New Haven

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The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear Connecticut’s appeal of a ruling that removed limits to the length of Tweed-New Haven Airport’s runway. 



In New Haven, Space To Play

Mar 21, 2020
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New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker sent a late-night email to residents this week with this serious message: “I am strongly advising you to stay home and only to go out of the home to the grocery store, for medical supplies or other essential trips.” The exception is outdoor exercise, which is allowed, as long as residents keep at least six feet between themselves and the nearest person. 

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A state trooper who fatally shot a New Haven man gets to decide whether his personnel file will be released to the public.

Trooper Brian North shot and killed Mubarak Soulemane after a chase in West Haven last month. He’s been assigned to desk duty since then.

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More than one-third of New Haven residents spend half of their income on rent. U.S. Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut says she wants to help those residents avoid eviction. 

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New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker says his city and school district are ready to welcome children and families displaced by the earthquake in Puerto Rico.