Ashna Gupta
Staff Reporter
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Harp and Haci endorse Lamont

Mayor Toni Harp endorsed Democratic businessman Ned Lamont SOM ’80 for governor at a press conference at Tweed-New Haven airport on Thursday afternoon. Ward 1 […]

Tax hike proposal marks swerve from past five years

The last time Mayor Toni Harp proposed an increase to the Elm City’s tax rate was in 2014, during her first year as mayor. Now, […]

Higgins responds to racism allegations

Yale Police Chief Ronnell Higgins last Thursday posted a strongly worded statement on Facebook rebutting a post by New Haven resident Jeannia Fu claiming that […]

Haci holds marijuana discussion

Ward 1 Alder Hacibey Catalbasoglu ’19 hosted a community conversation at the Hall of Records on Monday night to discuss cannabis legalization in Connecticut. At […]

City tax hikes highest in CT

Of all the major cities in Connecticut, New Haven is proposing the largest property tax hike — 11 percent. Currently municipalities across the state are […]

Bronin bows out of gubernatorial race

The Connecticut gubernatorial race is packed with candidates on both sides of the aisle — but as of Monday afternoon, that pool includes one fewer […]

UP CLOSE: New Haven’s push for police accountability

Steven Winter ’11 couldn’t understand why the police were putting him in handcuffs.

Public slams 11 percent tax hike

New Haven may soon face a large property tax hike, and Elm City residents are not happy. At the second public hearing for Mayor Toni […]

New Haven may require steeper tax hike

To balance its budget for the 2018–19 fiscal year, New Haven would have to impose an even higher property tax increase than expected, according to […]

Harp to embark on China trip

Mayor Toni Harp will embark on her 10-daylong trip to China on Thursday to formalize New Haven’s ties to Changsha, the capital of the Hunan […]

Connecticut casino debate heats up

Connecticut’s Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes have raised concerns that a proposed Bridgeport-New Haven resort would violate an exclusive casino rights agreement the tribes have […]