Rep. Yaccarino Testifies To Increase Property Tax Abatement for First Responders

Connecticut currently has over 26,000 active firefighters; about 22,000 of these are volunteers, which amount to about 80 percent.

/ March 1, 2019

Quinnipiac University to host two information sessions for prospective graduate students March 23

Both sessions will feature an overview of graduate admissions and financial aid. Students also will have an opportunity to participate in breakout sessions with the program directors.

/ March 1, 2019

Quinnipiac University raises school record amount for United Way of Greater New Haven

Donors at the university who contributed to the campaign are housing the homeless, feeding the hungry, preparing children for school success and helping families get jobs through United Way’s programs and initiatives.

/ February 27, 2019

Quinnipiac University to present free lecture, ‘Lifestyle Medicine: The Common Sense Solution to the Chronic Illness Epidemic,’ on Feb. 27

Saray Stancic, MD, founder of Stancic Health and Wellness, LLC, will discuss preventing, treating and managing chronic illness through lifestyle changes.

/ February 22, 2019

LWV Breakfast with the Legislators

In the audience at the Jan. 26 breakfast held at The Whitney Center in Hamden were Hamden mayor Curt B. Lang (LWV member) and North Haven First Selectman Mike Freda.

/ February 14, 2019

Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University to host Rare Disease Day symposium Feb. 27

Rare Disease Day at Quinnipiac is a free event that provides an opportunity for patients, family members and researchers to share their stories and promote education, awareness and advocacy.

/ February 11, 2019

Quinnipiac University to host high school computer programming competition April 27

During the competition, students will work together to solve a wide range of problems. Scoring will be based on whether the submitted program compiles and runs, and whether it solves the specified problem.

/ February 6, 2019
Yaccarino

Rep. Yaccarino Joins Constituents to Conduct the Annual Statewide Homeless Count

Every year, the State of Connecticut conducts an annual census of people who are experiencing homelessness, including a one-night count of adults and families with children and a week-long count of unaccompanied youth.

/ January 30, 2019

Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum to host historian David W. Blight on Feb. 6

Blight lectures widely in the United States and around the world on the Civil War and the Reconstruction period, race relations, Frederick Douglass, W.E.B. Du Bois, and problems in public history and American historical memory.

/ January 23, 2019

Quinnipiac University to host, ‘Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine’ on Feb. 12

O’Rourke’s album, “Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine,” evokes the harsh truths of the Irish peasant’s life during the potato blight of 1845–52.

/ January 23, 2019

“Bipartisanship Separates Connecticut from Washington”

What separates Connecticut lawmakers from Washington politicians is that here in our state Republicans and Democrats can, have and will continue to work together to reach solutions.

/ January 23, 2019
Dave Yaccarino

Civility, Kindness and Unity

When working with my legislative colleagues on both sides of the political aisle, I believe that the peoples’ interests are best served when a government is united through compromise.

/ January 23, 2019