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October 2010 Blog Posts (8)

Restored Entry at 13 Lewis St

Here's the house without the porch that was added in the 80s and with the sort of steps it would have had originally. The entrance below was for James L. Basset's workshop (he was an oysterman) and the more formal entrance above was for the family living quarters. In this picture the house has been primed and is now waiting for its final trim colors and landscaping. The stained glass window on the top floor landing (2nd picture) has been restored by Lyric Hall antiques of Westville.… Continue

Added by Corey Stone on October 29, 2010 at 5:32pm — No Comments

Opportunity to support The Mary Wade Home through

Help Mary Wade become Elegible to win $25,000

through the

2010 Challenge

You can help by donating at least $50 or

organize a group of your coworkers to give $50 collectively to Mary Wade via…


Added by David V. Hunter on October 29, 2010 at 2:52pm — No Comments

Condemned Property in OUR Neighborhood and How You can Help

From :

17 Lewis St. is condemned according to the city, yet it is completely open and is a serious danger for neighborhood children. This property has been sitting in this condition for almost two years. Plus, prostitutes and drug dealers park in front of the house because it is very dark with no lighting.

When is the city going to have this house torn down? Will the city patrol the area so that drug dealers and prostitutes no longer hang out…


Added by Lee Cruz on October 27, 2010 at 2:19pm — 2 Comments



ML#: N303136

Property Address: 238 CLINTON

Listing Price: 135,900

Beds: 3…


Added by Lee Cruz on October 22, 2010 at 3:30pm — No Comments

CSNA Monthly Meeting - October 20th at Mary Wade

The last monthly meeting of CSNA was lead by Eric Neubauer - the leader of Community Development Team. (Meeting minutes to be published soon) .

During the meeting Ms. Fereshteh Bekhrad, our neighbor from 195 Front Street, presented the plans for her vision of Quinnipiac Riviera. She intends to develop old, postindustrial dilapidated stretch of Quinnipac River west shore, north from Grand Avenue bridge. Watch the video -…

Added by Voytec Wacowski on October 20, 2010 at 8:00pm — No Comments

“Clothes Without Borders” is your new Thrift Boutique store on 900 Grand Ave. - shop for yourself and for a cause...

Last Friday a new fashion boutique opened on Grand Avenue in New Haven. Owned and operated by…

Added by Voytec Wacowski on October 13, 2010 at 11:01pm — No Comments

Lewis Park - Painting of the mural

Painting of a mural in the Lewis Park was fun! I apologize for over a week long delay in posting of those photos. It is actually a technological wonder as at some point they all were "lost" sue to a faulty memory card,,, took me a moment to find software that enabled recovery. Enjoy, It was a very FUN day!… Continue

Added by Voytec Wacowski on October 12, 2010 at 8:27am — 2 Comments

Cheerful on Lewis Street

Dear CSNA,

Just a note to say how much cheer the new mural adds to Lewis Street Park. Thanks to all who chipped in to make this happen.


Added by Corey Stone on October 4, 2010 at 8:15pm — No Comments

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