A Diverse Fair Haven Community with Historic Homes and a Beautiful Waterfront
For the first time, participants in the summer jobs program Youth@Work had the chance to sign up for direct deposit and open a savings account at Start Community Bank in their own name, no parent co-signor required. The account came with an ATM only card with a limited daily withdrawal amount. Every Youth@Work employee, over 500 of them this year, first went through "Loot Camp" where they learned about…Continue
Added by Lynn Smith on August 20, 2011 at 6:43pm — No Comments
We are having a tag sale on September 3rd and wondered if anyone else considering a tag sale might like to 1) join ours or 2) have your own. If we get a few people to join in we can call it a neighborhood tag sale.
Let me know what you think!!
For many residents it has been a long wait to see the start of the Safe Routes to School project. This project is still in process. The city was waiting for an approval from the state DOT, which has finally been granted. We are currently waiting for bids on the project to come back. Richard Miller has indicated, depending on when all bids have been received, the project could start as soon as September, otherwise it may be postponed until the spring. I will post further information as…Continue
Canning is a lifelong skill that can help you maximize your intake of yummy local produce! This Thursday at CitySeed's Fair Haven Farmers' Market, community member Ruziye Yeroz will teach us how to pickle and can farm fresh cucumbers and…Continue
Added by Emma Mendelsohn on August 9, 2011 at 2:34pm — No Comments
Hello friends and neighbors.
Regrettably, we will be leaving New Haven this fall. We moved here from halfway across the country, decided on Fair Haven without knowing anyone here, and the decision paid off bigtime. We're so happy to have shared the last few years with you, and look forward to our final few months before we move on. Our house is currently on the market, and we'd be very happy to see another family end up here that will be active in the neighborhood. The house…Continue
Added by Steve Brown on August 1, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments