City hatches hen ordinance

October 22, 2009 • 1
For East Rock resident Rebecca Weiner ’85, raising hens is a family tradition. Her aunt had a small farm stand, and Weiner wanted to keep a coop of her own — New Haven’s urban environment notwithstanding. “If you make a simple coop using scrap lumber with designs freely available online or at a library, and »
Each new operating room in the Smilow Center will feature state-of-the-art equipment. The center opens today.

Cancer hospital to create jobs, traffic in congested area

October 21, 2009 • 4
Today’s opening of the Smilow Cancer Center will create both new jobs and more traffic. With more than 25,000 people in the Greater New Haven workforce unemployed, community leaders interviewed welcomed the 300 jobs they said they expect the cancer center to create this fiscal year, even if the center also brings additional congestion to »