All posts tagged "hamden"

  • 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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  • Local Hotspot: Bread & Chocolate

    College students spend weeks, sometimes evenmonths at a time, away from home. During those lengthy stretches we miss our family, hometown friends, pets and all the other familiar comforts of home. However, few things about home are...

    • Posted March 27, 2018
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  • Spoons up!

    By Alexis Guerra and Nicholas Slater Move over Ben & Jerry’s, you’ve got some competition on campus. A new gelato delivery service has hit campus, catering to any student’s sweet tooth. Gelato Q is an on-campus gelato...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Joining the revolution

    High school students can now participate in the National School Walkout, a national protest for gun control measures, without jeopardizing their admission to many colleges and universities, including Quinnipiac. The university has reassured applicants that if they...

    • Posted March 6, 2018
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  • Hamden’s Hawaiian Hotspot

    It’s dinner time at Quinnipiac. Your options seem to be limited to Chartwells, Dominos and easy mac. In the middle of the spring semester, it doesn’t seem feasible to venture out of Hamden for the diverse cuisine...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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  • Cait’s Column: Hamden-native O’Connor scores at Yale in playoff win

    Following the Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey team’s 5-1 win in Game 1 of the ECAC Hockey First Round Series against Yale, I half-jokingly asked another reporter a pretty simple question prior to the postgame media scrum. “When...

    • Posted March 3, 2018
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  • Forever Young

    From Los Angeles to Arizona to…Hamden? For Quinnipiac men’s basketball senior guard Cam Young, that’s been the journey. At the first two stops, basketball came easy to Young. He graduated from Westchester High School in Los Angeles...

    • Posted February 6, 2018
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