by Allan Appel | May 24, 2018 2:54 pm
Marine and Army combat vets Mike Fonda, Jonathan DeLeon Lopez, and Jonathan Rodriguez helped lead the procession of graduates to receive their degrees at the 26th annual commencement exercises of Gateway Community College.
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by Markeshia Ricks | May 24, 2018 2:52 pm
Rochelle Bolton has been unemployed since July 10, 2017. Thanks to a program that helps those experiencing long-term unemployment get back to work, she’s confident that she’ll be employed again soon.
Continue reading ‘50 Mid-Lifers Graduate With A Lifeline’
by Christopher Peak | May 20, 2018 6:26 pm | Comments (31)
Despite the Trump administration’s corruption, lies and attacks on the rule of law, Hillary Clinton is filled with hope for the country’s future — more now, she said, than even when Obama took office a decade ago.
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by Paul Bass | May 16, 2018 7:50 am | Comments (26)
Yale University is refusing to let the public see how its cops dealt with a white graduate student who called in a complaint about a napping African-American graduate student — and to see whether cops treated the two students differently.
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by Christopher Peak | May 11, 2018 2:24 pm | Comments (5)
After nearly dropping out of high school, Malik James-Gaskin knew it wouldn’t be easy to get into college.
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by Paul Bass | May 10, 2018 4:47 pm | Comments (63)
The cops asked the black student why she had an “expired” Yale ID.
They didn’t ask the white student that.
Neither one had an expired ID.
Yale ID cards don’t have expiration dates on them.
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by Joe Bertolino and Paul Broadie | May 9, 2018 7:49 am
(Opinion) Connecticut’s utility sector is facing a watershed – a flood of retirements and a drought of skilled workers.
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by Paul Bass | May 8, 2018 8:35 am | Comments (6)
She doesn’t see Yale retreating from New Haven. But Mayor Toni Harp does question the effect that the university’s latest top-level shuffle will mean for town-gown relations.
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by Thomas Breen | May 4, 2018 5:27 pm | Comments (2)
New Haven’s Albertus Magnus College, which has recently stepped up its commitment to closer town-gown relations, inaugurated its 14th president on Friday afternoon with calls for study, prayer, service, and community.
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by Allan Appel | May 4, 2018 12:11 pm
Southern Connecticut State University President Joe Bertolino brought his charm and outreach tour to the Fair Haven Community Management Team (FHCMT) Thursday night.
It cost him $200.
Continue reading ‘That’ll Be Two Hundred Bucks, President Joe’