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Ultimate Frisbee Tournament to Benefit Breast Cancer

The Charger Bulletin

April 14, 2010


Filed under Entertainment, West Haven News

By James Farris, Contributing Writer Students in the MG 475 Event Management class will be putting on an Ultimate Frisbee Tournament on Saturday, Apr. 17 at 3:30pm on Kayo Field. The tournament is being held to benefit the Connecticut Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. All net proceeds will...

Seychelles to Host Lingerie Party for Sororities

Erin Ennis

April 14, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

Calling all sorority sisters! Interested in a great social event with fellow sisters from around the New Haven area? Seychelles in downtown New Haven will be hosting a lingerie party to launch their new lingerie selection on Friday, Apr. 16 for all sororities in the greater New Haven area! The party,...

Mickey Mouse Takes to the Streets

Erin Ennis

April 7, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

Specialty license plates can be found across I-95 as a typical driver moves down the Connecticut coast. Brightly colored cars, amusing and unusual bumper stickers, and thousands of tricked-out cars adorn the roadway. But what about a familiar character…one with big ears and a familiar chuckle? What...

West Haven VA Hospital Suffers Fire

The Charger Bulletin

April 7, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

Patients at the West Haven Veteran’s Hospital, around the block from campus, had a scare Friday afternoon as smoke started pouring from the building. While the fire was most likely caused by a small equipment malfunction, smoke inhalation worries caused employees to quickly respond to the blaze. Staff...

Independence Day: Changing the Role of The Charger Bulletin

Angela Eklund

April 7, 2010


Filed under Campus News and Events, West Haven News

Why do the majority of college newspapers base their budget on advertisement while The Charger Bulletin still relies on the University of New Haven for our funding? The Charger Bulletin has been printing since 1938. Have you seen the inside of it? Advertisement is not a big priority for this college...

Girl Turns Knife on Attacker

Erin Ennis

April 7, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

Police say a 15-year-old girl escaped from a knife-wielding assailant in New Haven. The girl was able to take the knife from the assailant, turn it around, and stab the man before running away. Police say Kevin Wills of New Haven grabbed the victim as she walked to a friend's house at about 1 a....

CT Officer Recalls Fatal Crash Scene

The Charger Bulletin

April 1, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

By William Kaempffer - New Haven Register New Haven police Officer Curtis Miller was on his way to a church meeting in his hometown of Stonington when he saw ominous, thick black smoke ahead. He skipped his exit and drove right into the fiery scene on Interstate 95. "All I could see were flames...

Brother, Sister Killed in Milford Crash

The Associated Press

March 3, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

Milford, Conn. (WTNH) - Grief counselors will be on hand at Foran High School in Milford today as police investigate a crash that killed a brother and sister. 19-year-old Paul John Heron was driving. His 15-year-old sister Alexa Heron was in the passenger seat. The two died after their car hit a utility...

Cheerleaders Compete for “Make-a-Wish”

The Associated Press

March 3, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

Hamden, Conn. (WTNH) - Hundreds of cheerleaders packed the sports complex at Quinnipiac University this weekend for the school's 6th annual Cheer Challenge. It was a Sunday morning full of bright smiles, bold styles and precise moves. Competitive cheerleading drives the energetic performers to...

Yale Lab Tech Goes to Court for Killing

The Associated Press

March 3, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

NEW HAVEN - An animal research technician charged with killing a Yale University graduate student is returning to court. Raymond Clark III is scheduled to appear Wednesday in New Haven Superior Court. Clark is accused of strangling 24-year-old Annie Le, of Placerville, Calif., in September. Le's body was found stuffed behind a research lab wall on the day she was supposed to get m...

Rell Orders Seat Belts on School Buses

The Associated Press

March 3, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

HARTFORD - The Governor has said that new buses, being bought for technical high schools around the state, will be equipped with seat belts. This comes, of course, after the public outcry following a fatal bus crash. The Parikh family has testified in support of seat belt legislation saying if their...

Cafe Nine presents benefit show for WNHU 88.7 FM this March

The Charger Bulletin

February 25, 2010


Filed under Music, West Haven News

New Haven, CT (February 19, 2010) Cafe Nine and Connecticut's #1 college radio station WNHU 88.7 FM are teaming up for a day of music on March 7, 2010. The all day benefit show will raise funds for WNHU during their annual Phone-A-Thon taking place this February 27 through March 7. The lineup will feature...

At Least 5 Dead In Middletown Power Plant Explosion

The Charger Bulletin

February 9, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

via WFSB Connecticut MIDDLETOWN, Conn. -- An explosion at the Kleen Energy plant on River Road in Middletown on Sunday morning destroyed much of the plant, killing at least five people and injuring at least 12. At a press conference on Sunday evening, Middletown Mayor Sebastian Giuliano stressed...

Bringin’ Back the Fifties with Georgie’s Diner

Jonathan Starkes

February 9, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

Wanna know what’s buzzin? The fifties are back! At least at 427 Elm Street, that is. At the base of the historic Armstrong Factory is a little piece of history: Georgie’s Diner. After opening in late September, this classic establishment has officially revived my favorite dining experience: the classic...

Weather Announcement

The Charger Bulletin

February 9, 2010


Filed under West Haven News

Weather Update The latest computer model runs of the NAM and GFS are now indicating a little more snow for Connecticut.  A low pressure system currently located in the Ohio Valley is forecast to re-form along the North Carolina coast tonight and then rapidly intensify as the storm moves slowly NE t...

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