by Thomas Breen | Jun 21, 2018 3:11 pm | Comments (1)
Nyia White has been running track since she was 6 years old. But the 15-year-old Hillhouse High School freshman decided only earlier this year to really get serious about competitive running, as she saw her older classmates running and winning track meet after track meet.
Continue reading ‘Track Stars Feted’
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 12, 2018 3:29 pm | Comments (1)
The 2018 Connecticut Open will serve up new sponsors, an inaugural beer festival, and solar panels.
Continue reading ‘CT Open Preps For Kickoff’
by Allan Appel | Jun 7, 2018 3:18 pm | Comments (3)
Mallards, pintails, goldeneyes, scoters, mergansers, even geese — the constituents who will benefit the most — made no appearance at an announcement that might save some of their lives.
Continue reading ‘Neighbors, Ducks Rewarded With Reprieve’
by Allan Appel | Jun 1, 2018 11:22 am | Comments (3)
Mike Crisafi leaned in, took the measure of the distance down the 34-by-six foot bocce court, and then let his red ball roll toward the smaller yellow “bullet” ball, or pallino.
Continue reading ‘Salute! Annex Club Marks 80 Years With Bocce, Bingo, & Beer’
by Serena Cho | May 24, 2018 7:37 am | Comments (1)
JP Dempsey’s will no longer be a bar exclusively the province of Patriots fans.
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by Markeshia Ricks | May 23, 2018 3:50 pm | Comments (3)
The city’s fourth Food Truck Festival promises to be bigger than last year with more food choices and a dragon boat regatta that will start earlier in the day.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 16, 2018 2:16 pm | Comments (4)
One little girl wouldn’t let go of LEAP lifeguard Shanahia Fernandez’s neck, but she made it into the pool. Another little girl had to be coaxed to just put her feet in the water.
Continue reading ‘New Lifeguards Minted’
by Paul Bass | Apr 4, 2018 3:06 pm | Comments (11)
Albertus Magnus is creating a varsity men’s hockey team — and ponying up $300,000 to help the city turn Ralph Walker Skating Rink into home ice.
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by Thomas Breen | Mar 22, 2018 7:56 am | Comments (15)
New Haveners who live or work downtown can walk to exercise studios that specialize in Pilates, yoga, cycling, and even pole dancing. But starting the end of this month, forget jogging on a treadmill or curling dumbbells.
Continue reading ‘Elm City Y Closing Chapel Street Gym’
by Thomas Breen | Feb 7, 2018 3:03 pm | Comments (4)
Parks Director Becky Bombero asked the dozen skaters, skateboarders and bikers assembled before her what day of the week they would be available to come to help pull weeds as their sweat equity contribution to a new skate park.
Continue reading ‘New Skate Park Plan Ready To Go’