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Sports • Published Jan. 16, 2022 09:16 p.m.

Nighthawks Notch Two Wins on the Ice; GNH Warriors Improve to 4-0

Boys’ Ice HockeyThe North Haven boys’ ice hockey team faced off against a couple of local foes at Northford Ice Pavilion last week. The Nighthawks posted...

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Sports • Published Jan. 16, 2022 09:13 p.m.

North Haven Boys’ Hoops Playing with Youthful Exuberance

With three seniors and one junior on its roster, the North Haven boys’ basketball team entered the 2022 season with plenty of youth. As his team looks to improve, Head Coach Danny Oglesby...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Jan. 13, 2022 12:36 p.m.

Petersen Finds His Stride Between the Pipes

When he first put on his goalie equipment, Bryce Petersen just wanted to look like a Transformer. However, after spending a little time in the mask and pads, Bryce realized that he had found his...

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Local News • Published Jan. 12, 2022 07 a.m.

Snow Day!

Tucker the golden retriever got a chance to play Frisbee and romp in the snow behind the North Haven Community Center with owners Ed and Rebecca Bogaert on Dec. 8....

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Local News • Published Jan. 13, 2022 12:01 a.m.

Connex Credit Union Announces Coins-for-Change Charities

Through March 31, local residents can help make a difference in their communities by cashing in their spare change. As part of its Coins-for-Change program, Connex Credit Union will collect its...

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Local News • Published Jan. 11, 2022 12:02 p.m.

NHPS Eliminates Contact Tracing, Shortens Quarantine Periods to Align with New Guidance

Based on the latest federal, state, and local guidance, North Haven Public Schools (NHPS) are operating under some new polices meant to mitigate the effects of the COVID pandemic on students and...

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Local News • Published Jan. 13, 2022 12:01 a.m.

North Haven Knights of Columbus Provides Support to Ives School, Aces, and Mosaic

Each year, the North Haven Knights of Columbus (KoC) presents donations to three North Haven organizations that provide services to special needs individuals. This year, the organization gave a...

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Person of the Week • Published Jan. 12, 2022 08:30 a.m.

Susan Mulqueen Honors Late Mother with Nonnie’s Toy Closet

When Carol Mulqueen passed away in March 2016, her daughter Susan Mulqueen wanted to find a way to channel her grief to keep memories of her mother close. Remembering the joy giving to others,...

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Letters • Published Jan. 12, 2022 08 a.m.

Working in Concert

During such a trying time, it’s wonderful to have North Haven First Selectman Mike Freda, our police department, fire department, and CERT volunteers working in concert on Monday night to...

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Sports • Published Jan. 09, 2022 07:44 p.m.

North Haven Boys’ Hockey Notches Three Victories; Boys’ Hoops Grabs First Win

Boys’ Ice HockeyThe North Haven boys’ ice hockey team improved to 4-2 on the season after winning three of its last four games. The Nighthawks scored...

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Sports • Published Jan. 09, 2022 05 p.m.

North Haven Moves to 3-2 with Two Road Wins

The North Haven girls’ basketball team entered this season with no seniors on its roster. While Head Coach Tom Blake was a bit concerned at first, he’s been pleased to see the...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Jan. 06, 2022 03:02 p.m.

DeRubeis Dominated at Defensive Back

Growing up watching football, Sebastian DeRubeis dreamed of playing the sport. On his 13th birthday, his mother Beth granted him that wish. Over his four years on the North Haven football team,...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 05, 2022 02:45 p.m.

Joan C. Perrelli

Joan C. Perrelli, 75, of North Haven passed away peacefully on Dec. 31, 2021, at Yale New Haven Hospital. She was born in New Haven on March 23, 1946, the daughter of the late Pasquale and Ida...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 04, 2022 04:23 p.m.

Kenneth Patrick Burt

Kenneth Patrick Burt, 83, of North Haven passed away peacefully on Dec. 22, 2021, at his home with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband for 56 years to Cynthia DeFrancesco Burt....

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 04, 2022 04:08 p.m.

Carmel Falcone Lucibello

Carmel Falcone Lucibello, 92, of Pompano Beach, Florida formerly of North Haven, passed away on Jan. 1 at the Imperial Point Hospital, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She was the widow of Andrew Joseph...

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Person of the Week • Published Jan. 05, 2022 08:30 a.m.

PJ Morgan Shares Love of Christmas through Lights

What started with a few lights at PJ Morgan’s parents’ house has since grown into a glowing display at the home he shares with his fiancée, Margo Faherty. Their home at 92 Kings ...

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Local News • Published Jan. 06, 2022 12:01 a.m.

North Haven Garden Club Decorates Trees at Hospice in Branford

After more than a year, the North Haven Garden Club (NHGC) finally returned to Hospice. The NHGC Hospice team—Laurie Falco, Cindy Golia, Mary Cameron, Fran Notaro, Sandy Ginter, and Wini...

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Local News • Published Jan. 04, 2022 11:49 a.m.

Town Makes Plans to Move Ahead in 2022, Despite Challenges

For North Haven, kicking off 2022 with some unforeseen challenges seems about par for the course, given the preceding two years. Despite the continuing challenges of COVID, First Selectman Mike...

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Local News • Published Jan. 05, 2022 07 a.m.

Off to a Happy New Year

Dan and Maggie Katz walk with their dog Scrabble down the trail at the Quinnipiac River State Park in North Haven on Jan. 2....

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Sports • Published Jan. 04, 2022 11:45 a.m.

Greater New Haven Warriors Dive into a New Season

After longtime head coach Martha Phelan stepped down after last season, Mike O'Brien was appointed as the new head coach of the Greater New Haven boys' swimming and diving team. The Warriors got...

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Obituaries • Published Jan. 04, 2022 11:26 a.m.

Kevin E. Mulligan

Kevin E. Mulligan, 67, of North Haven passed away unexpectedly at home on Dec. 28, 2021. Born in New Haven July 31, 1954, he was the son of the late Richard R. Mulligan, Sr., and Anna Traub...

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Local News • Published Dec. 29, 2021 07 a.m.

2021 in North Haven: The Year in Review

JanuaryThe North Haven Lions Club held a drive-through food drive at the Washington Commons Shopping Center on Jan. 9 to restock the food banks as part of its Community...

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Sports • Published Dec. 27, 2021 02:42 a.m.

2021 North Haven Sports Year in Review

After the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on the sports scene in 2020, things started to get back to normal as 2021 unfolded. While there were some twists and turns along the way, the winter,...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Dec. 23, 2021 01:50 p.m.

O’Brien Takes the Reins with GNH Warriors

For the past 16 years, Mike O’Brien has been a swim coach in the state of Connecticut. This year, Mike is taking on his next endeavor as he begins his first season as head coach of the...

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Obituaries • Published Dec. 21, 2021 04:45 p.m.

Richard F. Myjak

Richard F. Myjak, 83, of North Haven, passed away peacefully on Dec. 18 at his home with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband of 56 years to Barbara Bish Myjak. Richard was born in...

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