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Volume 7, Number 25

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Everybody is Irish this weekend

Top student speeches Students delivered the following two speeches at North Haven High School’s 2012 senior graduation on June 21. Emily Carroll was valedictorian of the graduating class, while Joe Schwab’s speech was chosen by school staff from numerous studentsubmitted speeches to be read aloud. Emily Carroll As I thought about this speech and what I wanted to say, I looked for inspiration in a variety of places. Surprisingly, one place I found inspiration was in fortune cookies. I began to pay attention to the message inside the cookie, as opposed to just the cookie, and soon realized that many of the fortunes offered guidelines for finding happiness. This being said, there are three fortunes that I believe pertain well to the journey all of us begin today as we move from the known into the unknown. The first fortune reads “Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple.” The beauty with this fortune is that it redefines “Genius” from someone who is extremely intelligent to someone who can create calm in chaos. With all the distractions we face today, life can get very busy. I hope that each of us can find a balance as we move forward and try to keep life uncomplicated when-

ever possible. Most answers are simple if we can focus on what is most important. Be uncomplicated. Be genius. The second fortune says, “It could be better, but it’s good enough.” It is human nature to strive to be our best; however, we must accept imperfection if we are going to find happiness. This means looking for the good both in situations and in peers. Also, we must allow ourselves to be fallible and admit our mistakes because this is how we better ourselves. So, as you depart into the next chapter of your life, remember that although situations may seem desperate or work may seem impossible, “It could be better, but it’s good enough.” The final fortune declares, “It’s your attitude, not your aptitude, that determines your altitude.” To me this is the most important fortune of the three because it suggests that anyone can be successful. No matter what task you face in your future, it is the attitude you have while dealing with the task that helps decide the outcome. Our minds are powerful entities, and if we believe that we can do something, we can override doubt. Whenever a person ventures

Friday, June 22, 2012

By Stefania Ciarleglio Special to the Citizen This weekend is the 50th Annual Connecticut Irish Festival in North Haven at the local fairgrounds. On Saturday and Sunday, people from the area — Irish or otherwise — can take part in cultural events as well as be a part of Irish history. From bands, to traditional dance, the Irish festival seeks to appeal to both adults and children. “Because this year is the 50th anniversary, we wanted to make it family friendly,” said Jim Martens, chairman of the CT Irish Festival. “In addition to the dancing and the music, we have an Irish magician as well as face painting and the obligatory bounce houses.” Magician Debbie O’Carroll’s Irish Magic Show will run twice per day. She blends magical fun and Irish folklore into her act, introducing children to a variety of Irish characters. Children can also enjoy a petting zoo, pony rides and

various games and races. This year, the festival also has opened its arms to those in military service. “This year, we are encouraging active duty military personnel to come, and with their ID they can get in for free,” Martens said. “We have also extended our welcome to the Wounded Warriors Foundation.” Events that will take place at the festival range from a selection of bands and live streaming of athletic games taking place in Ireland, to genealogy sections where fairgoers can identify Irish ancestors. “We are fortunate enough this year to have the NYPD and the FDNY Gaelic Football Teams,” Martens said. “They are going to play an exhibition game at six o’clock on Saturday evening.” Saturday will also feature the th 10 Annual Connecticut Irish Festival 5K Road Race, which is a two-mile fitness walk for both adults and children. All proceeds

See Speeches, page 24

See Irish, page 23

Barbers hope to make the cut at World Series of Poker Father-son team Gerardo (standing) and Claudio Fernicola pose in their familyowned barbershop in town. They won local poker tournaments to earn buy-ins for the World Series of Poker next month. Citizen photo by Sarah Nathan / Record-Journal

By Russell Blair Special to the Citizen

North Haven barbers Gerardo and Claudio Fernicola will head to Las Vegas next month with the hope to come back millionaires. But they won’t be playing blackjack or slot machines — the father and son will be among 7,000 players in the World Series of Poker Main Event. The Wallingford residents who work together at their North Haven barbershop both won their respective local poker groups, earning the $10,000 buy-in for the 10-day, Texas hold

‘em tournament at the Rio Las Vegas. Both have been playing cards for years. “I think I was born with cards in my hands,” said Gerardo, 67. “We grew up playing all kinds of card games.” Claudio, 30, has been playing poker about 15 years. “When I was in high school my friends and I would have tournaments and I never stopped,” he said. At the World Series of Poker Main Event only those who make it to the final 10 percent come away with any winnings. The first players eliminated at that

point earn about twice the buy-in, or $20,000. Half of the Fernicolas’ potential winnings in Las Vegas will go to them and the other half back to the other players in their poker group. The local groups have 12 tournaments and each of the 10 players puts in $100 for each game. The top finishers, this year, Gerardo and Claudio, won $12,000 to cover the buy-in to the Las Vegas tournament. Claudio was leading his group this year when his father clinched his group’s top spot and the trip to Vegas. “I See Poker, page 20


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The North Haven Citizen — Friday, June 22, 2012

North Haven men among 20 facing gambling charges By Richie Rathsack Special to the Citizen Two North Haven men were among the 20 people, charged in connection with illegal gambling rings in southwestern Connecticut, who have ties to organized crime, federal prosecutors said last week. The defendants include alleged associates of the New York-based Gambino family that a federal indictment says oversaw gambling operations in Fairfield County. The indictment says operators of sports-gambling activities in territory controlled by the Gambino family made “tribute” payments to the family to operate there. “The Fairfield County Organized Crime Task Force, comprised of the FBI, IRSCriminal Investigation, the

Cat food drive It’s kitten season and once again The Animal Haven is filled with hungry little kitties. The facility is in desperate need of canned food for cats. Representatives are scheduled to collect food and monetary donations on the North Haven Green each Tuesday night this summer from 6 to 8 p.m. during the town’s concert series. Visit the Animal Haven table to learn more about Animal Haven, and the animals the facility helps every day. Monetary and food donations can also be dropped off or mailed to The Animal Haven at 89 Mill Street, North Haven, CT, 06473. The Animal Haven is a private no-kill shelter for

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Stamford and Bridgeport Police Departments, and the Connecticut State Police, has worked diligently to expose the alleged illegal acts of crime families and their associates and to bring them to justice,” said FBI Special Agent in Charge Kimberly K. Mertz in a statement. “Today’s arrests are a reminder that the FBI and its law enforcement partners are out in the streets investigating organized crime 24/7 and working to eliminate its regional impact.” A federal grand jury in New Haven returned the indictment May 8. It was unsealed June 13 after most of the defendants were arrested. The indictment alleges that all of the defendants, with the exception of George Norboe, were involved in a large-scale sports bookmak-

the Greater New Haven area to humanely relinquish orphaned animals for a small donation. The Animal Haven takes pride in matching homeless cats and dogs in permanent loving homes. The Animal Haven is selfsupporting and receives no funds from town of government sources. Funds to operate our shelter come from membership dues, private contributions, entry and adoption donations and many fund raising events. Many homeless pets need your help for a second chance at life at The Animal Haven. Visit us at. theanimalhaven.com.

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ing operation in which gamblers placed bets with offshore Internet sports-gambling websites, particularly www.44wager.com based in Costa Rica, according to a statement from federal prosecutors. The participants collected and distributed money among bettors locally and sent proceeds to others in the ring, prosecutors said. Federal authorities are seeking forfeiture of about $1.7 million in illegal proceeds, including $174,537 in cash seized in an April 2011 search of the former Stamford residence of Richard “Big Baldy” Uva. Uva was among those indicted, along with Dean “Little Baldy” Depreta, 44, of Stamford. The indictment further alleges that some of the defendants operated three illegal card gam-

bling clubs in Stamford and Hamden. On May 8, a federal grand jury in New Haven returned a 10-count indictment charging the following individuals: Dean Depreta, a.k.a. “The Kid,” “The Guy,” and “Little Baldy,” 44, of Stamford, Richard Uva, a.k.a. “Big Baldy,” 43, of Trumbull, Thomas Uva IV, a.k.a. “Little T,” 30, of Stamford, Douglas Corbin, a.k.a. “Chubby,” and “Fat Doug,” 51, of Stamford, Joseph Borea, a.k.a. “Pizza Joe,” 55, of New Canaan, Michael Vitti, a.k.a. “Peewee,” 32, of Stamford, Silverio Califano, a.k.a. “Sil,” 51, of Stamford, John Liquori, 42, of North Haven, Michael Pepe, 32, of North Haven, Domenico Manchisi, a.k.a.

“Dom,” 64, of Shelton, George Norboe, a.k.a. “Biker George,” 40, of Wallingford, Craig Caffro, a.k.a. “Spanky,” 47, of Pompano Beach, Fla., Daniel Degruttola, a.k.a. “Dannyboy,” 32, of Stamford, Frank Potolicchio, JR., 33, of Norwalk, Victor Amereno, 41 of Stamford, John Colello, 53, of Stamford, Mitchell Engelson, 62, of New York, N.Y., Anthony Santoro, a.k.a. “Skinny,” 48, of Williamsburg, N.Y., Salvatore Ferraioli, 31 of Staten Island, N.Y., and Angelo Antolino, 32, of Port Chester, N.Y. The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Animal Haven Pet of the Week — Jojo Meet Jojo! She is a six-year-old tiger cat with beautiful black, gray and white coloring and the brightest yellow eyes. She’s a very pretty cat who will catch your eye. Jojo likes to be petted on her head at times but also enjoys time to herself. She can be a feisty girl who may swat when she needs her free time. She is a de-clawed cat looking to find a safe and loving indoor home. She would be best in a home without young children or other pets and would love to find her forever home where she can be independent, roam around freely, look out the window at the birds and squirrels, and find a sunny spot to take cat naps. She has been at the shelter for several years and truly deserves the freedom she would so enjoy. Jojo is spayed and current on all her vaccinations. Please come meet this beautiful, young cat at The Animal Haven. For more information, call The Animal Haven, 89 Mill Road, North Haven, at (203) 239-2641 or visit theanimalhaven.com. The Animal Haven is open Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday, noon to 3 p.m., Thursday 5 to 7 p.m. or Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. The Animal Haven has been dedicated to taking in adoptable homeless cats and dogs, providing complete veterinary care for them, and finding them wellmatched, loving homes since 1948. The Animal Haven is a wonderful place to find your next family pet. Content provided by Animal Haven.


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Friday, June 22, 2012 — The North Haven Citizen

Safety first for graduation celebration By Kyle Swartz The North Haven Citizen Project Graduation, a town-sponsored celebration for North Haven High School seniors after graduation ceremonies, in 2012 marked 25 years of keeping grads safe with all-night activities. After NHHS graduation wrapped up on June 21, approximately 300 students and chaperones boarded six buses bound for Quassy Amusement Park. Venue officials closed park gates to the public, giving North

ministrator Nancy Leddy, statistics show that the night following graduation is one of the more dangerous in youths’ lives. Seniors may be tempted to celebrate with alcohol or other hazardous, mind-altering substances. “We want to keep them busy, all night,” Leddy said. “We want to reduce the chances of someone doing something that would put them at risk.” Thus, some of the most popular portions of Project Graduation are saved until the end. “At the breakfast raffle, the prizes are indigenous

Haveners exclusive use of rides and amusements. When they returned home in early morning hours, a PTSA-hosted breakfast featured raffles and other giveaways. “This keeps the kids safe and gives them a chance to party as a class, and not be running around party-hopping,” said Project Graduation co-chair Debbie Volain. “This way, there is no alcohol or drugs involved.” According to Project Graduation co-chair and North Haven Youths Services Ad-

to a young person’s college life, like gift cards for Best Buy or Bed, Bath and Beyond, or tabletop fans. We also raffle off cash prizes the entire evening,” Leddy said. “What young person doesn’t want cash? But you must be present to claim your prize. And — wink, wink — we raffle those prizes off last.” “This is a fun time the kids can have without using

alternative substances,” Volain added. Project Graduation is a partnership between the school system, town government and town agencies. Police and fire representatives accompany the teens to Quassy. “This is something that the state police setup 25 years ago with a local parent, See Grad, page 8

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Community Supper The final Community Supper for the season is scheduled for Friday, June 29. St. John’s sponsors the meals most Fridays in the Great Hall, rain or shine for members who need help making ends meet and for those who

want companionship with a meal. A donation is suggested, if possible. Community suppers are scheduled to resume Friday, Sept. 7. St. John’s Church is located at 3 Trumbull Place, at the top of the Green in North Haven, where our doors are open for prayer and peace. For more information, call

the church office at (203) 2390156.

