Local News for New Haven, Connecticut

Construction Work Continues Amidst Covid04/06/2020

Construction Work Continues Amidst Covid

Even as much of the city’s economy has ground to a halt amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, construction workers are still donning their hardhats every morning and heading out to New Haven’s many construction sites — which busy city developers are furnishing with extra hand sanitizer, social distancing mandates, and more frequent porta potty cleanings. Read READ MORE.
Homeless Hotel Deal Falls Apart04/06/2020

Homeless Hotel Deal Falls Apart

A plan to finish clearing out New Haven homeless shelters by renting hotel rooms to curb the spread of Covid-19 fell apart after West Haven demanded over $4,000 a day for police protection. Meanwhile, the number of Covid-related deaths in New Haven rose by two to 11. Read the rest of the article on newhavenindependent.org READ MORE.
Have Pole, Will Travel04/06/2020

Have Pole, Will Travel

Jessica Lynn – founder, owner and instructor at Polefly Aerial Fitness – has a travel pole that has made its way over the past six years through a variety of New Haven locations, from a talent show at the Yale Forestry School to a burlesque show at Elm City Social and many places in between. READ MORE.