Local News for New Haven, Connecticut

The Menu Goes Digital07/13/2020

The Menu Goes Digital

Diners interested in ordering a Prime New York Strip or other meaty morsels at Cast Iron Chef Chop House no longer need a physical menu when placing their orders. Thanks to local entrepreneur Greg Morehead, there’s now a solution for that. Read the rest of the article on newhavenindependent.org READ MORE.
"Perfect Storm" Sparks Brutal Stretch07/13/2020

“Perfect Storm” Sparks Brutal Stretch

A “perfect storm” has unleashed New Haven’s worst street violence in since 2011 -  and the police urgently need the public’s help to make the streets safer. Top cops issued that appeal Monday afternoon during a press conference on the steps of police headquarters at 1 Union Ave. Read the rest of the article on READ MORE.
Fiction Delivers A Virtual Buzz07/13/2020

Fiction Delivers A Virtual Buzz

As New Haven businesses slowly reopen and try to accommodate those looking to re-enter the world under less restricted Covid-19 guidelines, some of its more revered traditions, like nightly local live music, are still mostly on hold and searching for alternate ways to return. The Sunday Buzz at Cafe Nine, presented by Cygnus Radio and READ MORE.
Paras' Contract Sparks Dissent07/13/2020

Paras’ Contract Sparks Dissent

By 2023, New Haven Public School paraprofessionals will be making a minimum of $23,397 thanks to a $1,000 raise. Some paras, who are among the city’s lowest-paid employees, say this raise isn’t enough -  particularly amid uncertainty about what schools will look like during the pandemic. Read the rest of the article on newhavenindependent.org READ MORE.