Isabelle Taft
Staff Reporter
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Thousands lose unemployment benefits in Conn.

An emergency five-year program extending unemployment benefits from 26 to 63 weeks in Connecticut ended on Jan. 1, imperiling more than 26,000 Conn. Residents who […]

The Finals Week Drink List

Here is a guide to the festive winter drinks popping around the campus, as well as a few tips for spiking them with a little seasonal kick for those so inclined.

Let the Light Shine

On the morning of Oct. 19, the New Haven Masonic Temple — a grand three-story brick building on Whitney Avenue, guarded by a regal staircase […]

Student art show draws a diverse crowd

Sixty-seven works of art hung on the walls of 45 Howe St. on Friday evening as members of the Yale community sipped wine and considered […]

Fast food ads continue to target children

Although one in three American children are overweight or obese, fast food companies continue to spend billions advertising mostly unhealthy foods to children and teens, […]

NHPS switch testing

are on the verge of adopting new standardized tests in order to accommodate the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), a set of English Language Arts […]

CT Healthcare exchange sees smooth rollout

Though its rollout was not glitch-free, Connecticut’s week-old healthcare exchange website is functioning more smoothly than most others in the country established as part of […]

Politicians talk US-Mexico relations

Ernesto Zedillo GRD ’81 and Arturo Sarukhan — the former president of Mexico and former Mexican ambassador to the U.S. — voiced their opinions on U.S.-Mexican relations.

Community discusses Q House

Community leaders met Wednesday to discuss reopening the Q House, a community center on Dixwell Avenue that has been closed since 2003.

Conn. retirees face high cost of living

As members of the baby boomer generation retire, those who live in Connecticut might consider moving elsewhere.

Food insecurity on the rise in CT

A recent report shows that 13.4 percent of Connecticut residents lacked the resources to provide adequate food for each member of their family at some point over the past year.