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Volume 8, Number 19

Local mom’s blog lands her in best-selling book By Kyle Swartz The North Haven Citizen

When a North Haven mom began blogging last September, to protect the identity of her family online, she wrote under her first name Amy. Two months later, a fellow forename-only blogger Jen became aware of Amy’s website —

— and asked her to contribute to an anthology which ultimately became the best-seller I Just Want to Pee Alone. “I did not expect all of this,” said Amy, whose blog centers around her household, including her six-yearold boy and four-year-old girl. “It’s been very exciting. There have been book sign-

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ings. Some of the other people in the book were interviewed on television. I’m not quite ready for that yet.” “There are 36 stories in I Just Want to Pee Alone,” she added. “They’re all written by mothers with small children. The title of the book

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Police: Homeless man fails to appear in court for child porn charges By Lauren Sievert Special to The Citizen

A local man is facing charges of failing to appear in court in connection with child pornography charges. Lt. Kevin Glenn, police spokesman, said on May 2 the North Haven Police Department was notified of an outstanding arrest warrant

for Angel Edward Gandia, 36, who was last known to reside in North Haven. The arrest warrant was for failing to appear in court in April where Gandia was scheduled to face child pornography charges, Glenn said. Gandia is currently homeless and was located by North Haven police officers

and taken into custody without incident, Glenn said. Officers found Gandia on Universal Drive, believing him to live somewhere nearby in a wooded area. Gandia was held on a $500,000 bond and appeared in court in Meriden on May 3. Lauren Sievert reports for the Record-Journal, Meriden.

Young lacrosse team perseverant By Kevin Pataky and Kyle Swartz Special to The Citizen

The North Haven High School boys’ lacrosse team started the season with a 1-4 record, but then won four games in a row to

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First Selectman Michael Freda throws out the ceremonial first pitch of the 2013 North Haven Max Sinoway Little League season, to Majors player Alex Kwieraga, during opening day ceremonies at the Montowese Fields on April 27. For more photos, see pages 14-15.

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improve to 5-4 with victories over Stamford, Jonathan Law, Wilbur Cross and Hamden. The Indians’ last three wins in that streak were by 13 or more goals. “The kids worked extremely hard in practice,” said NHHS boys’ lacrosse head coach Eric Bailey. “That typically translates into success in games.” Last Wednesday night, the Indians traveled to Fairfield to take on the Falcons from Ludlowe, a step up in terms of talent compared to the teams they played leading up to the contest. North Haven wasn’t able to remain close in this one, as they dropped a 13-7 match. Their four-game win streak, and four straight games of scoring at least 10 goals, both ended. The loss dropped North Haven


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Motorcyclist faces charges after crash, gun brandishing By Lauren Sievert Special to The Citizen

Police said a Hamden man sustained serious injuries in a crash in Wallingford on South Turnpike Road on the evening of May 5, shortly after displaying a gun at a North Haven bar. Lt. Kevin Glenn, North Haven Police Department spokesman, said a North Haven bar stopped serving alcohol to Dennis Angelotti, 65, of Hamden, because he appeared intoxicated. Angelotti argued with the staff, then left on his motorcycle.

He went to another North Haven bar, which also refused to serve him. Angelotti returned to the first bar, where he started arguing with a bartender and asked customers if they wanted to fight, Glenn said. Angelotti was asked to leave, though customers saw he was holding a black revolver handgun. Angelotti fled the scene on his motorcycle when police were called. North Haven police broadcast a description of Angelotti and his motorcycle. A short time later, Wallingford police reported a rear-end

accident between a car and a motorcycle at about 5:20 p.m., north of the Cook Hill Road intersection with South Turnpike Road, Wallingford Police Lt. Anthony DeMaio said in a statement. The driver of the motorcycle was identified as Angelotti, DeMaio said. Angelotti was taken to YaleNew Haven Hospital with serious injuries. As of Monday afternoon, he was listed in stable condition and had been moved to a surgical floor, Officer Anthony Baur said. Traffic was delayed in

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Geek Continued from page 3 topics found in the pages of “Geek Mom.” Why superheros matter: “A superhero provides a compelling image: the ordinary looking person sees someone around him or her in trouble and springs into action revealing a hidden hero.” Of course, a variety of superhero costume instructions follow. On a similar theme is the chapter “Creating a secret lair”. For this, “you need at least one eager child, a large cardboard box, crayons, glitter” and an array of crafts items – then let the imagination run wild. Other topics range from “fitness for gamers” to genealogy which is deemed a

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Our needs really are small.” Titles of other blogs feaContinued from page 1 tured in the anthology also humorously speak to trials of has really resonated with being modern mothers: “I people. As mothers of young Love Them the Most When children, we don’t always get They’re Sleeping,” “Devine to pee with the door closed. Secrets of a Domestic Diva” and “Ninja Mom.” Amy’s essay published in I Just Want to Pee Alone is entitled Embarrassment, Thy Name is Motherhood. “It’s about all the ways my kids embarrass me,” laughed Amy, a stay-at-home mom. “For example, I took my oldest to see Santa Clause. Santa asked him, ‘Do you help out mom and dad?’ And my boy replied, ‘At daddy’s work party last week, I picked up lots of beer bottles.’” “Santa couldn’t keep a North Haven mom and straight face on that one,” she added. blogger Amy.


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Book Continued from page 7 ing over 3,000 miles away.” “I think that blogging is a nice outlet,” she added. “Some people use it as a baby book. We take so many digital photos these days that we don’t always have a physical baby book anymore. Other

people start blogs because they move so far away from their families. We’re in a world now where people are moving away more often, and blogging can help families keep in touch.” Blogging can also assist individuals with meeting new friends. “It’s a great way to connect with people who are like you are,” Amy said. “As a


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to Pee Alone quickly garnered a large readership. Upon publication it became the topseller under the humor section on and iTunes. “We were above Tina Fey’s book Bossypants, which we were really excited about, because we love her so much,” Amy said. “When I started a blog in September, I never could have anticipated that this would have begun happening two months later,” she added.

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Vincent Russo, manager of communications and governmental affairs for the Probate Court Administration, said inheriting a firearm would be subjected to the same laws governing transfers. “The recipient must have the necessary firearms permit or eligibility certificate and the procedures applicable to other transfers of firearms must be followed,” Russo said. “Assault weapons are in a category of their own. They may also be inherited. However, the disposition must be approved by the Probate Court, and the recipient must apply to the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection for the issuance of a certificate of possession.” The probate courts will

also be creating the mental health portion of the database used for background checks for firearms eligibility. The database will feed the federal NICS database automatically and will be launched this summer, according to a spokeswoman for the Office of Probate Court Administrator. As more details of the law are revealed, lawmakers are doing their part to keep constituents informed. More than 200 gun owners gathered last Monday night in Southington Town Hall looking for answers. The event was hosted by state Rep. Rob Sampson, R-Wolcott, state Sen. Joseph Markley, R-Southington, Al Adinolfi, R-Cheshire, and state Rep. David Zoni, DSouthington. Zoni was one of

only a few Democrats who opposed the gun legislation. The lawmakers had received numerous phone calls and e-mails from residents both for and against the legislation. Many of them questioned how the law is being implemented and whether it

