All posts tagged "hamden"

  • Former Quinnipiac President John Lahey awarded for service to Ireland

    Reporting by Christina Popik and Amanda Perelli The President of Ireland honored Quinnipiac President Emeritus John Lahey with the annual Presidential Distinguished Service Award, according to a Quinnipiac press release. The President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins,...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • Attempted burglary at university-owned house

    An attempted burglary occurred at a university-owned house on New Road today, sometime between 10:30 a.m. and 1:20 p.m., according to Public Safety Sergeant Bob Vignola. A female resident and Quinnipiac student returned home from class to...

    • Posted December 4, 2018
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  • Uber driver arrested after allegedly following student to her residence hall

    The Public Safety Department issued a ‘timely warning’ regarding an ongoing investigation of an Uber driver that allegedly followed a female student onto the Mt. Carmel campus and entered a residence hall on Friday. Driver Sean Brozek,...

    • Posted November 30, 2018
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  • Painting Hamden Pink

    Across Town In honor of breast cancer awareness month this October, Hamden is literally painted pink. Hamden resident Nancy Juliano spearheaded the Paint Hamden Pink initiative last year after she volunteered to help the daughter of one...

    • Posted October 16, 2018
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  • Lahey makes Hamden his permanent home

    Former Quinnipiac President John Lahey told The Chronicle that building a mausoleum in Hamden was a ‘family decision.’ “We wanted to have our final resting place and then we actually looked around,” Lahey said. “The decision was...

    • Posted October 5, 2018
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  • Lahey chooses Hamden as final resting place

    Former Quinnipiac president John Lahey plans to spend an eternity in Hamden.   John Nolan, president of Nolan’s Hamden Monument Company confirmed that the mausoleum at Saint Mary’s Cemetery on Whitney Ave. with “LAHEY” carved atop belongs...

    • Posted October 3, 2018
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  • Local Hot Spot: Roost

    Everyone is talking about Hamden’s newest restaurant, Roost, that recently opened in August on Whitney Ave. It’s an order and sit style eatery that is well known for their chicken, however they do have vegetarian and vegan...

    • Posted September 18, 2018
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  • What’s the Scoop?

    Looking for a treat but the Ratt is out of Ben and Jerry’s? No need to look any further, here’s an inside look at three local shops serving up delightful scoops. In order to find out which...

    • Posted September 11, 2018
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  • Sleeping Giant remains closed for start of semester

    The fall semester is underway, but a staple of Quinnipiac culture is missing. The 32 miles of the Sleeping Giant park and trails are indefinitely closed, as well as surrounding areas near local businesses. On Tuesday, May...

    • Posted August 28, 2018
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  • Overdose outrage

    Famous pop singer Demi Lovato has been open about her struggles with mental health and drug abuse since the beginning of her career. After being cast as a lead role in the kids’ movie “Camp Rock,” Lovato’s...

    • Posted August 28, 2018
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  • Sleeping Giant State Park closed indefinitely after tornado damage

    On Tuesday, May 15, a tornado struck down in Hamden leaving significant damage to the area including Sleeping Giant State Park, which has been declared closed until further notice. Classified as an EF1 with maximum winds of...

    • Posted May 27, 2018
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  • The North Residence Hall

    The Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission approved the university’s plans to build a new residence hall on York Hill, according to Vice President for Public Affairs Lynn Bushnell. The residence hall will house seniors and feature air-conditioned...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Spring things

    Spring is in the air which means that the weather is warming up. Quinnipiac students typically enjoy hiking the Sleeping Giant when the weather is nice, but there is a lot to do besides that. Throughout the...

    • Posted April 3, 2018
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  • Hamden police officers, Quinnipiac Public Safety to carry Narcan

    The opioid epidemic is still gripping the country. There were 42,249 opioid related deaths in 2016, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Connecticut alone had over 1,000 opioid overdoses in 2017. The Chief of...

    • Posted March 27, 2018
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