Sep 16th, 2012
10:32 pm
September 16th, 2012 | Culture
Times lavishes praise on Allison Williams ’10

As the world’s leading designers descended on New York Fashion Week this month to show off their hottest work, one recent Yale alum shimmered, too: Allison Williams ’10. The 24-year-old star of HBO’s “Girls” is “Fashion Week’s new darling,” according to New York Times writer Bee-Shyuan Chang. Williams was on her game at Fashion Week, […]

Aug 17th, 2012
8:41 am
August 17th, 2012 | City
Conn. hospitals to lose some Medicare funds

Twenty three of Connecticut’s 29 acute-care hospitals, including Yale-New Haven Hospital, will lose Medicare funds next year due to a provision of the 2010 health care law that penalizes hospitals with high patient readmission rates. Four of the 23 hospitals will lose 1 percent of their base Medicare reimbursements — the maximum penalty possible under […]

Aug 8th, 2012
9:24 am
August 8th, 2012 | City
Officials hail Crossing approval

Atop the Air Rights Garage on Tuesday, local and state politicians, business owners and community activists gathered to celebrate the Board of Aldermen’s unanimous approval of the Downtown Crossing project the day before — the culmination of a years-long legislative effort to push through New Haven’s largest urban development effort in generations. Mayor John DeStefano […]

Aug 7th, 2012
12:41 am
August 7th, 2012 | City
Downtown Crossing approved unanimously

The Board of Aldermen voted Monday night in unanimous support of the zoning changes and development agreement necessary for New Haven’s Downtown Crossing to move forward — paving the way for the largest downtown development project in generations. The $135 million Downtown Crossing project will replace sections of Route 34 with urban boulevards and reclaim […]

Aug 6th, 2012
9:19 am
August 6th, 2012 | University
Higher One looks for buyer

Higher One, the New Haven-based higher education financial services company founded by three Yalies, is searching for a buyer to purchase the business, Bloomberg News reported. With a market value just over $600 million, Higher One has partnered with investment firm Goldman Sachs to screen potential buyers. Shares of Higher One climbed 22 percent over […]

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