Nick Defiesta
Minors caught at Box 63

Toad’s may soon be back on top. The New Haven Police Department conducted a raid on Box 63 Thursday night, handing out infractions to five […]

Aldermen tackle jobs proposal

New Haven’s unemployed population could soon see some help. The Board of Aldermen’s human services committee held the first of four workshops at Katherine Brennan […]

Aldermanic committee OKs anti-discrimination ordinance

Change may be coming to New Haven. The Board of Alderman’s legislation committee held a hearing Tuesday night to discuss proposed changes to the city’s […]

Ricci suit spices up mayoral race

The latest controversy to strike New Haven’s mayoral race has been eight years in the making. Mayoral candidate and budget watchdog Jeffrey Kerekes held a […]

Kerekes, DeStefano spar over 360 State Street

New Haven’s second-tallest skyscraper is at the center of a highly-politicized tax dispute after its developer filed a lawsuit in Superior Courtagainst the city in […]

Elis plan to occupy Occupy New Haven

Some Yalies want to Occupy Wall Street. Others just wish that protestors would take a shower. A group of Yale students created a Facebook event […]

City crime down 9 percent

Crime in New Haven is on the decline. Mayor John DeStefano Jr. and New Haven Police Department officials released audited New Haven crime statistics for […]

Rail fares to rise, students unfazed

That Saturday trip to the Big Apple is going to be more expensive come next year. Under a plan announced last week by the Connecticut […]

Yale alums named ‘promising’ by Businessweek

Some Yalies dream of starting their own company, but others, like Eli Luberoff ’09, actually do so. Luberoff was named a finalist in Businessweek’s list […]

Prendergast brings humanitarian perspective

Not everybody has had the chance to team up with Jimmy Carter, Kofi Annan and George Clooney at the same time, but John Prendergast has. […]

Morrison plans Dixwell clean up

Having only won the primary election for Ward 22 alderman on Sept. 13, Jeanette Morrison has already started planning her first community event. Morrison, who […]