Community leaders (including Bishop Peter Rosazza, pictured above) urged an immigration-torn nation to follow New Haven’s lead the day after the city approved a first-of-its-kind municipal i.d. plan. Click here to read about it.

Meanwhile, Henry Fernandez wrote the above words in an opinion article about how the decision-making process reflected on a diverse city’s ability to pull together in the name of social justice; click here to read his analysis.