Science Park granted new funds
The state of Connecticut agreed to award a total of $3.8 million to 21 communities last week, including New Haven’s Science Park.
Homicide suspect arrested
The New Haven Police Department has handcuffed the individual they believe responsible for one of the city’s two most recent homicides.
Connecticut unemployment rate steady
Data released Monday by the Department of Labor showed New Haven’s unemployment rate in March was 7.6 percent — higher than both the state and national rates.
Senate passes end-of-life planning bill
The Connecticut Senate passed a bill on Thursday that, with House approval, would create a system for terminally ill people to declare their wishes for end-of-life care.
UP CLOSE | An abundance of caution
In November, campus shut down after rumors of a rogue gunman reached the New Haven Police Department. Although the tip did not prove correct, in the wake of shootings at Columbine and Sandy Hook, universities are more concerned about campus safety than ever before.
Yale farm promotes foraging
On Friday, the Yale Farm taught a group of students and New Haven residents to make a salad out of weeds found on New Haven streets.