City | 7:29 pm | November 7, 2011 | By Jack Linshi

Final push in power restoration

The storm set new records with over 20 inches of snowfall in the northeastern part of Connecticut. The original record for October was 9.5 inches, recorded in Norfolk, Conn. in 1987.

For me, the extent of the impact of the late October snowstorm was a bruise on my hip after wiping out on the ice. But some unlucky Connecticut residents outside New Haven are still without power, thanks to Connecticut Light & Power. CL&P promised to restore power to 99 percent of its customers on Sunday, »

University | 10:15 am | November 3, 2011 | By Jack Linshi

Four facts about Four Loko


If you missed the chance to meet the three Four Loko founders on Wednesday night, you also missed out on a few way fun facts that not many people know. But don’t fret — here’s a few of the funner facts. Four Loko was never actually banned anywhere. The founders, Chris Hunter, Jeff Wright and »

WEEKEND | 11:06 pm | November 1, 2011 | By Jack Linshi and Natasha Thondavadi

Wrap-up: Best Halloween Costumes

Which Yale College Dean Mary Miller is the real one? We can't tell!

Yalies are creative, and what could be a better opportunity to show off than Halloween? We loitered at University President Richard Levin’s last night and took pictures of the best. First Place: Danny Ullman ’15 (Chef Chris from Morse) Anyone who can singlehandedly challenge the New Haven pizza industry from a dining hall deserves to »

WEEKEND | 3:13 pm | October 23, 2011 | By Jack Linshi

In line for The Real World


Tyler Kemp, 19, stood in line in front of the Wicked Wolf tavern on Temple Street to audition for a spot on the Real World’s 27th season. He wanted to be a housemate because he’d “bring diversity” in the form of “doing stuff [his] own way.” Kemp indeed did things his own way — unbeknownst »