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June 3, 2020
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Local News • Published June 03, 2020 07 a.m.

Feeding Neighbors in East Haven

Cars were lined up at the East Haven Food Pantry at Christ and The Epiphany Church, 39 Park Place, on May 30 for a food pick-up. The volunteers worked non-stop to keep the line moving. Here, Chase ...

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Local News • Published June 02, 2020 11:49 a.m.

November Ballots Take Shape After East Haven Conventions

Pending any primary challenges, last month’s conventions have selected the major party candidates for the State Senate’s 34th District, along with the General Assembly’s 99th...

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Sports • Published May 30, 2020 07:26 p.m.

New League Forms with Hopes of Playing Summer Baseball

Even though there isn’t going to be any American Legion baseball this year, there still may be a chance for players in that age group to take the field during the summer of 2020. Last week, ...

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Local News • Published May 29, 2020 03:33 p.m.

Hagaman Memorial Library to Begin Reopening in Stages

The Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main Street, will begin to reopen the library in stages in order to protect the safety of employees and patrons.The first stage of the reopening will be...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published May 29, 2020 01:44 p.m.

Crisafi Proudly Continues Family Tradition

In his high school yearbook, Jeff Crisafi wrote that one of his goals was to be as good of a coach as his grandfather. Jeff’s grandfather was the late Frank Crisafi, who coached the...

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Obituaries • Published May 28, 2020 03:51 p.m.

Louise Lettieri DeVito

Louise Lettieri DeVito, 83, of East Haven, beloved wife of the late Michael J. “Mickey” DeVito, passed away on May 22 in Yale-New Haven Hospital, St. Raphael Campus.She was...

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Local News • Published May 28, 2020 10:27 a.m.

Sen. Cohen Shares District 12 COVID-19 Update; Reviews 'Reopen CT' Report

A note from Zip06 -- On Tuesday, May 26, Governor Ned Lamont issued his Reopen Connecticut report developed with recommendations from the Reopen Connecticut Advisory Group. On Wednesday...

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Local News • Published May 27, 2020 09:39 a.m.

Shore Publishing/Zip06 Journalists Win Top Honors in CT SPJ Awards

Amidst the upheaval of delivering stories about the coronavirus pandemic, the writing, photography, and design staff here at the Shore Publishing/ received some good news on May 21 with...

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Local News • Published May 27, 2020 07 a.m.

Front Porch Project Helps EHHS Seniors Commemorate Prom

East Haven High School (EHHS) partnered with Jennifer Higham Photography to do a Front Porch Project for the Class of 2020. The students were able to get a photo of themselves with any prop/attire ...

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Local News • Published May 26, 2020 11:31 a.m.

East Haven Town Council Adopts $93.5M Budget, Up 1.6%, for 2020-’21

The East Haven Town Council adopted a town budget of $93,514,037, an increase of $1,481,438 or 1.61 percent resulting in a 34.25 mill rate, up 1.83 mills or 5.3 percent on May 21....

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Person of the Week • Published May 27, 2020 08:30 a.m.

Eric Ciolino: Creating Community through Coffee

For Eric Ciolino, coffee started as a warm wakeup call on chilly mornings ahead of a landscaping shift. Over time though, it became a much larger fixture in his life.“I developed a...

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Letters • Published May 27, 2020 08 a.m.

Bring Positive Change

I would like to congratulate former mayor April Capone on her recent Democratic convention victory to replace longtime State Senator Len Fasano (R-34), who will be deeply missed for all the hard...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published May 23, 2020 12:41 p.m.

DeLucia Honored to Wear the Captain’s Hat

Whether he’s playing on the tennis court or preparing for the courtroom, Marchello DeLucia knows that he has to stay focused. That’s exactly what Marchello has done as a member of...

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Local News • Published May 22, 2020 04:13 p.m.

East Haven Beach Opens to Residents Only for Memorial Day Weekend

The East Haven Town Beach is reopening this weekend with certain restrictions in order to comply with Governor Ned Lamont’s Executive Orders and recommended guidelines issued by the Centers ...

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Obituaries • Published May 22, 2020 02:26 p.m.

Jeanne Hinckley Russell

Jeanne Hinckley Russell of Farmingdale, Maine passed away suddenly on May 2. Jeanne was born and raised in East Haven on Aug. 23, 1966, the daughter of the late William B. and Eleanor A. Hinckley....

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Obituaries • Published May 22, 2020 12:01 p.m.

Philomena (D’Amico) Bartlett

Philomena (D’Amico) Bartlett, 91, of East Haven passed away May 14. She was born March 10, 1929, in New Haven to Salvatore and Mary (Merola) D’Amico.She is survived by her...

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Sports • Published May 21, 2020 11:20 p.m.

Helms Makes Her Mark as a Freshman at Nebraska

In a Big Ten battle between the Nebraska and Indiana women’s basketball teams, the Cornhuskers found themselves down by 25 points in the second quarter. With 4:51 remaining in the half,...

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Obituaries • Published May 20, 2020 03:19 p.m.

William McCaul

Bill McCaul, 80, of East Haven passed away April 26 at Yale-New Haven Hospital from complications of COVID-19. He was born July 27, 1939, in New Haven to William McCaul, Sr., and Mary Heller...

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Local News • Published May 20, 2020 12:19 p.m.

Cicarella Earns Republican Nomination for the 34th State Senate Seat

Paul Cicarella, State Senate candidate for the 34th District, has received unanimous support from Republican delegates at the 34th District nominating convention including the towns of North Haven,...

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Local News • Published May 20, 2020 11:59 a.m.

State Senate Candidate April Capone Wins Democratic Endorsement

State Senate candidate April Capone won the Democratic endorsement for the 34th State Senate district May 19 by a vote of 24-18. Capone showed unanimous support in East Haven, where she served as...

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Local News • Published May 20, 2020 11:44 a.m.

State Rep. Joe Zullo Accepts GOP Nomination to Seek Re-Election to East Haven’s 99th Assembly District

The East Haven GOP held its nominating convention on May 19 and, in addition to nominating candidates for justices of the peace and registrar of voters, selected incumbent State Representative Joe ...

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Obituaries • Published May 19, 2020 05:56 p.m.

Ronald Cavalier

Ronald Cavalier, formerly of East Haven, died of natural causes in Marietta, Georgia on April 28. Cavalier was born in Brooklyn, New York on May 10, 1933, to Alfred and Mae Cavalier.He...

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Local News • Published May 20, 2020 07 a.m.

Keeping the Faith in East Haven

The Old Stone Church in East Haven met in the parking lot behind the church on May 17. Parishioners could listen to the service in their cars on the radio or over the PA system, or from home on a...

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Local News • Published May 21, 2020 12:01 a.m.

East Haven Landfill to Begin Soft Reopening

The Town of East Haven Landfill located on Commerce Drive will reopen on Saturday, May 23 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. with limited access. The Town Landfill will reopen in phases to ensure the safety ...

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Local News • Published May 19, 2020 01:39 p.m.

East Haven Fireworks Canceled Due to Coronavirus

Last week, the East Haven Fireworks Committee Board announced the cancellation of the 2020 fireworks, which would have been the 20th annual show.Annarose Russo, co-chair of the committee,...

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