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Looking Into Midterm Results

Looking Into Midterm Results

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

November 14, 2018


Filed under U.S. News

Ballots are still being counted from the Nov. 6 midterm elections, but, so far official results show a shift in party control, as the Democrats have taken control of the House of Representatives. Currently, Democrats have a 29-seat lead in the house, after gaining 32 in the midterms, with 10 seats still undecided. In the Senate, the Republicans furthered their lead by two seats for a total of five more than the Democrats...

University Reflects in California Shooting

University Reflects in California Shooting

Karina Krul, Ediotr-In-Chief

November 14, 2018


Filed under This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

A mass shooting  Wednesday night in Thousand Oaks, Calif., left 13 dead, including the shooter, U.S. Marines veteran Ian Long. The shooting took place at the Borderline Bar & Grill during their weekly line dancing and college night. “I actually went to Thousand Oaks this past summer with my f...

Know Your Ballot

Know Your Ballot

Karina Krul, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2018


Filed under Global News, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, West Haven News

Election Day is two short days away. Do you know what’s on Connecticut’s ballot? The Charger Bulletin did what every college student does if they want to know something: We checked the Internet. Here, we break down the Senate and House candidates’ stances on hot-button issues, as well as explain two ...

Developers Submit Site Plan for West Haven Outlet Mall

Developers Submit Site Plan for West Haven Outlet Mall

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

May 22, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven, West Haven News

Simon Property Group and The Haven Group, LLC applied last evening for site plan approval before the West Haven Planning Board, the first entitlement step towards building The Haven, a 235,000 square foot luxury outlet center. The project is scheduled for completion in summer 2020 and offici...

Despite Potential State Weed Law, No Change in School Policy

Despite Potential State Weed Law, No Change in School Policy

Everett Bishop, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven

Senate President Marty Looney has introduced a bill in the Connecticut legislature that would legalize the recreational use of marijuana. The bill, No. 487, was passed by the General Assembly’s Judiciary Committee on Thursday, April 5, and would allow anyone in Connecticut over the age of 21 to purchase ...

Conn. Residents Call for Change in March for Our Lives

Conn. Residents Call for Change in March for Our Lives

Francesca Fontanez, Staff Writer

March 25, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven, West Haven News

On March 24, Senator Chris Murphy, along with many other speakers and performers, gathered to support “March for Our Lives” in Guilford, Conn. “March for Our Lives” started as a student-led march in Washington, D.C. as a response to the mass shooting committed at Marjory Stoneman Dougl...

A Look Ahead at March for Our Lives in CT

A Look Ahead at March for Our Lives in CT

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

March 22, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News, University of New Haven, West Haven News

Frank Blackwell, of Guilford, Conn., went to the women’s march last year in New York, and when he heard about the shooting in Parkland, Florida, he thought that it was time to march again. Before Parkland, the Guilford community was dealing with its own heartache, when a 15-year-old boy died from a...

Valuable Picasso Print Worth $50,000 Stolen

Valuable Picasso Print Worth $50,000 Stolen

Thalia Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, U.S. News

A rare and valuable original Pablo Picasso print worth an estimated $50,000 was stolen from a Milwaukee art appraisal shop a few weeks ago. Bill DeLind, the owner of the art appraisal shop says his business partner noticed the original 1949 print was missing on Feb. 16, according to Fox News reports. The...

Haitian Students React to Trump’s Comments & Policies

Haitian Students React to Trump’s Comments & Policies

Khaaliq Crowder, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, U.S. News, University of New Haven

Recently, President Donald Trump has made actions and statements about immigrants, particularly those who hail from countries made up of black and brown people. The most recent remark that has made headlines was his comment on Haiti. The Washington Post reported Jan. 12 that Donald Trump had a meeting with colleagues where they discussed future protection of immigrants from various underdeveloped countries, like Haiti. In the meeting Trump said, “W...

UNH Experts Give Context to Government Shutdown

UNH Experts Give Context to Government Shutdown

Mitsouki Garvey-Sanchez, Staff Writer

January 21, 2018


Filed under Politics, This Week's Top Stories, U.S. News

The government shut down on the one-year anniversary of the Trump presidency, and a lot of questions are being asked about what this means for the American people. Political science professor Chris Haynes explains that there are two certainties about this shutdown. “Playing politics is central...

For AIDS Awareness Month, New Treatments Show Promise

For AIDS Awareness Month, New Treatments Show Promise

Karina Krul, Student Life Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, Health and Fitness, Science, This Week's Top Stories, West Haven News

  The treatment and prevention of HIV/AIDS is evolving every day, and at the forefront of that is pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). PrEP is a medication, under the name Truvada, which is taken by HIV-negative people at high-risk for contraction of HIV. It prevents the virus from attaching...

Connecticut’s First Cat Café Opens in New Haven

Connecticut’s First Cat Café Opens in New Haven

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

December 4, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, This Week's Top Stories, West Haven News

Angela and Michael Pullo had three things in mind when opening their business: cats, coffee, and community. The couple opened Mew Haven Cat Café, the first of its kind in Connecticut, to accomplish those goals. On Whalley Ave. in New Haven’s Westville neighborhood, passersby can see furry felin...

GOP Tax Bill Could Cut Benefits to Private Colleges

GOP Tax Bill Could Cut Benefits to Private Colleges

Everett Bishop, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, U.S. News, University of New Haven

A story that has been steadily reaching more and more headlines is the Republicans’ tax reform plan. By the end of the year, GOP members in Congress plan to pass a new tax system that they claim will create jobs, increase investment, and put more money into the hands of middle-class American families...

West Haven Landfill Transforms into a Solar Panel Facility

West Haven Landfill Transforms into a Solar Panel Facility

Nicole Rivera, Staff Writer

November 13, 2017


Filed under West Haven News

On Oct. 23, the West Haven City Council heard proposal from the founder of Branford-based manufacturer, who wants to build a display of solar panels over the West Haven’s landfill. The ground mounted solar generated panels would be constructed on two privately owned properties on Spring Street. CEO...

Nancy Rossi Elected Mayor Of West Haven

Nancy Rossi Elected Mayor Of West Haven

Glenn Rohrbacker, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2017


Filed under Campus News and Events, Politics, This Week's Top Stories, University of New Haven, West Haven News

Updated 11/8/17 at 9:29 a.m. to include result statistics. Democrat Nancy Rossi was declared winner of West Haven’s mayoral election Tuesday night. Rossi won after a long and contentious campaign with the two other candidates, current mayor, Democrat Ed O’Brien and Republican Dave Riccio. ...

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