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Sen. Cicarella praises a proposed U.S. Senate bill based on "Tristan’s Law", introduced by U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (left), at the home of Tristan’s parents Christi Carrano and Tyler Barhorst (right) in Wallingford.

Sen. Cicarella Applauds Proposed Federal Legislation Based on “Tristan’s Law”

The proposed federal legislation will provide incentives to states that choose to adopt and implement laws to increase the safety of frozen dessert truck patrons.

North Haven Legislators Host 10th Annual ‘Cookout & Conversation’

The lawmakers provided an update regarding the 2021 Legislative Session and discussed issues pertaining to the governor’s request to extend emergency powers, taxes, state spending, zoning, legalization of marijuana, the bipartisan budget that passed, and the juvenile crime crisis with nearly 25 residents.

North Haven Poet Laureate Search

The Poet Laureate of the Town of North Haven serves as an ambassador promoting the creation and enjoyment of poetry.

North Haven Legislators Host Annual Post-Session Legislative Update

The event will take place on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at the American Legion Post 76 located at 20 Church Street in North Haven. The event is free and open to the public.

Rep. Yaccarino Proudly Supports the State Budget

Yaccarino explained that the budget, while not perfect, stayed within the spending cap and did not include new tax increases.

Jeremy Fridling, a 2021 graduate of Quinnipiac University’s Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine.

Quinnipiac University medical school graduate earns national award for work on Stop the Bleed campaign

The Excellence in Public Health Award is a national award that recognizes medical students who are public health champions.

Rep. Yaccarino Applauds Passage of Bill Expanding Workers’ Compensation Benefits to EMS Professionals

This legislation expanded workers’ compensation benefits to firefighters, police officers, and parole officers.

State Sen. Paul Cicarella

Sen. Cicarella Applauds House Passage of Tristan’s Law

Bill to increase safety measures on ice cream trucks passes House, awaits Gov. Lamont’s signature

Quinnipiac University’s simulation program has been granted accreditation from the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH).

Quinnipiac University healthcare simulation program granted prestigious accreditation

Quinnipiac’s simulation program in the Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences on the North Haven Campus received accreditation in the area of teaching/education.

State Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87) joins the CT Coalition to End Homelessness in advocating to end homelessness in Connecticut outside of the State Capitol in Hartford on the morning of Monday, May 18, 2021.

Rep. Yaccarino Advocates to End Homelessness

On Monday, May 18, 2021, State Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87) joined CT Coalition to End Homelessness and other advocates outside of the State Capitol to push for more funding to combat homelessness in Connecticut.

Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Andrew McDonald. Photo by Katie Westervelt.

Justice Andrew McDonald encourages Quinnipiac University School of Law students to start writing their stories

Justice Andrew McDonald, of the Connecticut Supreme Court, told the Class of 2021 to think about how they want their careers to be written Tuesday.

Bioscience Careers Forum: Engaging with Young People in CT

A portion of this event included a networking session with students from across the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities system about the flourishing bioscience industry and the many opportunities that it can provide for young people.