Vacation Bible school Faith United Methodist Church has scheduled its annual Vacation Bible School from Monday, July 16 to Friday, July 20 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Children four years of age to grade five are welcome to attend. A requested donation to defray costs is appreciated. Dinner and refreshments are served daily. For more information, cost and to register, call (203) 239-2469.

Montowese Baptist Church Montowese Baptist Church, 201 Quinnipiac Ave., has scheduled its annual tag sale and car wash on July 7, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This is the 12th year of serving the North Haven and surrounding areas with “gently used” merchandise, (household goods, electronics, books, etc) baked goods, jewelry, and many other items. For more information, call Dottie at (203) 787-3725. Montowese Baptist Church is collecting donations to support American soldiers. Items requested in-

The North Haven Citizen Friday, June 22, 2012 clude socks, soap, travel size personal hygiene items, pads, pencils, pens, notebooks, etc. Donations may be dropped off any Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information on any program or event at the church, call Pauline at (203) 234-6784.

Seminar for Bereaved A New Day 10 week seminar for Bereaved is scheduled for Wednesdays, from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. Michael Parish, 62 St. Michael’s Drive, Waterbury. To register, call (203) 758-5711, (203) 8792475, or (203) 755-2561. These events are sponsored by the Family Life Office, Archdiocese of Hartford.

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, 2819 Whitney Ave., Hamden, has scheduled Mass at 7:30 and 9 a.m., Monday through Friday, and at 8 a.m. on Saturday. The Way of the Cross devotion takes place each Friday at 9:20 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Volunteer firefighters wanted The North Haven Fire Department is looking for members to join the ranks of its volunteer firefighter companies. This is opportunity to serve the community or prepare yourself for a full-time career opportunity in the fire service. The department offers entry level, advanced firefighting training and structural firefighting gear. Occupants must commit to all phases of emergency operations while serving residents, business community and visitors of North Haven The department offers tax abatements and a pension to volunteer firefighters. For more information, contact Fire Chief Vincent Landisio at (2030) 2395341, ext. 100

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Eunice DeMartino Eunice “Tina” DeMartino, 89, formerly of West Haven passed away peacefully on June 16, 2012 at Skyview Center, Wallingford. Tina was born in Hamden on Dec. 24, 1922, a daughter of the late Anthony and Sophie Ibelhauser DeMartino. Before retirement, Tina worked for Winchester Repeating Firearms of New Haven, later becoming Olin Corporation for 43 years. She is survived by three brothers, Michael (Cathy), Anthony (Laura) and Albert (Tiny) DeMartino, and one sister Sylvia Vergato, all of North Haven, and many loved nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two brothers, John and Leonard

DeMartino, and two sisters, Mary Acabbo and Katherine Torre. Tina’s family wishes to thank the staff at Skyview Center for their care and friendship. Tina’s funeral will be private. The Torello-Iacobucci Washington Memorial Funeral Home, North Haven, was in charge of arrangements.

Cynthia Barnes Cynthia Barnes, 101, of the Elim Park Baptist Home, Cheshire, formerly of North Haven passed away June 11, 2012 at her residence. Born in North Haven on July 11, 1910, the only child of Ella and Arthur Barnes. A graduate from the Normal School, she began a 40 year teaching career at Center School, North Haven. She later went back to school and received her B.S. degree from State Teachers’ College (now Southern Connecticut State University). She later attended classes toward earning her masters degree.

She retired in 1970 and later became very active at the Montowese Baptist Church where she chaired many suppers, taught Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. She worked diligently for the missions board and was the White Cross coordinator for many years for Woman’s Society (now ABWM). A graveside funeral service was held June 18, 2012 in the Montowese Cemetery, Quinnipiac Ave., North Haven. The Pastor J.P. Morgan officiated. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Montowese Baptist Church, 101 Quinnipiac Ave., North Haven, CT 06473. The North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue has been entrusted with her arrangements.

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Joseph G. Pfister passed away peacefully at home on June 14, 2012 with his family by his side. He was born on Jan. 8, 1933 to the late Sebastian and Lena Traub Pfister. He attended Notre Dame High School of West Haven, there he was captain of the 1951 team bringing the first trophy to the school by playing in the private schools basketball tournament in Madison Square Garden as a preliminary game to the New York Knickerbackers. He was chosen athlete of the year. Mr. Pfister began college at Notre Dame University, South Bend, Indiana, and played three years of varsity basketball at St. Edwards University, Austin, Texas where he was awarded the most valuable player. He also played basketball for many years in both city and amateur circles. He earned a Master’s Degree in education from New Haven State Teachers College and a sixth year degree from Bridgeport University. He retired in 1992 after 36 years as an English teacher at West Haven High School where he also was a basketball coach and business advisor for the West Whims Magazine. He was honored as Teacher of the Year in 1992 by the West Haven Lodge of Elks. He had membership in the Elks and the Knights of Columbus, was past president of the Millbrook Association and a member of the Army Reserves. By hobby, he was an avid sailor. He is survived by Judy

Cascio, his wife of 43 years; his son Joseph and his son Marc and his wife Stephanie. He leaves his brother Albert and his wife Jane, of Norwalk and his sister Anne and her husband, Ronald Kirchoff of Gaithersburg, Md. He was predeceased by a sister, Marie Birmingham and brothers, Paul and the Rev. Carl Pfister, O. Carm. Services were held June 19, 2012 from the North Haven Funeral Home, followed by a mass of Christian burial at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. Interment followed in All Saints Cemetery.

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Letters to the Editor Unconscionable To the editor: We find the recent General Assembly passage of the nearly 600 pages of budget bills to be unconscionable, totally partisan, disrespectful of CT taxpayers and reckless fiscal behavior. Much of what is contained in the bills has not seen the light of public scrutiny through properly conducted hearings and legislative vetting. What human can read, comprehend and judiciously consider the implications of 600 pages of legislative action in such a short amount of time? Sadly, this behavior smacks of the same

hubris and arrogance of recent federal congressional actions. I would ask Governor Malloy to take a nonpartisan position and to demonstrate a reasonable person’s approach to veto these bills. In doing so, force the General Assembly to strip the bills of actions not related to the budget, adhere to proper legislative procedure demanding public airing of significant actions, and provide the taxpayers with the transparent and honorable government we all deserve. Susan and Michael P. Maturo North Haven

Government Meetings Monday, June 25 Public Hearing/Neighborhood Assistance Act, 8:30 a.m. Water Pollution Control, 7 p.m. Conservation Commission, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 Police Commission, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 27 Board of Fire Commission, 6 p.m. Inland Wetlands Commission, 7 p.m. Thursday, June 28 Economic Development Commission, 8:15 p.m. Thursday, July 4 Board of Selectmen, 7 p.m.

Monday, July 9 Planning & Zoning Commission, 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 11 Cemetery Commission, 7 p.m. Thursday, July 12 Board of Education, 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 17 Blight Prevention Appeals, 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 18 Police Retirement Board, 8 p.m. Thursday, July 19 Zoning Board of Appeals, 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 23 Water Pollution Authority, 7 p.m. Conservation Commission, 7:30 p.m.

Marijuana for palliative purposes By Eric Cotton Connecticut has enacted a comprehensive and - highly restrictive - medical marijuana law that should allow patients who might be helped by the drug to get it, while preventing the problems experienced by other states. Most of us probably won’t even notice. Officials in Southington, however, are already discussing whether to address the new statute through town zoning regulations. While it might ultimately make sense for cities and towns to regulate marijuana dispensaries, the issue should be considered in the context of the law’s many existing safeguards. In crafting the legislation, lawmakers were careful not to create problems for local government or the average resident. Only a licensed pharmacist can dispense marijuana under the law. Qualifying patients must get written certification from a doctor with whom they have a bona fide medical relationship stating that “the palliative use of marijuana would likely outweigh the health risks of such use,” and that “the physician has prescribed, or determined it is not in the best interest of the patient to prescribe, prescription drugs to address the (same) symptoms.” Patients must

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The North Haven Citizen is published every Friday by the Record-Journal Publishing Co. and is delivered by mail to all homes and businesses in North Haven. Olivia L. Lawrence, News Editor Kyle Swartz, Editor Contributors: Kevin Pataky, Stefania Ciarleglio, Paul Colella Michael F. Killian, General Manager Kimberley E. Boath, Advertising Director Christopher Cullen, Advertising Sales Dundee Benson, Advertising Sales Marsha Pomponio, Office Assistant

then take the additional step of registering with the state Department of Consumer Protection providing “sufficient identifying information to establish the personal identity of the qualifying patient and the primary caregiver.” There are only a limited number of conditions for which marijuana can be prescribed, including cancer, glaucoma, AIDS, Parkinson’s disease and multiple sclerosis. Any petition to add to the current list must be approved by a Board of Physicians, which is established under the law. It’s still illegal for qualifying patients to use marijuana at work, on school grounds, in any public place, in a moving vehicle or in the presence of anyone under 18. Patients cannot keep more than a onemonth supply. The number of dispensaries will be regulated to ensure that it “does not exceed the number appropriate to meet the needs of qualifying patients.” Pharmacists must obtain a separate license to dispense marijuana renewable every two years and subject to health, safety and security requirements. Regulations will also identify “areas of the state where licensed dispensaries may not be located,” according to the law.

Safeguards on production are even more stringent. The license for producers has a nonrefundable application fee of at least $25,000 and must be renewed every five years. That should ease concerns about flyby- night operations. To qualify for a license, a producer must be able “to cultivate pharmaceutical grade marijuana for palliative use in a secure indoor facility” with “adequate control against . . . diversion, theft and loss.” Only between three and 10 producers may be licensed in Connecticut at any time, under the law. It’s clear from reading the statute that lawmakers took great pains to prevent Connecticut from becoming another California or Colorado when it comes to medical marijuana. The legislature deserves credit for that. Whether most cities and towns see fit to pursue further regulations remains to be seen. But hopefully that will be a discussion in good faith and not just an attempt by opponents of medical marijuana to revisit the debate in hopes of defeating the issue at the local level. Eric Cotton is managing editor of the Record-Journal, Meriden. Follow him on Twitter @ecotton3.

