by Arielle Levin Becker/CT Mirror | Apr 22, 2015 2:50 pm | Comments (3)
It took an average of 54 minutes for callers to reach a state Department of Social Services worker by phone last month.
by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 21, 2015 11:54 am | Comments (20)
The leaders of the Board of Alders Black and Hispanic Caucus called on the city’s employers to “open the pipeline” and hire local people.
by Markeshia Ricks | Apr 21, 2015 9:54 am | Comments (4)
With the bang of the gavel, West River Alder Tyisha Walker stepped into history as the first woman to lead the Board of Alders as president.
by Paul Bass | Apr 16, 2015 12:53 pm | Comments (9)
Connecticut’s most powerful Republican politician came to New Haven to praise Republican-bashers, not bury them.
by Paul Bass | Apr 9, 2015 11:15 am | Comments (6)
New Haven’s Jorge Perez sailed to approval Wednesday as Connecticut’s new banking commissioner.
by Jan Ellen Spiegel/ CT Mirror | Apr 7, 2015 12:07 pm | Comments (4)
Shared solar, a concept that could make solar power available to the 80 percent of homes in Connecticut that are otherwise unsuited for it, appears headed for another rocky run through the state legislature.
by Staff | Apr 6, 2015 2:51 pm | Comments (38)
Yes, the current tumult over policing and community in America does involve race.
by Alison Leigh Cowan | Mar 25, 2015 2:11 pm
Lisa Wilson-Foley, a wealthy protégée whom ex-Gov. John G. Rowland liked to call “grasshopper” as he tutored her behind the scenes on the art of politics, will follow her mentor straight to prison for her role in the botched business scheme they engineered with her husband to help her win a U.S. Congressional seat.
by Aliyya Swaby | Mar 23, 2015 1:12 pm | Comments (2)
Marydale DeBor thought green when decided to move to the 360 State St. luxury tower: The builder had installed a fuel cell to supply clean energy to the building’s 500 apartments. She didn’t know that five years later, the fuel cell would still be running at far less than full capacity thanks to a bureaucratic hold-up in Hartford.
by Markeshia Ricks | Mar 18, 2015 6:09 pm | Comments (5)
Pointing to the thousands of students on wait lists statewide, advocates rallied in New Haven Wednesday against a bill that would impose a two-year moratorium on new charter schools.