North Haven News

By Chris Kirby | What's Happening in the Town of North Haven, CT

Letter to the Editor: First Selectman Mike Freda is the True Driving Force Behind Amazon Development

<i>By Senator Len Fasano and Representative Dave Yaccarino</i><p>The Amazon Distribution Center coming to North Haven is extraordinary news for our town that …

Tech Trends

CEO Roundtable on Cancer reaccredits Quinnipiac University’s North Haven Campus

The Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Quinnipiac University. Photo by Mark Stanczak.<p>The CEO Roundtable on Cancer has re-accredited …

Johnson & Johnson

Quinnipiac University to present Fred Friendly First Amendment Award to ‘NBC Nightly News’ Anchor Lester Holt

Lester Holt, anchor of “NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt” and “Dateline NBC,” will receive Quinnipiac University’s Fred Friendly First Amendment …

Elections

Fasano, Frantz Applaud Senate Passage of Urban Development & Workforce Training Program

Senate Republican President Pro Tempore Len Fasano (R-North Haven) and State Senator L. Scott Frantz (R-Greenwich) Co-Chair of the Commerce …

Cities

Sen. Fasano Applauds Senate Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Close the 2017 State Budget Shortfall

Today Senate Republicans and Democrats passed a bipartisan deficit mitigation plan to address the $317 million shortfall in the state budget for the …

Government

Rep. Yaccarino Backs Bill To Assist Veterans

State Representative Dave Yaccarino voted to pass a proposal that would reduce expenses for veterans obtaining replacement identification from the …

Government

Senator Looney and Senator Fasano Applaud Passage of Legislation Enhancing Pharmaceutical Transparency and Consumer Protection

Today Senate President Pro Tempore Martin M. Looney (D-New Haven) and Senate Republican President Pro Tempore Len Fasano (R-North Haven) applauded …

Edward Kobayashi earns Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award from the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University

Ed Kobayashi. Contributed photo.<p>Edward Kobayashi, who was among the inaugural class to graduate from the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at …

North Haven Soccer Club College Scholarship

The North Haven Soccer Club is giving $500 college scholarships to two current or former members of the NHSC who are heading off to college. …

Yaccarino Celebrates CT Manufacturing

(l to r) Weston Ulbrich, Human Resource Coordinator and State Representative Dave Yaccarino on Wednesday, May 16 during Manufacturing Innovation Day …

Sen. Fasano, Bipartisan Lawmakers Applaud Senate Passage of Legislation to Enhance Oversight of the Department of Children and Families

Republican and Democrat state senators are applauding the state Senate’s unanimous passage of a bill to enhance oversight of the Department of …

Sen. Fasano, Senate Republicans Unveil Revised State Budget Proposal

Senator Fasano explains the Senate Republican budget revisions at a press conference at the state Capitol on May 16.<p>This week Senate Republican …

North Haven Memorial Day Parade Announced

American Legion Post 76 in North Haven is sponsoring the 71st annual Memorial Day Parade.<p>The parade will be held on Saturday, May 27th, at 10:30. …

Quinnipiac University confers 150 degrees, including commencement ceremony for its inaugural medical school class

Charissa DiNobile, right, president of Quinnipiac University’s inaugural medical class, at the afternoon commencement ceremony on May 14. Fifty-eight …

Sen. Fasano, Lawmakers Raise Concerns about Bringing Tolls to Connecticut

Today state lawmakers and opponents of tolling Connecticut roadways joined together at the state Capitol to explain why tolls are not a realistic …

Quinnipiac University to host information session for prospective physician assistant graduate students June 12

The Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Quinnipiac University. Photo by Mark Stanczak.<p>Quinnipiac Universitywill host an information …

Yaccarino Tours Yale Center for Genome Analysis

Dr. Murat Gunel, Chairman and Chief of the Yale Department of Neurosurgery and State Representative Dave Yaccarino, State Representative Pam Staneski …

Irish documentary, ‘Rebel Rossa,’ to be screened at Quinnipiac University May 18

Brothers Rossa Williams Cole, left, and film director Williams Rossa Cole. Photo courtesy of Rossa Film Inc.<p>Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum at …

Yaccarino Supports “No Tax Increase” Budget Proposal

House and Senate Republicans presented a no-tax-increase budget today that boosts education spending, protects core services, and closes projected …

Republicans Unveil “Confident Connecticut” State Budget Proposal

Senator Len Fasano of North Haven speaks at Republican press conference announcing budget.<p>Today Senate and House Republicans shared a state budget …

Rep. Yaccarino Tours Liuzzi, Promotes Local Small Business

Dave Yaccarino and Domenic Liuzzi<p>(R-87) recently toured Liuzzi, a local gourmet food market, to promote the small, family-owned business and discuss …

Rep. Yaccarino Celebrates Connecticut Hospital Day

Rep. Yaccarino (center) with North Haven residents and Yale New Haven Hospital staff at the Capitol in Hartford on Connecticut Hospital Day.<p>On …

Center for Women and Business at Quinnipiac University to present interactive workshop on ‘Mindfulness in the Workplace’

Cheryl L. Jones, chief mindfulness officer at The Mindful Path, LLC. Contributed photo.<p>Cheryl L. Jones, chief mindfulness officer at The Mindful …

NARAL executive to discuss ‘The Future of Health Care in Connecticut” April 6 at Quinnipiac University

Sarah Croucher, executive director of NARAL Pro-Choice Connecticut. Contributed photo.<p>Sarah Croucher, executive director of NARAL Pro-Choice …

Quinnipiac University to host panel discussion on fake news on April 5

Experts from various disciplines at Quinnipiac University will gather for the panel discussion, “Real Talk About Fake News,” on Wednesday, April 5, …

Yaccarino Supports Legislation to Grow Bioscience Sector

(l to r) State Senator Bob Duff, State Senator Len Fasano, State Representative Dave Yaccarino, State Senator Joan Hartley and State Representative …

Conflict specialist Rachel Wohl to present program on mindfulness at the Quinnipiac University School of Law Center April 6

Rachel Wohl. Courtesy of the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at the Pepperdine School of Law.<p>Conflict specialist and mindfulness teacher …

Yaccarino Pushes for Biotechnology and Bioscience Investment Tax Credit

State Rep. Dave Yaccarino advocates for a biotechnology and bioscience investment tax credit in the legislature this session. Yaccarino introduced …

Two Quinnipiac University School of Law professors to discuss ‘Changing Immigration Law and Policy’ on March 28

Quinnipiac University School of Law Professors John Thomas and Sheila Hayre.<p>Two immigration experts will discuss the “Changing Immigration Law and …

Immigration