Free breakfast cafe opens in downtown

March 24, 2015 • 0
Sunrise Café, the newest addition to New Haven’s breakfast scene, has a unique business model: It’s free.

State completes first homeless youth count

February 27, 2015 • 0
The Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness is gathering and sorting through an estimated 11,000 surveys from the first statewide homeless youth count, which ended last Wednesday.

Annual homeless count collects new data

February 20, 2015 • 0
Volunteers dispersed across Connecticut on Wednesday night to survey the homeless for the annual Point-in-Time Count, a nationwide homeless survey that is mandatory for communities applying for funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

State, local reps propose amendments to affordable housing law

February 6, 2015 • 0
During a public hearing that ran for longer than four hours Thursday evening, 14 state and local representatives and 33 Connecticut residents stepped up to the podium to debate proposed bills amending a current affordable housing law.

City awarded housing funding for homeless

January 27, 2015 • 0
Three New Haven homeless assistance organizations plan to use funding awarded by the state last week to continue providing housing subsidies and supportive services for the homeless.

City officials optimistic about new LCI director

January 22, 2015 • 0
After a transitional period for the Livable City Initiative, which saw the departure of its leader and discussions of renaming the agency, city leaders say they are optimistic that the new anti-blight director will steer the agency carefully.

Q House project at standstill

January 15, 2015 • 0
Four months have passed since the unveiling of a preliminary blueprint for the new Dixwell Q House, but community leaders and city officials have made little headway on the project.

Access Health CT expands enrollment assistance

December 5, 2014 • 0
The Connecticut public health insurance marketplace expanded its in-person assistance presence in time for the second open enrollment cycle, which is currently in its third week.

Lou Lou boutique makes foray into Elm City

November 20, 2014 • 0
Slated to open on Dec. 1, jewelry and accessories store Lou Lou Boutiques is hoping to carve its place among several other boutique shops on Chapel Street and the Broadway Shopping District.

Charter school could relocate to New Haven

November 14, 2014 • 0
The Board of Alders Legislation Committee voted unanimously yesterday evening to approve a zoning amendment that would potentially relocate Highville Charter School from Hamden to New Haven.

Suskind sparks autism research

April 15, 2014 • 0
A partnership between Yale researchers and the Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Ron Suskind may lead to new treatments for autism.

European Commission VP talks free trade

October 31, 2013 • 0
On Wednesday afternoon, European Commission Vice President Viviane Reding spoke on campus about the benefits of a free-trade agreement between the United States and the European Union, as well as her vision for the future of the EU. Reding — who serves as the first European Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship — addressed »