New Haven

Anthony Moaton

New Haven’s Pride Weekend is unlike many Pride celebrations across the country, both because it’s in September and because there’s more than just a parade.

Lynne Sladky / AP

New Haven’s pride parade is coming up on Saturday. It’s part of a weekend of events celebrating the New Haven area’s LGBTQ community.

First and Summerfield United Methodist Church / Facebook

A Connecticut father who was supposed to be deported to Ecuador on Tuesday has found sanctuary at First and Summerfield United Methodist Church in New Haven. Marco Reyes is the second Connecticut parent to live in a church while he builds an asylum case.

Paul Bass / Courtesy of New Haven Independent

Jury selection is scheduled to start tomorrow in a civil trial for a Connecticut rabbi accused of sexual abuse. Rabbi Daniel Greer, the principal of the Yeshiva of New Haven, is accused of molesting a teenage student hundreds of times between 2001 and 2005.

Davis Dunavin / WSHU

Between one and two thousand people marched for science in New Haven on Saturday. Among them were a lot of professional scientists, including Yale faculty members.