Monday, November 9, 2015

Wrong number

 A story in the Nov. 9 edition incorrectly reported  the amount the district paid for the professional training last Tuesday. The cost was $4,000. The district will spend a total of about $25,000 for related training during the school year.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Wrong names used

    * Due to misinformation given to the Register, the caption information that accompanied the photo of the city Christmas tree on the New Haven Green Tuesday listed the wrong name for the family who donated the tree. The Puzone family of North Branford donated the tree.    * A story in Wednesday’s Register incorrectly identified Orange slaying victim Dr. Claudia Dinan Granata, 58.

Monday, October 19, 2015

Descriptions and dates

In a story in Saturday’s Register about a lawsuit over Vincent Van Gogh's "The Night Cafe," the phrase that Yale University “stands in the shoes of a thief” referred to its relationship to art dealer Stephen Clark, not to the Russian government.

  • A story in Monday’s Register about  the meeting for the East Rock Community Management Team discussion of a proposal by Verizon to put a small cell transmitter on a utility pole on Mitchell Drive incorrectly reported the date. The meeting is at 7 p.m.  Oct. 26 at the East Rock Community Magnet School, 166 Nash St.

  • Headlines and numbers

    • A story in Sunday's Register incorrectly reported the amount of a $235,000 grant earned by Southern Connecticut State University for its tobacco-free programs. Additionally, the grant was competitive and was announced following SCSU's decision to go tobacco-free.  
    • A story in Sunday's Register did not have clear headline. The headline should have referred to an Arab Israeli member of the Knesset giving a talk.

    Friday, October 16, 2015

    Math mistake

    A story in Thursday’s Register about a $25,000 donation by UIL Holdings to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Connecticut misstated the beneficiaries of additional charitable giving by employees of the UIL Holdings family of utilities. Employees have contributed between $250,000 and $270,000 to a wide range of nonprofit organizations in the last two years as part of their annual giving campaign.

    Editnig error

    Due to an editing error, a story in Thursday’s paper about tree-cutting in East Haven incorrectly identified Vineyard Valley Inc. 

    Friday, October 9, 2015

    Wrong website listed

    A Friday story about a Bernie Sanders supporters' meeting in New Haven had an incorrect Web address for the state organization. It is