• The New Haven Police Department is attempting to tackle a complex and fluid network of street gangs that inhabit the city’s neighborhoods.
  • East Rock residents are butting heads with a neighboring middle school over a back-door entrance to the campus.
  • Dominican-American Pulitzer-winning novelist Junot Díaz spoke to a packed crowd at a Ezra Stiles Master Tea Monday afternoon about his childhood, his writing and the current American political landscape. On the recent earthquake in Haiti, Díaz said: “Often when events like this happen, a veil is ripped off our world. We begin to see the world for what it really is, not what we try to think it is.”

    High of 45 degrees, low of 27 degrees, slight chance of showers.


    In the colleges

    • Breakfast: Almond Coffee Cake
  • Soup: Venetian White Bean Soup, Chef’s Choice Soup
  • Lunch: Dal Gobi, Sausage & Pepper Grinder, Stuffed Shells, Oven Browned Yukon Gold Potatoes, Frozen Local Green Beans, Arugula & Pear Salad, Cream Cheese Brownie, Peanut Butter Cookie
  • Dinner: Crunchy Stuffed Squash, Tofu Parmigiana, Rosemary Lemon Whole Roast Chicken, Korean Barbecued Pork Chop, Roasted Yukon Gold Potatoes, Apple Stuffing, Brussels With Cauliflower & Caper Butter, Olney’s Squash Gratin, Chocolate Chambord Cake Ring
  • In Commons

    • Breakfast: Scrambled Eggs With Zucchini, Sausage Links, Hash Brown Patty, Almond Coffee Cake
  • Lunch: Bean & Bacon Soup, Tortilla Soup, Santa Fe Chicken Stew (Bacon), Stir-fried Cabbage, Peppers, Peanuts & Peas, Marinated Salmon with Cilantro Pesto, Chicken Korma, Dal Gobi, hana Masala, Basmati Rice, The Lumberjack Sandwich, Trattoria Burger, Couscous, Steakhouse French Fries, Sliced Fresh Carrots, Peanut Butter Cookie, Cream Cheese Brownie
  • Dinner: Tortilla Soup, Spinach Felafel Patties, Chicken Souvlaki, Tzatziki Sauce, Rice Pilaf, Roasted Zucchini & Yellow Squash, Chocolate Chambord Cake Ring