Labor

Register Owner Promises 10 New Hires

by Paul Bass | Jun 7, 2017 5:08 pm | Comments (3)

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As print-daily newsrooms continue to shrink across the nation, the New Haven Register’s new corporate boss said he plans to add reporters and increase local coverage.

Hearst Corporation President Mark E. Aldam offered that statement in an interview with the Independent Wednesday, two days after his company purchased the print-daily Register, Middletown Press, Torrington Register-Citizen; Connecticut magazine; and 11 weeklies from Digital First Media.

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Why I’m Marching

by Sarah Decker | May 22, 2017 10:20 am | Comments (7)

Contributed Photo (Opinion) On Monday morning, I marched in the streets of New Haven with thousands of members of my union and our allies, calling for Yale to begin contract negotiations. Then I put my cap and gown on over my orange union t-shirt, and went to receive my PhD.

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