New student group bridges town, gown
Emily Hays ’16 is trying to bridge that gap by creating a new undergraduate organization that connects University and city musicians, artists, poets and arts organizations.
CT medical marijuana dispensary opens
Bluepoint Wellness, a medical marijuana dispensary that opened its doors on Sept. 22, is the sixth in the state to open since Prime Wellness began operating in South Windsor at the end of August.
Asthma rates rise in Connecticut
New figures released by the Centers for Disease Control reveal that asthma rates in Connecticut have steadily risen over the past 10 years.
Yalies join nationwide climate change movement
This Sunday, both Yale students and New Haven residents plan to join the ranks of thousands of other activists in order to promote awareness of climate change at the People’s Climate March in New York City.
Task force tackles panhandling
On Tuesday evening, Doug Hausladen ’04, the New Haven Transit Chief, Joseph Rodriguez, the mayor’s aldermanic liaison and Win Davis, the executive director of the town green, unveiled a new plan to address panhandling in New Haven.
Conn. faces transportation funding shortage
Two weeks ago, a diverse coalition of eight different environmental, regional and construction groups held a press conference in Hartford to raise the profile of transportation issues in the upcoming gubernatorial campaign.
Yale farm promotes foraging
On Friday, the Yale Farm taught a group of students and New Haven residents to make a salad out of weeds found on New Haven streets.