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  1. Q poll: Background checks for gun buys hits all-time highRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Connecticut Post

    American voters' support for universal background checks for gun purchases is at an all-time high, according to a poll released Wednesday by Quinnipiac University. In the wake of another massacre, American voters support 95 - 4 percent, including 94 - 5 percent among voters in households where there is a gun, universal background checks for gun purchases.

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  2. Miracle Legion frontman Mark Mulcahy returns to The Ballroom...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 4 | Connecticut Post

    Mark Mulcahy, frontman of both Miracle Legion and Polaris, will play a solo show at The Ballroom at the Outer Space in Hamden on Thursday, Nov. 9. Mark Mulcahy, frontman of both Miracle Legion and Polaris, will play a solo show at The Ballroom at the Outer Space in Hamden on Thursday, Nov. 9. Mark Mulcahy, frontman of both Miracle Legion and Polaris, will play a solo show at The Ballroom at the Outer Space in Hamden on Thursday, Nov. 9. Mark Mulcahy, frontman of both Miracle Legion and Polaris, will play a solo show at The Ballroom at the Outer Space in Hamden on Thursday, Nov. 9. After a long absence from the Connecticut scene, Mulcahy, now a resident of Springfield, Mass., has returned on a fairly regular basis over the past few years, with reassembled versions of both Miracle Legion and his post-Miracle Legion band, Polaris, as well as with solo appearances.

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  3. Prep needs second-half rally to knock off HardingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 | Connecticut Post

    To start the second half, Fairfield Prep coach Keith Hellstern decided to start calling Will Lucas' number and he wasn't going to stop calling it until someone on the Harding defense could stop his quarterback. Four plays and 40 yards later, Lucas' efforts on the ground set up a touchdown pass that got the Jesuits on the scoreboard and ignited a second straight second half rally, this time against the Presidents, as Prep awoke from a first-half slumber to knock off a determined Harding squad 12-8 Friday afternoon at Kennedy Stadium.

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  4. Police investigate shooting of youth, 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 1 | Connecticut Post

    The teen was found at approximately 8:15 p.m., when police responded to the area of Dix and Pine streets on the report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located the Hamden resident, standing near the Keefe Center, suffering from a single gunshot wound to his leg.

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  5. Ken Dixon: Budget - punishes the poor for being poor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 | Connecticut Post

    It's not very often that the starboard and port sides of the good ship General Assembly have anything - let alone something - in common. But this historic budget mess has brought together the liberals and conservatives in new ways, after Republican and Democratic leaders holed up for three weeks in what Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff, D-Norwalk, aptly described as a windowless room in the Capitol.

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  6. Irish singer-songwriter Declan O'Rourke will perform in Hamden on Nov. 2 and in Fairfield on Nov. 7.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 | Connecticut Post

    County Galway, Ireland, singer-songwriter Declan O'Rourke is stopping in Hamden to perform songs from his new album, " '45-'51: Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine," Thursday, Nov. 2, at Ireland's Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University. His international tour also includes a stop at the Fairfield Theater Company's StageOne next week.

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  7. $2.6M in federal cop aid for Connecticut delayed by sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 21 | Connecticut Post

    Hamden residents Tim and Diane Nighswander hold a sign, "Safe Haven" during a rally protesting President Donald J. Trump's policies on immigration and sanctuary cities, Thursday, January 26, 2017, atthe entrance to New Haven City Hall at 156 Church Street. Diane Nighswander said, "We spend a lot of time in New Haven and have a lot of friends who are immigrants and believe all humans are legal.We do not support hate."

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  8. Missy Raines and The New Hip to play jazz-inflected bluegrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Missy Raines and The New Hip will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Best Video Film and Cultural Center in Hamden. Missy Raines and The New Hip will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Best Video Film and Cultural Center in Hamden.

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  9. Halloween haunts aplenty these days, from Bristol to East...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Why do some folks crave a good, fake thrill while others avoid it like the plague? It has to do with brain chemistry and wiring, experts say - the fight-or-flight response handled by your brain's amygdala area, the frontal lobes, hormones, past trauma, dopamine ... Sara Frias, spokeswoman for Lake Compounce in Bristol, where the 19th annual Haunted Graveyard caters to the scary-is-fun crowd, said officials are introducing guests to the new Voodoo Swamp, "an untamed, weed-choked" wetlands. "It is very different from all other areas of the attraction with creepy and mysterious surprises around every corner," Frias said in an email exchange.

