Journalism / New Haven Register

Guilford PZC, residents have say on project Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff09/27/2007 GUILFORD — Planners and residents debated a “road map” for reconfiguring the area of town between the Green and the harbor at a special Planning and Zoning Commission meeting Wednesday. Commissioners were scheduled to vote on the Town Center South Project report, which … Continue reading

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Graphic novels have more kids reading, but questions arise Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff09/24/2007 The controversy over a Guilford High School teacher’s resignation last week had many parents and others in the community wondering: What exactly is a graphic novel? English teacher Nate Fisher resigned Tuesday after a freshman girl’s parents complained about a graphic … Continue reading

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Handling of teacher, comic issue riles parents

Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff 09/20/2007 GUILFORD — The parents of a freshman student whose teacher resigned after he gave her a sexually explicit illustrated book said Wednesday their daughter has been the target of harassment from fellow students, and they want the school district to do more to clarify the issue with other parents. … Continue reading

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No. Branford cleared of grade tampering Rachael Scarborough King, Register Staff09/20/2007 NORTH BRANFORD — A report from the state Attorney General’s Office concludes that no widespread grade tampering or manipulation took place at North Branford High School — although there were a handful of questionable circumstances in the last few years in which failing students … Continue reading