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Senator Fasano Awarded First Ever “Legislator of the Year” Award from the Connecticut Retail Merchants Association

Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano (R-North Haven) received the first ever “Legislator of the Year Award” from the Connecticut Retail Merchants Association (CRMA).

/ December 2, 2015

Rep. Yaccarino Attends CT Veterans Hall of Fame Ceremony

During a ceremony at the State Legislative Office Building Monday afternoon, North Haven resident Daniel Riccio joined ten other state residents and was inducted into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame.

/ December 1, 2015

Looney, Fasano, Yaccarino Applaud Vanacore Field Grant

Senate President Martin M. Looney, Representative Dave Yaccarino, Carolyn Vanacore, and Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano met at North Haven’s Vanacore Field to celebrate the newly awarded Small Town Economic Assistance Program grant.

/ November 24, 2015
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U.S. Department of Agriculture certifies Quinnipiac University’s School of Law to operate mediation program

The Quinnipiac University School of Law’s Center On Dispute Resolution has received certification from the United States Department of Agriculture to establish and operate the Connecticut Agricultural Mediation Program on the North Haven Campus.

/ November 19, 2015

Sen. Fasano, Senate Republicans Vow to Pursue an Enforceable State Spending Cap During Next Legislative Session

Following an opinion released today by the Attorney General regarding the constitutional state spending cap, CT Senate Republican lawmakers commit to pursuing an enforceable cap during the 2016 legislative session.

/ November 19, 2015

Sen. Fasano & Fellow Republicans Share Short-Term and Long-Term Proposals to Address State Budget Shortfalls

Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano (R-North Haven) and House Republican Leader Themis Klarides (R-Derby) released their proposals to close the state’s current budget deficit and make long-term structural changes to help the state avoid future shortfalls.

/ November 13, 2015

Quinnipiac University to host panel discussion on refugees around the world Nov. 16

Two experts will discuss the current status of refugees around the world during a panel discussion from 12:30-2 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 16, in the Carl Hansen Student Center, Room 225, at Quinnipiac University.

/ November 12, 2015
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Quinnipiac University law students win American Bar Association’s annual ABA Criminal Justice Advocacy Competition

Four members of the Quinnipiac University School of Law Mock Trial Society won the American Bar Association’s annual Criminal Justice Advocacy Competition.

/ November 12, 2015
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Quinnipiac University rates No. 26 nationally and first in state in Military Times’ ‘Best for Vets: Colleges 2016’ rankings

Quinnipiac University ranked 26th among four-year schools nationally and tops in Connecticut in the Military Times media group’s Best for Vets: Colleges 2016 rankings released on Nov. 9. The rankings factor in the results of Military Times’ annual survey, the...

/ November 10, 2015

Rep. Yaccarino Meets with North Haven Residents during Monthly Coffee Hours

North Haven residents discussed various state policies, the issues that may shape the 2016 legislative session, and how these measures will affect area businesses and residents, as well as any other issues that are of concern.

/ November 6, 2015

Quinnipiac University’s School of Education to host Newtown mother who lost child in Sandy Hook tragedy

Scarlett Lewis, a Newtown mother who lost her son in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, will present the lecture, "Why Social and Emotional Learning Matters: Teaching Kids to Choose Love,” from 7-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 17.

/ November 6, 2015

Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University to hold food drive Nov. 1-14 to benefit the Connecticut Food Bank

Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at Quinnipiac University will hold a food drive Nov. 1 through Nov. 14 to help alleviate hunger in Connecticut. All donations brought to the museum at 3011 Whitney Ave. will benefit the Connecticut Food Bank.

/ November 6, 2015