Wednesday, August 28, 2013

No price projections

A story about the planned shutdown of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant paraphrased a portion of ISO-New England’s statement on the economic consequences of the closing. Although it operates the region’s wholesale power market, ISO-New England does not make projections regarding future price changes.

Monday, August 26, 2013

Heavy lifting

A story in the New Haven Register incorrectly reported the name of a donor to the diaper drive at Power House Gym. He is John Orsini of the Executive Auto Group in Wallingford.

Monday, August 19, 2013

Patch workforce

The number of employees nationally working for the online news site Patch was incorrect in the first version of  a story published Friday. Patch, which is laying off about 500 people, employed about 1,000 people company wide, not 5,500 as reported.

Keynote speaker

Correction: The first version of  a story on a "white coat ceremony"  for the inaugural class at Quinnipiac University's Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine incorrectly identified the keynote speaker as Dr. Lisa Coplit. The keynote address was given by Dr. Jessica Israel, chief of geriatrics and palliative medicine and medical director of the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Monmouth Medical Center in New Jersey.  Coplit is the associate dean for assessment and faculty at Quinnipiac's medical school.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Wrong year

An early version of  a story, Branford man heads to Belgium to accept honors on behalf of his father’s WWII service, incorrectly reported the year James Tolbert's plane went down. It was 1943, not 1947,