Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Quinnipiac med school to open in August

The Quinnipiac University Medical School is set to open in August. A story published Monday incorrectly reported the date of its scheduled opening.

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Virginia Tech shooting victims included staff

Stories published Thursday and Friday about hearings on the Sandy Hook shootings initially reported that 32 students had been slain at Virginia Tech in 2007. The victims actually included 27 students and five staff members.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

3-judge panel hears Ames trial

A headline over a story Thursday about the Mary Ames murder trial incorrectly referred to a jury. The case is being heard by a three-judge panel.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Organization matters

A story in Tuesday's edition of the New Haven Register and online at incorrectly reported the name of the group that organized an immigration rights rally that was held in downtown New Haven. Unidad Latina en Accion organized the rally and it was supported by the Seminarians for a Democratic Society at Yale Divinity School.

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Name spelling corrected

A story that ran online at and in the New Haven Register, Register Citizen and Middletown Press incorrectly reported the spelling of the name of the Connecticut commissioner of the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services. She is Patricia Rehmer.

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Name misspelled

Correction: The last name of the Marcinauskis family of Shelton was misspelled in some references in a story published Sunday, “Support comes for ‘feisty’ Shelton girl.”

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

Story misidentified school's president

A story on the closure of Hamden's Sawyer School incorrectly identified the person who last oversaw the school. The president  is Paul Kelly. A letter about the closures was sent to the Register by the office of U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, which named a past president. A second letter was eventually sent out to Paul Kelly, though the Register did not receive the letter.