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Potential Union Station developments discussed

March 25, 2015 • 0
Architects, engineers and officials from PARK New Haven met last week at Union Station to discuss potential plans to redesign the station and its surrounding area to minimize traffic and maximize accessibility to downtown.
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City crime prevention program receives national support

March 25, 2015 • 0
A New Haven crime prevention and youth development program has caught the attention of the National Council on Crime and Delinquency.
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Activists decry New Haven police violence

March 24, 2015 • 0
The chant, “No justice, No peace, No racist police” reverberated from the steps of the New Haven Police Department yesterday afternoon when roughly 40 people assembled to denounce police violence.
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High-speed rail bill skips state, sparks debate

March 24, 2015 • 0
Federal, state and city officials convened on Friday at Union Station to criticize the federal proposal for a new high-speed railway line in the Northeast Corridor that would skip over Connecticut.
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State legislators discuss current session

March 24, 2015 • 0
As the Connecticut General Assembly considers the fate bills in the middle of its legislative session, the Yale College Democrats hosted a panel of legislators from across the state.
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Free breakfast cafe opens in downtown

March 24, 2015 • 0
Sunrise Café, the newest addition to New Haven’s breakfast scene, has a unique business model: It’s free.
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New Haven mourns former mayor John Daniels

March 23, 2015 • 0
Dignitaries, community leaders, city officials and hundreds of New Haveners gathered in Battell Chapel Friday to mourn the passing and celebrate the life of John C. Daniels, New Haven’s first black mayor.
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Even with new ownership, protests continue at former Gourmet Heaven

March 23, 2015 • 0
On March 13, the two Gourmet Heaven stores on 15 Broadway and 55 Whitney Ave. changed ownership overnight from Chung Cho to Sun Yup Kim, a grocer from New York City.
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Animal rights activists protest use of animals in Yale labs

March 23, 2015 • 0
Students returning to campus yesterday afternoon were greeted by a choreographed demonstration outside of Old Campus of a protestor in a cage being treated by two others dressed in animal costumes.
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Rowland’s sentencing sparks call for anti-corruption measures

March 23, 2015 • 0
After a second former state official was sentenced to prison this month, state officials are calling for lifetime disqualification from office for public officials guilty of corruption.
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Harp to seek re-election

March 20, 2015 • 0
Mayor Toni Harp will run for re-election this November.
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Protest targets alleged wage theft at 116 Crown

March 19, 2015 • 1
Late last week, a crowd of roughly 50 protesters rallied outside of 116 Crown, a high-end bar in downtown New Haven.