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April, its vice president of sales, John McNamara, said the company hopes to be out of Connecticut by the end of the year. “Due to an improperly drafted bill, manufacturing of modern sporting rifles in the state of Connecticut has been effectively outlawed,” McNamara stated in a press release. “With a heavy heart but a clear mind, we have been forced to decide that business can no longer survive in Connecticut — the former Constitution State.” McNamara said the gun law tramples on the rights of citizens. He questioned just how much it improves children’s safety. The company employs about 45 workers, most of whom have committed to leaving the state with the company, McNamara said. He would not say which state the company is considering, but state gun makers have received offers of land and tax breaks from Texas, Michigan, Florida, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Mississippi, Nebraska, said Mark Malkowski, owner and founder of Stag Arms, also in

New Britain. Stag Arms manufactures the AR-15. It employs 200 workers, so it may face more challenges before it considers a move, Malkowski said. But he understands PTR’s position. “I’m not surprised,” he said. “When they passed such overreaching legislation it caused brand damage, which makes it difficult to manufacture here.” The size of the gun industry in the state varies: from 800 employees, as claimed by gun control supporters, to 4,000, as asserted by gun manufacturers and gun ownership advocates. But Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said in April the value of protecting the state’s children means more than the gun industry. “The governor thinks about jobs day and night,” said Andrew Doba, director of communications for Malloy. “But we must prioritize public safety. And the bill he signed into law will prioritize public safety.” But there are potential holes in the legislation that have gun owners and sellers baffled over what they can and can’t own, purchase, sell or inherit.

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Max Sinoway opens 62nd season

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North Haven sixth-grader Samantha Dorsi sings the National Anthem.

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May 9, 10, 11 & 12 The North Haven logo on baseball diamond dirt means little league baseball season has arrived.

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Members of the Lazaroff family, from left: Robert Lazaroff, his father Larry, Larry’s father Arnold, Arnold’s other son Stuart, and Stuart’s son Jeffery. Not pictured: Larry’s other son Stephen.

The North Haven’s Masonic Corinthian Lodge 63 has scheduled a bus trip to Boston, Saturday, June 15. The bus will leave from North Haven, Devine Street commuter lot at 7 a.m. and return at 9 p.m. Itinerary includes a guided tour of the Massachusetts Masonic Grand Lodge, lunch, a guided tour of the Boston Fire Museum, and shopping time at Quincy Market. A fee is charged. For reservations, questions, and mailing address please contact Gary Takach at (203) 239-0454.


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CitizenOpinion Letters to the Editor

Adult store, clarification

To the editor: The purpose of this letter is to give North Haven parents and all parents an FYI, and also to make a clarification. On May 6, I attended the Planning and Zoning Commission meeting. The owner of the plaza on Washington Avenue (where the adult book store will go) was there requesting a change of use for 144 Washington Avenue to a “kids’ birthday party business.” I had questions, but wasn’t allowed to speak. During the break, I spoke with the land use administrator. Here’s a summary, as I recall. Q. Where will this kids’ birthday party business be located in relationship to the adult book store? A. The adult book store will be in the center of the building and the kids’ birthday party business will be to the right

in the building. Q. Didn’t the town adopt an adult-book-store regulation that prohibits a business involving children from being located so close to an adult book store? A. No. The regulation regulates where adult book stores can go and where they cannot. The town doesn’t regulate what businesses go next to or near an adult book store. Q. Is the owner of the kids’ birthday party business aware an adult book store with eight pornography video viewing booths will be opening in the middle of the building? A. That information would have to be shared or not by the owner of the plaza with the owner of the kids birthday party business. Here’s a clarification about another P&Z matter: I’m not opposed to affordable housing when it is done correctly. I’m opposed to developments proposed where the affordable housing state

statute is being misused in order to overdevelop parcel(s) and therefore is not in harmony with the neighborhood or with the original zone of the parcel(s) and surrounding zones. Mary White North Haven

Successful shredding To the editor: The Ridge Road Elementary PTA would like to thank the whole community for contributing to the success of our last shred day fundraiser. This event grossed over $3,000 with a new profit of almost $2,000. We shredded over 6.87 tons of paper and saved 151 trees. Ridge Road has been doing this fundraiser since 2008 and each year it grows. We have held 11 shred days to date and profited over See Letters, next page

Government Meetings

Monday, May 13 Board of Finance, 7 p.m. Thursday, May 16 Zoning Board of Appeals, Recreation Center, Rm. 2, 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 20 Parks & Recreation Commission, Recreation Center, 5:30 p.m. WPCA, 1122 Universal Dr., 7 p.m. Conservation Commission, Recreation Center, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 Commission on Aging, Senior Center, 6 p.m.

Blight Prevention Appeals Board, Town Hall, 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 22 Board of Fire Commission, Recreation Center, 6 p.m. Board of Finance, Town Hall, 7 p.m. Inland/Wetlands Commission, Recreation Center, 7 p.m. Thursday, May 23 Economic Development Commission, Town Hall, 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 28 Police Commission, Police Department Conference Room, 7:30 p.m. 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.

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Fiscally going nowhere, and buying the Tribune By Chris Powell Connecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey, who sometimes sounds less eager to give the store away than his predecessors as speaker were, remarked in a thoughtful interview last week that state government has not thought enough about its tax structure and how to balance the revenue it needs against the state’s need for economic growth, of which Connecticut lately has had little. Sharkey is right that state government often seems thoughtless about tax and spending policy, but the problem may be less a lack of thought than a lack of political courage. After all, the state income tax, enacted in 1991, was presented as the product of immense thought. More taxation based on income and ability to pay was to make revenue more reliable and allow reduction of taxes deemed more harmful to economic activity. In fact, of course, Connecticut’s major taxes have only been raised since then the income tax itself, the sales tax, the corporation tax, and local property taxes. That’s because controlling

state spending has never been attempted. Indeed, the policies that prohibit control of spending cannot yet even be discussed. So if the sort of budget proposed by the governor and the General Assembly’s Appropriations Committee is enacted, state spending will rise again 5 percent in each of the next two years, even though Connecticut residents enjoy little income growth. In recent years the General Assembly and the governor affected to think deeply about tax policy when they planned to repeal the corporation tax surcharge and the tax on electrical generation. But as soon as more spending demands piled up, legislators and the governor reconsidered, deciding to reinstate the corporation tax surcharge and, while letting the electrical generation tax expire, to recover its revenue by borrowing. There is some coherence to all this as policy. That is, governors and legislators would like not to tax as much as they do and would like the state’s economy to grow again, just as they would like weekends to be See Tribune, page 27

Letters policy - E-mail letters to, mail to 11 Crown St., Meriden, CT 06450 or fax to (203) 6390210. -The Citizen will print only one letter per person each month. - Letters should be approximately 300 words. We reserve the right to edit letters. - Letters should be on topics of general interest to the community. We do not list names of people, organizations and businesses being thanked. - Names of businesses are not allowed. - Letters must be signed and names will appear in print. - Include a phone number so The Citizen can contact you for verification. - Letters must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Monday to be considered for publication on the following Friday.


