Meera Shoaib
Staff Reporter
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Yale rabbi assaulted and robbed outside Chabad House

Around 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Rabbi Shua Rosenstein stepped outside the Alice L. Bender Chabad House at Yale to make a phone call when he […]

Elm City public safety departments face pandemic

Despite modified services and stringent sanitation measures, first responders in New Haven are seeing the consequences of COVID-19 exposure and preparing for future challenges. In […]

Activists protest conditions in ICE detention centers

For thousands of individuals detained in ICE custody, social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic is impossible. Last Thursday, New Haven-based immigration rights group Unidad Latina […]

Former instructor’s op-ed controversial among health experts

Former Yale instructor David L. Katz SPH ’93’s New York Times opinion piece sparked opposition from current University epidemiologists — some of whom were quick […]

Homeless self-isolation site moves forward despite opposition

Despite opposition from a coalition of current and former Hill alders, several Board of Education members and local organizers, the city’s latest solution for homeless […]

Homeless man escapes from YNHH quarantine

A homeless man who tested positive for COVID-19 fled from mandated Yale New Haven Hospital quarantine on Sunday morning. The unidentified 50-year-old patient escaped the […]

Student suing Yale files preliminary injunction

With virtual legal proceedings amid a global pandemic, a former Yale College senior continues to file documents pursuing a lawsuit against the University alleging his […]

Coalition pens open letter to protect incarcerated people from COVID-19

As communities worldwide instituted public health measures to slow the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, a coalition of Connecticut community organizations has called on Governor […]

Yale Daily News
Car crashes injure pedestrians

Two pedestrians have found themselves in Yale New Haven Hospital this week after serious vehicle crashes in the Elm City. The car accidents come in […]

YPD officer awarded for helping alum

Yale Police Department Officer Tristan Kiekel first met Charles Johnston ’64 when Johnston was walking his dogs on the New Haven Green in 2016. The […]

Tristan Kiekel
Victim stabbed on New Haven Green

On Monday evening, a stabbing incident took place on the New Haven Green across the street from Yale’s Old Campus. According to a press release […]