by Paul Bass & Thomas Breen | Jan 15, 2019 5:33 pm | Comments (20)
The Board of Education gave its chief operating officer a six-figure going-away present, in return for a promise not to file suit against it or make disparaging public statements about public officials.
He will be allowed to talk to, say, the feds if they come asking questions.
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by Christopher Peak | Jan 15, 2019 2:55 pm | Comments (7)
Five more school administrators plan to retire at the end of the school year, including an advocate for bilingual education and the administrators union president.
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by Christopher Peak & Paul Bass | Jan 14, 2019 8:35 pm | Comments (16)
Darnell Goldson went from being the subject of a vague investigation Monday to receiving a public apology from the schools superintendent — and then being reelected president of the Board of Education.
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by Christopher Peak | Jan 11, 2019 4:17 pm | Comments (3)
A barrier-breaking cop walked away from the job with a five-figure check and two letters of recommendation, after suing her former boss for harassment, intimidation and discrimination.
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by Christopher Peak | Jan 11, 2019 4:16 pm | Comments (17)
A longtime Federal Aviation Administration employee, who’s been working without pay to keep planes flying into Tweed-New Haven Airport, asked Congressional Republicans Friday to start doing their job and reopen the government.
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by Thomas Breen | Jan 9, 2019 8:01 am | Comments (13)
The old Hotel Duncan’s boutique successor plans to have a ground-floor restaurant, a first-floor cafe — and, at least for now, no unionized employees.
According to the new hotel’s owner, that’s not for lack of trying. On the hotel’s part, that is.
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by Thomas Breen | Jan 8, 2019 4:04 pm | Comments (3)
Invest in job training. Invest in physical spaces. Invest in accessibility.
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by Paul Bass | Jan 4, 2019 12:47 pm | Comments (6)
Officer David Hartman — a public face of New Haven’s police department since 2011 — retired Friday after a quarter century in uniform and seven years of elevating law enforcement’s literary standard.
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by Christopher Peak | Dec 14, 2018 12:11 pm | Comments (11)
Midway through the school year, top administrators are heading for the exits, leaving decades of institutional knowledge and morale concerns in their wake.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 13, 2018 2:39 pm | Comments (2)
At the beginning of the new year, a new officer will be the top cop in the Hill section of the city.
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