of sexual assault ascended to the nation’s highest court, a local painter unveiled a mural depicting 17 actual and imaginary New Haven women, all standing proud and strong and committed to a more equitable future.
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by Thomas Breen | Oct 9, 2018 6:58 am | Comments (13)
A three-family East Rock house sold for more than twice what it cost in 2005, while a nonprofit dropped a decaying Newhallville single-family home that it couldn’t find enough money to rebuild.
Continue reading ‘Home Sale Price Doubles In 13 Years’