Girl Scout Troop #60340 erects free library at Spring Glen School

Girl Scout Troop #60340 erects free library at Spring Glen School

HAMDEN – Spring Glen Girl Scout Cadet Troop #60340 unveiled a “Free Library” on the playground of Spring Glen Elementary School, the culmination of a year-long project to earn the Girl Scout Bronze Award, the highest honor a Girl Scout Junior can achieve and the third highest award in Girl Scouts of the USA. The award requires the girls to […]

Police: New Haven man tried to pass fake check at Hamden bank

Police: New Haven man tried to pass fake check at Hamden bank

HAMDEN – A New Haven man is accused of trying to pass a forged check at Webster Bank last month. Police received a fraud complaint from Webster Bank at 2855 Dixwell Ave. on Dec. 18, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith. “[The] investigation revealed that Jose Cordero entered Webster Bank on October 9, […]

Actor And Activist Danny Glover To Serve As Black History Month Keynote Speaker At Quinnipiac University On Feb. 6

Actor And Activist Danny Glover To Serve As Black History Month Keynote Speaker At Quinnipiac University On Feb. 6

Acclaimed actor and leading social justice activist Danny Glover will be the Black History Month keynote speaker at Quinnipiac University on Feb. 6. “From Abolition to #BLM: A Conversation with Danny Glover,” will take place at 7 p.m. at Burt Kahn Court on the Mount Carmel Campus, 275 Mount Carmel Ave. The event is free and open to the […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]