Victor Zapana
Gunman accused of targeting HR office released from custody

A man arrested Thursday for bringing a shotgun and ammunition in his car to a Yale building has been released from custody. John Petrini, 61, […]

Gunman was denied retirement benefits; may have been targeting HR office

John Petrini, a retired Yale employee who was arrested Thursday while carrying an unloaded gun and ammunition, was denied an appeal last year after the […]

Zoning board rejects Toad’s terrace

In a divided 3–2 decision Wednesday night, the Board of Zoning Appeals voted to reject a proposal by Toad’s Place owner Brian Phelps to create […]

To Yale’s dismay, Toad’s plans terrace

If Toad’s Place owner Brian Phelps has his way, the iconic club known for concert venues and Saturday night dance parties will also be known […]

Briefly: Demolition for two new colleges to begin this month

On Friday, Yale officials received permits to demolish the Daniel Cady Eaton House and two other buildings listed on the city’s Historic Resources Inventory. Several […]

Library workers call for more input

A coalition of at least 70 library workers, most of whom are members of Yale’s clerical and technical union, started a leafletting campaign on Wednesday, […]

With demolition, it’s not easy being green

Preservationists also have raised concerns about the environmental cost of demolishing buildings, which creates mountains of waste. Patrick Pinnell ’71 ARC ’74, a critic of […]

Yale sticks to demolition plans

As Yale prepares to demolish some of the buildings on the site of the two new residential colleges this fall, state officials and local preservationists […]

It’s official: Emma Watson is going to Brown

It’s official: Emma Watson is going to Brown University. Pity. Watson has been quiet about what school she will attend in the fall, although her […]

Judge: Immigrants’ rights violated in raids

A federal judge has halted the deportation of four New Haven residents arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents during raids in Fair Haven in […]

Recapping the Clinton visit

Hillary Clinton’s LAW ’73 trip to New Haven on Monday created a veritable buzz.  (According to the New Haven Independent, she even got to enter […]