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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.
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NRA to visit Yale

October 7, 2014 • 0
While Connecticut has some of the most progressive gun laws in the country, an on-campus seminar with the National Rifle Association later this month will give students exposure to the flip side of the gun control debate.
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City envisions community outreach program

October 7, 2014 • 0
The Community Services Administration has plans to establish a new community outreach program, judging by a presentation made to the Board of Alders on Monday night.
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Pinkberry workers claim wage theft

October 6, 2014 • 0
The apparent closing of the Chapel Street frozen yogurt shop Pinkberry is not as simple as it once seemed.
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Police investigating shooting threat at Harvard

October 6, 2014 • 1
Over 300 members of the Harvard University community received an email on Friday threatening them with a campus shooting.
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Nightclub transforms into art store

October 6, 2014 • 0
Once filled by disco lights and loud music, a former Chapel Street nightclub turned art supply store now attracts a different crowd.
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Bookstore arson suspect arrested

October 6, 2014 • 0
Three days after an arsonist started a series of small fires in the Yale Bookstore last Monday, the police made an arrest.