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Fun Through Good Health

 September 17, 2014

Does Daniece (Owsley) Burns look familiar? She's known to many in North Haven as your friendly neighborhood pharmacist, having worked at Walgreens for 28 years and opening the North Haven store on Washington Avenue as the pharmacy manager in 1990.

Jennifer Cecarelli: Sharing Her Birthday Project

 September 10, 2014

Jennifer Cecarelli is passionate about helping families create a home atmosphere that naturally nurtures academic success. She's been a teacher for 18 years and currently teaches 2nd grade.

Vanessa Pomarico: Giving Care Where It's Needed Most

 September 3, 2014

Vanessa Pomarico has been a nurse for many years, but she wasn't always comfortable around medical issues. In fact, as a child, Vanessa was scared of hospitals. It was only after she became older that her parents saw something in her she couldn't see in herself...

Katherine Donohue: Helping Invent Fun Ways to Learn

 August 27, 2014

For the past five years, Katherine Donohue has enjoyed her time as the assistant to the children's director at the North Haven Memorial Library. Her background is in social work and early childhood education, but she is happy with where her career has led...

No Ego Here: Chief Vincent Landisio on Firefighting as a Team

 August 20, 2014

Walking into the North Haven Fire Department (NHFD), you are immediately struck by the brand-new remodeled headquarters, but it wasn't always so. Fire Chief Vincent Landisio admits that until recently, their department's facilities were "in sad deplorable,...

The Life and Times of a Girl Scout

 August 13, 2014

Ex-Girl Scout Anita Silvestro's eyes light up as she describes her job as membership and marketing manager for the North Haven Girl Scouts office.

Christopher Cusano: Playing for the Cure

 August 6, 2014

Christopher Cusano's medical saga began the summer before law school when he began experiencing double vision.

Christine Voight: Triumphs in Life, Love, and Art

 July 30, 2014

North Haven resident and breast cancer survivor Christine Voight says cancer was "one of the best things to ever happen to me.

A Day in the Life of ACES's Tough Girl, Leslie Abbatiello

 July 23, 2014

From the moment you meet her, it's obvious that tiny dynamo Leslie Abbatiello is tough on education and passionate about her work as ACES director of Professional Development and School Improvement (PDSI).

Helping Others Live Life on their Own Terms

 July 16, 2014

North Haven resident Gwen Ostrinski is in a great place in her life, having found happiness in a job that many wouldn't associate with happiness.

Sue Tienken-Jung: The Right Stuff

 July 9, 2014

For 6 ½years Sue Tienken-Jung has served as program coordinator at the Joyce C. Budrow Senior Center on Pool Road. And the fit has not only been perfect for Sue; it's been equally ideal for the town's seniors.

Ray Sola: Beekeeping Is Sticky Business

 July 2, 2014

Beekeeper Raymond (Ray) Sola says, "I was stung four times just this morning, but hey, if the claim that bee-stings prevent arthritis is true, I sure won't have arthritis!"

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Teen Autism Social — 6:00 pm; Tue., Sep. 23

Friends of Fort Trumbull Presentation — 7:00 pm; Thu., Sep. 25

Film and Discussion — 6:30 pm; Thu., Sep. 25

The Underground Railroad in SECT — 6:30 pm; Thu., Sep. 25

Hoot for Hunger — 6:30 pm; Fri., Sep. 26

Fitch Falcon Marching Band Hosts Band Competition — 6:00 pm; Sat., Sep. 27


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