Month: July 2014

GOP Leaders Warn Employers of ‘Special’ August Tax

On August 1, most employers in Connecticut will get slammed by a bill from the Connecticut Department of Labor, charging them a fee for each person they employ. This “special assessment” fee of $7.50 for each

Dave Yaccarino

It’s Time To Rebuild Connecticut

[box]by State Rep. Dave Yaccarino[/box] Raiding – If I could describe what has been happening within the state of Connecticut during the last two years under Governor Malloy’s leadership and the legislative majority, it would be that. 

North Haven Soccer Club In-Town Referee Clinic

[box]Zach Tabak will be the instructor at the NHSC In-Town Referee Clinic on August 7th.[/box] A free clinic for new and returning In-Town Assistant Referees will be held on Thursday, August 7th from 6:45 to

Hamden and North Haven Students Take Part in BMS Center’s SMORES Program at Quinnipiac University

[box]From left, students Brian Dirisi of Wallingford’s Dag Hammarskjold Middle School and Ciara Ortiz of Hamden Hall conduct research as part of Quinnipiac University’s Summer Middle-school Opportunity for Research in Environmental Science (SMORES) program.[/box] Two

ASAP Urgent Care

ASAP Urgent Care Offers Sports (and Camp) Physicals, Without An Appointment

Though it seems most kids just got out of school, summer is already racing by.  While some of the back-to-school commercials already airing may seem premature (and, let’s face it, annoying), it is definitely not

Yaccarino Grilling

Yaccarino Attends BBQ With Homeless Veterans

[box]State Rep. Dave Yaccarino with residents of Harkness House enjoy a BBQ while discussing legislation and programs to benefit Veterans.[/box] State Representative Dave Yaccarino the Legislature’s Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member, attended a BBQ with homeless veterans

Gil Simmons and Mike Freda

On the North Haven Green with Gil

NEWS 8’s Gil Simmons visited the North Haven Green this morning as part of WTNH’s “On the Green with Gil” series, where he was presented with the key to the town by First Selectman Mike

North Haven Residents, Legislators Talk Issues Over Coffee

On July 11, 2014 State Rep. Dave Yaccarino (R-87) and State Sen. Len Fasano (R-34) met with North Haven residents at their monthly “Coffee with Your Legislators” event at McDonald’s. The legislators offered residents an update on legislative activity, answered

Lauren McMahon and Lynn Sadosky

Quinnipiac University Presidential Public Service Fellows Gain Valuable Experience with North Haven, Hamden Departments

[box]Quinnipiac University’s Lauren McMahon, left, a New Rochelle, N.Y. resident and junior civil engineering major, with Lynn Sadosky, North Haven’s director of public works. McMahon is one of eight Quinnipiac Presidential Public Service Fellows working in

Nicole Cottle

Quinnipiac University Physician Assistant Student Organizing Free Asthma Camp for Children 6-12 Aug. 2

[box]Nicole Cottle of Hamden, the Quinnipiac University physician assistant student organizing an asthma camp scheduled for Aug. 2 on Quinnipiac’s North Haven Campus.[/box] A physician assistant student at Quinnipiac University is offering a free asthma camp for children between the ages

NHSC 2014 Scholarship Winners

North Haven Soccer Club 2014 Scholarship Winners Announced

[box]Pictured are: (l) Francesco Scarano and  (r) Zachary Tabak[/box] Congratulations to Francesco Scarano and Zachary Tabak, the 2014 NHSC scholarship recipients! The North Haven Soccer Club recently awarded $500 scholarships to two graduating high school seniors

Senator Fasano Comments on Common Core Task Force Report

Governor Dannel P. Malloy released the final report of the Common Core Implementation Task Force, as well as his Connecticut Core initiative to coincide with the report. State Senator Len Fasano (R-34), Senate Minority Leader