Friday, May 10, 2013 — The North Haven Citizen

Commentary An Ounce of Prevention

Err on the side of caution By V. Deborah Culligan, RN, MPH

During the past few years, our state has experienced some very disruptive weather. In the aftermath, we are aware of what our needs are and what we should have done to prepare. But, as time passes, we forget the inconveniences and hardships we had endured. Such is human nature. April 29-May 3 was Severe Weather Preparedness Week in Connecticut. It is a time of the year when the weather is usually calm and delightful (although possible rainy.) It is a good time to think about storm preparedness. Hurricane season begins June 1 and lasts until November 30. The last few summers have brought some tornadoes to this state. (And we had very disruptive snowstorms in the fall.) We have technology that lets us better track storms resulting in weather watches and warnings being issued more frequently. The

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is being done fairly, Markley and Sampson said. “I had so many questions immediately, I thought I’d bring down someone who knows the legislation well and answer these,” Markley said.

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Michael Cronin, an attorney with the Senate Republicans who was involved in the legislation, fielded difficult questions about the aspects of the law from the public. “We went on for an hour just trying to answer those,” Markley said. Most of the questions had to do with buying parts for “grandfathered” guns, details of the registration process, and guns on consignment that can’t be transferred, Sampson said. “There were a great many variables that weren’t considered when the bill was drafted,” Sampson said. Mary Ellen Godin reports for the Record-Journal, Meriden. Twitter: @CConnBiz

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Keeping nonperishable foods in the home and at least a three day water supply is strongly advised. (Have you tried milk that comes in a box and does not need refrigeration?) It is also important to keep supplies of medications, formula and diapers on hand. For those on wells and septic, remember that toilets don’t flush when the power goes out. Filling bathtubs and other large pots should a severe thunderstorm or hurricane approach will be very helpful (been there, done that). Do you know how long can you keep refrigerated and frozen food if a storm knocks out your power? The Quin-

nipiac Valley Health District has a packet of information on storm preparedness that can answer your questions. It is available at no charge to residents. Call the QVHD at (203) 248-4528, or request info via email: There are many websites that can provide you with information about preparing. They include:,, and An Ounce of Prevention is a weekly publication of the Quinnipiac Valley Health District, which is located at 1151 Hartford Turnpike, North Haven. An Ounce of Prevention is written by QVHD Deputy Director V. Deborah Culligan, RN, MPH.

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$15,000 in the past five years. Thank you so much to everyone who came out to support this event. Keep your calendars marked for the next shred day scheduled in November 2013. For more information about his event or future events, contact Cheri Gibson North Haven

good part of this is that you may have more time to prepare. The bad side to this is that people get complacent and tend to ignore warnings, as often the event does not come to pass. However, isn’t it better to err on the side of caution? If you can at least take two or three simple actions, you may make your life safer, should a hurricane or other weather emergency occur: Number 1: You need flashlights and batteries — the more, the better. Keep them handy, especially in the bedroom. Put one next to everyone’s bed. This simple action will help you navigate your environment more safely and help you to find supplies that you might need. Flashlights are much safer than candles!

Number 2: Every home should have a battery-operated radio. Should an event be widespread or should you need information about evacuations or special instructions, your radio may be your only source of information. Because both radios and flashlights require batteries, be sure you keep a supply in the house. Even if you don’t fret about potential hazards, taking these two actions are pretty simple and can relieve a lot of anxiety, especially if you have children in the home. However, should you have warning of an impending weather event, you may need more than a flashlight and a radio.

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North Haven Congregational

The annual tag sale is scheduled for Saturday, June 8, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. (rain or shine) at the North Haven Congregational Church, 28 Church St, directly across from the North Haven Town Green.

High visibility area, ample free convenient parking. Table space is available, bring your own table. To reserve a spot, call the church office at (203) 2395691 or reserve online at

Archdiocese of Hartford, has scheduled two programs at Caritas Christi Center, Hamden. Prayer for Divorced & Separated is scheduled for Tuesday, May 14, from 7 to 9 p.m.

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The North Haven Citizen Friday, May 10, 2013 “The Choice is the Difference” will be led by St. Mauryeen O’Brien, O.P. Director of Separated & Divorced Ministry. Program for the Bereaved is scheduled for Saturday,

May 18, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. “There is Hope” will be led by St. Mauryeen O’Brien, O.P. Director of Separated & Divorced Ministry. For more information, call (203) 281-2569.


The Family Life Office,

Sandra Ann Manley Sandra Ann Manley of R o c h e s t e r, New York, passed away peacefully on April 29, 2013. She was the beloved wife of David A. Manley. She was the mother of Brandon, Matthew, Christopher (Emily), Alisha (Nick Petruzzi) Manely; daughter of Leon and Barbara Barauskas; grandmother of Natale Petruzzi; sister of Lesley Paquin; aunt of L.J., Justin, Zachary and Jason Paquin. She is also survived by several other nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, cousins and friend. She was predeceased by her brother-in-law Larry Paquin and her maternal grandparents Fred and Serafine Hanchette. Services were held May 8, 2013 from the North Haven Funeral Home, followed by a mass of Christian burial at St. Francis Church, New Haven. Interment followed in the All Saints Cemetery.

Margaret Mae Wells


Margaret Mae (Williams) Wells, 93, of North Haven, peacefully passed away on April 28, 2013 in Guilford. She was the wife of the late John Wells, Sr. Margaret was born in New Haven to the late Clifford and Mae Williams on June 14, 1919. She attended Hillhouse High School. Margaret married John J. Wells, Sr., on Dec. 29, 1942 and was married to John until his death in 1978. Margaret worked as a directory

assistant for Southern New England Telephone Company for more than 30 years. She was an active member of the Retired Senior Volunteer Program and a dedicated volunteer at the North Haven Senior Center for more than 20 years. She was the mother of John Jr., William, Michael, James, Richard, Peter, Doreen (Olenkawicz), Kathleen (McCarthy) and Arleen (Magda); sister of Donna Civitella of Hamden. Margaret took great pride in her 23 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren as well as her dear friends Lucy Bodie and Ann DellaValle. She was predeceased by her son Robert, her grandchild Brady and great-grandson David Wells. Services were held May 2, 2013 from the North Haven Funeral Home, followed by a mass of Christian burial at St. Frances Cabrini Church. Interment followed in Beaverdale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Hugs for Brady Foundation, 4 Quentin Road, Kendall Park, New Jersey 08824 or the Senior Center of North Haven, 189 Pool Road, North Haven, CT 06473.

Danielle A. Parillo Danielle A. Parillo passed away peacefully at her home, with family by her side, after a brief battle with cancer. Born in Algiers, Algeria to French parents Fernand and Edmee (Font) Dasque, she lived in both France and Algeria during her childhood. After attending college in France, she worked at a United States Air force Base in Bordeaux, France from 1954 where she

met and later married (1957), Fred M. Parillo in New Haven, Connecticut. She lived in North Haven with her husband, for many joyous years, raising three children. From 1976, she helped many families find homes, as a real estate company owner/agent (Parillo Associates) for some 20 plus years. Following her husband’s death in 1996, she retired in 1999 and moved to Pompano Beach, Florida where she was an active member of the Certified Emergency Response Team for Hurricanes, etc., volunteered for various activities at her condo complex and happily lived out her retirement, always willing to lend a helping hand. A devoted parishioner at St. Coleman’s Church, a gourmet cook who loved to share dishes with friends and family, and a true friend to many, who became part of her life in her close knit community. She is survived by her three children Dennis Parillo (and wife Bobbie) of Rock Island , Tenn., John F. Parillo of North Haven and Audrey Chapman of Pompano Beach, Fla.. She also has two grandchildren, Harmon Chapman IV of Orlando, Fla. and Arielle Chapman of New York, N.Y. Her funeral procession will leave the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue, Saturday May 11, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. A graveside service will be conducted at All Saints Cemetery at 11a.m. Visiting hours will be on Friday, May 10 from 5 to 8 p.m. Should friends desire, flowers can be sent to the North Haven Funeral Home. Memorial Contributions may be made to EWTN 5817 Old Leeds Road, Irondale, AL, 35210.

