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Insurance to Cover At-Home COVID tests

Starting January 15, most people with a health plan can go online, or to a pharmacy or store to purchase an at-home over-the-counter COVID-19 diagnostic test authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) […]

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Natural Gas Fuel Supply Risk for New England

The Independent System Operator(ISO)-New England has warned that the natural gas supply for New England is precarious this winter.  Emergency actions could be necessary if the region experiences an extended cold snap.  There are several […]

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Crime Time Corner #7 Winter Chills

A trip to the Alps- with friends, or family, or even the people you work with – sounds like fun, doesn’t it? Crisp mountain air and gorgeous views of snow-capped mountains. But…throw in a few […]

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Plant for the pollinators this winter!

The Seed Library at Hamden Public Library is distributing seeds of plants that boost the work of our dwindling pollinators. Many of these plants are native either to the Northeast or to Connecticut; others are […]

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Upcoming COVID-19 Vaccine Events

Get your free COVID-19 vaccines at: Keefe Community Center 11 Pine Street Entrance on George St. ( use 19 George St. for GPS) Available Vaccines: Pfizer, Moderna, J&J 1st, 2nd, & Booster shots for ages […]

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Hamden Overnight Warming Center

Hamden Overnight Warming Center will be open will be open beginning January 11th. It will operate through February 28 at Keefe Community Center at 11 Pine Street.  Open 7 nights a week, from 7pm to […]

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Warmlines

Warmlines are similar to hotlines in that they are free, peer-run phone lines that connect callers to clinically supervised and trained mental health advocates, including social workers, who provide emotional support. The difference is that […]