New Haven http://wshu.org en New Haven lab trying ultrasound therapy to treat speech disorders http://wshu.org/post/new-haven-lab-trying-ultrasound-therapy-treat-speech-disorders <p></p><p>A New Haven, Connecticut based company is trialing the use of ultra-sound to see if it can improve and speed up a patient’s ability to see as well as hear their speech during therapy sessions.</p><p>Haskins Laboratories, a speech and language organization, is the only laboratory in New England carrying out this clinical research and just one of ten organizations across the U.S. looking at ultra-sound.</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:41:02 +0000 Brian Scott-Smith 15386 at http://wshu.org New Haven lab trying ultrasound therapy to treat speech disorders New Haven emergency workers practice disaster response http://wshu.org/post/new-haven-emergency-workers-practice-disaster-response <p></p><p>Emergency workers in New Haven have been participating in a drill, where they practice responding to a staged disaster.&nbsp; New Haven is one of 12 major cities in the U.S. to be given a grant from Federal Emergency Management Agency to hold these drills.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:46:09 +0000 Brian Scott-Smith 14900 at http://wshu.org New Haven emergency workers practice disaster response Emergency declarations in Conn. may help pay for storm cleanup in New Haven http://wshu.org/post/emergency-declarations-conn-may-help-pay-storm-cleanup-new-haven-1 <p> Thursday’s storm put a strain on travel, commerce, and the ability of cities and towns to clean up after it. Snow emergency declarations in Connecticut’s second biggest city and by the state may help with the financial strain of the storm.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:51:26 +0000 Mark Herz 12826 at http://wshu.org Emergency declarations in Conn. may help pay for storm cleanup in New Haven Murphy, Blumenthal discuss New Haven violence with police, community http://wshu.org/post/murphy-blumenthal-discuss-new-haven-violence-police-community <p>Community activists and law enforcement officials in New Haven met with U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy today to discuss efforts to reduce gun violence in the city. The city saw 20 homicides and 67 shootings in 2013.</p><p></p> Fri, 07 Feb 2014 23:27:09 +0000 Craig LeMoult 12514 at http://wshu.org Murphy, Blumenthal discuss New Haven violence with police, community Harp will be the first female mayor of New Haven http://wshu.org/post/harp-will-be-first-female-mayor-new-haven <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14pt; line-height: 150%;">Connecticut State Senator Toni Harp has easily won election to become the first woman mayor in New Haven’s history. Harp is also the first new mayor in New Haven in two decades. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p></p><p style="line-height: 150%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="font-size:14.0pt; line-height:150%;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#333333"><o:p></o:p></span></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 05:21:10 +0000 Ebong Udoma 7887 at http://wshu.org Harp will be the first female mayor of New Haven