Following last year’s shooting in Newtown, Connecticut will distribute $5 million to partially reimburse 169 schools for improvements to their security resources.
City

State grant supports school security

September 26, 2013 • 0
Nine months after the Newtown shooting, 169 Connecticut schools will receive state funds to improve and upgrade their security resources.
City

Family settles lawsuit over DKE crash

September 25, 2013 • 0
The family of one of four Yale students killed in a 2003 crash on the return trip from a fraternity event has settled a lawsuit against the Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity.
City

Yale’s Police Academy begins seventh year

September 23, 2013 • 0
The Yale Police Department announced earlier this month that its annual police academy program will officially kickoff on Oct. 12.
City

Historic Yale boathouse to be rebuilt by 2015

September 17, 2013 • 0
Six years after the home of early 20th century Yale rowers was razed, a new boathouse will rise over the waters of the New Haven Harbor.
The renovation transforming Winchester Repeating Arms factory into Winchester Lofts will be completed in 2014.
City

City breaks ground on Winchester project

September 13, 2013 • 0
The former home of a historic firearms manufacturer is on its way to being redeveloped as a mixed-income residential complex.
Signs such as the one above have been placed on six of New Haven’s major intersections as a part of the Pedestrian Safety Campaign, launched by the Yale Traffic Safety Committee.
City

Campaign looks to boost street safety with spray paint

September 10, 2013 • 0
Students walking out of Old Campus Monday were greeted by fluorescent orange messages spray-painted on the sidewalk at the intersection of Elm and High streets.
City

Police up patrols around nightclubs

September 9, 2013 • 0
Club-hopping crowds of students and city residents will not be alone when they hit New Haven’s nightlife scene this fall.
City

NHPD boosts recruitment

September 4, 2013 • 0
With a brand-new class of recruits and new hires on the ground, the New Haven Police Department is in the midst of its largest hiring spree in recent history.
New Haven homicides
City

Summer ends in slew of homicides

August 30, 2013 • 0
After a relatively tranquil summer, New Haven was struck by a series of homicides in the two weeks before students began moving into their dorm rooms.
City

Developers unveil downtown redesign plans

August 28, 2013 • 0
The former home of New Haven Nighthawks hockey games and Elm City rock concerts is on its way to becoming a vibrant downtown urban center.
University

Former suspect in Jovin murder settles with city, Yale

June 7, 2013 • 0
The state's attorney said that former lecturer James Van de Velde ’82 is no longer a suspect in the murder of Suzanne Jovin ’99.
City

City sees murder near Yale’s campus

May 19, 2013 • 0
A Saturday shooting in the downtown nightclub district left two men injured and one dead, lifting New Haven's murder tally to a total of seven this year.
LorenzoLigato_Dixwell-43
Mayor John DeStefano Jr. described the increase in police presence as a “major budgetary commitment” at Monday’s press conference.