Letters policy North Haven Citizen readers are invited to send letters on topics of general interest (no more than twice in a calendar month). Please do not exceed 300 words. We reserve the right to edit all letters submitted to the North Haven Citizen. Through political season, political letters should not exceed 100 words. We require that all letters be signed, and include daytime telephone numbers (for verification purposes only – numbers will not be published). Writers will be called to confirm authorship. Deadline is Tuesday by noon for Friday’s publication. U.S. Mail: Readers Opinions 11 Crown St. Meriden, CT 06450 Email: news@thenorthhavencitizen.com


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Friday, June 22, 2012 — The North Haven Citizen

Commentary

Brawn or brains? By Kyle Swartz

Aggressive tackling is essential to success in football. Still, just how violently gridiron competitors can hit each other has rightly become a major topic of debate in recent years in the National Football League. New, appropriate regulations regarding concussions seek to protect players’ long-term health. This comes even before a joint lawsuit filed June 7 by approximately 2,000 former NFLers which alleges that, in decades past, league officials concealed from athletes the extensive risks of repetitive head injuries. Interestingly, not all NFL participants agree with the

lawsuit. Despite knowing full well the inherent dangers, many current and former players have argued that the league should not restrict harder hits. Violence is an integral part of the game. Players on offense commonly attempt to knock away defenders to gain additional ground in games won and loss over a few yards. Moreover, forceful tackling benefits the defense, limiting extra yards after initial hits, creating turnovers and making ball-handlers worry about the next tough blow. And odds are that no ardent NFL fan would be in favor of watching a less-physical product. But evidence has mounted that many professional

footballers will suffer a lifetime of mental-health problems post-retirement. Continual head trauma from countless in-game collisions leaves these men at the mercy of injured brains. Just last month, former all-pro linebacker Junior Seau whose personal life was one of community service, not psychological instability killed himself. Family and medical sources already have blamed recent depression caused by a career’s worth of concussions, injuries he’d simply shake off, then return to the field, rather than taking suitable medical leaves. The larger problem here is that, apparently, nobody was educating Seau and his

peers about the need to convalesce after inner-cranium afflictions. Only in the last few seasons has the NFL mandated that concussed players must miss time. This is a necessary step in the right direction. However, that vital safety changes just occurred in a league originally formed in the 1920s is repugnant. The NFL must contend with an uphill legal battle due to a history of inadequate concussion guidelines. Thus, sport administrators likely will limit violent hits even further. But how soft is too soft? At what point does the product suffer due to additional anti-aggression measures? Either way, this ongoing

NFL issue represents a clear lesson for all area youth sports leagues, football or not. If a young athlete displays concussionlike symptoms, coaches must bench that player immediately, and allow them extended time off. Otherwise, echoing Seau’s mishandling, teamleaders chance allowing another sportsperson to face an uncertain mental-health future due to concussions handled improperly in their past. Kyle Swartz is the editor of the North Haven Citizen and an editorial associate at the Record-Journal, Meriden. This piece originally was published in the RecordJournal.

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The ‘healthy glow’ of a summer tan By V. Deborah Culligan

What is a tan? A tan is an assault on the skin. Tans result from injury to the skin caused by ultraviolet light rays. As a response to ultraviolet light rays, the skin produces a dark pigment (melanin) that is intended to help protect the skin from this assault of the rays. Many people purposely expose their skin to the sun without sunscreen protection in pursuit of a tan. However, skin damage from the sun is real and can be a primary cause of skin cancer. One form of skin cancer, melanoma, is the most dangerous and fatal type of skin cancer. Tans do not represent health, despite popular beliefs. What is ultraviolet light? There are three types of UV light rays: UVA, UVB and UVC. UVC, although very dangerous, is not a big concern because these rays do not make it to the ground. It is the UVA and UVB that have been linked to skin damage, skin aging and skin cancer. How do sunscreens help? Which one should I buy? Manufacturers of sunscreen products will do all

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— Sunscreens with an SPF of less than 15 and sunscreens that are not broad spectrum, regardless of the SPF, will have to display a warning statement that says “Skin cancer/skin aging alert: Spending time in the sun increases your risk of skin cancer and early skin aging. This product has been shown only to help prevent sunburn, not skin cancer or early skin aging.” — “Waterproof,” “sweatproof ” or “sunblock claims” will no longer be allowed, as these types of claims overstate their effectiveness. — Sunscreens will not be allowed to claim to provide sun protection for more than two hours without reapplication or to claim that the product provides immediate protection unless they provide credible data to the FDA proving this. — If a product wants to claim that it is “water-resistant,” the front label must indicate whether the sunscreen remains effective for 40 minutes or 80 minutes while swim-

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Senior day trips Wednesday, July 18 - Suffolk Downs Wednesday, Aug. 9 - Lobster dinner and comedy show. Thursday, Sept. 20 - The Sicilian Tenors. Thursday, Oct. 11 - Oktoberfest - Chef Josef.

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- Get your happy back. A fee is charged. Memory Matters - Memory Matters, a seven week program, is scheduled for Thursdays at 12:45 p.m. The VNA Healthcare sponsors the program which features brain fitness activities, helps identify strategies to enhance brain function and learn about normal changes as you age. A fee is charged. For more information, call the Senior Center at (203) 239-5432. Friday Night Community Supper - Friday Night Community Suppers are

The North Haven Citizen Friday, June 22, 2012 scheduled every Friday at 6 p.m. at St. John’s Church. The public is welcome to enjoy a meal and companionship. Donations are welcome, but not required. Beginner Pinochle Mondays at 1:30 to 3 p.m. Call (203) 239-54432 to reserve a spot. Ceramics - Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon. Beginners are welcome. Materials are provided. A fee is charged. Chair aerobics - Tuesday and Thursday, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Designed for those who need to exercise while seat-

ed. A fee is charged. Craft classes - Tuesday and Thursday, 1 to 2 p.m. Spend an afternoon in our craft classes. All crafts will be sold at the Holiday Bazaar in November. Computer class - Monday, 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday, 3 p.m. Classes for both beginner and advanced participants. A fee is charged. E-Z exercise - Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:30 to 10 a.m. and 10 to 10:30 a.m. Exercise while seated. See Seniors, next page

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Continued from page 14 Intermediate footlighters - Friday, 10 to 11:15 a.m. Learn updated tap moves by certified instructor, Judyth Nilsson. A fee is charged. Tap shoes are re-

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Events planned at the Senior Center next week: Monday, June 25 Line dance, 9 a.m. Computer class, 9 a.m. Exercise, 9:30 a.m. Massages by Kim, 10 a.m. Canasta, 10:15 a.m. Computer class, 10:30 a.m. Balance exercises, 10:45 a.m. Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Oil painting, 12:30 p.m. Bingo, 12:45 p.m. Pinochle, 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 Ceramics, 9 a.m. Chair Yoga, 10 a.m. Hairdresser/Barber/Nail s, 10:30 a.m. Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Mah Jongg, 12:30 p.m. Senior Songsters, 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, June 27 Line dance, 9 a.m. Exercise, 9:30 a.m. Errands, 10:30 p.m. Presentation: Medicare Made Easy, 10:45 a.m. Balance exercises, 10:45 a.m. Health Guidance, 11 a.m. Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Mah Jongg, noon Bridge, 12:15 p.m. Knitting w/Eleanor, 12:30 p.m. Bocce, 12:30 p.m. Bingo, 12:45 p.m. Thursday, June 28 Ceramics, 9 a.m. Pinochle, 10 a.m. Chair aerobics, 10:30 a.m. Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Bocce, 12:30 p.m. Father’s Day Celebration: Strawberry Shortcake Day, 1 p.m. Sing-a-longs, 1 p.m. Intermediate Yoga, 1 p.m. Crafts, 1 p.m. Caregiver Support Group, 4 p.m. Friday, June 29 E-Z Exercise, 9:30 a.m. Footlighters, 10 a.m. Scrabble Challenge, 10 a.m. Grocery shopping, 10:30 a.m. Walking Club, 10:45 a.m. Lunch, 11:30 a.m. Hot Dog Friday, 11:30 a.m. Bridge, 12:15 p.m. Bocce, 12:30 p.m. Bingo, 12:45 p.m. Crafts, 1 p.m.

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Beginner chair yoga Tuesday, 10 to 11 a.m. For those who need to be seated to exercise. A fee is charged. Gentle Hatha Yoga Thursday, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Yoga class for those who can get up and own on the floor. A fee is charged.


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Flag Day ceremony The Hamden Elks Lodge 2224, serving North Haven and Hamden, recently conducted its annual Flag Day Ceremony at the Hamden Veterans’ Memorial. The event included officers of Hamden Lodge, local Girl Scout Troops 60761 and 60402, and Boy Scout Troop 610, presenting the history of our nation’s flag with replicas of each historical flag, then, demonstrating the flag folding ceremony. Members of the Governor’s Foot Guard served as color guard throughout the Ceremony. Hamden Mayor Scott Jack-

son was a guest speaker. The history of this nation’s military endeavors in defense of liberty was recited to music. Elks Lodges across the nation and its territories are mandated to celebrate Flag Day, which was initiated by the National Elks. The Hamden Elks are dedicated to patriotism and service to our hospitalized veterans, as well as youth scholarship, sports and drug prevention programs.

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Public Works sanitation garage planned First Selectman Michael Freda announced that the Department of Public Works and its contractor broke ground on the construction of its new Sanitation Garage. The department was prompted to build a new garage in response to the termination of their 25-plus-year lease on a Grasso Avenue facility, which houses its sanitation and recycling personnel and equipment. The new garage is being built at 110 Elm Street where the Department of Public Works’ Streets and Roads offices, Parks and Vehicle Maintenance personnel, and equipment reside. The new structure will be used to store sanitation and recycling vehicles and aid in the consolidation of the department’s operations personnel overall. The funding for the project totals $710,000. The project was proposed as part of a larger capital bonding package that was approved

through public referendum vote on Jan. 24. Construction of the five thousand square foot structure has been awarded to the Pat Munger Construction Company of Branford through the State’s Capital Region Council of Governments EZIQC bid program. The current construction schedule includes general construction of the structure, associated utilities, retaining wall, paving and associated line striping. The project is expected to conclude on or before August 31, 2012. For more information regarding the plans and progress of the Public Works sanitation garage, call the Department of Public Works at (203) 239-5321, extension 401.

Summer lacrosse Academy International, with the North Haven Girls Lacrosse, has scheduled a girls’ lacrosse academy for July 30 through Aug. 3, from 9 a.m. to noon at North Haven High School. For more information and to register, call 1-888-529-3827.


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The North Haven Citizen Friday, June 22, 2012

Graduates Eastern Connecticut State University - Steven Clayton of North Haven. Western New England University, Massachusetts - Maria Valentino, Jeffrey Gaudioso, Ronald W. Neubig of North Haven.

Dean’s list Eastern Connecticut State University - Steven Clayton of North Haven. Mount Ida College, Massachusetts - Andrew Kruse of North Haven. Quinnipiac University - Alyssa Andreucci, Brett Bradanini, Stefania Ciarleglio, Alicia Criscuolo, Gai Doran, Lauren Dufour, Michael Fraser, Richard Funaro, Giovanni Ibrahim, Abdul Khna, Chelsea Logano, Tess McKeon, Damien Mychajlowskyj, Kimberly Noel, Gregory Paturzo, Christina Perfetto, Marc Scasino of North Haven. Saint Michael’s College, Vermont - Alyssa Mirabella of North Haven. University of Rhode Island Angelica Barcsansky, Gabrielle D’Amico, Meredith Hannon, Audrey Palmieri, Andela Rosamilia,

Christopher Sagar of North Haven. University of Vermont - Lisa E. Novinsky, Jackson Taymans of North Haven.

