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Hamden's nickname is "The Land of the Sleeping Giant," after a hill formation in the rural northern section of town. It was settled by Puritans after being purchased from the Quinnipiack Native American tribe that originally inhabited the area. When the town was incorporated, in 1786, residents named it after the English statesman John Hampden. During the late nineteenth century, Italian and Irish immigrants poured into Hampden. Today, there is a large Italian-American population. Notable residents include The Rock (Dwayne Douglas Johnson) and Eli Whitney (inventor of the cotton gin).

Population: 60960
Local Newspapers: Hamden Chronicle Hamden Journal
Local Sports Teams: Wolves (USL) New Britain Rock Cats (AA) New Haven Ravens (AA)
Local Colleges: Quinnipiac University Paier College of Art Mount Sacred College

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Towns/Cities near hamden, connecticut : North Haven Wallingford Northford

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Profile in Style: Murray Moss

In this slide show, the design and retail consultant Murray Moss shares his inspirations and passions. "Me in the library of our house in Hamden, Conn.

Town-by-Town storm updates

News 8 is speaking with town officials and checking every town in the state for storm updates Tuesday. We will be posting updates on the roads, power outages, and anything else you need to know from each town in the state.

Logic, Breaking Benjamin, Five Finger Death Punch Announce Hartford Dates

Logic performs at the Xfinity Theatre in Hartford on June 10 at 7 p.m., with special guests NF and Kyle , followed by Breaking Benjamin and Five Finger Death Punch , with Nothing More and Bad Wolves opening on Sept. 7 at 8 p.m. Erik B. & Rakim play the Dome at Oakdale in Wallingford on April 15 at 8 p.m, with Yo-Yo opening.

Green and Growing: When evergreens turn brown, what do you do about it?

To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: It's way too soon to dig gardens or apply fertilizers, but plump magnolia buds and bright yellow willow branches invite us to one of the first steps in spring land care.

Bassick hangs on, beats Hamden

Bassick's Jace Darby drives to the basket against Hamden during their Division I quarterfinal game on Monday night at the Floyd Little Athletic Center in New Haven, Conn. on Monday, March 12, 2018.

Police searching for missing Hamden girl

She is described as Hispanic, 5-foot-6, approximately 175 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. Ortiz was last seen at the children's center on Whitney Avenue and Mather Street .

North Carolina-based Zoe & Cloyd will perform at the next...

North Carolina-based Zoe & Cloyd will perform at the next GuitartownCT show at Best Video Film & Cultural Center in Hamden. North Carolina-based Zoe & Cloyd will perform at the next GuitartownCT show at Best Video Film & Cultural Center in Hamden.

Hamden offers warming centers during nora easter

Hamden officials announced that they will be offering warming centers around town to those who may be in need. The Hamden Fire Stations and front foyer of the Hamden Police Department will serve as 24-hour warming centers.

Motor vehicle stop leads to drug bust in Hamden

Early Tuesday morning around 1:15 a.m., officers say they stopped a motor vehicle that was traveling at a high rate of speed on Goodrich Street. A traffic stop was then conducted.

Good Council

Justin Farmer is a Councilman for the Town of Hamden, but he's not your typical politiciana S-a She's also a current student at Southern Connecticut State University. Elliot Wailoo, SY '21, spoke to him about diversity, activism, being young in his field, and more.

PD: 2 New Haven men arrested after Hamden shooting incident

According to police, around 5:45 p.m., units responded to the area of Morse Street and Newhall Street following a report of "shots fired." Officials say an investigation revealed that a woman got into an argument with 22-year-old Kenneth Reddick of New Haven.

Hamden students celebrate reading with News 8

Eight elementary schools in Branford , Hamden , New Haven and West Haven joined the United Way of Greater New Haven to celebrate reading. News 8's Laura Hutchinson read Dr. Seuss's "What Pet Should I Get?" to a third grade classroom at Church Street School in Hamden.

West Rock Safety Plan Advances

Speed bumps. Stop signs. More lights and cameras. More cops, after the new classes are trained.

Hamden police search for suspect in T.J. Maxx robbery

According to Hamden police, on Feb. 27 around 1:45 p.m., units responded to the store located at 2335 Dixwell Avenue.

Sally's Apizza Reopens To Scores Of Customers Eager For Free Pizza

Customers line up outside Sally's Apizza in New Haven hoping to snag one of the 80 free pizzas being given away on the first day of the restaurant's reopening. Customers line up outside Sally's Apizza in New Haven hoping to snag one of the 80 free pizzas being given away on the first day of the restaurant's reopening.

Free tax assistance offered throughout Greater New Haven

On Monday, the United Way of Greater New Haven announced that Volunteer Income Tax Assistance sites will be available throughout Greater New Haven for taxpayers with incomes up to $54,000. The organization says IRS -certified volunteers will work one-on-one with taxpayers to prepare and electronically file their state and federal income tax forms at no charge.

Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Artist of the Month Marilyn...

The Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Auxiliary is featuring works from local artist Marilyn Ventresca DiChiara now through early March in the hospital's main lobby hallway, 540 Litchfield Street, Torrington. The public is invited to view and buy the works during regular visiting hours as part of the Auxiliary's ongoing "Artist of the Month" program.

Animal Control warns of rabies dangers after a sick foxa caught in Hamden

Officials are warning the public that several species of wildlife are considered " rabies vector animals" following an incident in Hamden . Units, along with Hamden police, responded to the scene and were notified that a man had earlier carried the fox to the side of the road.

Aer Lingus conveniently connects Connecticut and Ireland

Aer Lingus , the national carrier of Ireland , is known for its green planes and that shamrock tail, making it easily recognizable among all the other aircraft at Bradley International Airport, as it operates non-stop flights between Hartford and Dublin. "Very convenient.

James Sinclair conducts Orchestra New England.

Orchestra New England has performed 10 pieces by composer and music editor William Ryden, who was looking forward to an encore of his "Kaleidoscope" by ONE on March 3 with Patrick Smith as percussion soloist. But Ryden died in January.

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