All posts tagged "whitney avenue"

  • Quinnipiac student arrested in burglary

    Quinnipiac student Dillon Rispoli, 19, of Briarcliff Manor, New York is under arrest for breaking into a building on Whitney Avenue early Sunday, Oct. 28. Hamden Police Department Officer John Glass arrested Rispoli after responding to a...

    • Posted October 29, 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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  • Lahey improving relations with Hamden, University contributes $1.4 million

    President John Lahey announced multiple changes for the university at a Feb. 3 press conference where he presented Hamden Mayor Curt Leng with a check for $1.4 million. These changes include adding a new residence hall to...

    • Posted February 3, 2017
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  • Historic homes spared from demolition

    Quinnipiac has been in the process of demolishing former rental houses on their land along Whitney Avenue to free up space for other university uses. However, three houses on those properties of historic value will still stand....

    • Posted December 8, 2016
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  • Both sides of the story

    I was born in Hamden, have lived my whole life here and chose to go to school here. But to attend this school that seems to be at a constant war with my hometown is beyond frustrating....

    • Posted November 6, 2015
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  • Hamden police to conduct sobriety checkpoints

    The Hamden Police Department will conduct sobriety checkpoints on Dec. 5 and Dec. 6 on various locations including Dixwell Avenue, Whitney Avenue, Skiff Street and Mix Avenue, according to a press release. The Hamden Police Department will...

    • Posted December 4, 2013
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  • Student rescued from well

    A student fell into a dry well on 3230 Whitney Ave. last night, according to Fire Chief David Berardesca. The Hamden Fire Department rescued the student within a half hour, and the student did not suffer any...

    • Posted November 1, 2013
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  • Barbecue joint back on Whitney

    Bubba’s BBQ on Whitney Avenue officially opened its doors for business on Oct. 11.   The new food joint took the place of Griff’s Chicken Shack and features an expansive menu featuring a wide variety of wings,...

    • Posted October 28, 2013
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  • Welcome Odie’s Place to Whitney

    New to Whitney Avenue this semester is Odie’s Place. Some will know this as the old Whitney Bar and Grille. Co-owners Elias Defaranos and Dan Carr opened the establishment in hopes of running a successful bar and...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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  • Enzo’s Place opens on Whitney Avenue

    On 3295 Whitney Ave., nestled between Andale Mexican Restaurant and Carlo’s Hair Connection, is one of Hamden’s newest openings, Enzo’s Place Café & Catering. Owner Enzo Ciccone, along with his business partner, Jacob Burman, worked throughout the...

    • Posted October 24, 2012
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