Jun 17th, 2015
11:25 pm
June 17th, 2015 | City
Yale-New Haven Health System to close two clinics

Due to financial difficulties, the Yale-New Haven Health System is shutting down two clinics — one in Branford and one in East Haven.

Jun 11th, 2015
11:28 am
June 11th, 2015 | City
Yale commits to hiring 500 city residents

Bruce Alexander, vice president for the Office of New Haven and State Affairs, announced in a letter on Tuesday addressed to New Haven city officials that Yale plans to hire 500 New Haven residents within the next two years.

May 23rd, 2015
2:23 am
May 23rd, 2015 | City
City bans tobacco use in areas frequented by youth

The New Haven Board of Alders passed a new ban on tobacco use in many public areas to mitigate the health risks of tobacco products, specifically for children.

Apr 19th, 2015
11:04 am
April 19th, 2015 | City
Homicide takes sixteen-year-old victim

A sixteen-year-old male was killed in the Elm City last night — the first youth homicide of 2015.

According to a press release from the New Haven Police Department, officers were dispatched to Exchange Street, near Blatchlesy Avenue, shortly after midnight responding to reports of a double shooting. At the scene, emergency responders attended to two victims of gunshot wounds: the sixteen-year-old and 20-year-old Justin Compress. Compress was shot in his shoulder, hand and wrist, but is in stable condition, according to the release.

Apr 9th, 2015
9:48 am
April 9th, 2015 | City
Perez approved as Banking Commissioner

The Connecticut General Assembly approved Governor Dannel Malloy’s appointment of Board of Alders’ president Jorge Perez to the state Banking Commissioner with a unanimous vote Wednesday.

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