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NHPD cracks down on distracted driving

April 8, 2015 • 0
Police officers in the Elm City will be doling out an unusually high number of driving tickets throughout April.
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Activists and scholars urge juvenile justice reform

April 8, 2015 • 0
At a forum in the Dwight Hall common room last night, New Haven activists and legal experts underscored the importance of granting minors convicted to life sentences without parole ­a second look at their sentences.
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Square 9 to stay in New Haven as company expands

April 8, 2015 • 0
New Haven-based software company Square 9 will open a new, larger office downtown in June to accommodate increased staff and company growth, adding to a growing number of software and technology start-ups choosing to remain in the Elm City as they expand.
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CT bills look to crack down on state corruption

April 8, 2015 • 0
Following a slew of high-profile corruption trials, Connecticut’s General Assembly is pushing two bills aimed at curbing government misconduct in state politics.
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Behind Bergdahl, a Yale professor

April 7, 2015 • 0
On Nov. 23, 1970, just off the coast of Martha’s Vineyard, a Lithuanian sailor named Simonas Kudirka jumped ship.
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Accused murderer Wang deemed incompetent to stand trial

April 7, 2015 • 0
Wang, who has been accused of murdering former Yale-New Haven Hospital postgraduate fellow Vajinder Toor in 2010, has been representing himself in court until today.
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Budget looks to increase education funding

April 7, 2015 • 0
New Haven Public Schools is hoping Mayor Toni Harp will not budge on her budget.
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Panel will attempt to solve transportation funding quandary

April 7, 2015 • 0
Facing the challenge of funding a series of ambitious, decades-long transportation projects, Gov. Dannel Malloy announced the formation of a Transportation Finance Panel last week. Malloy first introduced his 30-year transportation plans in his budget address in February. At the time, he did not outline how he would fund his proposal — which includes widening »
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State expands SNAP program through farmers’ markets

April 7, 2015 • 0
Federal and state agencies are working to make food stamps a widely accepted payment method at farmers’ markets statewide.
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Spin studio opens on Crown

April 7, 2015 • 0
New Haven’s only spin studio, Shift Cycling, opened Monday on Crown Street.
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Protestors mar Pride Ball hosted at 116 Crown

April 6, 2015 • 0
More than 40 workers’ rights activists protested Thursday night outside 116 Crown, the site of Yale’s second annual Pride Ball, condemning alleged acts of wage theft, homophobia and discrimination at the restaurant.
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Five Guys to open downtown

April 6, 2015 • 0
A new Five Guys Burgers and Fries will open on Church Street downtown this spring, adding to an expanding number of fast-casual restaurants in the area.