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Bill aims to bring social-emotional learning to teaching curriculum nationwide

April 23, 2015 • 0
A new bill sponsored by Connecticut representatives from the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate aims to provide teachers with the tools and training to support students’ social and emotional learning.
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BOE works toward definition for student representatives

April 23, 2015 • 0
As several local students prepare to run for new spots on the city’s Board of Education, the Committee on Student Elections met yesterday to work toward a definition of the elected position’s roles and responsibilities.
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Book authors, community members recall May Day protests

April 22, 2015 • 0
In commemoration of the 1970 “May Day” protests in New Haven, three Yale alumni who witnessed the events discussed their new book before an audience of former protesters, students and National Guardsmen at the New Haven Museum Tuesday evening.
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Two homicides in two days take count to five

April 22, 2015 • 0
Two murders in the Elm City in the course of less than two days have nearly doubled the city’s homicide count this year, taking it from three to five.
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Man disturbs lecture, arrested outside SSS

April 22, 2015 • 0
A man was arrested outside Sheffield-Sterling-Strathcona Hall after disrupting a lecture Tuesday morning.
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Following gun violence surge, city police to request more funding

April 22, 2015 • 0
After several months of continued gun-related homicides, the New Haven Police Department has requested further funding to help prevent violence in the city’s communities.
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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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Members of Congress 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.