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PHOTOS of Yale Papyrus and Parchment Documents Restored

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) The conservation lab at Yale’s Sterling Memorial Library restores documents so that scholars, worldwide, can study manuscripts that open windows to history. Paula R. Zyats, Assistant Chief Conservator in the Preservation Department Conservation Lab at Yale University’s Sterling Memorial Library and Tasha Dobbin-Bennett, a papyrologist, linguist and […]

PHOTOS of Maren Sanchez Garden Dedication at Law H.S. Milford

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) Dedication ceremony of a garden created in the memory of Maren Sanchez on the grounds of Jonathan Law High School in Milford Wednesday, October 22, 2014. Sanchez was killed by a fellow student at the school last year.

PHOTOS of Yale GESO Rally to Organize Union

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) Approximately 2000 people attended a rally Tuesday, October 21, 2014 on College Street near Elm Street in New Haven, Connecticut in support of GESO (Graduate Employees and Student Organization) at Yale University and its right to unionize. A petition was delivered to Yale University Director of Administrative […]

Photos of Connecticut ‘Cold Case’ playing cards

A third edition of “Cold Case” playing cards is now available to inmates throughout the Connecticut correctional system.

PHOTOS of Bauer Park Harvest Fest in Madison

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) The free 17th Bauer Park Harvest Festival at Bauer Park in Madison, Conn. with activities that included a hay maze Llamas, an apple cider press, pumpkin painting, the Shoregrass Band, a falconry demonstration, scarecrow making, pony rides apple tasting, face painting and a sheepherding demonstration among others. […]

PHOTOS of Therapy Dog, Comfort Dog Walk-a-thon West Haven

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) Newtown Kindness holds its second annual Therapy/Comfort Dog Walk-a-thon Saturday, October 18, 2014 at Sea Bluff Beach near the Charlotte Bacon Playground in West Haven, Connecticut to support therapy dog programs in educational and societal settings. Funds from the walk-a-thon will support Charlotte’s Litter ongoing efforts to […]

PHOTOS of Ansonia H.S. football v. Newtown H.S.

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak / New Haven Register) Ansonia High School football (5-0) v. Newtown High School football (5-0) at Newtown H.S. in Newtown, Connecticut Friday evening, October 17, 2014. The Ansonia Chargers came into the game looking for a victory over the Newtown Nighthawks to tie Cheshire H.S. state record of 49th consecutive wins. […]

PHOTOS of Kennedy v. Wilson Debate 12th Senate District

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) A debate between Republican Bruce Wilson of Madison and Democrat Ted Kennedy, Jr. of Branford for the 12th Senate District Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at Guilford High School sponsored by the Shoreline Chamber of Commerce. Chris Velardi of WTNH/NEWS8 was the debate moderator.

PHOTOS of New Quinnipiac University Law School Center

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak – New Haven Register) Official opening of the new Quinnipiac University School of Law Center on the university’s North Haven campus Wednesday evening, October 1, 2014.

PHOTOS of Yale Football Defeats Army In Overtime

(Photographs by Peter Hvizdak / New Haven Register) Yale University football defeats Army in overtime 49-43 at Yale Bowl in New Haven, Connecticut, Saturday, September 27, 2014. United States Military Academy Black Knights parachute team landed in to the Yale Bowl during its 100-year celebration. A look back at early photos of the Bowl, including […]

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