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Courtney Vander May was presented with a certificate at a ceremony on Feb 10.

Hero among us

February 18, 2020

Student survives 30-foot fall

Amanda Hoskins

December 3, 2013

Courtney Barry’s typical hike on the Sleeping Giant mountain ended wretchedly after she fell nearly 30 feet, landing on rocks during her mid day hike on Nov. 16. [media-credit name="Courtney Barry" align="alignright" width="300...

Student rescued from well

Julia Perkins

November 1, 2013

A student fell into a dry well on 3230 Whitney Ave. last night, according to Fire Chief David Berardesca. The Hamden Fire Department rescued the student within a half hour, and the student did not suffer any injuries. The Hamden police w...

Cause of Sleeping Giant fire unknown

Amanda Hoskins

October 29, 2013

Saturday afternoon’s brush fire on Sleeping Giant State Park destroyed five-and-a-half acres of land near the blue trail, also known as the “chin,” according to Hamden Fire Department. Nobody was injured and the fire was...

Fire extinguisher discharged in Ledges

Julia Perkins

September 6, 2013

At approximately 12:50 a.m. today, a student pulled the pin on a fire extinguisher in the second floor of Ledges residence hall, releasing a white haze and activating the building’s smoke detectors, according to Chief of Pub...

Fire codes in York Hill residence halls

Rebecca Castagna

March 27, 2013

It is perhaps a college student’s greatest inconvenience when the slightest bit of smoke sets off fire alarms in a residence hall, sending half-asleep students out into the cold, dark night in their pajamas because that guy bur...

York Hill puts out

Cassie Comeau

March 26, 2012

When a fire starts, it spreads to anything and everything. It doesn’t distinguish between books, clothes or furniture. Fire devours everything in its path until all that’s left is destruction. That is what Saturday’s...