Two Formerly Incarcerated Women Who Were Inspiration For Characters In ‘Orange Is The New Black,’ To Speak At Quinnipiac University

Two Formerly Incarcerated Women Who Were Inspiration For Characters In ‘Orange Is The New Black,’ To Speak At Quinnipiac University

 Two formerly incarcerated women who were inspiration for characters in either the book or the popular Netflix television show, “Orange is the New Black,” will speak at Quinnipiac University on Friday, Jan. 26. The program is part of Quinnipiac’s Prison Project, which includes several projects, including college classes in which criminal justice students spend a semester […]

Hamden Library to offer business database demonstration

Hamden Library to offer business database demonstration

The Hamden Public Library will offer a demonstration of the AtoZ Database on Thursday, Feb. 15 from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the Friends Room of Miller Memorial Library, 2901 Dixwell Ave. If you are a small business owner or are interested in starting a small business or expanding your business or a job hunter, the […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hamden Obituaries: Thomas Francis Budd, 72

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Hamden Obituaries: Thomas Francis Budd, 72

HAMDEN – Thomas Francis Budd, 72, of Hamden, passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 8, 2017 at Yale New Haven Hospital with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband of Loretta Malin Budd. Tom was born in Brooklyn, New York on Aug. 11, 1945 and was the son of the late James […]

Meet North Haven, Hamden legislators at LWV breakfast

Meet North Haven, Hamden legislators at LWV breakfast

The public is invited to share conversation and a light breakfast with Hamden and North Haven State legislators on Jan. 13, when the League of Women Voters of Hamden/ North Haven holds its annual Breakfast With The Legislators. The breakfast will be held from 9-11 a.m. at Whitney Center, South Entrance, 200 Leeder Hill Drive, Hamden.    State Senators Len Fasano, George Logan and Martin Looney, and […]