Voters, not polls, will decide vote
Tom Foley deserves credit for maintaining poise in response to a new poll that gives him a 9-point lead over incumbent Dannel P. Malloy in the governor's race.
Fitch Rates Hamden, CT'S GOs 'BBB+'; Outlook Remains Negative
The bond proceeds will fund notes maturing on August 21 which were issued to fund various public improvements.
No Turning Back For Newcomer Sarah Barrios
Keep an eye out for Torrington acoustic pop singer and songwriter Sarah Barrios, 20, who'll be at the Space in Hamden on Friday, Aug. 1. Over the past year, mostly through word-of-mouth , Barrios' honest, pop-friendly songs and undeniable charisma have connected with listeners across the state.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Eli's Tavern brings sleek new style to Milford
General Manager Kevin Fitsimmons, left, and Executive Chef Dave Brooks at the new Eli's Tavern at 21 Daniel Street in downtown Milford, Conn.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Woman, 90, Jumps Out Window to Escape Apartment Blaze
At least a dozen people were displaced after an apartment fire in Hamden that injured two, including a 90-year-old woman who jumped out a window.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Artists at shop - Saturday, July 26
Gilded Lily Gallery presents Rick Senft, oils and acrylics, and John Carnright, monotype and photo chemical prints along with Hamden artist John Houle, pyrography Saturday, July 26, from 2 to 6 p.m. at 101 River Street.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Connecticut State Parks Are Free This Weekend
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Robert Klee today announced that as part of the ongoing celebration of the state parks centennial, this upcoming Saturday and Sunday - July 26 and 27 - will be "Free State Parks Weekend" in Connecticut, according to a press release.
Car Crashes Into Pole in Hamden, Driver Taken to Hospital
A car crashed into a pole in the area of 295 Johnson Road Tuesday night and the driver was taken to the hospital.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Stage 8 Presents: Sarah Barrios
Sarah Barrios is a 20-yea- old singer/songwriter/musician from Torrington. She was ranked in the top 200 out of 11,000 on The XFactor, she won the very first Infinity Music Hall's in Norfolk CT's Big Stage Competition, Barrios is currently performing all over New England headlining and opening for several national recording artists.
Hamden Police Investigating Active Shooter Situation, Possibility of Hoax
Hamden police are investigating the possibility that reports of shots fired at a home on Thomas Street was a hoax, according to wfsb.com.
Hamden Police Make Arrest in April Street Robbery Case
A Hamden man turned himself in to police Tuesday morning in connection with an April 20 street robbery where a cell phone and $120 was stolen.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Cheshire Resident Edits New Book on U.S.-Africa Relations
Cassandra Veney, an associate professor of political science at Quinnipiac University, has served as editor for and contributed a chapter to the new book, "U.S.-Africa Relations: From Clinton to Obama."
Local Students Take Part in SMORES Program at Quinnipiac University
North Haven's Christopher Hansen, Hamden's Ciara Ortiz and Wallingford's Brian Dirisi, were among the 17 middle school students that participated in the Summer Middle-school Opportunity for Research in Environmental Science program at Quinnipiac University earlier this month.
Man Rescuing Turtle Attacked by Dog in Hamden
A man attempting to move a turtle from a roadway in Hamden was attacked and seriously injured by a dog last week.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Orchard Effort Aims To Restore Chestnut
Gazing out over an orchard of young chestnut trees in the rolling hills outside Middletown , Harris says, "Most of these trees are doomed."
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Hamden Teen Faces Robbery, Assault Charges
Hamden police arrested Shamont Newton, 18, on a warrant in connection with an alleged beating and robbery of a 15-year-old after he exited a school bus.
Hamden Police Arrest Teens for Allegedly Stealing iPad from Woman at Panera Bread
Hamden police arrested two teens, both Hamden residents for allegedly stealing an iPad from a woman as she sat at Panera Bread on Dixwell Avenue on Wednesday night.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Fruit Occasions to Have Special Grand Opening in Milford
Via a press release: Fruit Occasions offers delicious chocolate covered fruit and fresh fruit bouquets.
New Haven Independent
Principal Cleans House, Charts Turnaround
At the new Lincoln-Bassett School, teachers will come early. Students will be invited to stay late.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Hamden to Host 'Playing for the Cure: Brainstormin' Music Festival
Hamden will host a group of local bands comprised of musicians from the Greater New Haven area to raise money for brain tumor and brain cancer research at the Yale Brain Tumor Center.