Category: People in the News


Quinnipiac University School of Law Students Donate Toys to Children’s Shelter

[box]Antigone Curis, president of the Quinnipiac University Criminal Law Society, center, smiles with Shannon Haggerty, a shelter case manager, left, and Nadya Zawrocki, a resident support staff member, both of the Umbrella Center for Domestic

Sen. Fasano Named 2013 Legislative Champion By Mothers Against Drunk Driving

State Senator Len Fasano (R-34) has been recognized by the national organization of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) as a 2013 Legislative Champion. The honor is bestowed yearly upon state legislators across the country for

George Breuler

George Breuler Inducted Into CT Veterans Hall of Fame

[box]Wallingford resident and war hero, George H. Breuler was inducted into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame during a ceremony Friday at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. From left: State Rep. Al Adinolfi (R-103), State Sen.

Alex Holle

Holle Selected to Participate in National Identification & Development Program

Alex Holle was one of 52 elite youth soccer players selected to participate in US Club Soccer’s id2 National Identification and Development Program in PDA Soccer Complex in Zarephath, N.J, Sept 26-29, 2013. While attending

Hamden-North Haven LWV Leaders at Dinner

[box]left to right: Elona Vaisnys, Erika Forsa, Miriam Brody, Lori Esposito, Jackie MacKnight, Louise Brundage, Jane Shaw, and Mary Bigelow[/box] At the Sept. 12 League of Women Voters of Connecticut “POWERING OUR VOICES” dinner that drew

North Haven News on Flipboard

North Haven News Now Available on Flipboard

I’m excited to announce that in addition to the website, North Haven News is now available as a Flipboard magazine! For those of you unfamiliar with Flipboard, it’s an app available for iOS and Android

League of Women Voters

LWV Leadership Growing Younger

The League of Women Voters of Hamden-North Haven experienced a surge of young energy with the election of Lori Esposito and Jackie MacKnight as Vice Presidents and of Julie Clement as Secretary at the annual

Providence College

North Haven Resident Honored for Academic Achievement at Providence College

Michael-Benjamin Minotti, a resident of North Haven, Conn., who was awarded a bachelor’s degree during Providence College commencement ceremonies held on May 19, 2013, was recently honored for his academic achievements. Minotti graduated cum laude and received

Episode 102: The 2013 Memorial Day Parade

Sights and sounds from a very cold and rainy North Haven Memorial Day Parade.

School Raises Money for 6-year-old In Need of New Heart

[box]by Jeff Valin / WTNH[/box] As the old saying goes, the pen is mightier than the sword, but the students at a North Haven elementary school hope the penny is even mightier as they go

Nobel Peace Prize Winner Muhammad Yunus to Lecture March 6 at Quinnipiac University

Nobel Peace Prize winner Muhammad Yunus, who founded the practice of microcredit as a means to combat global poverty, will speak at Quinnipiac University at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 6, at Burt Kahn Court on Quinnipiac’s Mount

Len Fasano

State Senator Len Fasano Receives COST Town Crier Award

State Senator Len Fasano (R-East Haven, North Haven, Durham and Wallingford) received a Town Crier Award from the Connecticut Council of Small Towns (COST) for his leadership on issues affecting Connecticut’s smaller communities. COST’s Town