Local school breaks ground

October 16, 2013 • 0
On Tuesday morning, construction began on an additional school building for Common Ground, a community center and high school complex.

Police recover thousands of stolen electronics

October 7, 2013 • 0
Last week the New Haven Police Department raided local establishments that buy misappropriated Apple products.
Tokunboh Ishmael spoke to students about how investments can create positive social change.

Investment leader points to social change

October 3, 2013 • 0
Tokunboh Ishmael, one of Yale’s 2013 World Fellows spoke to a group of students Tuesday about how investments can create positive social change.
Superintendent of New Have Schools, Garth Harries

NHPS contemplates changes

October 1, 2013 • 0
Early in Garth Harries’ ’95 tenure as superintendent of the New Haven Public School system, the Board of Education is making changes at every level of the district, both restructuring the superintendent’s leadership team and ensuring that all students enjoy a recess period.

17% increase in child poverty unsurprising

September 27, 2013 • 0
A recent report from the U.S Census Bureau found that the portion of New Haven children living in poverty has increased by 17 percent since 2008.
The Board of Aldermen’s City Services and Environmental Policy Committee, chaired by Justin Elicker FES ’10 SOM ’10, approved several measures in its Thursday night meeting.

Elicker-led committee passes environmental measures

September 20, 2013 • 0
Mayoral hopeful and Ward 10 Alderman Justin Elicker FES ’10 SOM ’10 led a committee meeting of the Board of Aldermen to approve new measures to improve the city’s environmental practices.