Wednesday, October 21, 2020

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Rainy weather pushed the Fall Concert from Saturday to Sunday at the Irish-Amercan Community Center, East Haven featuring Jeff Conlon and the Highland Rovers. Jeff Conlon joined the Highland Rovers for a song. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Irish-American Community Center Hosts Concert

Published Oct. 21, 2020 10:37 a.m. • 16 Photos
Kayla Stefania  (28) sets the ball fir Taylor Salato (23).
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Girls’ Volleyball Loses to Guilford

Published Oct. 21, 2020 11:35 a.m. • 26 Photos
East Haven boys soccer lost 0-5 to Branford at Branford High School. Victor Calvillo (11), Kevin Phan  (2), Justin Carrillo (12), Asa Myers (GK) 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Boys’ Soccer Loses Game in Branford

Published Oct. 21, 2020 11:40 a.m. • 36 Photos
The Town of East Haven held  a mask giveaway to residents in a drive-through event from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday morning October 10th,  at the East Haven High School. Mickey Malerba EHFD Vol. Company 3, and Kathy Doherty handed out masks.Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Distributes Masks with Drive-Through Event

Published Oct. 13, 2020 03:03 p.m. • 10 Photos
Sydney Herard  (7)Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Girls’ Soccer Loses to Branford

Published Oct. 06, 2020 01:51 p.m. • 30 Photos
Screams will be heard through the woods, Friday and Saturday nights until October 30th. The Haunted Isle opened a weekend earlier then usual; with the new social distancing COVID-19 protocols in place limited visitors, and masks being worn by actors and attendees. Tickets are available on line and are time slotted to make it safe during the pandemic. Amara Stone adds a bit of blood to her sister Alaini's face and neck.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

The Haunted Isle is Back at Shore Line Trolley Museum

Published Sep. 22, 2020 03:20 p.m. • 22 Photos
The East Haven High School track and football field were severely damaged in last Thursdays August 27 2020 storm.  A metal walkway is shown which was carried by the high winds and landed on top of a tractor.  Photo by Wesley Bunnell  / Courier

East Haven Field Wrecked by Microburst

Published Sep. 01, 2020 03:23 p.m. • 9 Photos
It was Blues at the Beach! on Saturday afternoon at the East Haven Town Beach, when The Cobalt Rhythm Kings performed under the porch of the Beachhouse. Performers included,  Greg Benn on guitar, (filling in for Tom Smith), former long time drummer for the band Gil Hawkins, Wendell Jones on bass guitar and vocals, and Mark Zaretsky, vocals and harmonica. Haley and Jay Bodner enjoyed  the blues at the beach.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Background Music at East Haven Town Beach

Published Aug. 18, 2020 03:09 p.m. • 10 Photos
Tropical Storm Isaias damage on the East Haven Town Green.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Isaias Rips Through the Shoreline

Published Aug. 11, 2020 10:41 a.m. • 112 Photos
Noah Danz (55) makes the play to Jake Marquardt (5)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Baseball Notches Road Win Over North Haven

Published July 21, 2020 04:22 p.m. • 44 Photos
The East Haven High School Class of 2020 held a drive - through style graduation that was live streamed at the East Haven High School on Saturday July 11th. Amy Catherine Nieto gave the Valedictorian Address. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

EHHS Class of 2020 Graduates Amidst Pandemic

Published July 14, 2020 06:53 p.m. • 70 Photos
The Town of East Haven celebrated the Class of 2020 with a Motorcade through the town, starting at Town Grove parking lot on Cosey Beach Ave and ending up at the High School Sunday afternoon. Annarose Russo and Michael Perrelli handed out blue and yellow carnations to the seniors as they drove by.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Class of 2020 Gets Moment to Shine with Motorcade

Published June 30, 2020 07:35 p.m. • 39 Photos
A small Black Lives Matter demonstraton took place on the East Haven Green with a separate group of friends who gathered also on the Green to see who would show up. Pete Cianelli and friends keep an eye on things from a distance. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Conversation Breaks Out on East Haven Town Green

Published June 24, 2020 08:29 a.m. • 17 Photos
East Haven lost 0-3 to Guilford at Guilford High School. Eliza Goldberg  (19)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Congrats, East Haven Senior Athletes