Scholastic achievements Gwendolyn Grillo of North Haven has been inducted to Phi Zeta Kappa at Fairleigh Dickinson University, in Madison, New Jersey. David Goodrich and Fallon McKeon of North Haven were awarded the 2012 Saint Michael’s College Book Award for academic achievement with a social conscience. Blake Acquarulo, Adam Bassett and Karla Fasano of North Haven recently graduated from Hamden Hall Country Day School.

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Problem solvers Two North Haven teams were recognized as top ten senior Division Global Problem Solving teams for 2012. Seniors Evelyn Fisher, Myles Mocarski, Jennifer Royka and John Savenelli placed second and sophomores Matt Ennis, Jesse Morrow, Amanda Royka and Meredith Whitcomb placed seventh out of over 60 other state and affiliate program championship teams from across the United States and ten other countries. The topic addressed by the students concerned a hypothetical situation set in the future in which medications for illnesses a person has or is genetically predisposed too could be tailored to a person’s genetic makeup through DNA screening. From left: Second place team members - Evelyn Fisher, John Savenelli, Jennifer Royka and Myles Mocarski. Seventh place team - Meredith Whitcomb, Jesse Morrow, Amanda Royka and Matt Ennis.

Reunions Hamden High School Class of 1967 has scheduled its 45th year reunion for Saturday, Sept. 22 at the Holiday Inn in North Haven. For more information, call Gene Pari at (203) 281-3839 or Stan Mandygral at (203) 234-3906. Reservations are limited. The committee also needs current information for its mailing.

Learning about teachers Montowese Elementary School recently held a ‘Maroon & White Teach For America’ Day, in which students and staff wore maroon and white apparel, the North Haven colors, and donated one dollar to charity in order to raise awareness about the importance of education and teachers. At left, fourth grade students Jenna, Melissa, Rahi, and Zoe. Below, fourth grade students Jeffrey, Brian, and Aidan. At right, the Montowese Elementary School staff. Submitted by Sandra Cavaliere

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American Legion baseball begins summer season By Ron Brockett Special to the Citizen The North Haven Junior Legion American Legion baseball team of Post 76 started its season with a busy schedule, playing six games in nine days. In their first game of the season, Post 76 faced Guilford in an out-of-zone contest, playing to a 2-2 tie in a game called after nine innings because of darkness. Rich DePalma and Chris Brockett paced North Haven with two hits apiece. Starting pitcher Andrew Iovanna, plus relievers Dominic Fusco and John DeCusati, combined on a onehitter, allowing only two unearned runs. The 76ers then traveled to Branford for their first Zone 2 game of the season, dropping a 9-4 decision to Post 83. DeCusati had a double and two singles and Mike

Donarumo a single as North Haven managed just four hits. North Haven played their home opener last Saturday at DeMayo field and came up short 6-2 against Orange. Terry Giatrelis went the distance on the mound for Post 76, scattering seven hits and striking out five. DeCusati led the offense with a double and a single. Last Sunday, Post 76 hosted Ledyard at Bailey Field in another out-of-zone game, winning that contest 9-3. Starting pitcher Iovanna got the win for North Haven while Mike Kurk paced the hitters with a double and a single. Brockett, Evan Manemeit, DePalma, Donarumo and Mike Siwek all had hits as well. North Haven then played away at Hamden Post 88, winning their first Zone 2 game 8-3. Ryan Harger had

two hits and three RBI and DeCusati added two hits while Giatrelis added an RBI double. After a couple of rainouts, North Haven traveled back to Branford High School to face first-place-and-undefeated Post 83. Terry Giatrelis pitched a gem for Post 76, throwing just 68 pitches in a complete game effort, giving up just four hits. Unfortunately, North Haven couldn’t push a run across and stranded runners on base in six different innings. Branford managed the game’s only run in the bottom of the sixth inning when the leadoff hitter reached on the game’s only error, stole second and scored on a single to right field. North Haven’s record stands at 1-3 in Zone 2 and 23-1 overall.

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Double-team defeated

Even double-teamed, she’s hard to stop, as Annie drives past two defenders in a recent North Haven Submitted by Chris Kirby Lacrosse Club game.

New Haven Soccer Club fall registration North Haven Soccer Club is accepting fall 2012 registration. Players must register online at NorthHavenSoccerClub.org. U11U14 registration deadline is June 30 — U4-U10 registra-

Three-time champions The NHSC U19 Girls team brought home the CT Cup for the third time in four years on June 16. They played a tough Simsbury team and came from behind to tie 2-2. After a double overtime session, the game was still tied and CJSA declared both teams cochampions. The girls also repeated as SCD league champions this season. Coaches Fred Fiondella, Chris Musco, Angela Candelora and Mike Dickinson congratulate the girls on a job well done. Team members, front row: Kate, Alley, Sam, Steph, Fabrizio, Mary, Briana, Nicole. Middle row: Shannon, Theresa, Noelle, Amy, Jess, Alex, Emma. Back row: Coach Fred, Coach Chris, Kristina, Gina, Emi, Coach Angela, Coach Mike. Submitted by Chris Kirby

tion is open until July 31. For players unable to register online, a walk-in registration is scheduled for Wednesday, June 20, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Recreation Center on Linsley Street. For more info, visit NorthHavenSoccerClub.org.

Barbershop chorus seeks members The Elm City Men’s Barbershop Chorus invites men of all ages to sing in its Monday afternoon rehearsals. The chorus has been in existence for more than 50 years and practice for the sheer joy of trying to sing. Previous singing experience is not required. Four part harmony - tenors, baritones, basses and leads are welcome. The members will help participants learn the music in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. There is no fee. The chorus meets every Monday afternoon from 1 to 3 p.m. in the basement of Our Lady of Pompeii RC Church, 355 Foxon Road, East Haven, CT. For more info, call Mike Ryan at (203) 285-5133 or Tony Riggi at (203) 2390684 or email: mikeryan2011@gmail.com.


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Young sluggers Citizen photos courtesy of Danielle Lavorante

Top players from Max Sinoway Little League Baseball Major and Junior Major teams recently took part in the 2012 All-Star and homerun derby competitions for their respective age groups.

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knew if I held the lead that we would be playing together,” Claudio said. Several weeks later he showed up at his father’s house after his group’s final tournament. “He came here and he told me that he didn’t make it,” Gerardo recalled. “I told him ‘you are the worst liar, you would have never come here at 11:30 p.m. to tell me you didn’t make it.’” Claudio placed 70th out of the 200 players at a recent poker tournament at Foxwoods Casino, which he called a learning experience. “I had never been in a big tournament before,” he said. At the Main Event, players start at noon and play until midnight, with several breaks. Gerardo has never been to

Las Vegas before and is making it a 10-day vacation for him and his wife, Angela, regardless of how he fares. Claudio said he bought a one-way ticket and will return after he’s knocked out. The arrangement of players in the tournament is random, so it’s possible that father and son could be matched up early on. But that’s something that neither wants. “I only want to be with him at the final table,” Claudio said. If the two do face off head-to-head, each thinks that they will emerge victorious. “I’d like to see him in the final to show him who’s the boss,” Gerardo said. The last nine players, the “final table,” head back to Las Vegas in October for a live, nationally- televised event. Last year’s winner, Pius Heinz, won $8.7 million. If he wins, Claudio said he wants to open up a

barber school and stop working seven days a week to spend more time with his wife, Melissa, and four daughters. Gerardo just wants the acknowledgement that comes with such a prestigious victory. “I have a lot of passion for the game,” he said. “To win that (championship) bracelet . . . the recognition means a lot to me.” The Las Vegas tournament attracts professional poker players from all over the world as well as online poker aficionados. Gerardo acknowledges that he and his son are amateurs, but said the game requires a good deal of luck. “The pros have to get the cards just like I do to win,” he said. “It’s still the luck of the cards.” Follow Russell Blair on Twitter @RussellBlairRJ

Claudio Fernicola cuts Dan Kluger’s hair, front, while his father, Gerardo Fernicola, works on Chris Tagliarini’s hair at Gerardo’s Modern Barber Shop in North Haven on Friday. The Fernicolas won local poker tournaments that earned them the $10,000 buy-in to play in the World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas next month.

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Caregiver support group Clelian Adult Day Care, 261 Benham St., Hamden, sponsors a monthly support group for those taking care of a loved one or family member. For more information, call Sr. Cecelia at (203)

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Closer to Free Bike Ride Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale-New Haven has scheduled its Closer to Free Bike Ride fundraiser for Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Yale Bowl complex. Riders can choose a 25-mile, 65-mile or 100-mile route, through New Haven and along the Connecticut shoreline. Last year, over $400,000 was raised to support patient programs and research.

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Chiropractor tip of the week Wear supportive footwear when standing. Avoid regularly wearing high-heeled shoes, which can affect the body’s center of gravity and change the alignment of the entire body, negatively affecting back support and posture. When standing for long periods of time, placing a rubber mat on the floor can improve comfort. Tip of the week courtesy of professional chiropractors Maxwell L.S. Mitchell, D.C., and Candice Pollack, D.C., M.S, of APM Chiropractic and Wellness Center, 444b Washington Avenue.

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Irish Continued from page 1 for this race will benefit the ALS Foundation, and any participants can go to the Irish Festival for free. On Sunday, the traditional Feis takes place, in which Irish dancers compete in solo set and others kinds of competitions, allowing them to showcase their talent. This festival serves as an introduction to the Irish culture to many, but also is a way to preserve the customs native to those originating from Ireland. “It’s important because it’s something that is easily lost, easily forgotten,” Martens said. “There are folks here from Ireland and they pass their culture down to their children, but unless we do what we do it’s something that is going to disappear.” The festival runs on Saturday, June 23, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and on Sunday, June 24, beginning with an 8:30 a.m. mass, and ends at 7 p.m.

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First Selectman Michael J. Freda announced that, due to a May 18 inspection conducted by the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation, the southbound lane of the Spring Road Bridge over the Muddy River has closed. This portion of the bridge (identified as Bridge No. 03961) was closed due to issues identified by the DOT’s bridge inspection personnel. As a result of several site meetings with the DOT, the Department of Public Works, on June 5, submitted a preliminary application with the state’s Local Bridge Program and formally requested available funding for the much-needed repairs.

At this time it is estimated that the amount needed to replace the bridge deck and superstructure would total approximately $665,000. The allowable grant percentage under the State Local Bridge Project Grant is 30.98 percent or $206,017. The Office of the First Selectman and Department of Public Works weighed the options to temporarily repair the superstructure and restore the bridge to two lanes until final repairs could be undertaken but associated costs were too prohibitive and the option to remain a one-lane thoroughfare seemed the most viable and cost effective option to the town. The estimated schedule at this time includes the calling of a town meeting, hiring of

a design professional, completion of a new bridge design, local and state permitting, coordination with various utilities, advertisement for bids and award of same, and finally, construction of the necessary repairs to the decking and superstructure. The Department of Public Works, through its Engineering Department is committed to restoring the singlespan bridge to its original condition as soon as practical and given the various stages of design, approvals, and construction, it will do all it can to expedite the repairs. For more information on the Spring Road Bridge over the Muddy River, call the Department of Public Works’ Engineering Department at (203) 239-5321, extension 430.