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Friday, May 10, 2013 — The North Haven Citizen

Kenneth Glenn

his great-grandson Jacob Spurlock and brothers William and Roy Glenn. Services were held May 5, 2015 at the North Haven Funeral Home. The Rev. Timothy Meehan officiated. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the CT Conservation District - Southwest, 51 Mill Pond Rd., Hamden, CT 06514.

Edmund Wienczkowski Edmund Wienczkowski, 91, of North H a v e n , beloved husband of the late Olga C y m b a l a Wienczkowski, died peacefully on May 5, 2013 at the Regency House Health Care Center, Wallingford. Born in Nanticoke, Pa. on March 23, 1922, he was the son of the late Frank and Pauline Lizbarska Wienczkowski. Mr. Wienczkowski was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II and the Korean War. He was a resident of Beacon Falls of approximately 24 years before moving to North Haven in 1974. He worked as an upholsterer at Elmwood Upholstery of New Haven where he learned the trade and helped many friends and family members reupholster their furniture. Mr. Wienczkowski then worked as a postal clerk for over 30 years in the New Haven Post Office, until the time of his retirement in 1987. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, American Postal Workers Union,

NARFE and a lifelong member of Three Saints Orthodox Church, Ansonia. He is survived by his devoted daughter, Ann Tilden and cherished grandson, Gregory Tilden of North Haven as well as several nieces and nephews. Service were held May 8, 2013 at Three Saints Orthodox Church,, Ansonia. Interment, with Military Honors, was in Three Saints Cemetery, Seymour. The Wakelee Memorial Funeral Home, 167 Wakelee Ave., Ansonia is in care of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

Marion A. Daddio Janel Marion A. Daddio Janel, 84, of North H a v e n , passed away May 2, 2013 at the DSI Dialysis Center in North Haven. She was the wife of 60 years to the late Francis J. Janel. Born in Derby on May 20, 1928, daughter of the late Joseph S. and Wilhelmina DeTullio Daddio. Marion had volunteered for the American Red Cross – Valley Chapter and was a member of the Catholic Women’s League of Naugatuck Valley. She loved to travel and had visited Canada, Mexico, Las Vegas and several states. Mother of Elaine Novinsky and her husband Thomas of North Haven; grandmother of Kevin and Lisa Novinsky both of North Haven; sister-in-law of Laura Daddio of Derby. She is also

survived by her goddaughter Laureen Daddio Marcucio and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her brother Joseph N. Daddio, Sr. The family wishes to express their deepest appreciation to the physicians and staff at the DSI Dialysis Clinic of North Haven and the Connecticut Kidney Center for their compassionate and loving care. Also, special thanks to the staff, especially the Star Unit, at the Village Green of Wallingford for their kindness and care. Services were held May 6, 2013 with a Mass of Christian burial at St. Mary’s Church, Derby. Committal services followed in Mount St. Peter’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the North Haven Congregational Church Food Pantry, 28 Church St., North Haven, CT 06473.

Viola Plant Viola Krizonauskas Plant, 91, of North H a v e n , passed away on April 30, 2013 at the St. Raphael Campus of YaleNew Haven Hospital. She was the wife of the late Albert A. Plant. Vio-

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Kenneth Paul Glenn, 82, lifetime resident of North Haven, passed away on May 1, 2013 at his home. He was the beloved husband of Lorraine A. Dunn Glenn, whom he wed at St. Barnabas Church, North Haven on Jan. 26, 1957. Born in North Haven on June 27, 1930; son of the late William and Ernestine Lussier Glenn, he served his country faithfully in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and had worked for International Silver from the age of 18 until its closing then was employed at Insilco until his retirement. He served as a North Haven Police Commissioner as well as a volunteer fireman. After retirement, he loved to hang out with his buddies at Cecarelli Farm in Northford. Ken was an avid fisherman and shared this love with his kids and grandkids. He held an annual “fish caught” contest each year with his grandkids and son-in-law. He enjoyed hunting, camping, and fishing in Maine and Vermont. His trip of a lifetime was when his daughter Sue took him fishing in Alaska. He was the father of George P. Glenn of Wallingford, Laurie A. Charboneau of Meriden, Robbin Powell and husband Arthur of East Haven, Susan M. Glenn of Portland, Oregon and Kenneth P. Glenn II of North Haven; grandfather of Ashley A. Spurlock and her husband Steve of Palm Desert, Calif., Peter C. Charboneau of Meriden, George L. Glenn, Jill Adamowski both of Wallingford, Mark and Daniel Glenn of Deleware, Athur J. Powell, Jessica Rodriguez both of Oxford and Katelyn M. Powell of East Haven; great-grandfather of Nathan Glenn of Wallingford; brother of Eleanor Sousa and Joan (Ralph) Piteo all of Florida; cousin of Nancy Glenn Wilcox of North Haven, whom when together a good time was sure to ensue. He was predeceased by


la was born in New Haven on April 3, 1922; daughter of the late Anthony and Anna Yutenskas Krizonauskas; was a cafeteria worker for the New Haven School System; member of the Knights of Lithuania Ladies Auxiliary and the North Haven Senior Center. She was the mother of Donna (Horace) Abate of North Haven, Albert A. (Catherine) Plant, Jr. of Burlington, Vt., George (Patricia) Plant of Wallingford, Kathleen (Peter) Gagliardi of South Yarmouth, Mass., Stephen (Maria) Plant of North Haven. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her sisters Pauline Radziunas and Stella Zatulskis. Services were held May 4, 2013 from the North Haven Funeral Home, followed by a mass of Christian burial at St. Frances Cabrini Church. Interment followed in All Saints Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Frances Cabrini Church Parish Development Fund, 6 Welch Rd., North Haven, CT 06473.

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Celebrate Memorial Day - Tuesday, May 28, 11:30 a.m. Barbecue followed by Senior Songsters. Registration is required. Event is limited to 80 people. Father’s Day Cookout Thursday, June 13, noon. A fee is charged. 15th annual Tri-Town Dinner - Tuesday, June 18, 5 to 8 p.m. At the Hop at the Wallinford Senior Center. Transportation is available. A fee is charged.

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Volunteer meeting Tuesday, May 14, 10:30 a.m. New volunteers are always welcome. Get to Know Your Senior Center - Tuesday, May 14, 9:30 a.m. Learn what the senior center has to offer and how to get involved. Purple Red Hatters meeting - Wednesday, May 15, 1:30 p.m. A presentation by the Connecticut Historical Society, “From Hula Hoops to High Fashion: G. Fox in the 1950’s” at the Wallingford Senior Center. No transportation provided. Walking Group - Wednesday, May 15, 4 p.m. Informational meeting. Mini trip to Universal Drive - Monday, May 20.

