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Gubernatorial candidates stake out positions on gun control

October 30, 2014 • 0
As tensions run high in the gubernatorial debates leading up to the Nov. 4 election, Connecticut residents are raising questions about the candidates’ proposals for gun control.
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Local leaders push for state constitutional reform

October 29, 2014 • 0
As posters and television advertisements for candidates in this year’s gubernatorial campaign seek to sway voter opinions, some local leaders are drawing attention to other issues up for vote next week.
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Activists rally for improved policing

October 27, 2014 • 0
Riding on the tails of the Aug. 19 Ferguson protest on Yale’s campus, approximately 60 New Haven activists and Yalies rallied in the rain last Wednesday to protest police brutality.
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Police investigate Webster Bank robbery

October 20, 2014 • 0
Less than a half-mile away from Old Campus, the Webster Bank was robbed last Thursday afternoon.
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Ebola threat puts response plans in focus

October 17, 2014 • 0
Thursday’s Ebola scare — which instantly triggered statewide concern about the spread of the disease — has brought Yale-New Haven Hospital, the University, the city and their plans to prevent the proliferation of the virus under scrutiny.
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Marijuana dispensaries look to curb crime

October 15, 2014 • 0
State officials say new laws have not significantly curbed illegal use of the drug in recent months.
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Yale Dems host community policing discussion

October 14, 2014 • 0
At a meeting with the Yale College Democrats last night, New Haven Chief of Police Dean Esserman stressed the importance of community policing in curbing crime in the Elm City.
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Illegal riders tear down Elm Street

October 9, 2014 • 0
Bystanders stood shocked on Elm Street last Monday as crowds of illegal dirt bikers and ATV riders tore down the road.
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In boon for Malloy, crime rate drops

October 8, 2014 • 0
This year’s “Crime in Connecticut” report revealed a drop in the crime rate of 8.6 percent in 2013 — bringing the state’s number of reported violent and property crimes down to its lowest level since 1967.
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Police investigating shooting threat at Harvard

October 6, 2014 • 1
Over 300 members of the Harvard University community received an email on Friday threatening them with a campus shooting.
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Nightclub transforms into art store

October 6, 2014 • 0
Once filled by disco lights and loud music, a former Chapel Street nightclub turned art supply store now attracts a different crowd.
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Bookstore arson suspect arrested

October 6, 2014 • 0
Three days after an arsonist started a series of small fires in the Yale Bookstore last Monday, the police made an arrest.