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Speeches into the unknown, there is doubt about how one will fit into a new environment. As we leave our high school lives behind, we all will face doubt. However, this doubt does not have to deter us from being our best. If we acknowledge it and look at the new situation as exciting rather than intimidating, we can reach our highest altitude of success. As we take new paths, perhaps some unforeseen, I hope each of you allow yourselves to be uncomplicated, to accept imperfection, and to reach your highest potential. Congratulations, Class of 2012, and may great fortune await you. Joe Schwab Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “Whoso would be a man must be a nonconformist. He who would gather immortal palms must not be hindered by the name of goodness, but must explore if it be goodness. Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.” What he means is that it is our job to find our individual paths, not to do what others do, but to create our own ideas and dreams. The next chapter of our lives starts the second we get our diplomas. Most of us are probably nervous about the future and uncertain of what is coming. I’ll admit that I’m scared and hesitant about what to expect next, but I also have a feeling of confidence and calmness because I know I will be okay. I know we will all be okay. Whether we decide to go to college, learn a trade, or take the time to find our passions, just remember everything we were taught, and we will be fine. The skills and life lessons that we have gained here have made us ready to face life’s challenges. The faculty here has given us the tools to become the most successful people possible, and I am truly grateful for that. Today is a day of mixed feelings. There is happiness that the next chapter of our lives is starting, and there is sadness that this chapter is about to end. When I look back on

Health cornea in the eye. It can happen at the beach or from the snow. Sunglasses that offer 99 to 100 percent UV protection will help to protect your eyes from harmful rays. Be sure they are labeled “sunglasses” and are not just fashion glasses. Fashion glasses will reduce the glare, but do not prevent damage from UV rays. Children should wear real sunglasses, not toy sunglasses. Wraparound styles offer the most protec-

The North Haven Citizen — Friday, June 22, 2012 Continued from page 1 my days here at North Haven, a smile comes to my face thinking about the friendships we have made, the experiences we have shared that made us better people, and the faculty that challenged us to never to give up. I stand here today, in front of each and every one of my classmates, to congratulate you on your accomplishments. Getting through year after year wasn’t always the easiest thing to do, but we have done it and now the real world is that much closer to us. I will keep North Haven close to my heart, and I will do the same for everyone by whom I was surrounded. I did not get to know everyone here as well as I would have liked, but I truly mean it when I say that I wish the best of luck to everyone in everything you set out to do in your lives. I wish you happiness and success and encourage you to cherish the times that we have had together because they were special ones. It went by too fast. I wish I could have slowed time to take deep breath and look around. Let’s all remember to do that today. Our country is facing some difficult issues, but I look at these problems and I know for a fact that the people sitting here today will make a difference that will be felt all over the world. I am honored to be part of this class where everyone is uniquely talented. I look forward to seeing and hearing what everyone does because I know big things are bound to happen to the people in this class. “To help students become responsible, educated, and productive citizens who can thrive in an everchanging world” is part of our high school mission statement. As I look around, I know it holds true that we have become uniquely talented individuals who will thrive in an everchanging world. The next chapter in our lives has just begun. Are you ready? I know I am. Congratulations! Speeches courtesy of the North Haven High School administration.

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The FIRST installment, of Real Estate and Personal Property taxes for the Town of North Haven on the Grand List of October 1, 2011, Is due and payable July 1, 2012. Motor vehicle taxes are due IN FULL July 1, 2012. Payments must be received by (or bear the U. S. Postal Service postmark dated no later than) August 1, 2012, To avoid interest accrual. As of August 2, 2012, interest will accrue at the rate of 1½ % per month or fraction thereof (18% per year), on all unpaid taxes due in July on the 2011 Grand List and will be computed from July 1, 2012. Each addition of interest shall become due and collectable and shall be figured on the original amount of tax. If Back Taxes are due, payments will be applied to the oldest outstanding bill first; Interest will be paid before principal and fees. On each tax bill that becomes delinquent, either the 1 ½% per month interest (or a minimum interest charge of $2.00, whichever is greater) will be collected. All delinquent Motor Vehicle taxes requiring a release for Department of Motor Vehicle registration should be paid by cash or money order to avoid delay in obtaining said release. Failure to receive a bill does not invalidate the tax; interest cannot be waived. The Tax Collector's office is located in Memorial Town Hall, 18 Church Street, North Haven. We are open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday (except legal holidays). Timely payments may be mailed to P.O. Box 900, Hartford, Ct 06143-0900. If a receipt is desired, a selfaddressed stamped envelope must accompany payment. Payments for accounts with Back Taxes due, as well as all deliquent payments, should be mailed directly to the Tax Collector’s office, at the above referenced address. DATED AT NORTH HAVEN, CT THIS 18TH DAY OF JUNE, 2012 J. STACEY YARBROUGH TOWN CLERK & REGISTRAR OF VITAL RECORDS/TAX COLLECTOR LOST & FOUND

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Friday, June 22, 2012 — The North Haven Citizen

ATTIC & BASEMENTS CLEANED GARY Wodatch Demolition Svs Sheds, pools, decks, garages. Quick, courteous srv. All calls returned. Ins. #566326. Office 203-235-7723/Cell 860-558-5430 GARY Wodatch Debris removal of any kind. Homeowner’s, contractor’s, small dumpsters avail. Quick, courteous srv. All calls returned. Ins. #566326. Office 203-235-7723/Cell 860-558-5430 GARY Wodatch Demolition Svs Sheds, pools, decks, garages. Quick, courteous srv. All calls returned. Ins. #566326. Office 203-235-7723/Cell 860-558-5430

EXCAVATING

JUNK REMOVAL

GRADING, Drainage, Foundations, Trucking, Retaining Walls, Pavers, Water/Sewer/Septic. Lic. #1682. Cariati Developers, Inc. 203-238-9846 MC/Visa Accepted

JT’S LANDSCAPING, LLC Top Quality Work. Full Lawn Maintenance. Free estimates today! Licensed & insured. 203-213-6528 Reg #616311

FENCING Cornerstone Fence & Ornamental Gates. All types of fence. Res/Comm. AFA Cert. Ins’d. Call John Uvino 203237-GATE. CT Reg #601060

LANDSCAPING

HAVE DUMP TRUCK- Will carry out junk, debris, furniture, appliances, etc. We Take It All! Free Estimates. Call Ed.

GUTTERS

MOWING RICK’S AFFORDABLE CleanUps, Mulch, Brush, Pricker & Small Tree Removal. Trim Hedges. Clean Gutters & Powerwash. Top Soil/Seed . 203-530-4447 WE WEED GARDENS NORM THE GARDENER (203) 265-1460

CARPENTRY

PLUMBING

ROOFING

SIDING

MEDINA Sewer & Drain Cleaning Services LLC Quality work at affordable prices. 24hr Service. Benny Medina 203-909-1099 DO NOT Flush money down the drain, call Duane Plumbing, heating. Quality work, low rates Major credit cards accptd. 203379-8944 lic. #283401 P1

POWER WASHING

ROOFING, SIDING WINDOWS AND MORE Free Estimates/Fully Insured Reg #604200/Member BBB 860-645-8899

ROOFING, SIDING WINDOWS AND MORE Free Estimates/Fully Insured Reg #604200/Member BBB 860-645-8899

LAWN & GARDEN

Siding, Roofing, Windows, Decks, Sunrms, Additions

Over 25 years experience. Call today for free estimates. Call 203-440-3535 Ct. Reg. #578887

203-237-0350

GUTTER CLEANING

CT Reg. #516790

Seamless Gutters Custom Gutter Covers Life no clog warranty Comm & Resid CTHandiMan.com 1-800-890-8638

MR. HANDY Home Improvement & Repairs. No Job Too Small. CT Reg #624078 Call Larry (860) 877-5678 REPAIRS Large or Small. Stairs, railing, interior, exterior, entry door & window replacement done by owner. Also provide addition, finish bsmnt, decks & complete home improvements. Free est. 203-238-1449 #578107 www.marceljcharpentier.com

DECKS

CUSTOM DECKS for your family Also do Roofing, Siding & Gutters Accepting all credit cards CT Reg #621315 (203) 675-8084

GUTTERS DON’T WORK IF THEY’RE DIRTY For gutter cleaning, Call Kevin at (203) 440-3279 Fully insured. CT Reg. #569127

C&M CONSTRUCTION *THE DECK SPECIALIST* 10% OFF cmconstructionct.com 203-630-6459 CT Reg #608488

ELECTRICAL SERVICE T.E.C. Electrical Svc LLC All Phases of Electrical Work 24 hr. Emergency Service

SMALL JOBS WELCOME

203-237-2122

MASONRY EL GUAPO’S JUNK REMOVAL Small Electrical Jobs Welcome CT #E10194715. Insured 203-440-0239 or 860-324-0874

Pete In The Pickup Junk Removal No Job too Big/Small We Do it All 203-886-5110

KITCHEN & BATH REMODELING

HANDYPERSONS A-1 HANDYMANPLUS CT Reg #606277. Give us a Call - WE DO IT ALL! Free estimates. 203-631-1325

Siding, Roofing, Windows, Decks, Sunrms, Additions

MR. HANDY Home Improvement & Repairs. No Job Too Small. CT Reg #624078 Call Larry (860) 877-5678

CT Reg. #516790

HEATING & COOLING

$1000 OFF Contracts Signed in June (203) 284-0137 Reg #558927

ROTOTILLING Garden Bill with Troy Bilt. No garden too small. (203) 294-1160

DO NOT Freeze this WINTER! Call Duane Plumbing, heating & cooling. Annual furnace & boiler tune-ups & cleanings. Quality work. Major credit cards. Low rates. Call 203379-8944 #400335-S1

HOME IMPROVEMENTS ALBERTS HOME REPAIRS Remodeling, Windows, Doors, Siding, Decks, Floors Lic & ins #623837 203-592-1148

HOUSE CLEANING CLEANING And professional organizing. Affordable rates and references. Mary Ann (203) 639-7297

203-237-0350 Give Your Bathroom A New Look! Partials or full, handicap upgrades, convert tubs into shower units. CTHandiMan.com 1-800-890-8638

LANDSCAPING GARY Wodatch Landscape Svs. Hedge/tree trim., trimming over grown properties. Est 1985. All calls returned. #0620397. Office 203-235-7723 cell 860-558-5430 YARD Clean Ups Mowing, hedge trimming, brush, shrub & tree removal. Dump Runs. Junk Removal. Don 203-235-1318 BILL RUDOLPH LANDSCAPING Landscape Design & Renovations, Retaining Walls, Walkways, Patios, Drainage & Backhoe Work. In Business 40 Yrs. Free Est, Reasonable Rates. Lic #563661. Call 203-237-9577.

