by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 14, 2018 6:51 pm | Comments (9)
With a shout of “Yes we can!” and the toss of some dirt, politicians and city officials launched the building of what will be the Barack H. Obama Magnet University School on the Southern Connecticut State University campus.
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by Paul Bass | Jun 11, 2018 8:26 am | Comments (24)
Mark Greenberg has an idea for how to pump more tax money into cities while spending less, not more, state money: Tax big universities and hospitals.
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by Serena Cho | Jun 11, 2018 7:54 am | Comments (2)
One hundred ninety-nine high-achieving New Haven public high school seniors received scholarships to pursue secondary education Sunday evening at an awards ceremony held at Hill Regional Career High School.
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by Allan Appel | May 24, 2018 2:54 pm | Comments (2)
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.
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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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