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Cheshire Resident Edits New Book on U.S.-Africa Relations
Cassandra Veney, an associate professor of political science at Quinnipiac University, has served as editor for and contributed a chapter to the new book, "U.S.-Africa Relations: From Clinton to Obama."
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5 hrs ago
Local Students Take Part in SMORES Program at Quinnipiac University
North Haven's Christopher Hansen, Hamden's Ciara Ortiz and Wallingford's Brian Dirisi, were among the 17 middle school students that participated in the Summer Middle-school Opportunity for Research in Environmental Science program at Quinnipiac University earlier this month.
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Man Rescuing Turtle Attacked by Dog in Hamden
A man attempting to move a turtle from a roadway in Hamden was attacked and seriously injured by a dog last week.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Orchard Effort Aims To Restore Chestnut
Gazing out over an orchard of young chestnut trees in the rolling hills outside Middletown , Harris says, "Most of these trees are doomed."
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Hamden Teen Faces Robbery, Assault Charges
Hamden police arrested Shamont Newton, 18, on a warrant in connection with an alleged beating and robbery of a 15-year-old after he exited a school bus.
Hamden Police Arrest Teens for Allegedly Stealing iPad from Woman at Panera Bread
Hamden police arrested two teens, both Hamden residents for allegedly stealing an iPad from a woman as she sat at Panera Bread on Dixwell Avenue on Wednesday night.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Fruit Occasions to Have Special Grand Opening in Milford
Via a press release: Fruit Occasions offers delicious chocolate covered fruit and fresh fruit bouquets.
New Haven Independent
Principal Cleans House, Charts Turnaround
At the new Lincoln-Bassett School, teachers will come early. Students will be invited to stay late.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Hamden to Host 'Playing for the Cure: Brainstormin' Music Festival
Hamden will host a group of local bands comprised of musicians from the Greater New Haven area to raise money for brain tumor and brain cancer research at the Yale Brain Tumor Center.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Hamden Police Dog Sniffs Out Suspected Burglar Hiding in Closet
A Hamden police dog helped sniff out a suspected burglar and police found him hiding in a closet.
Veteran Educator Appointed Central Middle School Assistant Principal
An assistant principal and veteran teacher from Stratford has been appointed the new assistant principal in Greenwich's Central Middle School.
Class Of 1989 Ready To Relive The Memories This Weekend
The 25-year Reunion for the Cheshire High School class of 1989 will be held this Saturday, July 19, at DeMil's on Whitney, located at 4133 Whitney Ave., Hamden.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Disabled Woman Struck in Hamden Hit-and-Run
Police are searching for the hit-and-run driver who injured Liz Ingraham on State Street in Hamden Friday morning.
Hamden Police Arrest New Haven Man Following Foot Chase
A New Haven man was apprehended by Hamden police on foot after he allegedly fled from a motor vehicle that had been reported stolen.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Man Missing From Middletown Hospital
Pasquale Hodge, 45 years old, reportedly walked out of Middletown's Connecticut Valley Hospital and police are seeking the public's assistance.
Fear is the highest fence.
After years of debates , notoriously contentious public meetings , and the looming specter of a civil rights lawsuit , a federal mediation agreement between the Town of Hamden and the City of New Haven, Connecticut resulted in the removal of a 10-foot chain-link fence that separated New Haven's West Rock public housing projects from Hamden's Woodin ... (more)
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Non-profit provides free computers, training to families
It's virtually impossible in this day and age for a child to excel in the classroom without having access to a computer at home.
Fences Make Bad Neighbors in Hamden, Connecticut
The ugly story of the fence between a public housing community called New Haven and the nearby "middle class" community of Hamden, Connecticut will soon be over, but not because Hamden suddenly gained enlightenment.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Brattleboro Reformer
Trees and shrubs for the shade
I grew up in a small town in rural Connecticut. Behind the house there was a brook and a hardwood forest with a high canopy of old maples that created a cool space for spending hot summer days.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Hamden Man Accused of Threatening Neighbor With Gun While Dogs Fought
A Hamden man was arrested after allegedly pointing a firearm at and threatening to shoot a neighbor, who was trying to separate his three pit bulls from attacking another dog Thursday morning.