The Hamden Public Library has suffered from mounting challenges over the past few years — mostly due to financial shortfalls that have been exacerbated due to budget cuts. Although the future of the library is dependent upon funding from the town and donors, librarians and town officials remain confident that the Hamden Public Library will remain an important fixture in the community.
The owner of the Whitney Avenue staple, Ray & Mike’s Dairy and Deli, has pleaded guilty to federal tax evasion. Ray George faces up to five years in prison, as well as a fine of nearly $450,000. The status of the 21-year-old business, popular with Quinnipiac University students, is unknown.
The Quinnipiac women’s basketball program is now one of the most respected in the country, but it wasn’t always like that. Here’s the story behind head coach Tricia Fabbri and the last 25 years of the program.