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Bill seeks to protect unpaid interns in Connecticut from sexual harassment

February 25, 2015 • 0
Unpaid interns in Connecticut may soon have the same protection from workplace harassment as paid employees.
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Domestic workers file suit against cleaning company

February 25, 2015 • 0
Five domestic workers from Connecticut are suing their employer in a federal wage theft lawsuit, claiming that they were denied the few legal rights that protect domestic workers.
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Four Wesleyan students arrested after molly drug overdose

February 25, 2015 • 0
Four Wesleyan University students have been arrested after 12 people overdosed on campus, allegedly on a “party drug,” and were transported to local hospitals this past weekend.
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New re-entry program to provide tuition to former inmates

February 25, 2015 • 0
The Housing Authority of New Haven has pitched a new program that will provide former prison inmates with housing, tuition to complete a college degree and other support services with the goal of deterring second-time offenses.
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Stark ’17 considers run for alder

February 24, 2015 • 0
Fish Stark ’17 is formally investigating a run for Ward 1 alder.
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Officials seek to bring “lean urbanism” to New Haven

February 24, 2015 • 0
Four years after city officials launched an initiative to improve road safety in New Haven, the project is being revamped to emphasize low-cost solutions.
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Campaign to make city smoke-free slow to develop

February 24, 2015 • 0
Three months into its launch, the city’s campaign to be smoke-free by June is at a standstill.
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Online database gives parents access to NHPS students’ progress

February 24, 2015 • 0
Technology is quickly making its way into New Haven Public Schools.
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City budget proposal to hinge on state funding

February 23, 2015 • 0
With Mayor Toni Harp’s budget proposal due to the Board of Alders by week’s end, New Haven will rely on the state’s commitment to municipal aid to bolster the city’s revenue.
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State police investigate racially charged letter

February 23, 2015 • 0
Connecticut State Police are investigating a racially charged letter that has circulated within the Bridgeport Police Department.
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Youths, activists celebrate African American history

February 23, 2015 • 0
Award-winning student poets, local musicians and social justice activists gathered in the New Haven People’s Center yesterday afternoon to discuss what some are calling the “New Civil Rights Movement.”
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Cho to face another lawsuit in RI

February 23, 2015 • 0
Three employees at the Gourmet Heaven location in Providence, Rhode Island filed federal lawsuits this past Wednesday against owner Chung Cho for allegations of wage theft.