Sep 8th, 2012
2:04 pm
September 8th, 2012 | City
Tornado watch in effect for New Haven

If you are planning on leaving your room today, you may want to think twice: the National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for New Haven County (that’s us), along with much of Connecticut and parts of New York and New Jersey. According to this map from the National Weather Service, there’s a 5 […]

Jan 22nd, 2012
1:12 pm
January 22nd, 2012 | City
Takeaways from the Great Snowprise of 2K12

The National Weather Service predicted yesterday morning that three to five inches of snow would fall in New Haven, tapering off in the early afternoon. We blogged accordingly — stay inside, watch a movie, whatever 2K12, this is just standard winter. Turns out the storm was a lot more serious than the NWS first thought. […]

Jan 21st, 2012
10:25 am
January 21st, 2012 | City
Wake up, it’s snowing!

The weatherman wasn’t lying this time — Snow Bulldogs across campus are waking up to several inches of freshies on the ground. Total accumulation will be between three and five inches, mainly before 3 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. State officials aren’t too concerned about “light, fluffy snow” that “should taper off by […]

Jan 9th, 2012
10:04 pm
January 9th, 2012 | City
Two Storm Panel makes 82 recommendations

Connecticut’s Two Storm Panel filed its final report Monday, including 82 recommendations for the state to take in order to prepare for storms like August’s Hurricane Irene. The panel was originally formed by Gov. Dannel Malloy after Irene knocked out power to thousands of state residents and was expanded after October’s snowstorm that left even […]

Jan 9th, 2012
8:12 pm
January 9th, 2012 | University
Flowers are blooming in the Branford courtyard

Last January, Elis were prepping for 18 to 25 inches of snow to blanket campus. This year, yellow flowers are blooming in Branford. English Prof. Leslie Brisman noticed the flowers, which he identified as forsythia, outside the window of his Saybrook College office, he said in an email to the News last week. “Is this […]

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