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Another Fair Haven business in the news: How Mi Lupita Sweetened Up Grand Avenue - Arts Council Greater New Haven

Maria Teniza | January 3rd, 2024In Mi Lupita’s warm Grand Avenue kitchen, 54-year-old Yolanda Guzman Elias and her sister Batriz Guzman Elias were making culinary magic, cutting fresh strawberries and slicing thin meat before a morning rush. The smell of dough hung low and thick in the air, wafting from the storefront to its street-facing front door and windows. The bakery was ready for another day...…See More
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"Thanks for the add! I am with Catholic Charities, located on Lombard St. We are hoping to get more involved in the Fair Haven Community and provide mental health and substance abuse services to people who might need it. This seems like a great place…"
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Maps Show Climate Change’s Neighborhood Impacts

Floods in City Point. Heat waves in tree-sparse, lot-heavy Newhallville. More storms that require evacuation. More periods of drought.As climate change progresses, those conditions will become the new normal for New Haven, especially for the heat- and flood-vulnerable neighborhood of Fair Haven, reported officials tracking the trends.An environmental transformation is already in motion. But, the officials said, the city can adapt its current infrastructure and prevent carbon emissions from…See More
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"Thank you Lee, I live in the Oyster Cove Condominiums on Front Street and I’m glad that I found this site. I’ve lived here for several years and was an executive with Sikorsky Aircraft for 20+ years before retiring at the end of 2018.…"
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Small Business owners and Non-profits: Important Message from Mayor Elicker / Spanish: Mensaje Importante sobre Fondos para los Dueños de Negocios en New Haven

The Small Business Administration will be getting $310B in funding for the Payment Protection Program, with $125B specifically for under-banked and minority-owned businesses, and $10B in an Economic Injury Disaster Loan Emergency Advance. The SBA will process these applications on a first-come, first-serve basis as they receive them from SBA-approved banks or lenders.If you run a small business or non-profit, are a sole proprietor, or a contractor you should immediately apply by going to the…See More
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Temp Community Work in Fair Haven / Trabajo Comunitario Temporal en Fair Haven

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Mill River Urban Waters Initiative - Community Leader /

Iniciativa de Aguas Urbanas del Río Mill - Líderes Comunitarios

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The project team for the Mill River Urban Waters Initiative requests applications from Fair Haven residents to serve as a Community Leader. In this role, the Community Leader will assist with general and specific outreach and engagement efforts…

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Important Opportunity to help plan our Fair HavennResilience Hub: 6pm Wednesday, @Junta, Free Pizza. Everyone welcome.

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This Wednesday 6-7pm. Pizza and translation offered. Please join us...

Another Fair Haven business in the news: How Mi Lupita Sweetened Up Grand Avenue - Arts Council Greater New Haven

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Maria Teniza | January 3rd, 2024

In Mi Lupita’s warm Grand Avenue kitchen, 54-year-old Yolanda Guzman Elias and her sister Batriz Guzman Elias were making culinary magic, cutting fresh strawberries and slicing thin meat before a morning rush. The smell of dough hung low and thick in the air, wafting from the…

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Atwater Thanksgiving Brings Fair Haven Together

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Fair Haven school kids filed into the Atwater Senior Center to keep their senior counterparts company in advance of Thanksgiving — and to dance cumbia with New Haveners like 73-year-old Yvonne Sheppard, who said the celebration was less a loneliness intervention than it was a special occasion among a vibrant city full of friends...…

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At 8:35am on December 4, 2023, Andrea Swenson said…

Thanks for the add! I am with Catholic Charities, located on Lombard St. We are hoping to get more involved in the Fair Haven Community and provide mental health and substance abuse services to people who might need it. This seems like a great place to start!

At 12:50pm on November 3, 2023, Sarah Derbala said…

Thank you!!

At 10:06am on October 17, 2023, Max Teirstein said…

Thank you for inviting the Office of Climate & Sustainability to Chatham Square, Lee!

At 9:13am on February 8, 2023, Renee Comings said…

Thank you, Lee!

At 5:16pm on July 5, 2022, Derek Jones said…

Thank you Lee, I live in the Oyster Cove Condominiums on Front Street and I’m glad that I found this site. I’ve lived here for several years and was an executive with Sikorsky Aircraft for 20+ years before retiring at the end of 2018. I’m interested in getting more involved in the community through volunteer work. I look forward to meeting you. Regards, Derek Jones

 

At 7:41pm on June 8, 2022, Nu Spiral Collective said…

Thanx for the add Lee!

At 10:49am on April 13, 2022, Maria Olmo said…

Thank you Lee, I hope I can be of service.

At 7:54am on September 21, 2021, Melissa Mason said…

Lee,

Thanks for your message! This page is such a wonderful resource to get the word out about events and opportunities. I just posted our event on the 29th. 

Melissa

At 5:31pm on September 9, 2021, Wanda Reyes-Cortes said…

Thank you!

At 9:47am on September 9, 2021, Friends Center for Children said…

Good morning, Lee!

Thank you for connecting and for welcoming Friends Center to Chatham Square :)

 
 
 

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