City celebrates inaugural ball

March 31, 2014 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp entered the glimmering aviation hangar at Tweed-New Haven Airport on Saturday night to the sound of Alicia Keys’ “Girl on Fire.”
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Stratton decries “illegal” funding

March 28, 2014 • 0
The city is spending in excess of $40 million on health care and other benefits for teachers and school administrators, according to New Haven alder Michael Stratton.
Workers employed by the deli dispute the charges of wage theft against their employer.

Accounts clash in J & B wage theft investigation

March 26, 2014 • 0
Another New Haven grocery store — and Yale tenant — was shuttered this week after the Connecticut Department of Labor discovered multiple counts of labor violations.

Salovey addresses Board of Alders

March 25, 2014 • 0
Salovey discusses town-gown relations with the Board of Alders.

People’s Caucus spawns Yale research team

March 24, 2014 • 0
A growing number of Yale students are working as policy assistants to Alders in the People’s Caucus, a breakaway faction of the Board of Alders.

PILOT proposals multiply

March 24, 2014 • 0
When it comes to Payment in Lieu of Taxes, or PILOT, Connecticut legislators can now take their pick.

Budget draws sharp criticism

March 7, 2014 • 0
In response to Harp's budget proposal, nearly 70 city residents appeared at a public hearing to send a unanimous message: do not raise our taxes.

Obama: wage bump “common sense”

March 6, 2014 • 0
Barack Obama told 3,000 audience members at Central Connecticut State University that “it is time to give America a raise.”
“If we were an outlier — if our taxes were higher than every other urban place in our state — then I would say that we’re out of line for what it takes to run a city."

DC official in line for city’s chief administrative officer

March 4, 2014 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp has wooed a city manager from Washington, D.C. to the upper echelons of her administration, tapping Michael A. Carter for the role of chief administrative officer.

Harp pitches budget

March 3, 2014 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp pitched a $510.8 million budget on Friday, asking taxpayers to chip in an additional 3.8 percent for a spending plan.

Looney eyes top Senate spot

February 28, 2014 • 0
Martin Looney, an unassuming but powerful lawmaker and influential New Haven politico, is in line for the top leadership role in the Connecticut State Senate.
Dozens of the Yale College Democrats canvassed New Haven to help residents enroll in the state’s health care exchange.

Dems canvas for health care

February 24, 2014 • 0
Alex Peterson is crossing her fingers that, by Thursday, she will have health insurance.
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