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New Haven Mayor Wants Federal Funding For Help With Post-Storm Big Dig

New Haven saw nearly 10 inches of snow during Thursday’s storm. Elsewhere in Connecticut, up to 16 inches of snow fell.

02/14/2014

Two-liter bottles of soda (file/credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

New Haven Mayor Proposes Statewide Soda Tax To Fight Obesity

Mayor Toni Harp says a 2 percent tax on high-calorie sugary drinks would reduce sales of the beverage and generate about $144 million in revenue.

02/10/2014

New Haven Police Department shield (credit: City Of New Haven)

New Haven Police Investigating Racial Epithet Over Police Radio

Black officers are alleging racism at the New Haven Police Department, including the use of the N-word during a police radio transmission in December.

02/07/2014

A disabled Metro-North train that left passengers stranded for two hours in Conn. on Jan. 22, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Delays After Downed Wire Disables Metro-North Train For Hours In Conn.

Nearly 200 Metro-North passengers were stranded in freezing temperatures when their train lost power Wednesday night.

01/23/2014

Metro-North Railroad

Metro-North Train Stalled For Hours In Westport, Conn.

A Metro-North train became stuck with passengers inside in Westport, Conn. Wednesday night.

01/22/2014

A train car on Metro North's New Haven Line (Credit MTA/Metro North)

Connecticut Panel To Discuss Metro-North, Rail Issues

Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker is addressing the Transportation Committee on Wednesday.

12/18/2013

Heavily armed police arrive at Yale University on Nov. 25, 2013. (credit: Lou Young/CBS 2)

Police Review Surveillance Images In Suspected Gunman Hoax At Yale

Police on Tuesday said they have secured images from a surveillance camera of a suspect who made a call claiming an armed man was about to storm Yale University.

11/26/2013

Rabbi Noah Muroff returned $98,000 he found in a desk he bought on Craigslist. (credit: CBS 2)

Conn. Rabbi Returns $98,000 Found In Desk He Bought On Craigslist

Rabbi Noah Muroff of New Haven purchased the desk for $150.

11/12/2013

New Haven, CT (credit: Wikipedia)

Toni Harp Elected First New Mayor Of New Haven In 20 Years

Connecticut state Sen. Toni Harp has been elected the first woman mayor of New Haven in 20 years, and as well as the city’s first woman mayor.

11/05/2013

Police Car - New Haven, CT (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

1 Dead, 5 Wounded In New Haven Strip Club Shooting

A woman was killed, and five other people were injured, in a shooting early Saturday at a strip club in New Haven, Conn.

10/26/2013

FILE IMAGE - Pizza (credit: ClipArt)

New Haven Pizza Named Best In America

The website The Daily Meal compiled a list of the top 101 pizzas in the nation, drawing on votes from what it describes as 46 American chefs, restaurant critics, bloggers, writers and “pizza authorities.”

10/22/2013

Dryers

‘Poopetrator’ Defiles Clothes With Feces At Yale Dorm Laundry Room

A rash of incidents at a Yale University dorm laundry room may lend itself to juvenile humor, but it’s no laughing matter for affected students.

10/06/2013

Metro-North Work

Con Ed: Temporary Power Fix Could Alleviate Some Woes On Metro-North

It has been a mess for anyone trying to ride the New Haven Line on the Metro-North Railroad, with the massive power outage earlier this week.

09/28/2013

Commuters wait at the Stamford station on Sept. 25, 2013 (credit: Weijia Jiang/CBS 2)

Metro-North Commuters To Feel More Pain On Morning Commute

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Wednesday advised commuters to plan for days of problems, after a power problem that left hundreds of commuters stranded during the morning rush.

09/25/2013

A portion of the new I-95 NB Q-Bridge that will temporarily carry I-95 SB. (credit: Conn. DOT/i95newhaven.com)

New Q Bridge Span Opens To Traffic In New Haven

The state Department of Transportation says work on the highways southbound was completed on Sunday instead of Monday, when it was expected to finish.

07/29/2013

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