Man sought in Christmas Eve armed robbery

Man sought in Christmas Eve armed robbery

From the Hamden Police Department: On December 24th at approximately 9:30p.m. Hamden Police responded to 1414 Whitney Ave. on the report of an armed street robbery. Investigation revealed that an individual, described as a black male wearing dark clothing, approached a 63 year-old woman as she was exiting her motor vehicle. He then demanded her […]

Hamden police seeking three for Christmas Eve shoplifting

Hamden police seeking three for Christmas Eve shoplifting

HAMDEN – Police are looking for three suspects who stole bottles of alcohol from a Dixwell Avenue liquor store on Christmas Eve. On Dec. 24 at about 3 p.m., Hamden Police responded to 1890 Liquor Store, 1890 Dixwell Ave. on the report of shoplifting, according to police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. The three men stole about […]

Mary Ann K. Wozniak Mitchell, 83, of North Haven

Mary Ann K. Wozniak Mitchell, 83, of North Haven

NORTH HAVEN – Mary Ann K. Wozniak Mitchell, 83, of North Haven, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 29, 2017 at Yale New Haven Hospital/St. Raphael campus with her family by her side.  She was the beloved wife of Donald G. Mitchell. Mary Ann was the loving mother of Tracy Mitchell of Madison and Gregg […]

Hamden Obituaries: William Lempeck, 76

Hamden Obituaries: William Lempeck, 76

HAMDEN – William Francis Lempeck, aka “Bill the Bush Man”, 76, of Hamden, formally of New Haven, entered into eternal life on Wednesday Dec. 27, 2017 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Born on Dec. 31, 1940, in New Haven, Bill was the son of the late Frank and Mary (Butkus) Lempeck. He was the ex-husband of […]

Hamden to mark MLK Day Jan. 12

Hamden to mark MLK Day Jan. 12

The town of Hamden will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration on Friday, Jan. 12th from 12 to 1:30 p.m. in Thornton Wilder Hall at the Miller Library complex, 2901 Dixwell Ave. This event offers attendees the opportunity to reflect on Dr. King’s life, his mission, and how he has affected our […]

North Haven Obituaries: Walter Lyons, 86

North Haven Obituaries: Walter Lyons, 86

NORTH HAVEN – Walter John Lyons, 86, of North Haven, passed away peacefully on Dec. 28, 2017. Walter was a loving father to Christopher Lyons (Maryjane) of Hamden, Julie Lyons, Matthew Lyons, and Sarah Brandi (Todd) of North Haven, and Daniel Lyons (Meredith Visco) of Bristol, VT. He also is survived by his former wife […]

Man charged with assaulting pregnant girlfriend

Man charged with assaulting pregnant girlfriend

HAMDEN – The boyfriend of the pregnant caregiver of a Hamden resident will spend the new year in jail after he was charged with assaulting his girlfriend. The incident happened at about 9:30 a.m. Thursday, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith, when police responded to a Smith Drive home on the report of […]

Teens charged with stealing car from Hamden driveway

Teens charged with stealing car from Hamden driveway

HAMDEN – Two teenagers stole a car on West Helen Street on Christmas Eve while its owner had it running to warm it up, according to police. At about 10:30 a.m. Sunday police received a report of a car stolen from a driveway on West Helen Street, Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith said. “The […]

Teen accused of sexually assaulting child in Hamden

Teen accused of sexually assaulting child in Hamden

HAMDEN – A 14-year-old is facing sexual assault charges for allegedly assaulting another child under 10 years old this summer. Because of the age of the accused, Hamden Police did not release their named or even gender. The incident happened in the southern section of town in August, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald […]

Man holds up woman at gunpoint on Christmas Eve

Man holds up woman at gunpoint on Christmas Eve

HAMDEN – A man robbed a 63-year-old woman at gunpoint on Christmas Eve on Whitney Avenue near Mather Street, according to police. The woman was getting out of her car when a black man wearing dark clothing approached her, demanded her money and pulled out a gun, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. […]

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