City secures youth violence prevention grant

December 2, 2014 • 0
After securing a $500,000 state grant to prevent youth violence for the second consecutive year, the Elm City will use the funding to expand 23 existing youth programs.

New colleges could alleviate city budget pressures, bolster economy

December 1, 2014 • 0
The new colleges — slated to cost $500 million — have added $7.6 million to city coffers through building permit fees, an amount nearly equal to the total that the city brought in through permit fees last year.

Permit fees from new colleges bolster city finances

November 26, 2014 • 0
After announcing closing the 2014 fiscal year with a surplus, the city received an extra boost — $7.6 million in permit fees from Yale — on Tuesday.

16 years later, police look for new clues in Jovin murder

November 25, 2014 • 0
The Jovin investigation team has scheduled a community meeting at Wilbur Cross High School for Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. The event is intended to allow members of the public to come forward with any information they may have regarding Jovin’s murder, which remains a cold case.

City looks to be smoke-free

November 21, 2014 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp gathered with city officials and community leaders yesterday evening to launch New Haven Smokeout — her plan to eliminate smoking from the city by the end of this fiscal year next June.

New city task force looks to improve image

November 18, 2014 • 0
In the time since its inception this summer, a city task force dedicated to revamping New Haven’s image has concentrated its efforts on improving parking access and street safety.

City in running for chief resilience officer

November 13, 2014 • 0
New Haven’s crisis management could soon get a boost from the outside.

City residents urge immigration reform

November 11, 2014 • 0
After the excitement of the elections subsided, New Haven residents called on Senator Richard Blumenthal LAW ’73 to urge federal government leaders to pass immigration reform at a City Hall protest last Thursday.

Foley concedes, GOP weighs future candidates

November 6, 2014 • 0
After conceding defeat to Gov. Dannel Malloy for the second time in four years, Tom Foley said that his 2014 run for elected office would likely be his last.

Results trickling in, both camps caught in suspense

November 5, 2014 • 0
The hors d’ouevres were served, the mood lighting was set, the cash bar was open and the guests were trickling in.

Democrats make final push for Malloy

November 4, 2014 • 0
In a final effort to pull votes for Gov. Dannel Malloy, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro rode through New Haven streets yesterday, proclaiming support for Malloy through a loudspeaker.

Hours extended for absentee voters

November 3, 2014 • 0
In an effort to elevate voter participation late in the game, the City Clerk’s Office opened its doors to New Haven residents this past Saturday to allow voters to cast absentee ballots.