Thursday, August 20, 2015

Army Ranger course error

A story in Thursday’s edition about Kristen Griest of Orange passing the Army Ranger course incorrectly stated how many tries it took she and Shaye Haver to pass the course. They failed the course at first and were allowed to repeat it, an option given to both men and women who excel  in some aspects but which extends the time spent in the course.

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Correction made

A passage in a July 30 column by Lauren M. Sardi, “Before pointing finger at other countries, look at our own traditions,” was incorrect. The passage in the second paragraph should have read as follows: “What most people don't know, however, is that infibulation, which includes the complete removal of external female genitalia and a suturing of the vaginal opening, occurs in less than 10 percent of all documented cases of FGM, according to the World Health Organization. By far, more common forms of FGM involve a procedure in which only the female foreskin is removed.”

Monday, August 3, 2015

Name spelled wrong

A story in Friday’s edition of the Register ( about an alleged Thursday altercation between two roommates in Hamden misspelled the last name of one man who was arrested. His name is Andrew Stolar, not Stoler.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Grant totals

A story in Wednesday edition on grants to the LEAP program in New Haven did not list all the grant sources.. The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven’s Fund for Women and Girls, the Liberty Bank Foundation and the Petit Family Foundation each gave $5,000.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Column correction

This week's Poor Elijah’s Almanack column stated that Eli Broad was never a teacher. According to the communications manager for the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation, Mr. Broad was an instructor at the Detroit Institute of Technology in the 1950s. He taught accounting courses.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Not retiring

A cutline on a photo of Dean Margaret Grey of the Yale School of Nursing in Sunday's edition incorrectly reported her status. Grey  is stepping down as dean but will continue on the school's faculty.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Wrong district

A story in Tuesday’s edition of the Register about the West Haven Local 681 union election incorrectly listed the district of West Haven City Councilwoman Tracy Morrissey.  She represents District 8.