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New Haven launches first public Montessori school

October 9, 2014 • 0
Getting into Elm City Montessori School is no walk in the park — from 600 applicants for its first class, the school accepted just 69.
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Illegal riders tear down Elm Street

October 9, 2014 • 0
Bystanders stood shocked on Elm Street last Monday as crowds of illegal dirt bikers and ATV riders tore down the road.
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Connecticut could lead nation in reuse of heavy metals

October 9, 2014 • 0
National energy needs and consumer convenience do not always align. But beginning in 2015, Connecticut residents may not have so difficult a choice.
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Ad expenditures intensify gubernatorial race

October 8, 2014 • 0
A recent surge in ad expenditures by an Independent Expenditure Group supporting Governor Dannel Malloy has shed light on the role of campaign advertising in the gubernatorial race.
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Environmental groups endorse Malloy

October 8, 2014 • 0
The Connecticut League of Conservation Voters has endorsed a gubernatorial candidate for the first time in its history.
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Domestic violence survivors speak out

October 8, 2014 • 0
Cheryl D’Argento was one of two survivors who shared their stories at City Hall’s kickoff of New Haven’s seventh annual domestic violence awareness month yesterday. At the event, several city and community leaders proposed strategies to address the issue.
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YPD’s citizen’s police academy course returns

October 8, 2014 • 0
As part of an ongoing effort to reach out to the surrounding community, the Yale Police Department kicked off the current cycle of its Citizen’s Police Academy yesterday.
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CT medical marijuana dispensary opens

October 8, 2014 • 0
Bluepoint Wellness, a medical marijuana dispensary that opened its doors on Sept. 22, is the sixth in the state to open since Prime Wellness began operating in South Windsor at the end of August.
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In boon for Malloy, crime rate drops

October 8, 2014 • 0
This year’s “Crime in Connecticut” report revealed a drop in the crime rate of 8.6 percent in 2013 — bringing the state’s number of reported violent and property crimes down to its lowest level since 1967.
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Harp engages community on immigrant concerns

October 7, 2014 • 0
In a crowded room at the New Haven People’s Center, Mayor Toni Harp sat down with about 50 members of Unidad Latina en Acción at their regular Monday night meeting to discuss growing concerns over immigrant rights and safety in New Haven.
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Veterans emerge victorious in court

October 7, 2014 • 0
The Veterans Legal Services Clinic at Yale Law School won a pivotal case for veterans’ affairs last week.
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Coast Guard to aid oil spill clean-up

October 7, 2014 • 0
The U.S. Coast Guard will assist in the cleanup of an oil spill at Mill River in New Haven this week after a report filed by the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection alerted them to the slick.