JIMMY’S MASONRY Stonewalls, steps, patios, chimneys, all types. Lic. & Ins’d. 27 yrs exp. Call for free est. 860-2744893 CT. Reg. #604498 MNA SERVICES CHIMNEY and MASONRY work. Fully insured and licensed. Inspections, Repair & Const. Paver Patios, Steps, Walls, etc. CT Reg #0674024 (203)714-7143 Or Cell (203)600-9439 FREE est. SENIOR DISCOUNTS W. BOOBER MASONRY 25 yrs exp in all types of masonry CT Reg # 0626708 Call 203-235-4139 AMERICAN MASONRY Stone Wall, Brick block, Repairs, Stairs, Patios, Chimney’s, Sidewalks, Stucco. Free Est. #0577098 Jimmy 203-982-3087 MARIO’S Masonry. All types of masonry and repair work. No job too small. Over 20 years exp. Fully lic & ins. 0614297. 203-565-5904 or 203-271-7917

A-1 Quality Powerwashing HOT WATER, LOW RATES Call Dennis 203-630-0008

POWER WASHING Is Spring Cleaning Siding, Roofing, Windows, Decks, Sunrms, Additions

203-237-0350

CT Reg. #516790

POWERWASHING Houses, decks, fences. Local co., satisfaction guar. Insured. Olsen Oil & Power Washing 203-272-2699

CT Reg. #516790

CPI HOME IMPROVEMENT HIGHEST Quality-LOWEST Price Siding ● Roofing Windows ● Remodeling ● Decks ● Gutters Additions ●Credit cards accepted 203-634-6550 CT Reg #0632415

ROOFING

C&M CONSTRUCTION *THE ROOFING SPECIALIST* 10% OFF cmconstructionct.com 203-630-6459 CT Reg #608488 CPI HOME IMPROVEMENT HIGHEST Quality-LOWEST Price Siding ● Roofing Windows ● Remodeling ● Decks ● Gutters Additions ●Credit cards accepted 203-634-6550 CT Reg #0632415

V. NANFITO Roofing, Siding, Windows, Decks Remodeling Gutters CT Reg#570192 (203) 639-1634

SERVICES OFFERED

T.E.C. Electrical Svc LLC All Phases of Electrical Work 24 hr. Emergency Service $1000 OFF Contracts Signed in June (203) 284-0137 Reg #558927

SMALL JOBS WELCOME

203-237-2122

PAVING

Over 25 yrs exp. Paving, seal coating, concrete work. CT Reg#0577005. 203-237-6058

PLUMBING PLUMBING & HEAT Family owned small co. Clean, Professional. Call-Frontline Plumbing & FireSprinks llc.203-213-0691

V. NANFITO Siding, Roofing, Windows, Decks Remodeling Gutters CT Reg#570192 (203) 639-1634

TOP SOIL SAND & FILL BEAUTIFUL FARM FRESH Screened Top Soil. Fill, Sand & Stone, Mulch. Picked up or delivered. No minimum. Cariati Developers, Inc. 203-238-9846

HAZELWOOD EXCAVATING

Gonzalez Construction ★★★★★★★★ Roofing, siding, windows, decks, gutters & remodeling. ★★★★★★★★

203-639-0032 joe@ gonzalezconstructionllc.com Fully license/insured. Reg #HIC577319

203-269-0135 TREE SERVICES

Cornerstone Fence & Ornamental Gates. All types of fence. Res/Comm. AFA Cert. Ins’d. Call John Uvino 203237-GATE. CT Reg #601060

A-1 QUALITY PAINTING

D & G PAVING

203-237-0350

Dry farm screened topsoil. ROOFING, Siding, Decks, Gutters Lifetime Warranties Available Accepting all credit cards. CT Reg #621315 (203) 675-8084

PAINTING/ WALLPAPERING Specializing in Wood/Aluminum siding. Low rates. Reg#533474. Call Dennis 203-630-0008 L & E PAINTING. Professional and Affordable. Lic & ins. Call Trevor 203-938-3789. CT Reg #623250. www.landeprop.com.

Siding, Roofing, Windows, Decks, Sunrms, Additions

On the outside. FREE ESTIMATES. #569127 Call Kevin 203-440-3279

SIDING

Gonzalez Construction Roofing, siding, windows, decks, gutters & remodeling.

203-639-0032 joe@gonzalezconstructionllc.com Fully Lic & Ins Reg #577319

GARY WODATCH LLC Tree Removal, All calls returned Reg #0620397. Quick courteous service. Office 203-235-7723 or Cell 860-558-5430 PRICKER REMOVAL RICK’S AFFORDABLE Spring clean-ups, hedge trim, brush, tree, pricker & underbrush removal. No job too big or too small. 11 yrs exp. 203-530-4447

LAVIGNE’S TREE SERVICE IN BUSINESS 31 YRS. Tree removal. Stump grinding. Crane Service. Free Estimates. Fully insured. 203-294-1775 lavignestreeservicellc.com NEW England Tree Service LLC, fully licensed & insured. Top quality work, 24 hr storm service. Refs avail. Free est. CT Reg 570899. Call (203) 699-TREE


30 MISCELLANEOUS FOR SALE CRAFTSMAN Wet/Dry Vac 16gal. Good Condition $35. 203-630-1087 DOG Crate for large dog. Very good condition. $60. 203-265-3427

GREAT Buy! - Bedspread Reversible - Pink & Purple. Full size with shams. $20. Call (203) 269-3517 Leave Message! JOGGING STROLLER Baby Trend. Great condition. $50. (203)237-8739 LEER TRUCK CAP Took off 7ft. longbed S10 pickup $100/Best Offer. 203-868-1707 TURTLE Sand Box or Kidde Pool Clean, $15. 860-682-4435 VERIWAVE Air mattress by Pegasus, electrical unit included, exc. cond. Invacare wheel chair, tilts in 5 positions, has head rest, air inflated seat. (860) 828-5529

SPORTING GOODS & HEALTH 12 GAUGE Shotgun reloading supplies. Many extras. $350 or best offer Ask for Joe (203) 630-2599

PISTOL PERMIT CERTIFICATION CLASS Required for CT applicants. $100 Call 203-415-1144

SWIMMING POOLS & SPAS ABOVE Ground Pool, 18ft, Pump, 1.5hp, filter, heater, gate ladder, new liner, must be removed, 4 years old, $850, 203-626-5325 or 203-200-9582

The North Haven Citizen — Friday, June 22, 2012 WANTED TO BUY

CASH For WWII Military Items

203-238-3308

DEE’S ANTIQUES Buying Collectibles, Jewelry & Silver. China, Glass, Military, Musical. Anything old & unusual. Single item to an estate.

203-235-8431 OLD BICYCLES Don’t throw away that old bike. Hobbyman needs your help. Free pickup! Bikes will be recycled. Help save a bike! 203-494-9641

MUSICAL INSTRUMENT & INSTRUCTIONS FREE UPRIGHT PIANO Henry T Miller Fair Condition Needs Tuning Call 203 376 3047 PIANO FREE Lester Piano and Bench Needs Some Work 203-269-3874

Voice Lessons All Ages and Levels Welcome

Piano Lessons Beginner to Intermediate De Fiore Vocal & Piano Studio Roberta (203) 630-9295

APARTMENTS FOR RENT

Flanders West Apts Southington

WANTED TO BUY 1, 2 OR 3 ITEMS OR AN ESTATE

$$$ CA$H $$$ Estate sale service. Costume Jewelry, Antiques, paintings, Meriden-made items, toys, lamps. Call Todd Shamock 203-237-3025

1-2 ITEMS Silverware, China, Glass. Furniture. 50’s Items. Whole Estates.

Studio & 1 Bedroom Apts Affordable Housing for qualified applicants 50 yrs of age or older. Amenities Include: Computer Learning Center, TV/ Games Lounge, Laundry Facilities, Off Street Parking, Free Bus Service to local shopping ctrs. On site: Resident Serv. Coord. Small Pets Accepted Please call 860-621-3954 for information. TTY: 711

Always Buying All Contents of Estates. Antique, old toys & collectibles. furniture, costume jewelry, etc. Call or stop by Frank’s, 18 S. Orchard St. Wallingford. 203-379-8731 or 203-284-3786 Open Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm ALWAYS BUYING CASH PAID Vintage Electronics, Amps, Musical Instruments, Guitars, Radios, Ham Equipment, CB, HiFi, Audio Equipment. 860-707-9350

Always Buying, Old, used and antique handtools. Carpentry, Machinist, Engraving and Workbench tools. If you have old or used tools that are no longer being used, call with confidence. Fair & friendly offers made in your home. Please call Cory 860-322-4367

MERIDEN -Studio, 1 & 2 BR apts. $750-$950. Call (203) 376-2160 or (203) 213-6175 MERIDEN Cook Avenue 1 BR. 2nd fl. Renovated. New paint. $775 includes heat, hot water and electric. (203) 265-4664 MERIDEN Newton St - Large 2 Bdrm/1 Bath, Garage, W/D Included. Sec Dep, $850/Mo. Available 7/1. 203-410-6967 MERIDEN- Large 1BR w/balcony & swimming pool at Crown Village, 581 Crown Street. $765/mo. including heat & HW. 203-856-6472 MERIDEN-3BR apts. 2nd & 3rd flrs. Hdwd flrs. $700 & up. No pets. Utils not incld. Section 8 approved. Call 860-983-6336 MERIDEN. 3rd flr 1 BR $550. 2nd flr 3 BR, $875. Stove & refrig incl. Close to hospital, mall & hwys. No utils incl. No pets. Off st parking. 1 mo sec req. (203) 410-8034 MIDDLETOWN. 1st flr, 2 BR, 2 bath, sec & ref. Completely redone. $1100 monthly. Call Ray 203-238-1977, Remax. SOUTHINGTON 3 Bdrm. Large, Clean, Appliances incl. W/D Hook Up. $1100 Month. 860-681-5233. credit check SOUTHINGTON Farmstead Apts. Lge 2 story 3 BR, 1 1/2 bath end unit. $1300/mo includes heat & hw. 2 mos sec. W/D hookups in cellar. No pets. Fresh paint. Wooded view, quiet area, near downtown/exit 31 I84. Kelley Elementary School. Owner at site. Fridge, electric range, dw, disposal. Also 2 BR, 1 1/2 bath, $1050/mo. (860) 833-3311 SOUTHINGTON Updated 1 BR, 2nd fl. Very Clean. Hdwd floors, Appls. Off st parking. No utils. No pets. Sec & refs. $650/mo. 860-621-4463 or 860-302-6051 SPRING SPECIAL MERIDEN- 1BR - $750/month. Heat, Hot Water, Electric included. Private balcony. 1 month free rent. Ask for details. Call for info 203-639-4868 WALFD 2 Bed, 2nd FL, Glass Porch, Appliances, WD hookup. Storage. Off st parking. No Pets. Very clean. Dead end st. Owner /Agent. $875. 203-269-7348 WALLINGFORD - 1 & 2 BRs Nice area. Stove & Refrigerator. Off st parking. Modern. No pets. Available July1. 203-284-2077 or 203-654-6190

WALLINGFORD 1 BR Apts. $665-$800

203-238-3499 2ND GENERATION Buys Napier Jewelry, Sterling, Old Lamps & Lamp Parts, Old Dolls, Collectibles, Dep Glass. One Item to Entire Estate. 203 639-1002

APARTMENTS FOR RENT

MER Large 1BR, 1 st Fl. Large kit. appliances, a/c, coin op laundry. Many updates. Heat & HW incl. No pets/no smoking. $825/mo + sec. (203) 626-2320 MER. Furnished Apts. East Side Incl Heat, HW, Elec. 1 BR, 1st Fl, $845/mo+sec. 1BR, 2nd Fl $801 /mo+sec. 203-630-3823 12pm8pm or Meridenrooms.com MERIDEN - 1 BEDROOM Kitchen, Living Room, 3rd Floor. $650 per month plus utilities. Call 203-980-6184 MERIDEN 1 BR New Carpets, freshly painted. Secure building. Ample parking. W& D available. No pets. $800 + security. 203- 376-1259 MERIDEN 1 Br, 4 rm, Victorian on Broad St. Sunken DR & Kit. Attractive & prvt. WD hookup. $750 mnth. Single garage avail 203-272-6593 or 203-213-8833. MERIDEN 1, 2 & 3 BRs starting at $620. Sec & refs a must. Off st parking. No dogs. Section 8 approved. Call 203-935-6612 or 203-537-6137 MERIDEN 3 BR, 1st fl. Off st parking. Stove & refrigerator. Extra area for office. No pets. $850 + 1 mo sec. 203 464-3083

203-213-6175 or 203-376-2160 WALLINGFORD 2 Bedroom Apt 1.50 baths. Appls. AC. Lg gar with laundry room. WD hookup. Lease, credit, sec. No pets/ No smoking. $1275 203 238-2558 WALLINGFORD Choate Area Quiet 1 BR, 3rd Floor. Appliances. $675/month. 2 Months Security and lease. No smoking. No pets. (203) 269-9642

APARTMENTS FOR RENT MERIDEN. 2nd flr, 5 rm, 2 BR, sec & refs. $975/ mo. Call owner/agent, 203-238-1977.

