City | 7:19 pm | May 21, 2013 | By Monica Disare

DeStefano reveals post-mayoral plans

Mayor John DeStefano, Jr. announced earlier this year that he will not seek reelection for an 11th term.

While the future of Mayor John DeStefano Jr. has been a mystery since he announced in January that he will not seek reelection, the long-term Elm City politician has finally revealed his post-mayoral plans. DeStefano will assume the vice-presidency of START Community Bank on Jan. 1 — the end date for his last term as »

City | 4:18 pm | January 23, 2013 | By Diana Li

Elicker announces bid for mayor

At 7 p.m. tomorrow, Ward 10 Alderman Justin Elicker FES ’10 SOM ’10 will announce his candidacy for mayor at Manjares, a restaurant on Whalley Avenue, Elicker said in a phone call to the News today. Elicker will give a speech explaining his reasons for running and his goals as mayor. Current Mayor John DeStefano Jr. »

City | 1:01 am | November 15, 2012 | By Diana Li

Another candidate enters mayoral race

Mayor John DeStefano, Jr. announced earlier this year that he will not seek reelection for an 11th term.

New Haven Mayor John DeStefano Jr. may have another challenger in the upcoming mayoral race. Sundiata Keitazulu, a 55-year-old plumber and Elm City native, has declared his candidacy for the top spot in New Haven, becoming the second person — after DeStefano himself— to file papers with the city clerk and officially declare his candidacy »