Uncategorized | 6:07 pm | September 15, 2009 | By Paul Needham and Victor Zapana

Suspect, his two relatives and fiance stay home from work

A suspect in the murder of Annie Le GRD ’13 did not show up for work today and neither did his sister, brother-in-law or fiancé, all of whom work for Yale. A medical campus employee who is privy to developments in the investigation said in an interview that the four all stayed home today. The »

Uncategorized | 10:48 pm | July 21, 2009 | By Victor Zapana

It’s official: Emma Watson is going to Brown

It’s official: Emma Watson is going to Brown University. Pity. Watson has been quiet about what school she will attend in the fall, although her “Harry Potter” co-star, Daniel Radcliffe, let slip earlier this month in an interview with The Guardian that the actress had decided on Brown. Watson herself confirmed the decision in an »

Uncategorized | 10:59 pm | May 26, 2009 | By Victor Zapana

Recapping the Clinton visit

Hillary Clinton’s LAW ’73 trip to New Haven on Monday created a veritable buzz.  (According to the New Haven Independent, she even got to enter through the otherwise locked L-Dub gate! Seriously! Celebrities…) Shortly after Commencement exercises ended around noon Monday, she headed to the Law School to celebrate with the class of 2009. Check »

City | 9:01 pm | May 23, 2009 | By Victor Zapana

Rejoice, spandex-wearing Elis: American Apparel is now open

Almost a year overdue, American Apparel has finally come to New Haven. The Los Angeles-based company opened its Broadway store — its second location in Connecticut — on Saturday afternoon, just in time to accommodate the Commencement weekend crowds. Doors opened at 4 p.m. as eager shoppers, including some graduating seniors and their families, flocked »

City | 3:12 pm | May 9, 2009 | By Victor Zapana

Economy causing town-gown strife? Not here, Morand says

As the economy worsens, so are the relationships between many universities and their communities, a front-page article in The New York Times reported today. But in a post on his Facebook page about the Times article, Associate Vice President for New Haven and State Affairs Michael Morand ’87 DIV ’93 begged to differ — at »