ROOMMATES MERIDEN Male seeks same to share 3 BR home. $400/mo, plus sec. Utilities included. (203) 503-4611

ROOMS FOR RENT MERIDEN CLEAN SAFE ROOMS Includes Heat, HW, Elec, Kit Priv. East Side. Off-st park. $125/wk. + sec. Call 12-8pm 203-630-3823 or www.Meridenrooms.com MERIDEN Clean, Safe Room. 203-634-8084 Utilities & fridge included. Share kitchen/bath. $120 per week - plus security. MERIDEN Room Available First Week Free! Utilities included! $115/Week. Available Now. Off Street Lighted Parking 203-213-8589

VACATION & SEASONAL RENTALS

INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR DELIVERY CARRIERS WANTED Come join our fast growing team of contracted adult carriers who earn up to $13,000.00 annually delivering newspapers for up to 2 hours in the early morning. It is a great way to subsidize your annual income without interfering with your regular job or quality time at home. If you are interested in being contracted on a

route or being a substitute in Wallingford, Meriden, Southington or Cheshire Please call Record-Journal Circulation

(203) 634-3933

WESTBROOK, CT 3 Bedroom, direct waterfront cottage on private beach. Available June 30-July 7. 860-833-2866

GARAGE & STORAGE SPACE FOR RENT

HOUSES FOR SALE

10’ x 20’ & 20’ X 45’ With electricity & heat Available Now. 203-751-1977

Account Clerk

WANTED TO RENT 2 BR in good area. Good credit. Call (203) 630-2340 WANTED 2 or 3 BR Apartment in Southington or Plainville. Prefer duplex or multi-family. Contact Bruce (860) 747-3307

HOUSES FOR SALE

MERIDEN 128 Gale Avenue. 2 Family, Highly desirable location, property sold as is. 1520 sq ft, under .5 acre. Each floor has kitchen, bedroom, living room, bathroom. $160,000. 203-710-6661

CONDOMINIUMS FOR SALE

1 Village View, So. Meriden. Gorgeous 2 bed 1.5 bath end unit. Quiet neighborhood, borders Cheshire. Fully remodeled. Vaulted ceilings, granite counters, SS appls. A must see! $149,900. Call Josh 203-996-1719. Owner/Agent. Keller Williams Realty

WALLINGFORD- 2BR, 1st fl, MUST SEE! 5 rooms, bathroom EIK, HW fl, 2 porches, w/d hkup, off-st park. Heat, HW & trash pickup incl. $1300. 203-464-1847

MERIDEN. $169,900 Must see this cozy well mntn cape, HDWD FLS thru-out, cer tiel kit bths, EIK, enc. Porch, den or 3rd bdrm, tons of closets & stor. Fin LL. 2nd kit & den w/ add't stor. Flwr bds, conv to hw, scls & shops. Call Annmarie McPherson 203-265-5618

Performs a wide variety of accounting clerk duties in the Business Office of the Wallingford Electric Division. The position requires a H.S. diploma plus 4 years of related experience, or any equivalent combination of experience and training substituting on a one-for-one basis. $20.63 to $25.05 hourly plus an excellent fringe benefit package. Apply: Personnel Department Town of Wallingford 45 South Main Street Wallingford, CT 06492 The closing date will be that date the 50th application form/resume is received, or June 29, 2012, whichever occurs first. EOE

Advertising Sales Representative

WALLINGFORD-Wonderful 3 BR ranch on half acre level lot. Garage, FP, Cair and bsmt rec room. Yalesville, walk to all schools. Call Nicky Waltzer 203-265-5618

MOBILE HOMES FOR SALE

WALLINGFORD SILVER POND APTS Community for Seniors 62+. 2 BR apts, $900/mo. Heat, hot water & electric included. Call 203-265-2147.

HELP WANTED

HELP WANTED

Wallingford/Durham

WALLINGFORD. In Loring Court, an over 55 adult park. New listings. 1. 28x34 2 BR, 1 bath with 3 season room, well maintained with updates, central ac, asking $79,900. 2. 12x65 3 bed 1 bath with storage building and full patio awning, asking $59,900. Still available a 14x56 with 3 season room, 2 BRs, 1 bath, new carpets and new linoleum just installed, central ac, asking $59,900. Call Bill Loring, Park Owner at 203269-8808 for more info

Record-Journal Publishing Company’s Classified Department is seeking an Advertising Sales Representative who is ready to achieve success. Your responsibilities will include taking classified ads and making outbound sales calls. The successful candidate must possess a reliable vehicle, good oral and written communication skills, type at least 45wpm, be well organized, and have excellent follow-through skills. Telemarketing experience is preferred, but we will train the right candidate. Please email resume to: kboath@ record-journal.com

Business Development Sales Representative The Record-Journal is looking for an energetic, creative, forward thinking individual to work full time to help develop print & digital advertising. You will provide: *Demonstrated sales experience with a history of attaining goals *Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously while being mindful of making revenue goals for each *Ability to converse with advertisers about both digital and print-based advertising campaigns We will provide: *Team Atmosphere with members working towards common goals *Opportunity for growth *Competitive compensation package & benefits. If the opportunity to be a leader in our successful, community-minded organization excites you, forward your resume to: Myrecordjournal.com Attn: Kim Boath New Media Sales Position 11 Crown Street Meriden CT 06450 or email: kboath@ record-journal.com

A Marketplace ad is an easy way to sell your merchandise, and it’s easy on your wallet, too.


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Friday, June 22, 2012 — The North Haven Citizen HELP WANTED BODY SHOP TECHNICIAN The Body Shop at Richard Chevrolet is looking for a talented technician. Our high volume collision shop is very clean and has state-of-the-art equipment. Work where your skills will be rewarded. Aggressive pay plan, paid personal & vacation days, highly rated medical insurance, dental plan, and life insurance. Contact Gary Plourde at 203-272-1000 ext. 142

CUSTODIAN Maintenance workers needed for the Wallingford Public Schools to work either the 2:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M. or the 3:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. shifts. Hourly rate: $16.84 to $20.81 hourly plus shift differential. Requires some experience in building maintenance work. The closing date for applications is June 29, 2012, or the date we receive the fiftieth (50) application, whichever occurs first. Apply: Personnel Department Town of Wallingford 45 South Main St. Wallingford, CT 06492 (203) 294-2080 EOE CUSTOMER SERVICE Part time Lyman Products seeks a part time individual with excellent phone skills to assist customers with orders and product information. Data entry, general office and MS Office skills required. Please mail or fax resume: Lyman Products Corp. 475 Smith St. Middletown, CT 06457 FAX: 860 632 1699

A growing Central CT ISO and ITAR certified Class A die house, with expanding metal stamping and CNC/ WIRE EDM machining and turning operations is looking to fulfill the below positions.

Sales Support Engineer Senior Quality Engineer Experienced quality engineer needed to perform a variety of duties in a fast paced quality department. Knowledge of GD&T and SPC required, experience with ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485:2003, and Six Sigma desirable. Must have a working knowledge of standard measuring tools and equipment, including multi-sensor CMM. Experience with automotive PPAP requirements helpful. Able to follow, review, and update established procedures as required. Prior training and supervisory experience in a production environment a definite plus. Min. 5 yrs experience.

CNC / Wire EDM Manager The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years experience, be self-motivated with good communication skills. Responsibilities include production planning, managing operators, setting up and editing and/or programming 4th and 5th axis vertical mills using Mastercam 10, and ordering tooling and supplies.

Always a sale in Marketplace

Monday, June 18, 2012 9:30am-12:00pm and 1pm - 4pm Courtyard Marriott Waterbury 63 Grand Street, Waterbury, CT 06702 C o m m u n i t y R e s i d e n c es , In c . is looking for dedicated Direct Care professionals - Residential Instructors & LPNs to work with and assist developmentally disabled adults in our group homes located in and around Plymouth/Torrington and Winsted. Qualified applicants will have a ● F/T, P/T and per diem

positions available

& pension

We offer competitive wages and excellent benefits. This includes: ● A Profit Sharing Plan ● Employer 401k Match Program ● Vacation Benefits ● Medical, Dental, Short Term Disability, and Group Life

Apply in person, e-mail jobs@componenteng.com or fax to 203-269-1357

605 West Queen Street Southington, CT by July 13, 2012 Detailed job posting and job description will be available for review at Department Offices.

Direct Care/ Residential Instructors /LPNs

● Benefits package, 401K

Immediate opening for a first shift tool and die maker. Must be able to build and repair progressive and secondary tooling. A minimum of 3 years experience is required. Must be able to work with limited supervision.

TOWN OF SOUTHINGTON

Southington Water Department

OPEN HOUSE RECRUITMENT

● All shifts available ● Competitive Salary

Tool & Die Maker

Serious and Qualified Applicants Only!

Offers of employment will be subject to successfully passing a pre-employment physical exam, including a urinalysis drug test, and a criminal back ground check. Apply in person at:

Human Services

Sales support engineer needed to assist in the quoting process, focusing on Progressive Die Fixtures and Machining. Strong organizational skills and communication interface required. Must have solid blue print skills and be a team player. Ideal candidate will have tool, Engineering, QC, and/or machining background.

Water Utility Maintenance Operators

Public water utility seeks someone with a minimum two years experience in water utility distribution operations or equivalent plumbing or mechanical experience to perform meter reading, plant maintenance work, construction work and related duties. Must enjoy working outdoors. High School Diploma and valid CT motor vehicle operator’s license are required. Must establish and maintain a bona-fide personal residence within fifteen - (15) mile radius of Southington Water Department’s office located at 605 West Queen Street, Southington, CT within six months from date of hire.

MEDICAL CAREERS

FOR DIRECTIONS, PLEASE CALL Courtyard Marriott in Waterbury on (203) 596 1000. Use the Parking Garage and your ticket will be validated for this event.

108 N. Plains Industrial Road, Wallingford, CT 06492

Drivers Per Diem- Continuing Care Retirement Community. Must have an excellent driving record & the ability to relate well to the elderly. Req’s exp. in driving clients to appointments. Current CDL license is pref’d. Will transport residents to medical appointments, shopping & community events. Looking for candidates w/ a pleasant personality & good organizational skills. Come join our mission of service to the elderly! No Phone Calls! Apply in person, Mon – Fri – 8a- 7p, Weekends 10a–3p. Elim Park Baptist Home, 140 Cook Hill Road, Cheshire, CT 06410. EOE, A/A,M/F, D/V.

