New Haven

Cromwell High School track coach Brian Calhoun, left, speaks to transgender athlete Andraya Yearwood during a break at a meet at Hillhouse High School in New Haven, Conn., in 2019.
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New Haven officials say the Trump administration has backed off a threat to withhold millions in school funding to the city over a state policy that allows trans athletes to compete with others of their gender in the state’s athletic conference.

New Haven Plans Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Sep 21, 2020
n this June 7, 2020, people walk on the words Black Lives Matter that was painted in bright yellow letters on 16th Street as demonstrators protest near the White House in Washington, D.C.
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Residents and a local artist have joined together to paint a Black Lives Matter mural on a New Haven street.

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After five years of planning, development has ended on a teen community center in New Haven, Connecticut, that was under investigation by the FBI.

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A union representing teachers in New Haven, Connecticut, said they were surprised to learn Tuesday that the school board voted to offer in-class instruction to some students starting next week.

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The New Haven School Board voted this week to reopen some schools to serve 125 special needs students starting this Monday.