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Senior Calendar Events planned at the Senior Center: Monday, May 13 Line dance, 9 a.m.; Computer class, 9 a.m.; EZ exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Massages by Kim, 10 a.m.; Canasta, 10:15 a.m.; Computer class, 10:30 a.m.; Purple Red Hatters nonboard meeting, 10:30 a.m.; SitErcise, 10:45 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Oil painting, 12:30 p.m.; Bocce, 12:30 p.m.; Bingo, 12:45 p.m.; Beg pinochle, 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 14 Ceramics, 9 a.m.; Chair yoga, 9 a.m.; Welcome Committee with Joan, 9:30 a.m.;

Beg. Line dance with Babe, 10 a.m.; Hairdresser/barber/nails, 10:30 a.m.; Volunteer meeting, 10:30 a.m.; Chair Yoga, 10:45 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Health Guidance, noon; Mah Jongg, 12:30 p.m.; Crafts, 1 p.m.; Senior Songsters, 1:15 p.m. Wednesday, May 15 Line dance, 9 a.m.; EZ exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Errands, 10:30 a.m.; Sit-Ercise, 10:45 a.m.; Lunch, 11:30 a.m.; Mah Jongg, noon; Bridge, 12:15 p.m.; Knitting and Crocheting, 12:30 p.m.; Bocce meeting, 12:30 p.m.; Bingo, 12:45 p.m.; Purple Red Hatters

meeting, 1:30 p.m.; Walking Group Meeting, 4 p.m. Thursday, May 16 Ceramics, 9 a.m.; Pinochle, 10 a.m.; Chair Aerobics, 10:30 a.m.; Lunch, noon; Bocce, 12:30 p.m.; Memory Matters, 12:45 p.m.; Crafts, 1 p.m.; Sing-a-longs, 1 p.m.; Computer Help, 2:45 p.m. Friday, May 17 E-Z Exercise, 9:30 a.m.; Footlights, 10 a.m.; Scrabble Challenge, 10 a.m.; Grocery shopping, 10:30 a.m.; Tai Chi, 11:30 a.m.; Bridge, 12:15 p.m.; Bocce, 12:30 p.m.; Bingo, 12:45 p.m.

Obituary Marian Staples


Marian Cunningham Staples, 94, of North Haven, passed away peacefully on April 28, 2013 at the Colonial Health & Rehab, Plainfield. She was the wife of the late Arthur C. Staples. Marian was born in East Haven on Feb. 15, 1919; daughter of the late James and


Catherine Bloomfield Cunningham; was a member of Christ & The Epiphany Church of East Haven where she was a member of the choir; was a member of the Eastern Star; was an avid gardener; loved to sing; enjoyed doing jigsaw puzzles, word search games and loved to read. She was the mother of Linda Carlson and her husband Warren Carlson, Jr. of Griswold, and the late Nancy Erickson; grandmother of John (Tiffany) Erickson, Jr. of Colorado Springs, Colo., Tammy (Robert) Hamelin of Meriden, Erica (Ron) Coutu of Griswold and Scott Erickson of Wallingford. She is also survived by nine great-

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Junior Ethan Suraci charges towards the Falcon’s goal.

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back to .500 at 5-5. Up next was Xavier, a team ranked atop Connecticut’s Class L Rankings at 10-1. At first, the game looked like it would be a blowout. The Falcons scored early and often to open up a 4-0 lead over North Haven by the end of the first quarter. Xavier would expand that lead to 6-0 by halftime and the Indians looked like they had no chance in this one. But in the third quarter, the Indian defense tightened, and North Haven shutout Xavier in the frame behind some stops by freshmen goalie Josh Back. Scores by NHHS senior Quincy Pecora, junior Ethan Suraci and sophomore Colin Uyeki closed the deficit to 6-4. The fourth quarter remained a defensive struggle. Each team fired away at the other’s goal, but could not get anything in the net. The crowd was on the edge of their seats and the tension mounted until Xavier scored late to expand their lead to three goals at 7-4. With under a minute to play, North Haven put the ball in the net to close out the scoring in a 7-5 defeat. The showing by the Indians was noteworthy considering that the Falcons are in Class L while NHHS is in the lower Class M, and that no other team in the state currently has more wins than Xavier’s 11. “Xavier is loaded this

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Senior co-captain Quincy Pecora eludes Sophomore Colin Uyeki is coming around Xavier’s defense. the back of Xavier’s goal.

year,” Bailey said. “They have talent up and down the board, at every position.” “But our kids do not give up,” he continued. “They’ll fight until the last whistle every time we play. It’s just a matter of a team like Xavier having 100 kids in their highschool program and us having only 28. It was a shame, because out kids are working extremely hard in practice. We just don’t have a long enough bench, so we cannot compete with teams like Xavier for the entire game.” Connecticut high-school lacrosse can often come down to such a matter of those who have and have not. Schools like North Haven, with town-wide lacrosse systems started more recently, can struggle competing against programs whose systems have been developing for numerous years longer. “We’re still somewhat new,” Bailey said. “We have about six freshman and four sophomores playing varsity right now. On the big-time programs in the state, there are not many freshman and sophomores starting. The underclassmen have to wait for their time on those programs.” Still, it’s the youth lacrosse organizations in North Haven which will determine the high-school team’s long-term success. “As a staff at the highschool program, we rely heavily on our feeder system, on our youth teams and our youth coaches,” Bailey said. “They have to instill in our kids the necessary stick

skills during practice so that when we receive these kids in high school, they are already able to throw lefty and righty and at full speed. If you’re going to compete against teams like Xavier, our kids have to be able to do that.” For such a young team, NHHS does boast some upperclassmen strength. Bailey said that senior captain Quincy Pecora has been instrumental in the Indians’ wins and atmosphere at practice. “Pecora is our leader, our captain, our senior and our workhorse,” his coach said. Fellow senior Karl Anderson has been out with an ALC injury since week three, but has continued to help his teammates. “He’s there every day, working with the defense,” Bailey said. Other difference-makers in 2013 include the sophomore pair of attackmen, Uyeki and Cole Pecora. “They’re going up against juniors and seniors in every game, older kids from big-time programs,” Bailey said. At 5-6, North Haven remains two wins short of qualifying for the State Class M playoffs. Upcoming, difficult SCC matchups with Class L teams include Fairfield Prep, Amity and West Haven, and the NHHS Class M schedule has Guilford and Foran remaining. Kevin Pataky is a professional photographer and longtime contributor to The North Haven Citizen. Website:

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Girls from the North Haven Lacrosse Junior Team in action during a recent game against Amity. For more information about the club, please visit www.NorthHavenLAX. com




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Vinyl Tech honor roll Vinal Tech High School announced the students named to the third trimester honor roll. High honors Justin Clark, Erin Crowley, Kristin Crowley, Louis Papa of North Haven. Honors Justin Boucher, Nicholas Perrelli, Marcus Stellato of North Haven.

Scholastic achievements Jennifer Bango of North Haven was inducted into the Providence College’s chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the national honor society for Foreign Language Studies. Raeanne Nuzzo of North Haven earned cum laude recognition for excellent performance on the 2013 National Latin Examinations at Sacred Heart Academy.

