Norwich to replace Christopher Columbus memorial, honor Italian-Americans
Construction crews removed the Christopher Columbus statue located on Washington Street early Monday morning.
Police are investigating after a statue of Christopher Columbus has been beheaded in Boston overnight.
On Tuesday, the New London City Council voted to permanently remove a Christopher Columbus statue in downtown.
After many Christopher Columbus statues were vandalized during protests following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis some cities have decided to preempt any damage by removing the statues from public areas. One owned by the City of Middletown was suddenly removed on Saturday.
There is some pushback in New Haven after leaders voted to remove a Christopher Columbus statue from downtown. Officials say it could take 60 days to remove the statue, but now others are pushing back against the decision.
In New London and New Haven, vandals damaged statues of Christopher Columbus who landed in the Bahamas before coming to America.
New Haven forms committee over future of Christopher Columbus statue removed from Wooster Square, possible time capsule
The City of New Haven announced that it will be forming a committee to formally decide what will succeed the Christopher Columbus statue at Wooster Square Park.
Rally held to celebrate New Haven Board of Ed.’s decision to change name of Christopher Columbus Family Academy
The New Haven Board of Education voted Monday night to commit to changing the name of the Christopher Columbus Family Academy.
The Christopher Columbus statue in Wooster Square in New Haven was vandalized Saturday, and it wasn’t the first time.