Aug 2nd, 2012
5:17 pm
August 2nd, 2012 | City
Murphy leads Bysiewicz ’83 in new poll

A new poll reveals U.S. Rep Chris Murphy to be a strong favorite to win the November election to fill the Senate seat being vacated by U.S. Senator Joseph Lieberman ’64 LAW ’67. The poll, released this week by Public Policy Polling, shows Murphy leading former Connecticut Secretary of State Susan Bysiewicz ’83 in the […]

Aug 1st, 2012
6:14 pm
August 1st, 2012 | City
Conn. federal judge rules DOMA unconstitutional

A Connecticut judge ruled that the Defense of Marriage Act violates the constitutional right to equal protection, the latest in a string of setbacks against the 1996 law. In a suit against the federal government, U.S. District Judge Vanessa Bryant issued a 104-page decision Tuesday that found the Defense of Marriage Act, which defines marriage […]

Jul 30th, 2012
6:06 pm
July 30th, 2012 | City
Box 63 fails city health inspection

City health inspectors gave student favorite Box 63 two weeks to clean up its act after it failed a recent health inspection. In the latest round of health inspections that ended last week, Box 63, which opened its doors in New Haven last fall, received a score of 70 out of 100. Inspectors cited the […]

Jul 25th, 2012
10:06 pm
July 25th, 2012 | City
NHPD thanks public for speedy homicide arrest

After the New Haven Police Department made a quick arrest in the city’s 10th homicide of the year, police officials hailed what they called the success of the department’s renewed emphasis on community policing. Police said three teenagers outside the Burger King drive-thru on Whalley Avenue called Donald Bradley for a ride to Fair Haven, […]

Jul 19th, 2012
7:10 pm
July 19th, 2012 | City
New uses imagined for Green

City residents gathered Wednesday to discuss the future of the New Haven Green. Project for Public Spaces (PPS), a nonprofit consulting group hired by the city the proprietors of the Green, held a public meeting in the Hall of Records Wednesday night to ask city residents what they would like to see on the New […]

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