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Perez departure leaves Ward 5 seat open

April 13, 2015 • 0
A new face will soon represent the Hill neighborhood on the Board of Alders, as its long-standing alder takes his leave of New Haven politics to assume a statewide position.
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Crepes Choupette to open shop on Whitney

April 13, 2015 • 0
After a successful debut in New Haven, food cart Crepes Choupette will soon become a full-size restaurant within a year of opening.
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Students workshop college apps at Career High School

April 13, 2015 • 0
Want to increase college attendance rates for low-income, first-generation students? There is an app for that — many apps, actually, as students at Career High School learned Friday morning.
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New Haven remembers Appomattox

April 10, 2015 • 0
One hundred and fifty years after Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant’s Union forces at Appomattox Courthouse in central Virginia, a group of New Haven residents gathered to observe the anniversary on Thursday afternoon.
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Merck licenses new technology for $434 million

April 10, 2015 • 0
New Haven-based Arvinas has agreed to co-develop its novel drug development technology with pharmaceutical giant Merck in a deal worth up to $434 million.
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Uber finds success at Yale despite safety concerns

April 10, 2015 • 0
As incidents of crime involving Uber gain media attention, state officials are voicing concerns about the ride-share company’s lack of regulation. Yet, the University has not advised students against the service, and it remains a popular transportation option among Yalies.
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Seeking to boost IT, Harp proposes CIO position

April 10, 2015 • 0
For the second consecutive budget season, the city’s finance department is calling to update the city’s public information technology; however, alders remain wary about funneling even more money into IT.
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Harp, Murphy honor Schwartz at breakfast celebration

April 10, 2015 • 0
Invitations in hand, city and state officials came together Thursday morning to honor Linda Schwartz — a representative from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs ­­— with speeches, tears of gratitude and bacon and cheese omelettes.
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Two weeks after launch, Stark campaign heats up

April 9, 2015 • 0
In the two weeks since Fish Stark ’17 launched his bid for Ward 1 alder, his campaign has heated up around campus.
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Devil’s Gear Bike Shop in financial trouble

April 9, 2015 • 0
After serving New Haven cyclists for nearly 15 years, the Devil’s Gear Bike Shop, located at 151 Orange St., is under financial strain.
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Harp announces canvas to increase literacy

April 9, 2015 • 0
As if a childhood storybook character had sprung alive and traveled to the Elm City, Clifford the Big Red Dog made an appearance at City Hall Wednesday afternoon.
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Malloy seeks funding to reduce school arrests

April 9, 2015 • 0
Amidst proposed cuts in certain adult education and summer school programs, Gov. Dannel Malloy is looking to expand funding for the School-Based Diversion Initiative, a program that has reduced in-school arrests by linking students to community-based services.