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Fire crews rescue two trapped in car after collision in Hamden

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH)-Fire crews rescued two people who were trapped in a car after a crash on Route 15 North in Hamden. Fire officials said the car went off the road near Exit 61 and hit a tree head-on. Crews rescued a male and a female from the vehicle. Both parties were sent to Yale-New Haven Hos

WTNH.COM - 2017-10-20 03:00:14

Firefighter hurt battling Hamden house fire

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) - A firefighter was hurt fighting a house fire in Hamden on Thursday. According to officials, the fire broke out around 1:30 p.m. at a home at 23 Newton Street. When firefighters got there, the back of the building was burning. Everyone inside the house was able to make it out s

WTNH.COM - 2017-10-20 00:02:09

2 hurt in Route 15 crash in Hamden

HAMDEN - A man and a woman were extricated from their car after crashing into a tree on Route 15 North by exit 61 on Thursday afternoon, fire officials said. Hamden firefighters responded to the scene of the accident around 1:53 p.m. One car had crashed head-on into a tree, Deputy Fire Chief Gary M

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2017-10-19 16:21:40

Firefighter hurt in Newton Street fire in Hamden

HAMDEN - A firefighter was injured and the first-floor tenants of a Newton Street home may be temporarily displaced due to a fire Thursday afternoon, officials said. The Hamden Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire at 23 Newtown St. around 1:30 p.m. after a caller reported fla

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2017-10-19 16:14:27

Time capsule opened at Hamden school

HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) - Students at one Hamden school took a trip back in time on Wednesday. Students at the Helen Street School cracked open a time capsule that was buried 25 years ago when the school was rebuilt. Related Content: Device thought to be WWII-era bomb is actually time capsule The 90's-

WTNH.COM - 2017-10-18 22:49:47

Hotel Duncan Renovation Sparks Vote For Hearing

The City Plan Commission voted to host a discussion on how to preserve and encourage the development of affordable housing - but only if the Hotel Duncan needs its site plans reviewed. The redevelopment of the Hotel Duncan-formerly operated as a quasi-hotel and boarding house - into a "boutique" ho

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-19 16:09:24

Blumenthal pushes for stricter laws to end human trafficking

NORTH HAVEN - Human trafficking is known as an issue overseas, but is prevalent in Connecticut, as well. At Quinnipiac University Monday, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., gathered with victim advocates, students, attorneys, survivors and hotel representatives to discuss efforts to combat sex traffi

WESTHARTFORDNEWS.COM - 2017-10-19 10:53:58

City Eyes Regulation Of Airbnb

Upper Westville Alder Daryl Brackeen Jr. has submitted an ordinance amendment "concerning short-term rentals of residential locations," to open up an avenue for alders to work with the Harp administration to deal with people who are renting out their homes as makeshift hotels. Internally, city offic

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-19 16:10:46

"Tip a Past Grand Marshal" held Thursday night

WEST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) - A special event was held in West Haven on Thursday night, raising money for a great event! The 8th annual "Tip a Past Grand Marshal" event was held at Kelly's on Campbell from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Related Content: Annual "Tip a Past Grand Marshal" event being held in West H

WTNH.COM - 2017-10-20 01:05:09

Service, University Workers Rally

UNITE HERE members rallied on Yale University's Cross campus Thursday as part of a national day of action to support union jobs particularly in the service industry. Marching from First & Summerfield Church chanting, "We are the union, the mighty, mighty union," the members gathered for a lunchtim

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-20 00:45:57

Bowen: Seymour Needs A Fresh Look At Economic Development Strategy

In a prior letter, Stephan Behuniak introduced the new, younger slate of Seymour Democrats that are running for office this year. Our slate is young, eager, qualified and ready to take charge of Seymour as we bring the town into a new era. It's not enough to leave it there, however. Seymour Democra

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-20 00:43:00

Challenge Slate Takes On City Union Prez

An election Friday will put to the test a municipal union president's eight-year tenure - and hard-charging approach to negotiating with the city. The election is for leadership positions of AFSCME Local 3144, which represents around 370 management and professional employees of city government. The

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-19 23:21:54

Connecticut loses 2,000 jobs in September

Connecticut's economy lost 2,000 jobs in September, officials with the state Department of Labor said Thursday, the third month in a row that employment has declined. Making matters worse, the number of jobs lost in August was revised downward from 3,900 to 4,200. With that revision, the state has l

MIDDLETOWN PRESS - 2017-10-19 23:02:43

Oxford Resident Wins Boys & Girls Club Award

The Connecticut Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs and the Connecticut Area Council held its second leadership dinner on Wednesday, October 11th at Costa-Azzura Restaurant in Milford. The Connecticut Alliance of Boys & Girls Clubs provides a mechanism for joint decision making and cooperative action am

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-19 21:55:00

Assa Abloy acquires smart lock maker August Home

(WTNH) - Assa Abloy, the home security company which has a facility in New Haven, has purchased smart lock maker 'August Home.' No details on the terms of the agreement were announced. 'August Home' is based in San Francisco. The company has created smart door locks and video doorbells. Assa Abloy i

WTNH.COM - 2017-10-19 21:54:14

Ansonia GOP Announces Headquarters Hours, Fundraiser

Additionally, a pre-election fundraiser for the Ansonia Republican Town Committee will be held at the home of City Treasurer Judy Nicolari, 161 Pulaski Highway, 6pm on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Donations of $25 will be taken at the door, with completion of a campaign donation form (SEEC Form P).

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-19 21:49:00

List names three of the best U.S. burgers in Connecticut

Louis' Lunch in New Haven also made the list for its original burger which is prepared with a combination of chuck and sirloin beef. Finally, Shake Shake actually made the list as well! Where is your favorite place to grab a burger? Let us know in the comments! Louis' Lunch in New Haven also made th

WTNH.COM - 2017-10-19 20:29:19

These Buildings Are Scheduled To Be Demolished In Derby

Buildings purchased by the state on Main Street in Derby will be coming down sometime between December and March, a state transportation spokesman confirmed Wednesday. It's part of the Route 34 widening plan - a project that the state and the City of Derby have been planning for at least a decade.

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-19 20:28:00

Cam Kashier Raps A Self-Portrait

Voices swirl around a plaintive piano line at the beginning of "Heavy Hearted," the first song on Blue Hunnits. Fingers run through chimes. Before the beat drops, Cam Kashier is already talking. "We were scraping change for lunch / Been through a lot of shit but that just made me tough / Product of

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-10-19 20:16:33

State loses 2,000 jobs in September

WETHERSFIELD - The state Department of Labor reported Thursday the state lost 2,000 jobs in September capping a third-quarter of statewide job loss. Over the year, nonagricultural employment in the state grew by 3,500 jobs, the DOL reported. August's originally-released job loss of 3,900 was revis

RECORD-JOURNAL - 2017-10-20 00:51:00