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Photos as New Haven Police bust homeless encampment

New Haven Police arrested 3 protesters from the homeless support group Amistad Catholic Worker House that set up a ‘tent sanctuary’ at a City owned property on Howard Avenue. Photos by Peter Casolino

Photos of LEAP Read-In on the New Haven Green

Mara Lavitt — New Haven Register July 25, 2014 New Haven LEAP’s Read-In on the Green involved adult volunteers from the community and the New Haven Symphony Orchestra with children who wanted to listen, participate and learn.

Photos of New Haven Homeless erect ‘tent city’

A group of New Haven, Connecticut homeless, and organizers from Amistad Catholic Workers erect a ‘tent city’ on city property at 634 Howard Avenue, Thursday. July 24, 2014. Photos-Peter Casolino and Mercy Quaye

Photos as New Haven swears-in 16th Fire Chief Allyn Wright

The swearing in ceremony of Allyn Wright as the 16th Fire Chief for the city of New Haven, Connecticut. Photos by Peter Casolino

Photos: Altered State — A Photo Game!

Test your skills of observation with this “spot the difference” type photo gallery game made with local scenes. Look at the first original photo and see how many of the changes you can notice between the ALTERED photo. The third slide is an answer key. Some of the changes are pretty tricky! Have fun! Photos [...]

Photos of Yarn Bombing in Ansonia and New Haven

Yarn bombing, a form of textile graffiti, shows up on trees, parking meters and bike racks in Greater New Haven. Photos by Melanie Stengel twitter@nhrmstengel

Photos of Kids at Casa Otonal planting new community garden

Kids plant vegetables and flowers in the new community garden at Casa Otonal in New Haven, CT. The program is funded by a small grant program from End Hunger CT called “Mission Nutrition.” July 18, 2014. Photos by Peter Casolino

Photos of popular products invented in New Haven

Photos of New Haven’s inventions

Photos: New Haven welcomes members of Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative

New Haven hosted a block party for fellows of President Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) at the New Haven Stetson Branch Library. The group, consisting of 25 young leaders from 16 African countries is part of an investment in the next generation of Africa’s leaders. Photos by Peter Casolino

Photos of LEAP Children Learning to Swim, New Haven

Mara Lavitt — New Haven Register July 8, 2014 NewHaven The pool at LEAP has reopened to teach LEAP children to swim. This class was for 7-8 year old girls and was taught by Kyla Sead, Ryan Rittendale and Juliana Benitez.

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