HELP WANTED CUSTODIAN Part Time - 15 Hrs/Wk. Must speak English. Call (203) 235-2581 MondayFriday for more information. DRIVER Experienced Reefer Drivers & Independent Contractors needed for Regional Positions. Top of the line equipment and plenty of freight. Call Today! 877-491-1112 or www.primeinc.com DRIVER FT PT Wknds. Class A CDL w/Tanker, Hazmat, TWIC CARD, Medical. Exp w/ Gasoline Stations. Apply at Tuxis Ohrs 80 Britannia St., Meriden

JOB FAIR Meriden DOL 85 West Main Street Meriden, CT 06451 Thurs 6-21-12 9am-11am CNC Set Up/Oper/Programmers QC/Asmbly/Pick/Pack Infinistaff (860) 223-5100

You name it. With Marketplace, anything goes.

HELP WANTED

Production Lead Candidates are being accepted for a Production Lead Person with one or more years experience with hand assembly operations. Typing skills, computer skills, strong organizational skills, people skills and a high school diploma are required. This position coordinates the flow of various work stations, trains coworkers and demonstrates appropriate work procedures. Other responsibilities include the completion of area paperwork, monitoring the availability of materials and assisting coworkers in job related decisions. We offer an excellent benefit package. Hourly rate: $13.00 $15.00. Interested applicants may complete an application at Fosdick Fulfillment Corporation. 26 Barnes Industrial Road North, Wallingford, CT 06492, fax a resume to 203-679-3270 or email: katheer@fosdickcorp.com.

HELP WANTED HVAC INSTALLER 10 years min. exp., licensed journeyman only. Looking for a career - not a job? Then fax your resume to: 203-237-1514. LIGHT Pick Up & Delivery needed. Part Time. Call Chuck 860620-5900 NEED HOUSECLEANERS MAIDPRO Of Southington. Must be available M-F, 8-5, need DLic, reliable car. Up to $12/hr w/tips, gas reimb. Call (203) 630-2033 Ext 118 Se habla espanol

Teaching Position (Long-term Substitute) Wallingford Public Schools is seeking candidates for a longterm substitute TESOL position at the elementary level. (State certification #111 required). Spanish speaking preferred. Position begins September, 2012 for approximately three months. Please send resume and certification to: Jan O. Guarino Assistant Superintendent for Personnel 142 Hope Hill Road Wallingford, CT 06492 EOE

● On the Job Training Provided

High School Diploma or Equiv, and a Valid CT Driver's License. For LPNs, you will have a CT LPN License. Come talk with us! See how you can make a difference in an individual's life. Bring two written letters of professional reference and be interviewed on the spot. Can't make it? Apply online at www.criinc.org

Component Engineers, Inc.

HELP WANTED

● Weekend differential

HELP WANTED

OUR Company is looking for a Service Tech for A/C, Gas and Oil. Starting Pay @ $30 Per Hour based on experience. Holiday, Vac and Med Benefits. Send Resume to: Record-Journal, Box 25M, 11 Crown Street, Meriden CT 06450

PART Time. Earn $$$ can vassing. Experience pre ferred but will train. Must have car. 860-305-5002

Teaching Positions Wallingford Public Schools is seeking CT certified candidates for the following 2012/13 anticipated teaching positions: Middle School Level: World Language (Spanish); High School Level: English; Family & Consumer Science; Language Arts Intervention (.6); Mathematics Department Chairperson (also teaches classes); World Language (Spanish); Systemwide: School Psychologist; World Language Resource (Spanish certification preferred). Apply on-line through our website www.wallingford.k12.ct.us. EOE

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST Related Services Easter Seals Rehabilitation of Central CT has an immediate opening for a full time OTR/L (35hrs/per week) in a local school district. Experience in related services preferred. Comprehensive benefit package. For information call 203-237-1448, X23 or email: bmalinowski@eswct.com

HELP WANTED

Wallingford Public Schools

Middle School Assistant Principal (Dag Hammarskjold Middle School) Start Date: On or about July 16, 2012 Intermediate administrator’s certification and experience as a teacher and administrator at the middle school level preferred. Regionally competitive salary and benefits package. Apply on-line @ www.wallingford.k12.ct.us Deadline: July 6, 2012 EOE YARD JOCKEY Exp with Tractor Trailers.12 Hr shifts. EOE. Call Kevin 203-741-0019 between 10am & 2pm.


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The North Haven Citizen — Friday, June 22, 2012

SALE DATES: Thurs. June 21 - June 27, 2012

JOB LOT

All Terrain Beach Cart Compare $79

SAVE

6!

$

SAVE

39

$

31!

$

8.6’ Sit In/ Sit On Kayaks

48 Can Insulated Cooler

•Adjustable footbrace system •Padded backrest Compare $349.99

Comp. $24

STORE HOURS: Mon-Sat 8am-9pm; Sun 9am-8pm

Ocean State

Wonder Wheeler® Plus™

169

$

Sunglasses Villager & Access

8’ Wood Shaft Market Umbrella

SAVE

15!

$

by Claiborne Values $28-$58

3/$10

Our Reg. $40

25

$

10 Save on everything for the beach & pool!

$

Save on Aluminum Beach Chairs

33

Super Fizzat Insect Zapper

$

35

$

5 Position Canopy Chair

7 Position High Back EZ In EZ Out Chair

25

$

$

5 Position Beach Chair

Comp. $12

50

Backyard Bug & Mosquito Fogger

60” Metal Torch

15

$

$

7’ Beach Market Umbrella with Wind Vent

35

vented top

4

3

450

15

8’ Umbrella with built in Sand Anchor Shaft

7’ Sun Block Lined Beach Umbrella with Tilt

48” Citronella Torch

2

$

39

Briggs & Stratton® 3 in 1 Mulching Lawn Mower

Champion® 3000 PSI Pressure Washer Comp. $459.99

Front wheel drive 9 cut heights

Your Choice

Comp. $419

299

$

39

Citronella Torch Fuel 50oz

Wasp & Hornet Killer or Ant & Roach Insect Killer

$

SPF 100+

$

60

$

$

Folding Steel Patio Chair

24

20

5

Powdered Shock 1 Lb OR Liquid Shock

$

Zero Gravity MultiPosition Recliner

$

3/$

40

$

7.5’............

50

$

70

9’ Adjustable Tilt Aluminum Market Umbrella

Rustproof aluminum frame. Variety of fabrics & colors.

32 oz Citronella Candle Bucket

Your Choice

SAVE $5

C.

6

6

60” Bamboo Torch

7 1/2’ Jumbo Tilt Umbrella

C.

$

$

Compare $49.99

Your Choice

$

4

5

9’ Two-Tier Wood Frame Market Umbrella

E-Z lift crank, oil rubbed wood frame with brass accents.

B.

Your Choice

$

20

B.

7.5oz Bonus size Skinsations Pump Spray or Backwoods Aerosol

10’ Offset Patio Umbrella

360o rotation, powder coat frame. Compare $150

A.

Insect Repellent

20% stronger than the original

Adjustable SPF 100 sun blocking canopy

4 Position High Back EZ In EZ Out Chair

Cutter®

A.

10

$

Oversized Folding Arm Chair

Folding Quad Chair

Algaecide

1 Gallon

or Clarifier

1 Gallon

Your Choice

1 Gallon

499

Your Choice

2

99

100

$

12’x12’ Magnum Caravan

130

$

Compare $139.99

Express II 10’x10’

Compare $200

Concentrated Stabilized Chlorines 3” Jumbo Tabs • Quick Tabs • Sticks 65 Pint Electronic Digital Dehumidifier

1899

Auto off function, 10 liter tank or use optional drain connector. Compare $259

4 lbs

179

$

199

$

B.

Adjustable to 58” height Compare $34

16

$

6,000 BTU Air Conditioner

with Remote Control • Cools 150/250 sq. ft. room Compare $229

Compare $12

6

$ 9” High Velocity Fan

B. Oversized Heavyweight Beach Towels

3 speeds Compare $21

15

Compare $24

$

100’ Garden Hose

25

$

10

$ 15!

$

1244698

Tulip Sprinkler

3

$

16 Qt. Soilite Premium Potting Soil

99

5

$

Nelson 2750 Sq Ft Oscillating Sprinkler

6

$

35

$

4 $ 3

Miracle Gro All Purpose Plant Food 5 Lbs

10

$ HydroPro

Adirondack Stacking Chair

Water Chafing Pan................................... 1 Insert Pan 2.5” Deep...........................40¢ Insert Pan 4” Deep...............................60¢ $ Chafing Rack...................................... 2.99 Chafing Fuel...........................................50¢ $

27”x30” Kettle Grill

4

$

Comp. $9.............................

53”.................Comp. $20.....$10 59”.................Comp. $20.....$10 68”.................Comp. $20.....$10 80”.................Comp. $25.....$14

Assorted colors

Deluxe Flannel Lined

Hiback Chair SAVE $4.......................... 16 $ Chaise Lounge SAVE $5........................... 30

Made in the USA 3 Gallon Beverage Dispenser with Removable Ice Core

Assorted sizes & colors

40 $10

Stearns®

Sportsman’s Life Vests

WE RARELY LIMIT QUANTITIES!

1999

New colors & sizes! Sheeting Capris Garment dyed, 100% cotton Missy & plus

5

$

Compare $24

8

$

Roadhouse Grill Covers 68” Std..........Comp. $12........$6

$

15

$

Compare $10 or more! YOUR CHOICE

Vinyl Covers

1750

4

JUST ARRIVED!

Flannel Lined

Comp. $110

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Cooler Pack or Wide Seat

Padded Folding Chairs Compare $28

$

Ladies Ts OR Capris

Reversible patterns - twice the use Selection varies by store

Adult Full Wetsuits

$

Backpack Chairs

$

Ortho® 3 Pk Ant Traps

39

Disposable Aluminum Pans

30 oz bonus size

5

Party Pavillion 20’ x 30’

Compare $1299.99

$

Compare $20

Your Choice

Round Up Weed & Grass Killer

$

59999

Military Ts

Compare $25

Fits Most Patio Furniture!

3

Compare $600

Officially Licensed

37” Body Board

All-Weather Outdoor Cushions

$

10’x12’ Avalon

6’ Folding Table

1 lb

127 127 Gallon Gallon Deck Deck Box Box

Includes 4 Planter Baskets

Compare $80

Spectracide® Triazicide Outdoor Ant & Insect Killer

SAVE

$

300

$

A. 6 Foot Long Heavyweight Jacquard Beach Towels 100% cotton

A.

16” Oscillating Pedestal Fan

7 lbs........$29.99 15 lbs........$59.99 25 lbs........$79.99

•Superb quality grill covers •Crack resistant •Heavy duty vinyl construction

59”.................Comp. $30.....$18 68”.................Comp. $30.....$18

Premium pvc

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lifetime warranty

59”.................Comp. $40.....$19 68”.................Comp. $40.....$19

Mens Super Premium Ts OR Shorts

Mens & Ladies Polos

Compare $30 & more! YOUR CHOICE

Compare $20 YOUR CHOICE

5

$

5

$

American Made Petmate Kennels

Travellers Club® Famous Maker 24” Damask Pillows Comp. $40

12

$

LOOK FOR MANAGER’S UNADVERTISED SPECIALS IN ALL OUR STORES EVERY WEEK!

Hybrid Luggage

ABS bottom and back for durability EZ glide 8 wheel system

20” Expandable Hybrid Spinner $ Comp. $80............. 30 24” Expandable Hybrid Spinner $ Comp. $97............. 38 28” Expandable Hybrid Spinner $ Comp. $113............ 48

19”x12.5”x10”x8”..........Comp. $25.....$17 23”x14.5”x12”.................Comp. $35.....$20 26”x18.5”x16”.................Comp. $60.....$30

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06-22-2012 North Haven Citizen