James Smithy
New tech saves old books

Somewhere within the vast underbelly of Sterling Memorial Library, a cart of decaying books is wheeled through a windowless corridor. Depending on their states of […]

Shops display violin artwork

As the Elm City enjoys warmer weather, 43 decorative violins have joined daffodils and crocuses in ushering spring to the streets of New Haven. The […]

Venezuelan oil fuels needy city homes

Low-income New Haven residents will be able to enjoy their first full winter of discounted Venezuelan heating oil in the coming months. The city program […]

Voters see difficulties

Election Day brought record numbers of Yale students to the polls, despite a variety of obstacles ranging from confusion over where to vote to problems […]

Students reach out to Latino voters

Spanish-speaking voters in New Haven’s Ward 15 got a helping hand from Yale students on election day, as Yale volunteers spent the day working to […]

Survey shows that business students tend to be more dishonest

The Yale School of Management did not take part in plagiarism week, which ended Tuesday after a flurry of discussions on academic integrity. But according […]

Exhibits feature papal artifacts

Five centuries’ worth of papal artifacts, many on loan from the Vatican, are now on display within four blocks of Old Campus. “The Swiss Guard: […]

City to install heat in some bus stops

By next winter, New Haven commuters will be able to enjoy heat while waiting at some of the city’s busiest bus stops. Though the city […]

Aldermen get cell phone plan

New Haven aldermen will soon be able to communicate more easily with their constituents using city-funded cellphones, courtesy of a new program approved by the […]

Open Studios showcases art

Artists and aficionados gathered Friday evening at Artspace to kick off this month’s City-Wide Open Studios event, an annual festival meant to highlight the work […]

Students fundraise for organ donation

After receiving a substantial grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Students for Organ Donation — a nationwide student group based at […]