New Haven education advocates say board not answering questions
NEW HAVEN - Members of the public organized under the moniker "NHPS Advocates" have been asking questions of the Board of Education and school staff for a year, and some of that group's leaders believe they're not getting anywhere "There's a lot of moving parts and we don't understand," said parent Sarah Miller The group emailed the school board questions about several contracts, including a contractor…
Worried about B.C.'s homeless? Here's how you can help, The Haven says
Battle Creek's The Haven of Rest Ministries has launched a capital campaign to raise money for facility upgrades that would help some of the area's most vulnerable citizens.
US's top 50 firms hide $1.6T in tax havens, says NGO
Oxfam says global brands spend millions lobbying US government to cut taxes while keeping profits out of reach - Anadolu Agency
Here’s how junk bonds became a ‘quiet haven’ for investors, says BAML
Oleg Melentyev, an analyst at BAML, highlights the resilience of high-yield corporate debt in a turbulent year for financial markets
The Tennis Files: Have top players been paid to lose?
The world tennis authorities admit they took no action to pursue 28 players, including winners of Grand Slam titles, named in a secret 2008 report into suspected match-fixing.
Already? George Osborne has been paid £100,000 for speeches
Former chancellor George Osborne has wasted no time in making the most of his experience after he stepped down: new figures have shown he has been paid
What this year's I'm a Celebrity contestants have been paid to enter the jungle
There's a £475,000 difference between the highest and lowest paid star
How much USDA money has been paid of out to farmers?
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has paid out $1.128 billion to farmers to date as part of a pledged $12 billion aid program announced by the Trump administration in the summer.
My hand surgeon should have been paid $4.5 billion. Instead, he didn't get even $1,000.
My fall off a ladder had a profound influence on my understanding of value in health care.
More than 6,500 Texas workers haven’t been paid what they’re owed
And many won't be getting their money anytime soon.
‘Your bill has been paid’: 15 amazing acts of kindness that will give you hope
TODAY asked our Facebook friends to share their stories of the kindest things people have ever done for them.
Why Kim Kardashian May Have Been Paid Nearly $1 Million to Take Selfies in the Hamptons
She made an appearance at the Revolve Hamptons house over the weekend.
What should I do if I haven’t been paid for all of the hours I’ve worked in California?
Employees who haven’t been paid for all of the hours they have worked should seek an employment law attorney. An attorney can be a huge help when it comes to getting the attention of the employer and prompting the employer to pay. Involving an attorney lets an employer know that the employee is serious about … Continued
Stephen Mayne: 10 former politicians who have been paid by Rupert Murdoch, including Kelly Ayotte
No one in human history has been responsible for payments to more current and former politicians than the world's biggest media magnate Rupert Murdoch.
Business owner whose fraud paid for son’s NASCAR career will go to prison, judge rules
A North Carolina man was sentenced to 10 years in prison after he defrauded investors in his company to pay for his son’s NASCAR career in the Camping World Truck Series, U.S. Attorney Andrew Murray said.
Childhood friends from New Haven are top young entrepreneurs
Maybe it’s something in the water — or the pizza — but Ben Rubenstein and John Berkowitz, childhood friends from New Haven’s Westville neighborhood are building a reputation as two of this country’s top young entrepreneurs. Their entrepreneurial skills have earned them recognition in national publications like Inc. and Fortune magazines. Both are now living in Austin, Texas, one of the nation’s tech and entrepreneurial hotbeds…
Beach Haven Bank Building Making Way for Development
Photo by: Ryan Morrill By next summer, an iconic structure in downtown Beach Haven known as the Beach Haven bank building could be demolished and the site transformed into a retail/residential complex. The complex would contain 22 residential units, each covering 1,200 square feet. Five apartments would be set aside for affordable housing Terry Moeller and partners Tom and Joan Bertussi said it would also include…
Arts & Ideas readies gospel, soul & Latin music on New Haven Green
There are bike, boat, walking and food tours during the second weekend of the International Festival of Arts & Ideas in New Haven, not to mention heady Ideas panels, but crowds will flock to headline events on the Green with gospel music on Friday, June 14, Vivian Green and Force MDs an evening later and Gina Chavez June 17 A&I's Scene on the Green, which will present St. Luke's Steel Band Thursday at 6:30 p.m., will raise hands and the roof with the…
Upright Citizens Brigade Touring Company brings hilarious improv to New Haven’s Long Wharf Theatre
Looking to laugh until your face hurts? Want to see a show that's never been seen before, and will never be live again? The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre, co-founded by Amy Poehler, makes it happen The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre (UCB), has been the training ground for some of the biggest stars in comedy today. Its touring company creates hip, hilarious shows based on audience suggestions…
Gina Chavez tops bill as New Haven's Arts & Ideas begins Week 2 June 16
The second half of the International Festival of Arts & Ideas in New Haven begins Sunday with a top-notch, folk/pop/Latin headliner on the Green who is lauded for work on and off stage. (Bring an umbrella if the weather is as good as week one.) Gina Chavez, who released her first recording in 2007, is the daughter of Mexican and Swiss-German parents in Texas, where she is a 10-time Austin Music Award winner. Her bilingual 2014 record “Up.Rooted” topped Amazon and Latin iTunes…