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Whitehouse calls for prison reform

March 2, 2015 • 0
As prison reform movements attract attention across the country, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse ’78 came to campus to discuss the current state of prison reform at the federal level.
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Stark ’17 considers run for alder

February 24, 2015 • 0
Fish Stark ’17 is formally investigating a run for Ward 1 alder.
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Malloy unveils two-year budget

February 19, 2015 • 0
After three months of spending cuts, Gov. Dannel Malloy announced a comprehensive plan Wednesday to balance the state’s budget.
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CT lawmakers propose replacing Metro North

February 18, 2015 • 0
As Metro-North Railroad comes under scrutiny for a series of fatal accidents in the last two years, two Connecticut lawmakers are calling for the state to reconsider its deal with the beleaguered commuter rail operator.
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City to appoint assistant fire chief

February 16, 2015 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp and Fire Chief Allyn Wright jointly endorsed the candidacy of Battalion Chief Matt Marcarelli as assistant chief of operations last week. Their nomination will be considered by the Board of Fire Commissioners at its next meeting.
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Perez to head to Hartford, step down as alder

February 16, 2015 • 0
After nearly three decades of public service in New Haven, Board of Alders President Jorge Perez is headed to Hartford.
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Pushback stalls grad housing plan

February 13, 2015 • 0
In a move that may complicate Yale’s plans to move graduate student housing around the corner from the Hall of Graduate Studies on York Street to a lot on Elm Street, the Board of Zoning Appeals postponed a hearing scheduled for Tuesday after a city zoning official raised concerns about Yale’s request.
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Malloy pushes bill to protect Sound’s future

February 12, 2015 • 0
In anticipation of the 2015 legislative session, Gov. Dannel Malloy has begun a push for a comprehensive study of the Long Island Sound.
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City looks to combat youth jobs crisis

February 5, 2015 • 0
The youth committee will begin looking into data relating to youth employment in New Haven, Sarah Eidelson '12 said.
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Six dead, 15 injured after Metro-North collision

February 4, 2015 • 0
Six people were killed and 15 were injured in Valhalla, N.Y. after a Metro-North train crashed into a vehicle on the tracks Tuesday evening.
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Legislators push affirmative consent policy

February 4, 2015 • 0
With sexual misconduct on college campuses in the national spotlight, two Connecticut state legislators have proposed a bill that would require all universities in the state to adopt a “yes means yes” policy.
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City braces for second storm in two weeks

February 1, 2015 • 0
As another winter storm barrels into the Elm City Monday morning, city officials are taking precautions against the possibility of significant damage.