Oct 11th, 2012
7:20 pm
October 11th, 2012 | City
Seven Elm City restaurants fail health inspections

Seven out of 39 food establishments in New Haven have failed health inspection tests that were conducted after the eateries faced a fire or flood. Restaurants, grocery stores, bars and other food establishments are inspected one to four times a year, or after severe water or fire damage. A failing score is anything below an […]

Aug 25th, 2012
4:14 am
August 25th, 2012 | University
Briefly: While you were out

The news didn’t stop this summer, and neither did the News. In case you haven’t been keeping up, here’s a digest of the top stories of the past few months. Yale-NUS tensions flare Unease over civil liberties at Yale-NUS College surged this summer when a July 16 article in the Wall Street Journal cited Yale-NUS […]

Jul 25th, 2012
9:26 pm
July 25th, 2012 | City
Construction worker electrocuted at new college site

A construction worker at the site of Yale’s two new residential colleges was electrocuted and hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday, according to fire officials. The incident occurred at approximately 8:30 a.m Tuesday morning, when the worker, whose name and age have not been made public, was using a mechanical pump in an underground vault, the […]

Apr 17th, 2012
10:45 am
April 17th, 2012 | City
Occupiers, robbed freshman chase drunk Yale men

In yet another sign of ever-improving town-gown relations, a Yale senior is charged with sixth-degree larceny after he and two other students drunkenly invaded Occupy New Haven, according to the New Haven Independent. Around 6:45 p.m., three Yalies who identified themselves as seniors on the football team visited Occupy New Haven’s encampment on the Upper […]

Apr 16th, 2012
11:49 pm
April 16th, 2012 | City
Dartmouth president picked to lead World Bank

Dartmouth College President Jim Yong Kim was named the twelfth President of the World Bank Monday afternoon, extending the Bank’s seven-decade tradition of tapping an American citizen to serve as its leader. Kim has served as President of Dartmouth College since July 2009. A physician with a doctorate in anthropology, Kim has focused his professional […]

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