Turnover brings Mayor, Board closer
For half the alders who left their seats in the first six months of the term, a single calling drew them away: an appointment by the mayor to a position in her administration.
Co-chair required to resign following move
One of the students responsible for engaging Ward 1 residents in the political process must resign after moving outside the ward, according to Democratic Town Committee bylaws.
Alders Begin School Governance Reforms
Voters approved the reorganization of the BOE as part of a package of revisions placed on the ballot following last year's charter reform process.
Stratton blames politics for fallout
When Mike Stratton was 25, he wanted to be New Haven’s John F. Kennedy — a healer who would defend the city from economic stagnation, racial strife and gang violence.
Stratton says he will turn himself in for “bogus” charges
Over a week after police issued an arrest warrant for Mike Stratton, the trial lawyer and former alder for Prospect Hill and parts of Newhallville said he will be turning himself in and that he hopes the case will go to trial.
Arrest warrant issued for Stratton
Police have issued an arrest warrant for Mike Stratton, trial lawyer and former alder for Prospect Hill and parts of Newhallville related to a domestic dispute at his apartment on Crown Street on June 13.
After YIRA email, charges dropped
Former YIRA president Liburd received notice from the Executive Committee, Yale’s disciplinary body, that the charges against her had been withdrawn.