Yale employees struggle with parking

Yale employees regularly find parking in downtown New Haven difficult, and there does not seem to be an end in sight.

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Snow freezes budgets

The Connecticut Department of Transportation and towns across the state have already exhausted the funds designated for snow removal.

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Staff find public transport lacking

Most Yale employees come in cars, some walk, but those who ride the public bus system are severely inconvenienced.

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Harp pushes expanded bus service, flights

One of the most salient policy shifts proposed during Mayor Toni Harp’s annual State of the City address last Monday night was a renewed focus on the city’s transportation services.

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NHPD investigates slur

The City of New Haven and the New Haven Police Department have been taking punitive measures after a racial slur was said on police radio.

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Chabad grows on campus

Chabad is far more than a Friday night dinner spot with free food and alcohol.

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City plows through storm

As snow blanketed the Elm City Tuesday night, both Yale and New Haven prepared themselves.

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Tea Party protest at Owl Shop

“You can look at him with the devil on his shoulder and the angel on his shoulder,” he said. “I don’t know which John McKinney I see in that regard, but he has miscalculated.”

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Price increases, expiring tax subsidies hit rail commuters

Rail commuters in Connecticut have again seen commuting costs rise this year due to fare increases and decreased tax subsidies that went into effect on Jan. 1. The Connecticut Department of Transportation implemented a 5 percent price hike on all ticket prices for the Metro-North and the Shoreline East lines on Jan. 1, an increase […]

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Harp names transition team

Exactly one week after she was elected as New Haven’s 50th mayor, Toni Harp ARC ’78 unveiled the team of people who will help ready her for the job.

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Elicker harnesses internet media

The tactic apparently seeks to compensate for a weakness Elicker himself articulated in a previous Youtube video to supporters – namely, his campaign’s name recognition. Elicker agreed with this proposition in an interview with the News, while adding “it’s easier for Toni [Harp], because she’s just been around forever.”

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Yale acquires LGBTQ archives

A leading gay rights organization has chosen Yale as the new home for its historical documents. The Family Equality Council, an advocacy group for LGBTQ parents and their children, announced earlier this month that it will donate its collection of archival materials to Yale University Library’s Manuscripts & Archives Department. Composed of documents ranging from […]

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