Vaccine Call Issued

by Aneurin Canham-Clyne | Jan 19, 2018 1:03 pm | Comments (5)

Aneurin Canham-Clyne PhotoThe worst is yet to come this flu season, state epidemiologist Matthew Cartter said Friday morning, as part of a public call for New Haveners, especially kids, to get vaccinated.

Cartter, speaking on behalf of the Connecticut Department of Health, said the flu season will likely get over the next four weeks before gradually dissipating by early April. Cartter added that this flu season, while not catastrophic, is more severe than usual.

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Judge Orders City To Move Poisoned Kid

by Christopher Peak | Dec 2, 2017 5:50 pm | Comments (7)

Christopher Peak PhotoA judge ordered the city Friday to to relocate a lead-poisoned child from an Amity apartment after four months of denied requests.

The order came Friday at the end of the second day of testimony at the state courthouse on Church Street in a civil suit filed by New Haven Legal Assistance Association’s (NHLAA) on behalf of the family of Jacob Guaman, a nonverbal, autistic 5-year-old.

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