New Haven

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Overdose deaths in and around New Haven, Connecticut, were at a record high during the pandemic in 2020. That’s according to a report from the non-profit Data Haven.

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Former New Haven police lieutenant Rahgue Tennant turned down a plea deal that would have resulted in no prison time.

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The New Haven Police Department plans to hire and promote more officers of color, amid resident’s concerns about lack of diversity.

A woman walks her dog through a footpath flooded by Tropical Storm Henri in Bushnell Park in Hartford, Connecticut, on Sunday, August 22, 2021.
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Officials in New Haven, Connecticut, say the city missed the worst of Henri as the storm veered east Sunday and weakened from a hurricane to a tropical storm.

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A class-action settlement agreement that aims to protect New Haven children from lead poisoning has officially gone into effect.