North Haven News

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

North Haven Woman Helps Connecticut Establish Annual Awareness Day for Rare Bone Condition

Holly LaPrade (left) and Jasmin Floyd (right) live with FOP and have advocated to establish a day of awareness in Connecticut.<p>November 26, 2017 will …

Medicine

Sen. Fasano Supports Annual Stuff-A-Bus Food Drive

Sen. Fasano presents Vinnie Penn of WELI960 with a citation, introduced by Sen. Fasano and Sen. George Logan, recognizing his 20 years of service …

Hunger

Mohegan Tribe Chief Lynn Malerba to discuss Indian health issues at Quinnipiac University School of Nursing program on Dec. 5

Mohegan Tribe Chief Lynn Malerba. Contributed photo.<p>Lynn Malerba, DNP, MPA, chief of the Mohegan Tribe, will deliver a talk about Indian health, …

Health Care

Quinnipiac University School of Law to present free symposium, ‘The Life and Legacy of Thurgood Marshall,’ on Nov. 17

The Quinnipiac University School of Law will celebrate the 50th anniversary of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall’s swearing in at the 2017 …

Black History

Quinnipiac University School of Medicine to host symposium on ‘The Role of the Community Health Worker’ on Nov. 2

During the program, health care executives and front-line health practitioners will describe the role of community health workers in the delivery of …

Health Care

Groundbreaking for new playground at Green Acres Elementary School

The playground is expected to be completed by early December.

Education

2017 North Haven Selectman Debate

Did you miss the debate? You can watch it on NHTV or online at NHTV.com.

Elections

Award-winning disability rights attorney Lainey Feingold to discuss structured negotiation on Oct. 25 at Quinnipiac University School of Law Center

Feingold will discuss how structured negotiation, a collaborative and solution-driven dispute resolution method conducted without a lawsuit on file, …

Elections

Quinnipiac University School of Law to host open house for prospective students on Nov. 12

Those who attend the open house will tour the center and learn about the law school’s rigorous academic program and how the faculty works closely …

Education

Sen. Fasano & Rep. Yaccarino: Legislature’s Bipartisan Budget Passed Last Month Would Increase Aid for North Haven

The Democrat legislative leaders’ budget proposal, which does not have enough support to pass the legislature, would cut education funding in North …

Government

Quinnipiac University experts to present case study on fatigue Oct. 17

They will discuss a case that focuses on the symptoms of fatigue, cases of chronic fatigue syndrome, the impact of chronic fatigue syndrome on all …

Fibromyalgia

Yaccarino Urges Override of Governor’s Veto

Governor’s actions irresponsible to schools, municipalities.

Government

LWV: First and Second Selectman Debate

The debate will take place Wed., Oct. 11, 6:00 (note earlier time), Recreation Center, 7 Linsley Street, North Haven.

Elections

Quinnipiac University to host two information sessions for prospective graduate students on Nov. 4

Both sessions will include an overview of graduate admissions and financial aid. Students also will have an opportunity to participate in breakout …

Education

Quinnipiac University medical students to host silent auction to benefit Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services (IRIS) Oct. 4

Students at the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University will host a silent auction to benefit Integrated Refugee and Immigrant …

Quinnipiac University professor’s comedic documentary selected to be screened at film festivals in New Hampshire, Texas and St. Louis

Ashley Brandon, of North Haven, assistant professor of film, television, and media arts at Quinnipiac University. Contributed photo.<p>Ashley Brandon, …

Bipartisan Budget Update from State Representative Yaccarino

An amazing thing happened in the Connecticut General Assembly on Friday, September 15, 2017. I was proud to be a member of the House of …

Panel discussion on DACA set for Sept. 26 at the Quinnipiac University School of Law Center

Sheila Hayre, visiting associate professor at the Quinnipiac University School of Law.<p>Local experts and those who have benefited from the Deferred …

Quinnipiac University medical student from Hamden selected to participate in Family Medicine Leads Emerging Leader Institute

As a scholarship winner, she will participate in a year-long leadership development program.

Medicine

Fall Bulk Pickup Schedule

Bulk items include large upholstered items, appliances or “white goods,” and scrap metals.

Recycling

Rep. Yaccarino Attends Benchmark Assisted Living Veterans Coffee Hour

"It is always an honor to meet veterans and listen to their perspective – that’s my job as a legislator."

Retirement

Fasano will not run for Governor in 2018

Today I want to announce that after considerable thought I have made the decision that I will not seek the Republican nomination for governor in 2018.

Government

Rep. Yaccarino Interviews on Television with Joe Vegliante

Rep. Yaccarino fielded questions from Vegliante about his experience thus far in the legislature as well as his thoughts on the current legislative …

TV

Maximilian E. and Marion O. Hoffman Foundation Inc. of West Hartford awards $500,000 to support Quinnipiac University School of Medicine students planning to become primary care physicians

The Maximilian E. & Marion O. Hoffman Foundation Inc. in West Hartford has awarded the medical school $500,000 to create the Maximilian E. and Marion …

Health Care

Rep. Yaccarino Talks to Local Manufacturers and Educators

Rep. Yaccarino speaks on behalf of House Republican Caucus during 5th Annual Materials Manufacturing Summer Teachers’ Institute

Manufacturing

Quinnipiac University School of Education to host workshop on ‘Self-Care for Effective Teaching’ Aug. 22

They will discuss a variety of topics, including cultivating positive self-care and relationships with compassion; teacher wellness through …

Education

Sen. Fasano, Advocates for the Disabled Push for Budget Solution

Fasano led the Senate Republican caucus in crafting a detailed budget solution which protects state services for at-risk individuals and is urging …

Disability

North Haven First Selectman to Continue Leading Legislative Taskforce on Humane Treatment of Animals

First Selectman Freda has served as chairman since the task force was established in 2014 pursuant to Public act 14-205 and he will be appointing the …

Constitutional Law

Senator Looney and Senator Fasano Applaud Governor’s Signing of Legislation Enhancing Pharmaceutical Transparency and Consumer Protection

Public Act 17-241 will help increase transparency regarding pharmaceutical costs, prevent consumers from paying more for prescription drugs than the …

Health Care