Reunion W. Cross High School Class of 1968 and 1969 have scheduled a class reunion for Saturday, Sept. 28, from 7 to 11 p.m., at Country House Restaurant, Rt. 80, East Haven. Open bar, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, buffet dinner. For more information, call Donna Marotolli at (203) 248-8623, Betty Cook at (203) 605-6567 or Fred Judd at (203) 239-3692.


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The Quinnipiac Chamber of Commerce held its 15th Annual Read Aloud Day recently, in which local businesses provide volunteers for one hour to read to first grade classrooms in North Haven and Wallingford. Over 50 volunteers from companies within the North Haven and Wallingford area that participated in this event. Pictured, Eric Hogarth read to first-grader students at Clintonville School in North Haven.

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Yaccarino supports bill to assist veterans A piece of legislation, co-sponsored by North Haven state representative and former Navy Reservist Dave Yaccarino, aimed at helping veterans use and better understand what services are available to them was approved in the House of Representatives this week. The bill, H.B. 5388, requires towns and cities that don’t have a designated veterans’ advisory committee to appoint a person to help veterans who have questions about services—and for the state’s Department of Veterans Affairs to provide training to that appointee if requested. The bill awaits action from the state senate.

Tribune Continued from page 16 sunny. But they would like much more to keep spending — on necessities, niceties, and rank patronage — and if such policy keeps driving the productive, taxpaying class out of state, at least the government and welfare classes will be happy. ——Many liberals are freaking out because their worst bogeymen, conservative or libertarian billionaires Charles and David Koch, may purchase the Tribune newspaper chain now that the company has emerged from a long bankruptcy reorganization and plans to keep only its broadcast properties. Newspaper columnists, members of the MoveOn group, and others are warning that the Koch Brothers would turn Tribune’s nine daily newspapers, from Los Angeles to Chicago to Baltimore to Hartford, into print versions of right-wing Fox News. But so what? The Tribune papers are conventionally liberal in both news and opinion. The papers in Los Angeles, Chicago, Baltimore, and Hartford serve overwhelmingly Democratic and politically uncompetitive states. While those papers still occasionally can identify and criticize the worst political corruption, they are happy with the leftward and statist rush of public policy and the resulting impoverishment of

society. No states need a challenge to that policy direction more than California, Illinois, Maryland, and Connecticut do. Besides, concentration of ownership in the news media has bothered few liberals while Tribune has been safely liberal. Indeed, 13 years ago Tribune acquired the newspaper chain of the Los Angeles Times Co. precisely to combine newspapers and television stations in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, south Florida, and Connecticut in violation of Federal Communications Commission rules against cross-ownership of broadcast and newspaper properties in the same market. Since then Tribune has used its influence with the federal government, Republican and Democratic administrations alike, to evade enforcement of the rules, obtaining “temporary” waivers, even though the rules are still enforced against Tribune’s competitors. Then there is “diversity,” about which liberals prattle but which terrifies them when it comes to what matters most: political thought. Liberal money is as green as that of the Koch Brothers and there is plenty of it. So let the highest bidder for Tribune win. Chris Powell is managing editor of the Journal Inquirer, Manchester.

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TOWN OF NORTH HAVEN ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that the North Haven Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at 7:30 p.m., at the Mildred A. Wakeley Community and Recreation Center on Linsley Street in Room #2, at which time and place opportunity will be given to those who wish to be heard relative to the following applications: 1. #13-05 Application of Bhavna Patel, Applicant, Navin Patel, Owner, relative to 11 Revere Road, (Map 81, Lot 40), per Section, requesting a front yard variance of 8' to permit a front yard setback of 42' where 50' is required. R-40 Zoning District. 2. #13-06 Application of Jason DiGiandomenico, Applicant, James & Brenda Howlett, Owners, relative to 40 Kings Highway, (Map 78, Lot 10), per Section, requesting a side yard variance of 6' to permit a side yard setback of 19' where 25' is required. R-40 Zoning District. 3. #13-07 Application of Grace Holdings Hamden, LLC, Applicant, Drazen Properties, LLC, Owner, relative to 79 Washington Avenue, (Map 73, Lot 2), per Section, requesting a variance of 1,250 feet to permit a retail package store within 250 feet of another retail package store where 1,500 feet is required, and per Section requesting a variance of 500 feet to permit a retail package store within 0 feet of a school where 500 feet is required. CA-20 Zoning District. 4. #13-08 Application of Signs And Wonders, Applicant, Lexmar Realty LLC, Owner, relative to 12 Montowese Avenue, (Map 16, Lot 73), per Section, requesting a sign area variance of 54.4 square feet to permit a sign area of 74.4 square feet where a maximum of 20 square feet is permitted. IL-30 Zoning District. Donald Clark, Secretary



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TOWN OF NORTH HAVEN INLAND WETLANDS COMMISSION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING TO RESIDENTS AND TAXPAYERS OF THE TOWN OF NORTH HAVEN AND OTHER INTERESTED PARTIES: Notice is hereby given that the Inland Wetlands Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at 7:00 P.M., at the Mildred A. Wakeley Community and Recreation Center in Room #2, to consider the following applications. A copy of this notice is filed in the Town Clerk's Office. 1. #I13-07 Application of John Zyrlis, Jr. - for TPA Design Group, Applicant, Covidien, Owner, relative to 195 McDermott Road, (Map 3, lots 7 & 10, and Map 6, lots 26, 28 & 29), seeking Permit To Conduct Regulated Activity and Site Plan Referral. Plan Entitled: Drainage Maintenance for Covidien Global Headquarters, Middletown Avenue, McDermott Road, North Haven, Connecticut. Prepared by TPA Design Group. Dated March 22, 2013. Scale 1' = 50'. IL30 Zoning District. 2. #I13-10 Application of A-Plus Building Supply, LLC, Applicant, Vincent & Anthony DePaola, Owners, relative to 171 McDermott Road (Map 6, Lot 36), seeking Site Plan Referral. Plan Entitled: Property Located at #171 McDermott Road, North Haven Connecticut. Prepared by Criscuolo Engineering, LLC. Dated 3/28/13. Scale 1' = 30'. IL-30 Zoning District. 3. #I13-11 Application of Nick Sarro, Owner and Applicant, relative to 3012 Ridge Road (Map 87, Lot 6), seeking Permit To Conduct Regulated Activity. Plan Entitled: Site Development Plan, Subsurface Sewage Disposal System, Prepared for: Nicholas Sarro, 3012 Ridge Road, North Haven, Connecticut. Prepared by Compass Rock, LLC. Dated 4/29/13. Scale 1" = 20'. R-40 Zoning District. 4. #I13-12 Application of Mark J. Papa, Applicant, Anthony S. Papa, Sr., Owner, relative to 999 Mount Carmel Avenue, (Map 98, Lot 66), seeking Permit To Conduct Regulated Activity and Site Plan Referral. Plan Entitled: Pond Sediment Removal, 999 Mt. Carmel Avenue, North Haven, Connecticut. Prepared by Mark J. Papa, L.A., LLC. Dated 4-29-13. Scale 1" = 20'. R-40 Zoning District. 4. #I13-13 Application of Robert Neubig, Owner and Applicant, relative to 480 Valley Service Road, (Map 85, Lot 1), seeking a Permit To Conduct Regulated Activity and Site Plan Referral. Plan Entitled: Proposed Grading, 480 Valley Service Road, North Haven, Connecticut. Prepared by John Whitcomb, P.E. Dated 02/03/11. Scale 1" = 50'. IL-80 Zoning District. Mark Trojanowski, Chairman

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CITY RECYCLING will PAY CASH for scrap steel, copper, aluminum, cars & trucks! Call 860-522-9273 30 Fishfry St, Hartford, CT

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HARLEY-DAVIDSON FLSTN Hrtg Sftl Nostalgia 1994 Cow Glide 16,000 miles. S&S Carb, Dual Fishtail Exhaust, Lowering Kit, Windshield, Chrome, Chrome, Chrome. Original Saddle Bags, Passenger Seat, Sissy Bar. Maintained Regularly. Must See. $15,000 Or Best Offer 860-829-8952

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Friday, May 10, 2013 — The North Haven Citizen SPORTING GOODS & HEALTH BICYCLES: Two Jamis 21 speed. (man’s & woman’s). Never used pristine condition. $150 each, $250 both. Call 203-265-3931.

