Category: People in the News

Quinnipiac University Hosts Four Newtown Fathers Who Lost Children in Tragedy at Sandy Hook

[box]From left, Mark Barden, Jeremy Richman, moderator Scott Wolfman, David Wheeler and Ian Hockley. Four Newtown fathers who lost children in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre took part in a moderated discussion at Quinnipiac

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

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

LWV of Hamden-North Haven Visible at State Convention

[box]Left to right: Elona Vaisnys, Miriam Brody, Peggy Appler, Ann Martinuzzi, Jackie MacKnight, Jane Shaw, Mary Bigelow[/box] The LWV of Hamden-North Haven was among 18 local Leagues that sent representatives to the Convention of the

Senator Fasano Wins Civil Justice Award

[box]John J. Kennedy Jr., Former President of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, presents Senator Fasano with the RisCassi-Koskoff Civil Justice Award award.[/box] Hartford – State Senator Len Fasano (R-34) was selected as the recipient of this year’s Leon RisCassi-Theodore

Playground Bench Dedicated to Matthew Jacques

[box]By NEWS 8’s Kent Pierce[/box] A little boy is gone, but he is certainly not being forgotten at a school in North Haven. A heart defect took his life but his spirit lives on thanks

2014 North Haven Memorial Day Parade

Sights and sounds from the 2014 Memorial Day Parade.

Quinnipiac University MBA students to bike across U.S. to benefit affordable housing

Anthony Allen and Alex Soucy met at Quinnipiac University, where they became roommates and best friends. The MBA students have traveled together to Switzerland, Poland and Nicaragua. On May 13, Allen and Soucy will join Bike & Build, a

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Rey LeGates Inducted Into the Connecticut Soccer Hall of Fame

[box](pictured left to right) Adam Acquarulo, past player for Ray and current Vice President of the NHSC; Honoree Ray LeGates; NHSC administrator Brenda Howlett; and Jim Howlett who coached with Ray in the 1970’s and

Dancing Under the Stars 2014

North Haven Celebs Put on Their Dancing Shoes for the Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut

Once again the Ronald McDonald House of Connecticut (RMHCT) is proud to partner with Kids for Kids, Dancing for Life! Inc. and present the 5th Annual Dancing Under the Stars fundraiser.  The black tie optional event

Dave Yaccarino

Rep. Yaccarino Announces Re-Election Bid

Today, State Representative David Yaccarino publicly announced that he will seek a third term in the Connecticut General Assembly representing North Haven’s 87th Legislative District. Yaccarino, a small business owner and former member of the US

Helping Those in Need: Toy and Clothing Drives in North Haven

State Representative Dave Yaccarino is encouraging residents to participate in ongoing toy and clothing drives in North Haven to benefit children and families in need. Yaccarino, in conjunction with the Community Services and Recreation Department