by Allan Appel | Jul 29, 2015 4:03 pm
Kearra Freeman is currently serving in the U.S. Army reserves but is contemplating a career shift to become an occupational therapist.
How to go about that?
by Paul Bass | Jul 21, 2015 8:32 am | Comments (2)
Fire Capt. Frank Ricci won’t be disciplined for sharing photographs of a firefighter’s injuries with the Independent.
by Sharon Benzoni | Jul 19, 2015 5:30 pm | Comments (5)
It seemed like an routine board meeting called to approve a worker retraining agency’s $16.7 million budget for the new fiscal year.
Then some members started asking for details—and the debate was on, about how transparent the agency is not just with the public, but with its own board.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 29, 2015 1:17 pm
“Oh! That felt really weird,” Keelin Mathews said.
The 15-year-old was scooping macro invertebrates out of a tub of water, when a crayfish brushed against her plastic spoon, startling her.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 23, 2015 5:34 pm | Comments (7)
A company that is changing the way people get around is teaming up with the local branch of the NAACP, The WorkPlace and the Workforce Alliance to connect people with a way to make an income.
by Paul Bass | Jun 22, 2015 3:34 pm | Comments (17)
The developer of a soon-to-open apartment-retail building at Chapel and Howe streets vowed to make “right” a slew of alleged labor violations — which he said the state might have cited in error.
by Paul Bass | Jun 17, 2015 8:11 am | Comments (18)
Schools Superintendent Garth Harries has removed the entire leadership team at High School in the Community, leaving its teacher-run tradition in doubt.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jun 12, 2015 7:50 am | Comments (33)
A thousand demonstrators sent Yale a message: 500 jobs in two years is not enough.
by Paul Bass | Jun 10, 2015 5:38 pm | Comments (12)
Rather than cheer, labor leaders who push Yale for local hiring had nothing to say Wednesday about the university’s promise to hire 500 New Haveners over the next two years.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jun 4, 2015 4:37 pm | Comments (6)
The key to getting more people from New Haven into local jobs: increasing the number of adults proficient in math and literacy.