PISTOL PERMIT CERTIFICATION CLASS Required for CT applicants. $110 Call 203-415-1144


HUMMELS CLUB Special Edition 1981, 82, 83 and 84. Now closed edition. (203) 237-2875

SWIMMING POOLS & SPAS HOT TUB: 5/6 person, 40 jets w/ all options. Never used. Cost $7000, Sacrifice $2950. Can Deliver. 203-232-8778


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203-237-3025 Estate sale service. Costume Jewelry, Antiques, paintings, Meriden-made items, toys, lamps.

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

203-238-3499 2ND Generation Buys Costume Jewelry any Napier. Old Toys, Old Lamps & Shades. Accordions. One item to entire estate. (203) 639-1002

CITY RECYCLING will PAY CASH for scrap steel, copper, aluminum, cars & trucks! CALL 860-522-9273 30 Fishfry St, Hartford, CT DON’T SCRAP YOUR CAR Call Jeff. Will Pay Up To $1000 CASH for your CLUNKER! Damage, Rusted, Broken. (203) 213-1142 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 2 LIKE NEW Guitars J.Reynolds Acoustic/ Electric w/ hard case. $150; Dean 3 quarter size Black, Electric w/ soft case. $150; $250 for both. Call Mike 203-631-2211 FREE PIANO Upright, Ivers & Pond, Mahogany. You Move. Call (203) 272-7146. KIMBALL Console Piano. Regularly maintained, In pristine condition. $2,000 Call for appointment 860 276-9247

Music By Roberta Performance & Instruction. Voice Lessons All Ages and Levels Welcome. Piano Lessons Beginner to Intermediate. (203) 630-9295

HOUSES FOR RENT CHESHIRE Spacious 3 BR, 2 Bath. Large yard. Two car garage. Easy access to 691 & 84. $1800/mo + sec. No pets. (203) 213-5132 WALLINGFORD Location! Location! Newly remodeled 2 BR In-Town Ranch. Carport and n i ce y ar d . N o s m ok i n g . No pets. $1600/mo 203 901-2123


MERIDEN 2 BR TH, End Unit, Quiet 1.5 BA. CA, Sec. System, Appli., Wall-Wall. Deck & More! No Pets. Credit Chk & Sec. $1,035 + utlis (203) 269-9755


ALWAYS BUYING CASH PAID Vintage Electronics, Amps, Musical Instruments, Guitars, Radios, Ham Equipment, CB, HiFi, Audio Equipment. 860-707-9350

ALWAYS Buying Hand Tools. Old, Used, and Antique Hand Tools. 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. Please call Cory 860-322-4367

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


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 MERIDEN -WALLINGFORD LINE Large 2 BR Luxury Condo. Walk in Closet, & Laundry. No pets! $925 + utilities Call 203-675-7326


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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

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MERIDEN -WALLINGFORD LINE Large 2 BR Luxury Condo. Walk in Closet, & Laundry. No pets! $925 + utilities Call 203-675-7326 MERIDEN 1, 2, 3, & 4 BRs Starting at $580/mo. West Side - CLEAN Sec & Refs a must! Off St Parking. No dogs. Sec 8 approved. (203) 537-6137 MERIDEN 1-2 BR Hubbard Park Central Air/Heat. 775 West Main Street. $795-$995/mo. + utils. No pets. Call Niki 203 992-5605 or Chino 203 935-6224

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MERIDEN 1023 Old Colony Rd. 2 B R A v a i l ab l e Starting at $800. Heat & HW incl. Off St. Parking. 203-886-7016

MERIDEN 1BR & 2 BR Stove, heat & hot water incl. Lease, sec & refs. 203- 239-7657 or 203-314-7300


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. 203-269-4975 or 203-284-3786 Open Mon.-Sat. 9am-5pm





MERIDEN 2 BEDROOM Beautiful First Floor , Washer/Dryer Parking. $850 Month + Utils. (860) 338-3475 MERIDEN 2 Bedrooms, 3rd Fl. 5 Rooms, newly remodeled, off street parking, w/d hookups, no pets, $900 plus utilities, references. 203-671-9644


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35 N. Main St.

APARTMENTS FOR RENT MIDDLEFIELD. Upscale Apartment in Rural Setting. 2 BRs, hardwood flrs, veranda with water views, $950/mo. Security & references. 860-712-3020

MERIDEN 3 BR Nice Townhouse 1.5 Baths, WD Hookup, Garage, Full Bsmnt. Cul de sac. $1000/ month. 2 mos sec + application fee. No pets. Call 203-284-0597 MERIDEN 3 Rooms Unfurnished. Completely Renovated. Heat & Hot Water incl. Sliding door to deck. Pool and laundry facilities. $850/mo. 203-733-9647 MERIDEN 3BR 1st FLOOR! Just Renovated $995/mo + security and utils. Avail immed. 127 Liberty St. 203 886-8808 MERIDEN 3BR Apartment Spacious, 5 Rooms, 2nd Floor, WD. No Pets, $1,000 plus Utilities. Section 8 Approved. 1st & Last Month’s Rent. 203 715-5829 MERIDEN Crown Village 1 BR, Appls, heat incl. On-site laundry. Off st. parking. No pets. $775/mo. Dep. For more info 203-634-9149 MERIDEN- Nice 2 BR No pets. $795 per mo, Deposit, Credit & References. 25 Griswold Street Please Call 203-238-1890 MERIDEN. West side furn 1st flr studio, includes heat, elec, hw. $180/wk plus sec. Call 12noon8pm (203) 634-1195 SPRING SPECIAL MERIDEN- 1BR - $695/month. HEAT, HOT WATER & ELECTRIC INCLUDED. Private balcony. 203-639-4868

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Meriden- 1 FREE Week Furnished rm w/cable & fridge. Kit privileges. (203) 235-0736

NORTH HAVEN Meadowstone Motel- Off I-91. Satellite TV. Short Stay/Daily/ Wkly. On Bus Line. 203-239-5333

MERIDEN 2 BR, 2nd Floor. Big Rooms! No Pets/Smoking. $900/mo + sec. Call (203) 631-9614 MERIDEN 2.50 BR, 3rd fl. Off st parking. No pets. Stove & refrigerator. $775 plus utilities. 203 605-5691



WALLINGFORD $2000 BEAUTIFUL 3 Bdrm. 2 1/2 Bath Townhouse. W/D, 2-Car Garage, FP, Deck, Bonus Room. Judy 203-772-3200 WM M Hotchkss

MIDDLETOWN 1960’s Trailer for Sale 2 Bedrooms With Added Room Large Lot in Small Park $12,000 negotiable Call 203 715-0718 for info.

