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Univ. Properties head begins amid conflict

Yale’s new director of University Properties is a renaissance woman — a New Haven renaissance woman, that is. Hailing from Brown University, where she was […]

Bespoke contends property line

For the past few years, Yale and the Franco-Camachos have labored for hours on end in court, arguing over a strip of walkway, a back […]

City’s magnet schools face budget shortfalls

New Haven’s magnet schools recently won more than $6 million in federal grants, but they may lose that same amount — plus a third of […]

‘No-freeze’ policy leaves immigrants in cold

With the weather cooling down and raindrops gathering on window panes, state government leaders are hoping to reach a consensus soon on whether low-income residents […]

City resident fights to hold on to pet chicken

Beyond the honking cars, shrieking sirens and grinding construction machinery, New Haven residents may just be able to make out the sounds of chickens BAWK […]

Two NHPD cops enter guilty pleas

A former New Haven Police Department detective and a current NHPD detective pleaded guilty Friday to federal civil rights charges relating to the theft of […]

Sustainability hits the streets

As Yale’s first-ever director of sustainable transportation, Holly Parker says her role is to offer more transportation options — or, as she puts it, “lots […]

Dems debate ’08 race

A panel of representatives from six democratic presidential campaigns addressed over 75 students in a campus forum yesterday, fielding questions related to student interests and […]

Danbury sued over immigrants’ arrests

Nine day laborers filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday accusing Danbury’s mayor and police officers of committing constitutional violations and unlawfully collaborating with federal agents to […]

Newspaper wants names of ID seekers

Using a Freedom of Information request, the managing editor of Connecticut’s Journal Inquirer is trying to force New Haven’s city government to release the names […]

Leaders talk immigration

Labor and immigrant advocates from across the state convened in New Haven yesterday, demanding that Congress produce new federal immigration legislation that addresses international trade […]