City

Board moves to reappoint Harries

February 11, 2014 • 0
The New Haven Board of Education announced it will enter into negotiations with Superintendent of Schools Garth Harries ’95 to renew his contract for three years.
City

State education reform delayed

February 5, 2014 • 0
At a Tuesday press conference, Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, R-Fairfield, called for the resignation of the state’s Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor ’93 LAW ’98.
City

Harp, Harries ease tensions

February 3, 2014 • 0
What seemed like a direct threat to one official’s continued employment now appears to have dissipated.
City

Yale and New Haven celebrate Lunarfest

February 3, 2014 • 0
Professional dancers in bright lion costumes paraded down Whitney Avenue on Saturday morning, maneuvering through a crowd of over 500 people. This parade initiated the third annual Lunarfest celebration of the Chinese New Year, which took place on Friday Jan. 31. The event was a collaboration between Yale and the Elm City — the Yale-China »
Peck Place School students temporarily moved to Yale’s West Campus after asbestos was found in their facilities.
City

Yale steps up for Peck Place elementary school

January 30, 2014 • 0
On Wednesday morning, Peck Place School students rode the school bus to their temporary home at Yale West Campus.
Mayor Toni Harp hopes to tackle truancy in New Haven elementary schools through a new program that focuses on the role parental involvement in helping children get to school.
City

City tackles academic truancy

January 29, 2014 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp hopes to tackle truancy in New Haven elementary schools through a new program that focuses on the role parental involvement in helping children get to school.
Six members of the Yale women’s basketball team volunteered for College Goal Sunday this weekend.
Sports

Elis help with College Goal Sunday

January 27, 2014 • 0
Six members of the Yale women’s basketball team volunteered for College Goal Sunday this weekend.
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City

J. Press to be demolished

January 21, 2014 • 0
The New Haven Preservation Trust is continuing to advocate saving 262 York St., a building that is scheduled for demolition and renovation this month.
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New Haven Promise Scholars to intern at Yale

January 16, 2014 • 0
69 New Haven Promise Scholars circulated a room full of Yale Hiring Managers to hear presentations about summer jobs at Yale.
City

CT education funding trial may be pushed

January 14, 2014 • 0
Upon the request of the state, a trial over the adequacy of CT education might be pushed back from July 2014 to October 2015. The plaintiffs — consisting of the Connecticut Coalition for Justice in Education Funding, aided by a Yale Law School state clinic, as well as individual parents, mayors and leaders of teachers »
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Features

Newtown, one year later

December 12, 2013 • 0
A year after the deadly shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, students at the local high school reflect.
City

L’OCCITANE opens on Chapel St.

December 6, 2013 • 0
International retailer L’Occitane en Provence opened its newest boutique on Chapel Street just in time for the holiday shopping rush. After several weeks of renovating and refurbishing, L’Occitane opened its doors at 1042 Chapel St. on Nov. 23 — the same day of the Yale-Harvard game. Since the grand opening, the site has seen a »