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Nick D’Ambrosia: Living a Giving Life

 April 16, 2014

Sometimes, bigger is better. Just ask Nick D'Ambrosia, president of the North Haven Rotary Club."Last year at Christmas time we came up with a plan called 'Operation Warm Coat,' where we donated a number of coats to 1st...

Alicia Clapp: Approaching 82 And Still Running The Board

 April 9, 2014

Alicia Clapp may be close to 82 years young, but age is just a number when it comes to this chair of ACES Governing Board. She was recently honored at the ACES Educational Center for the Arts annual gala for her 20 years of work on the ACES board.

On a Mission to Define and Decode Dyslexia

 April 2, 2014

There's never a dull moment for Margie Bussmann Gillis, education director and president of Literacy How, Inc., in North Haven. She founded her company to help children and teachers deal with the complexity of dyslexia and she's working to change the state's...

Making Music Come Alive Through the Arts

 March 26, 2014

Over the past 16 years, Georgina (Gina) Capristo-Gajdosik has been a passionate force on the Connecticut film and music scene. While her career has taken her everywhere from New York to Scotland, her latest project takes place closer to home: the March 28 and 29...

Going the Therapeutic Mile for Cancer Survivors

 March 19, 2014

If Christine Willett looks familiar, it might be because you've seen her in a cancer therapy television commercial for Middlesex Hospital.Life took an unexpected turn when Christine, a teacher at Green Acres School, was...

Finding Firm (and Fashionable) Footing

 March 12, 2014

Francine Piscitelli's first memory was the awe of arriving here from Italy as a child and spotting the bright lights from the plane, but soon after, the difficult transition began for her.She was thrust into a regular...

Jason Cusack: Fighting for Kids with Cancer

 March 5, 2014

Working a 24-hour shift at the firehouse is tiring, but North Haven firefighter Jason Cusack is upbeat, speaking about the more than $54,000 raised this year at the annual St. Baldrick's Foundation's head-shaving fundraiser for children with cancer. This event...

Landing a Dream Career, Close to Home

 February 26, 2014

North Haven's Robert Joven has reached the pinnacle of his profession, being named the university librarian at Quinnipiac University. Robert has served as interim university librarian since August 2013.In his new position,...

Ralph Durante: Business Is Obviously a Pleasure

 February 19, 2014

Anyone who spends more than a few seconds in the same room with local businessman Ralph Durante comes away with a lasting impression of the gregarious North Havener.Ralph, who operates several businesses on Washington Avenue...

A Master of All Courts

 February 12, 2014

More than 40 years after he graduated from North Haven High School as one of the best athletes the school has ever seen, Anthony J. Elia, Jr., is still a familiar face in town.His work at both his vocations, a lawyer and a...

John Vigliotti: A Home Court Advantage

 February 5, 2014

Long before the term "gym rat" was ever invented, John Vigliotti was running and gunning all over North Haven gymnasiums."Vig"-as he was known at the time-spent much of his formative years in North Haven schools playing...

Barbara Pearce: On the Move

 January 29, 2014

Those who know Barbara Pearce know she is passionate-whether it be about work, the theater, running, or philanthropic pursuits.She admits, "I've never really known any other way."I...

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