New Haven

Tweed New Haven Airport
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Police were called on several Connecticut residents this week after they refused to yield the microphone at a meeting to discuss a proposed plan to expand Tweed New Haven Regional Airport.

Former New Haven Christopher Columbus Statue
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New Haven’s Wooster Square may soon have a new monument to represent the experience of Italian immigrants. It will replace a statue of Christopher Columbus — removed last year amid protests.

New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker
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New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker announced a new Department of Community Resilience on Monday. If approved by the Board of Alders, the city department would bring together efforts of a host of agencies from police to social service to lessen violence in New Haven.

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Nelson Pinos was forced to leave his New Haven home and family to seek sanctuary in a church to avoid deportation in 2017.

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Connecticut Department of Public Health now recommends people who live in or visit Hartford, New Haven and New London counties wear masks in public places. That follows CDC recommendations for communities with “substantial transmission” of COVID-19.