Fair Haven is a Diverse Community with a Rich History and a Beautiful Waterfront
Through the generous support of Operation Warm, Inc., Joyce Van Lines and local donors, the Amity Teen Center has acquired 1,002 brand new winter coats. Joyce Van Lines has graciously volunteered to pick up the coats and are still working out the timing and logistics with Operation Warm. In the mean time the teen center wanted to get the word out to organizations in the greater New Haven area that have children and teens in need. Do you know of programs or organizations in the greater…Continue
Added by Voytec Wacowski on January 21, 2012 at 1:21pm — No Comments
It is amazing to think that one year ago, January 25, 2011, during a snowstorm – of course – we welcomed our community to the Start Community Bank Grand Opening and cut the ribbons at our Whalley and Grand Avenue branches. We had received our official charter at the end of December 2010. In a typical year, about 100 banks in the US earn a charter. In 2010 there were 3; and we were one of those three.
1500 accounts and $17 million in deposits later, we want to take the time to…Continue
Added by Lynn Smith on January 11, 2012 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Available anytime between January 8th and February 1st, is a beautiful second-floor apartment with two adjoining bedrooms in two-family home in historic district of Fair Haven. Apartment offers eat-in cathedral-ceiling kitchen, newly renovated with maple cabinetry and stainless steel appliances, spacious dining room, and bright living room. There is one large bedroom with an adjoining smaller bedroom perfect for an office or child's room. Hardwood floors throughout. Free laundry on-site as…Continue
Added by Joshua Sloat on January 7, 2012 at 9:53am — No Comments
Do you know a senior who will be alone for Christmas?
Mary Wade will be offering a Christmas Dinner for seniors living in the community on Christmas Day. Dinner will be served at 12:00PM in the Boardman Residence of the Mary Wade…Continue
Added by David V. Hunter on December 21, 2010 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Newly renovated apartment is available for rent, located at 119 Atwater Street(corner of Grafton). This is a two bedroom, second floor apartment that has been freshly renovated, including new energy saving windows, all new appliances, new floors and is energy safe. For more information, please call Minerva at 203.547.0078.
Added by David V. Hunter on December 6, 2011 at 2:20pm — No Comments
237 Clinton Avenue. Second floor, 2 bedroom apartment, renovated top to bottom—new kitchen, new floors, new everything! So great you need to see it. Available for $800/month and one month’s security deposit. For information, call Robert Roberts at 203-376-9399.
Added by Hope Metcalf on December 2, 2011 at 2:27pm — No Comments
New Haven Parks, Recreation & Trees Presents
Annual Candle & Wreath
Added by Joan Bosson-Heenan on November 30, 2011 at 8:16pm — No Comments
The New Haven Preservation Trust is proud to announce its new Historic Date Plaque program, made possible through a generous grant from People’s United Bank.
Property owners are encouraged to request a plaque acknowledging the construction date of their buildings. There is no requirement for the age, type or location of building; properties built at any time, in any New Haven neighborhood, are eligible.
As a part of the NHPT 50th Anniversary celebration, we are pleased to offer…Continue
Added by Anita Buckmaster on November 16, 2011 at 10:34am — No Comments
Connie Razza of Downing Street wrote a wonderful tribute to our wonderful neighborhood in today's New Haven Register, page A9 (editorial page). Don't miss it.
Hi folks--Elm City Market, a community co-op is finally open! Everyone can shop there, or you can join as a member and get special discounts etc. I'm really excited to have another source for fresh food so close to home!!!
Come check it out!!!
I hope that I will be excused of abusing the website to ask for help, animal lovers will understand.
Due to recent changes in my life I must part with animals. I am very happy that I have found a great new home for two of my co-dependent cats , now I have to place in good home two remaining ones - Should be easier as they can be separated. Here is Majtek a beautiful tabby with a quiet personality, he is VERY…
Added by Voytec Wacowski on October 13, 2011 at 12:48pm — No Comments
Added by Stephanie Bauer on October 8, 2011 at 11:03am — No Comments
So... this is just to inform that your Webmaster as of October 1st finally has immigrated to CSNA country... I often tell people that Fair Haven is like Manhattan... just think that Mill River = Hudson River , Quinnipiac River = East River, Ferry Street = Broadway , Grand Avenue = 34th street. Using that New York City reference I have moved North from the Bottling Works Condominium in "Wall Street" area to the Upper East Side...
I don't know yet how long I will be residing…
CitySeed Fair Haven Farmers' Market and Grand Vin are teaming up to give you great deals on wine and local food!
Visit Grand Vin Wine and Spirits at 28 East Grand Avenue and purchase your choice of one of three wines and receive a $3 coupon to spend at the Fair Haven Farmers' Market! Participating wines include Vieux Papes Rouge, Vieux Papes Blanc de Blancs, and the organic, vegan Culpeo Malbec! For a limited time only these wines will be at a discounted price, so hurry on…Continue
Added by Emma Mendelsohn on October 4, 2011 at 3:25pm — No Comments
Do you remember our community sailing on the Schooner Quinnipiack... if you have forgotten check the photos again: Album by Wojtek 'Voytec' Wacowski and by Album by Laura Bremmer.
Schooner Quinnipiack has become the nautical icon of the City and needs the help and…
Added by Voytec Wacowski on September 13, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments
Join Mubarakah Ibrahim this Thursday September 15th at 5:30pm at the Fair Haven Farmers' Market for fitness boot camp! Participants can earn $3 to spend at CitySeed’s Fair Haven Market, while supplies last! Just bring yourself and a friend for fun exercise on the grass of the Quinnipiac River Park by Grand Ave and Front St.
Mubarakah Ibrahim is the owner and head trainer at Balance Fitness. She has been featured on the Oprah Winfrey…Continue
Added by Emma Mendelsohn on September 12, 2011 at 10:23am — No Comments
Added by Lynn Smith on September 10, 2011 at 8:53pm — No Comments
Forwarded from Ruffina Durazzo, Mary Wade Holdings:
On September 1 the neighborhood enjoyed Fair Haven's third successful annual "Fair Haven United Neighborhood Celebration of Safety Community Picnic", and thanks to Dr. Abie Benitez, Principal of Columbus Family Academy, it is held each year in the back campus of Columbus Family Academy. The…Continue
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
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