HELP WANTED WALLINGFORD 2 BR, 2 Fam Home Nice Area. Modern. Stove & Refrig. Nice yard. Off St Park $1000. Avali 6-1 No Pets. (203) 654-6190 WALLINGFORD 2/3 BR 2nd Floor, W/D Hookup, Off St. Parking, No Pets/Smoking. $950/mo. Call 203-444-5722 WALLINGFORD 2BR, 2nd fl, lg rooms, huge kitchen. Two 12x14BRs. New bathroom, sunporch. No pets/smoking. $800/ mo+dep. Refs. Quiet neighborhood. 203-996-4281 lv message. WALLINGFORD Newly Remodeled 1 BR. 2nd fl. Central Air, H d wd F l rs . N o s m o k i ng . N o pets. $800/mo. 203 901-2123 WALLINGFORD STUDIO Apt for Rent - Center St. 3rd Fl. Appls Included. $650 1 BR APT for Rent - Church St. 1st Fl. Appls Included. $850 Call Mike 203 376-2160 WLFD. Centrally located, 2 BRs, 4 rms, 2nd flr, hdwd flrs, stove & refrig, hookups, storage, off st parking. No pets, no smoking. Security. $925. 860-575-4915

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

29 FULL TIME VACANCIES SUMMER & PERMANENT HELP! NEEDED IMMEDIATELY NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY $2000/MO + BONUSES Factory Outlet located in Southington CT area is in need of hard working women & men in customer service. Learn how to work in a fun fast pace atmosphere. Must be 18 + and have reliable transportation. Students and career minded individuals welcome. Company has management opportunities for new people. Call 8am- 8pm (860) 329-0317 OR EMAIL RESUME AUTO Service Advisor-Min. 2 yrs exp & valid driver’s lic. Maintain High level cust svc. Call Jamie Richard Chevrolet 203-272-3000 CARPET CLEANING AND MANAGEMENT TRAINEES NEEDED Our Waterbury branch is expanding! We need 20 sharp, hardworking people to train for carpet cleaning and management positions. Must have driver’s license and excellent work ethic. Summer & Career Opportunities $500-$1500/week. Call to schedule interview. 203-759-1392



AUTO Tech For long-establish Hamden-No. Haven area independent shop. Foreign & Domestic diagnostics & repairs. Call Mon-Fri 8-5. 203 865-4808 DATA Processing - Insurance Agency looking for individual to process cancellation notices. Full Time. Email Resume to:

Job Opportunities Westaff is currently hiring for the following positions:

Press Operators Assemblers Warehouse General Laborers Admin Assistants All Shifts. Apply at: 39 West Main St., Meriden MECHANICAL ENGINEER TOMZ Corporation has an immediate opening for a Mechanical Engineer in Berlin, CT. Duties: Perform engineering duties related to mechanically functioning equipment. Read blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, technical drawings & computer generated reports. Provide complete & accurate setups for the mechanical equipment to ensure proper functioning. Oversee maintenance & repair of the machines to ensure functionality according to specifications. Investigate & diagnose equipment failures. Recommend & specify system components to ensure conformance with engineering design & specifications. Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering & 24 months of experience in mechanical engineering. Please mail resume & cover letter to the following individual for consideration: TOMZ Corp 47 Episcopal Road Berlin, CT 06037

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HELP WANTED MANUFACTURING TOOLMAKER Knowledge of all job shop operations. Experienced in Pro Track. Please send resume to: or fax: 203-272-3537. PART TIME Customer Service/Driver Servicing customers on route. Strong work ethic & great people skills. Excellent pay, 2 days per week 7-4pm Vechile Provided. Women & others encouraged to apply. Fax Resume to 877-777-4139 PHARMACY TECH needed, PT, Exp’d, Weeknights & weekends. Apply in person Hancock Pharmacy, Meriden 203 235-6323 POWER PRESS Set up & Operate in a metal stamping company. Good pay, working conditions, & benifits. Apply in person at Companion Industries. 891 W. Queen St, Southington. SUMMER JOBS OPEN HOUSE! Feeding lunch & breakfast to children, 10-20 hrs per week end of June-August. Morning and afternoon shifts. Must be 18yrs or older and enjoy working with children. Must bring 2 forms of ID. Job Fair will be held Tues. May 14th 2pm-6pm at New Opportunities of Meriden, 74 Cambridge Street, Meriden. For directions or more information, please Call 203-235-0278. TOWN OF PLAINVILLE Is seeking a Truck Driver with CDL and a Maintainer I. For job info, please visit our website at WAREHOUSE/DRIVER For building materials distributor. Position 75% Warehouse stocking /pulling orders & 25% making deliveries. Ability to lift up to 70 lbs. & safely operate fork lift reqd. HS diploma & proof of clean driving record reqd. CDL not req’d. Competitive pay /benefits package. Apply at Northeast Lumber Sales, Inc. 140 Golden Street Meriden, CT 06450


The North Haven Citizen — Friday, May 10, 2013

They Are “Public Notices” For A Good Reason DON’T LET CONNECTICUT OFFICIALS REMOVE YOUR RIGHT TO KNOW FROM THE NEWSPAPER. KEEP PUBLIC NOTICES IN YOUR NEWSPAPER! Pending legislation may remove your right to read public notices in newspapers, moving them from the public domain to government controlled web sites. We’re concerned. And you should be, too. Public notices are an important tool in assuring an informed citizenry. They have helped develop America into a participatory democracy for hundreds of years and where it counts the most: how your tax dollars are spent, how policy is made and how our futures are charted. They are located in easy-to-find sections of your newspaper. And they are fully accessible to everyone - unlike the internet, which is not accessible to everyone.

Less than 10% of the U.S. population views a local, state or federal government website daily, according to the May 2009 release of U.S. Census Bureau, Annual Estimates of Resident Population. This means more than nine out of ten people may never see a given notice. This compares dramatically to the fact that 83% of adults read a community newspaper every week, according to the National Newspaper Association. Furthermore, a public notice printed in the newspaper produces a permanent record. The internet does not, nor does it assure timeliness. And a newspaper is archived for years; not subject to computer crashes and hackers. Newspapers are easily verifiable, fully transparent and represent a secure third party who has nothing to gain from any notice.

Connecticut’s recent ethical lapses shed a glaring light on the full meaning of this problem. It’s like putting the fox in charge of the hen house. Every public notice, which runs in a Connecticut daily newspaper, is automatically uploaded to that newspaper’s web site and Newspapers are your watchdogs. Don’t let that role be changed now. Voice your opinion. To keep your notices in the newspaper, contact your local legislator to oppose Senate Bill #1112 - An Act Concerning the Publication of Legal Notices by Municipalities. Governor’s Office - 860.566.4840 Senate Democrats - 860.240.8600 House Democrats - 860.240.8500 Senate Republicans - 860.240.8800 House Republicans - 860.240.8700

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