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Eidelson named minority leader of Board of Alders

April 21, 2015 • 0
Shortly after the New Haven Board of Alders bid farewell to longtime president and Hill alder Jorge Perez, Ward 1 Alder Sarah Eidelson ’12 made it into the record books.
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Congress members scrutinize campaign finance

April 21, 2015 • 0
After seeing success in raising money for their own election campaigns, two members of Congress came to campus to rethink campaign finance.
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Casino proposal moves to senate

April 21, 2015 • 0
Dreams of adding three more casinos to the state of Connecticut moved one step closer to reality on Monday, when a proposed bill passed through its second legislative committee.
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Crown St. apartments gain zoning approval

April 21, 2015 • 0
The City Plan Commission approved a proposal last Wednesday for Metro Star Properties to build 12 studio apartments on Crown Street, setting construction plans into motion.
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UP CLOSE: Do Yale and New Haven need Ward 1?

April 20, 2015 • 0
Students and city residents alike remain conflicted on whether or not a student voice should exist in city government and, if so, what the role of that representative should be.
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City mourns youth’s homicide

April 20, 2015 • 0
A 16-year-old male was killed in the Elm City Saturday night — the first youth homicide of 2015.
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Malloy names state education commissioner

April 20, 2015 • 0
Last Friday, Gov. Dannel Malloy confirmed the appointment of interim education commissioner Dianna Wentzell to a permanent position heading the Department of Education.
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City may increase health director salary

April 20, 2015 • 0
Since Mayor Toni Harp began her tenure, the post of city health director has been unfilled. But the city’s budget proposal for fiscal year 2016, currently before the Board of Alders, might change that.
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YLS conference invites policing discussion

April 17, 2015 • 0
Even though Ferguson, Missouri is over 1,000 miles away from New Haven, the events that occurred there continue to be part of academic and community discussion in the Elm City.
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Harp discusses city vision with NAACP

April 17, 2015 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp addressed a room full of community leaders and members of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People about her vision for New Haven and the progress her administration is making in its effort to improve community life.
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Activists condemn Mexican government, Zedillo

April 17, 2015 • 0
Six months ago, Jhosivani Guerrero de la Cruz was kidnapped, along with 42 other students, from the Mexican city of Ayotzinapa.
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Alders finalize HUD grant allocations

April 17, 2015 • 0
Low-income residents and families could soon see more housing options, thanks to decisions made at the Board of Alders’ joint community development and human services committee Thursday evening.