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  10. From left, Annalisa Boerner, Yaira Matyakubova, Gregory Tompkins and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    The Haven String Quartet, sometimes called New Haven's resident string quartet along with quartet-in-residence at teaching nonprofit Music Haven , will mark the nationally recognized organization's 10th anniversary with a free concert this weekend. Judging by its tight playing in previous concerts and on website audio offerings , this event is a sure bet for fans of chamber music.

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  11. Doubt' to open new Quinnipiac University theater in HamdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Quinnipiac University students Nick Fetherston of Ashland, Massachusetts and Nicolette Fino of Marlboro, New Jersey, rehearse their roles as Father Flynn and Sister Aloysius respectively in the upcoming production of "Doubt," the first to be performed in the new Theatre Arts Center. less Quinnipiac University students Nick Fetherston of Ashland, Massachusetts and Nicolette Fino of Marlboro, New Jersey, rehearse their roles as Father Flynn and Sister Aloysius respectively in the upcoming ... more Quinnipiac University will be making good use of its new Theatre Arts Center , no doubt.

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  12. Yale at Fordham football: Five things to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Many of the key players in Fordham's 44-37 win over Yale last fall in the Bronx are back, including quarterback Kevin Anderson, a Marshall transfer, who threw five touchdown passes in last week's 45-40 loss at Bryant. 2. Who will you run to?: Fordham boasts "arguably the best back in the country" in Chase Edmonds, according to Yale coach Tony Reno.

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  13. Darien woman, 22, seriously hurt in Hamden crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    The red pin shows the approximate location where a 22-year-old Darien woman was seriously hurt in a motor-vehicle accident with a tractor-trailer truck on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017.

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  14. Animal Awareness Day in Branford features goat yoga, blessing ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Kira Savino, of Clinton, takes part in a goat yoga class at a livestock rescue farm run by Leah Hilton in Hamden recently. Kira Savino, of Clinton, takes part in a goat yoga class at a livestock rescue farm run by Leah Hilton in Hamden recently.

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  15. New radio station launches in MilfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Wesport-based Connoisseur Media , whose radio station portfolio includes WPLR-FM, last week quietly launched Mod 102.3 . Connoisseur Media had spent much of the summer simulcasting WPLR's classic rock programming before making the switch.

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  16. Cops: Man stiffs diner bill, busted on gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Edward Brown Jr., 51,of Todd Road in Shelton, was charged with criminal possession of a firearm, carrying a revolver without a permit and sixth-degree larceny. Hamden police say Brown left a Hamden diner on Dixwell Avenue on Sept.

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  17. Police: Man drove stolen vehicle with toddler insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Police say 21-year-old Gamalier Estrada III, of New Haven, also drove the vehicle in reverse at a "reckless rate of speed" and almost struck an officer in an attempt to escape a traffic stop in Hamden on Monday. He also allegedly left his son the vehicle when he tried to flee on foot before returning for the boy.

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  18. House Minority Leader Themis Klarides, R-DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    The decision Friday by three Democratic senators to vote for a Republican budget sent shockwaves through the state's political system and left the next two-year spending plan in limbo. State Sens. Gayle Slossberg, D-Milford, Paul Doyle, D-Wethersfield, and Joan Hartley, D-Waterbury, declined to vote for a $41.4 billion Democrat-backed budget and instead allowed a Republican version to clear the state Senate by a 21-15 vote.

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  19. UB student invents prize-winning bike helmetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Reem Alattas, a University of Bridgeport student entrepreneur, has won $12,000 at the CT Next Entrepreneur Innovator Competition, including a $10,000 Grand Prize and the $2,000 Judges' Favorite Award. She is earning a PhD in Computer Science and Engineering at UB, making her one of just two student-entrepreneurs to advance to the final rounds of the September 14 competition held at The Space in Hamden.

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  20. Tears, joy define 7th annual Closer to Free ride for cancerRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2017 | Connecticut Post

    Mary Jane King of Derby, Anne Coppola of Ansonia, Marilyn Coppola of Ansonia and Dawn Lantere of Ansonia, left to right, celebrate the memory of a deceased family member as they hug in front of the Smilow Cancer Hospital. less Mary Jane King of Derby, Anne Coppola of Ansonia, Marilyn Coppola of Ansonia and Dawn Lantere of Ansonia, left to right, celebrate the memory of a deceased family member as they hug in front of the Smilow ... more New Haven, Connecticut: Friday, September 9, 2017.

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