New Haven students learn ins and outs of business at Quinnipiac University Summer Entrepreneur Leadership Academy

New Haven students learn ins and outs of business at Quinnipiac University Summer Entrepreneur Leadership Academy

  Quinnipiac University’s Summer Entrepreneur Academy, which is co-sponsored by the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Quinnipiac and the Connecticut Center for Arts and Technology, concludes this week, bringing 72 students representing every high school in New Haven to the university. The students spent the first few days in classrooms learning about entrepreneurship and the steps […]

Rhode Island man facing burglary, larceny charges after allegedly caught breaking into cars

Rhode Island man facing burglary, larceny charges after allegedly caught breaking into cars

HAMDEN – A Rhode Island man was allegedly caught breaking into cars along the 2800 block of Whitney Avenue early Wednesday morning, according to police. Hamden Police responded to the area at about 12:30 a.m. Wednesday morning after receiving a report of a man breaking into cars, according to Capt. Ronald Smith. “Moments later, Officer […]

Police release pictures of car sought in exposure incident

Police release pictures of car sought in exposure incident

HAMDEN – As they continue to investigate reports of a man exposing himself to two young girls on Maher Avenue Saturday, members of the Hamden Police Department Major Crimes Unit and Special Victims Unit have released photos of what they believe is the man’s car. “Detectives learned that a witness observed the motor vehicle, which is […]

Injured red-tailed hawk rescued from Hamden intersection

Injured red-tailed hawk rescued from Hamden intersection

  HAMDEN – Drivers in the area of Shepard and Sherman avenues saw an unusual site Monday morning. Standing in the middle of the road near that intersection was a red-tailed hawk, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. The bird had a serious injury to its wing, Smith said. Animal Control Officer Chris […]

Hamden man charged with assaulting and robbing ex-girlfriend

Hamden man charged with assaulting and robbing ex-girlfriend

HAMDEN – A Hamden man is facing domestic violence and robbery charges after police say he beat his ex-girlfriend Sunday morning. Police received a report of an assault at a Kaye Vue Drive home at about 8:30 Sunday morning, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. “Upon arrival officers met with the 23-year-old victim. […]

Hamden Police: Man exposed himself to two young girls

Hamden Police: Man exposed himself to two young girls

HAMDEN – Police are searching for a man exposed himself to two young girls Saturday afternoon, according to reports. The incident happened at about 5:30 p.m. Saturday on Maher Avenue, which is off of Washington Avenue, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. “Two young girls were selling rocks in front of their residence,” […]

New Haven man facing charges in Dunkin Donuts burglary

New Haven man facing charges in Dunkin Donuts burglary

  HAMDEN – A New Haven man broke into Dunkin Donuts on Dixwell Avenue early Wednesday morning and then led officers on a chase that ended in New Haven before he was taken into custody, according to police. Hamden Police got a report of a burglary at the coffee shop at 938 Dixwell Ave. at […]

Hamden Fire Department takes delivery of new pumper

Hamden Fire Department takes delivery of new pumper

From the Hamden Fire Department: The Hamden Fire Department has taken delivery of its latest piece of apparatus, a 2016 Smeal quintuple combination pumper or quint. The apparatus will serve as a dual purpose engine pumper and a 75 ft. ladder truck. The nick-name “Quint” (derived from quintuple) refers to a vehicle with five functions that […]