May 18th, 2014
8:39 pm
May 18th, 2014 | University
Yale awards honorary degrees

A handful of guests entered the Yale Center for British Art on Sunday evening to attend the University’s annual dinner celebrating the recipients of honorary degrees, unveiled each year at Commencement.

May 15th, 2014
1:43 pm
May 15th, 2014 | City
Proposed tax hike halved

Alders backed amendments to minimize Mayor Toni Harp’s proposed tax hike by flat-funding education and tweaking personnel costs, among other changes.

May 13th, 2014
1:34 pm
May 13th, 2014 | City
School funding still sticking point of budget

In the latest standoff between a New Haven alder and the leadership of the school district, New Haven Public Schools Superintendent Garth Harries ’95 asserted that cutting $40 million from the city’s education budget would force the district to cut 200 teaching positions.

May 9th, 2014
6:12 pm
May 9th, 2014 | City
No PILOT reform in 2014

The 2014 legislative session concluded Wednesday night in Hartford without reform to Connecticut’s Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILOT) program, which reimburses towns and cities for nontaxable property.

May 4th, 2014
5:36 pm
May 4th, 2014 | City
College Wine’s liquor license suspended

College Wine will not be selling wine — or any other form of alcohol — for the next six weeks.

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