HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Hamden Mayor Curt Leng is making town-wide changes regarding childcare centers and outdoor areas in town amid the coronavirus pandemic. Last Friday, June 12, Mayor Leng signed two Emergency Orders and one Amendment regarding the town’s response to the pandemic. Use of face coverings First, the town is now requiring people […]
HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Demonstrations against racial violence stretched into multiple cities across Connecticut throughout the week. Protestors took to the streets of Hamden and for that town, it was a familiar sight. It was a little over a year ago News 8 was were covering protests against violence perpetrated by a Hamden officer against […]
Mayor Elicker takes a knee at New Haven elders BLM protest, says he’s working to fill Police Civilian Review Board
A group of New Haven-area elders gathered on the Green Monday afternoon to demonstrate their outrage and support for the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement and demand police accountability.
Peaceful Black Lives Matter protests across the state call out injustice following death of George Floyd
A peaceful Black Lives Matter protest took place along the town green in Fairfield late Tuesday morning.
Governor Ned Lamont is considering an executive order that would determine “when and where” people in Connecticut should wear masks in public.
Food drive held at Hamden Middle School feeds hundreds of families as need for donations increases amid pandemic
Hamden is helping put food on your table and it’s not costing you a dime. The CT Food Bank and Hamden Public Schools have been offering a drive-thru food service program since mid-March to feed those in need during the pandemic.
New Haven, Hamden, Bridgeport now requiring shoppers to wear face masks in businesses during pandemic
Mayor Justin Elicker announced Wednesday shoppers in New Haven will now be required to wear face masks when in stores.
Mayor Curt Leng has confirmed Hamden’s first case of coronavirus.
New Haven, Hartford, Hamden and Bridgeport mayors order social gatherings be limited to 10 people during coronavirus outbreak
Thursday afternoon, mayors in New Haven, Hartford, Bridgeport and Hamden signed an emergency order that will prohibit all social gatherings of more than 10 people.
Hamden officer put on 20-day suspension for ‘inadequately investigating’ case of missing Middletown man Peter Recchia
A Hamden police officer has been placed on suspension for his inadequate investigation involving a missing Middletown man.