Lacey Gonzales
DeStefano banks on past PILOT funding for city’s budget

Mayor John DeStefano Jr. relies on over $3 million in uncertain funds from the state — including an assumed increase in state PILOT money — […]

Tweed Airport requests aid from state

Students who fly home from Tweed-New Haven Regional Airport may need to make alternate flight plans in the near future. Last week, Connecticut Gov. M. […]

Aldermen vote to ‘Ban the Box’

The Board of Aldermen on Tuesday approved a proposed ordinance that will end what it terms “unfair discrimination” against former convicts on government employment forms. […]

A killer redeemed, Kimbro dies at 74

Warren Kimbro, who spent decades giving back to the community he so famously stirred after killing a fellow Black Panther and prompting the headline-grabbing New […]

Warren Kimbro, 74, Black Panther triggerman, is dead

Warren Kimbro, a community activist and former Black Panther whose arrest on murder charges led to the headline-grabbing New Haven Black Panther trials, died Tuesday […]

Willoughby’s debuts in Loria

In a new coffee shop, even a centuries-old drink can be a novelty. On Sunday afternoon, a steady stream of chattering students could be seen […]

Campus Customs, transformed

For Campus Customs, a small move meant a big change. Though the new space is only three storefronts from its old location, Campus Customs owner […]

Briefly: State Street worksite cited for asbestos safety violations

An old factory at 1175 State St. has been cited for 18 severe health and safety standard violations, the New Haven Register reported this week. […]

Downturn hits Elm City

Cooper’s Dress Shop and Cosi are closing their doors, and if sales trends in New Haven continue, they will not be alone. Large, Wall Street […]

City navigates crisis

In one fell swoop, aldermen voted to investigate both an expansion and reduction in spending. The Finance Committee of the Board of Aldermen met Wednesday […]

Cosi to shut doors

The Cosi hearth will fire up for the last time this weekend. Cosi, the soup, salad and sandwich restaurant on Elm Street near Ivy Noodle […]