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Can't Stop Taking Pictures

The snowstorms were great for pictures, but spring seems to bring photo ops everywhere you turn.

Here you have a flower pot outside Sally Ann Bake Shop, my neighbor’s weeping cherry, an excavator at my house, a utilitarian fence that is always being decorated by Fort Point artists (this time with bells) or by nature (a flowering tree) or the government (“No Trespassing”). 92 more words

Fill 'Er Up

“The only other thing I can really remember wanting to do besides acting was a gas station attendant. At the time, that seemed like a great job – wash the windows, pump the gas – it looks so cool coming home with black hands.
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Beautiful Light

Neighborhood mourns store clerk killed; suspects on the loose

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A single candle holds vigil at the store where Sanjay Patel was murdered Monday night. Alex DeJesus placed it there in remembrance of the man he’s been familiar with since childhood. 254 more words


Gas Station Clerk Shot and Killed in Probable Robbery

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP)  A gas station clerk has been shot and killed in a probable robbery.

The shooting happened Monday night at a Citgo gas station in New Haven. 101 more words

Local News

New Haven store clerk killed in shooting identified

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A clerk was fatally shot during a robbery at a New Haven Citgo station and convenience store Monday night.

According to police, 39-year-old Sanjay Patel of New Haven was alone inside the Pay Rite Food Store at 262 Forbes Avenue when two gunmen, one armed with a revolver and the other with a semi-automatic handgun, shot him at least five times just after 7:30 p.m. 188 more words


Venezuela’s Open Letter to the People of the United States

On March 17 the Government of Venezuela placed a full-page advertisement in the New York Times under the headline: “Letter to the People of the United States: “Venezuela Is Not a Threat… 993 more words