Bharat Ayyar
Elm City forum focuses on response to December fire

Despite a city-sponsored public-safety forum last Wednesday designed to inform New Haven residents about issues relating to the restoration of downtown after a Dec. 12 […]

Brief: Bondsman Jacobs, guilty of bribery, may benefit from cooperation with federal authorities

A Woodbridge bail bondsman who pleaded guilty to bribing police officers may be eligible for a reduced prison sentence after he cooperated with federal authorities […]

Brief: NHPD Detective Willoughby arrested for misappropriating funds, forgery

New Haven Police Department Detective Clarence Willoughby was arrested yesterday for his role in misappropriating police funds and forging both public and police documents, NHPD […]

At Hartford eatery, Obama backers watch returns

HARTFORD — The signs — stuck to the wall between posters of Led Zeppelin and mounted electric guitars — read “Obama ’08: Vote Feb 5th.” […]

Brief: Hearing for Light ’09, scheduled for last Friday, now postponed to March

The plea hearing of David Light — the would-be Calhoun College junior arrested last summer for bomb-making and various weapons charges — was pushed back […]

Alumni rally to resurrect the Doodle

Yankee Doodle may come back to town, riding on support from University students and alumni. Since the restaurant closed Monday, citing “economic considerations” — and […]

Post-fire, city seeks to work with proprietors

Although the buildings have been demolished and the flames long extinguished, in some respects the downtown rebuilding effort following last month’s three-alarm fire southeast of […]

After 57 years, the Doodle closes

This article has been corrected. You may view this article’s correction here. The Yankee Doodle Coffee Shop, famous for its fried hamburgers, eggs and pigs […]

Brief: Lawyers for Light ’09 and prosecution meet for in-chamber conference

Another day, another delay for David Light’s ’09 plea hearing. Light — the Calhoun College junior who was arrested twice last summer on dozens of […]

YLS clinic poser pleads guilty to immigrant scam

More than a year before the “Shin-gate” scandal surfaced in the South Korean media, 56-year-old Ralph Cucciniello had already pulled a Shin Jeong-ah. Like the […]

Desfeux ’10 hearing postponed again for additional evidence examination

The plea hearing originally scheduled for today for Casper Desfeux ’10 — who was charged with voyeurism and the dissemination of voyeurism last September — […]