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Democracy Fund seeks new hires

February 9, 2015 • 0
After meeting only once in three months due to staff shortages, members of the Democracy Fund — the city’s public campaign financing system — met with Mayor Toni Harp last week to discuss new hires.
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Harp defends record, lays out vision in state of the city

February 4, 2015 • 0
Noting President Barack Obama’s endorsement of New Haven’s progress in assisting at-risk youth at the U.S. Conference of Mayors last week, Mayor Toni Harp defended her record and presented her plan for moving the city forward in her state of the city address last night.
Storm Linus leaves 1.5 feet of snow
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Storm Linus drops 1.5 feet of snow, prompts parking ban

February 3, 2015 • 0
As snow fell heavily Monday afternoon, Mayor Toni Harp extended the citywide parking ban overnight, while University snow crews plowed pathways around campus to clear the foot and a half of snow that had accumulated over the course of the day.
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Democracy Fund may extend services to Board of Alders races

January 29, 2015 • 0
The Democracy Fund, New Haven’s public campaign financing program, took a step last night toward extending its services to races for the Board of Alders.
City officials braced for the storm, and Mayor Toni Harp instituted a parking ban.
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City and state brace for Blizzard Juno

January 27, 2015 • 0
As Blizzard Juno continues to barrel across the Northeast, preparations for a storm of “historic” proportions are ongoing in the Elm City and Hartford.
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SCSU student accuses Yale student of rape

January 26, 2015 • 0
Authorities are investigating a Southern Connecticut State University student’s claim that she was raped by a Yale student last weekend.
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New Haven public service attracts recent graduates

January 23, 2015 • 0
When Caroline Smith ’14 met with New Haven Director of Transportation, Traffic and Parking Doug Hausladen ’04 earlier this month to talk about developing alternative modes of transportation in the city, she did not expect a casual comment about a potential Elm City “bike month” to spur a new city initiative.
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In year one, movement slow on Harp transportation initiatives

January 22, 2015 • 0
After one year in office, Mayor Toni Harp has yet to make substantial progress on a number of her transportation goals for the Elm City.
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Without quorum, Democracy Fund cannot function

January 22, 2015 • 0
After a three-month hiatus due to a shortage in staff, the Democracy Fund — New Haven’s public campaign financing program — prepared to meet last night but failed to achieve a quorum and postponed for another week.
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Connecticut could be first gigabit state

January 16, 2015 • 0
Connecticut could become the first gigabit state in the country.
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Music Hall to open on College Street

January 14, 2015 • 0
By the time spring arrives, Toad’s Place will no longer be the sole music venue in New Haven.
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Alders air concerns about Esserman at closed-door police meeting

January 14, 2015 • 0
Alders followed up on concerns about New Haven Police Chief Dean Esserman’s conduct at the Yale-Army football game last fall.