Results trickling in, both camps caught in suspense

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

Ready to register, but first a wait

November 5, 2014
New Haven voters seeking to participate in Connecticut’s same-day registration process faced a daunting challenge late Tuesday afternoon: A line consisting of more than 130 people by 5 p.m., some of whom would likely wait for at least three hours.

Visconti drops out of race, endorses Foley

November 3, 2014
Just two days before Election Day, Independent candidate Joe Visconti dropped out of the gubernatorial race and endorsed Republican Tom Foley.

Congresswoman DeLauro navigates freshman barbeque

October 20, 2014
Thanks to an impromptu campus visit by Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, a few more freshmen now know who represents New Haven in Congress.

City inches forward on revitalization

October 17, 2014
Sitting outside the abandoned, grey brick building that once housed the Dixwell Community House, Angela Cloud, 50, surveyed the retail complex across the street.

Tikkaway to open second location

October 16, 2014
Tikkaway Grill, which many students and city residents dub New Haven’s “Chipotle of Indian food,” got one small step closer to national ubiquity Wednesday morning when owner Gopi Nair announced that he will open a second Elm City location within a few weeks.

Negativity dominates gov. race

September 24, 2014
According to campaign ads blaring in living rooms across Connecticut, incumbent Governor Dannel Malloy is “angry” for no apparent reason, while his opponent, Republican Tom Foley, is a “radical” right-winger.

Candidates swap vague transporation solutions

September 16, 2014
Transportation, an issue that has often been overshadowed by others such as the economy and education in the gubernatorial campaign, got its moment in the sun Monday morning.

Social media: new battleground in gubernatorial war

September 12, 2014
Democratic Governor Dan Malloy and his Republican challenger Tom Foley have found that one battlefield in their electoral war has become more important since they opposed one another in 2010: social media.

State considers early voting

September 11, 2014
A ballot measure this November seeks to amend Connecticut’s constitution in order to allow legislation removing restrictions on absentee ballots and open the door to early voting.

Clinton campaigns for Malloy’s reelection

September 3, 2014
Former President Bill Clinton LAW ’73 came to New Haven on Tuesday for a fundraiser at the Omni Hotel, enthusiastically throwing his support behind Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy.

Deck stacked against wild card candidates

September 2, 2014
The experiences of Joe Visconti and Jonathan Pelto highlight the paradox faced by American third party candidates.