Published June 17, 2020 02:18 p.m. • 57 Photos
A peaceful gathering of protesters gathered at  the East Haven Police Department Sunday afternoon to honor the live of George Floyd and others lost due to police brutality, took place at the East Haven Police Department Sunday afternoon, with the protesters walking from the Police Department to the Town Hall.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

BLM Protests Continue in East Haven

Published June 16, 2020 04:54 p.m. • 20 Photos
A peaceful rally was held on the East Haven Town Green where  the community gathered and came together with the East Haven Police Department to address the death George Floyd. East Haven's Mayor JOe Carfora joined with Darly Airault-Sepulveda, Kristin Carr, Lt. Joseph Murgo, State Rep Joe Zullo, Lori Wilbur-Carr and Chief Edward Lennon in linking arms for a moment of silence. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Unites Against Police Brutality

Published June 09, 2020 02:01 p.m. • 19 Photos
Cars were lined up at the East Haven Food Pantry on 39 Park Place at the Christ Epiphany Church on Saturday morning for a food pick up from 10 am - 12 noon.  The volunteers worked non-stop to keep the line moving. Chase Wheeler heads back down to get more food, Ally Conway looks to grab a bag of food, Diane Quido carries two bags of food as Kathy Umlauf places two bags in the back of the car. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Feeding Neighbors in East Haven

Published June 02, 2020 02:58 p.m. • 14 Photos
The Old Stone Church, First Congregational Church of East Haven, United Church of Christ met in the parking lot behind the church  Sunday morning with parishioners sitting in their cars listing to the service on the radio station 94.7 FM or over the PA syterm, with some parishoners watching from home with a live stream running.  Pastor Mark Pilletere presiding. Stephanie Kilburn monitored the video streaming, Pastor Mark Pilletere welcomed those gathered, Kristen Vineyard was the Lay Reader, Jonathan Budd lead the music. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Keeping the Faith in East Haven

Published May 19, 2020 03:34 p.m. • 14 Photos
Michael Roy headed out Sunday evening spreading the cheer around East Haven.  
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Loud and Proud in East Haven

Published April 21, 2020 04:48 p.m. • 10 Photos
Decorated Cars, trucks, and motorcycles lined up alone Coe Ave in East Haven for the East Haven Proud Parade, that traveled through town ending at the high school raising the town spirit during the COVID-19 pandemic. Luca Perinetti sits in the driver seat of Extreme Landscape and has a great time.  
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Proud Parade Rolls Through Town

Published April 14, 2020 02:43 p.m. • 29 Photos
East Haven High School held an Opening Reception for Veronica SokþÄôs Origami Shrine on Thursday, March 12 from  2 to 3 p.m. at Gallery 35.  Veronica Sok talks to classmates and guests about her art. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Sok Exhibits ‘Origami Shrine’ at EHHS Gallery

Published March 17, 2020 12:35 p.m. • 18 Photos
Hethon Foster  s 400 Meter Relay
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Warriors Clinch SCC Division II Title in Win Over Sheehan

Published March 03, 2020 02:31 p.m. • 51 Photos
East Haven girls basketball lost 36-40 to Hamden in the SCC Championship game at Branford High School. Erin Curran  (4)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Girls' Basketball Loses to Hamden in SCC Final

Published March 03, 2020 02:32 p.m. • 44 Photos
East Haven girls basketball beat Guilford 39-29 in the first round of the SCC Championship Tournament. Isabella Ragaini (21), Alexis Pendziwater (24)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Yellowjackets’ Girls’ Hoops Wins SCC Opener

Published Feb. 26, 2020 12:01 a.m. • 35 Photos
The East Haven Lions Club sponsored an Italian Night Fundraiser at the Christ & The Epiphany Church Sunday February 23rd.  The event featured entertainment by Singer/ DJ Rich DePalma and a 50/50 raffle. Proceeds from the dinner benefit disaster relief and youth hunger prevention efforts.

Four-year-old Landon Cansillo enjoys his pasta.


Photo by Susan Lambert/The Courier

East Haven Lions Club Holds Italian Night Fundraiser

Published Feb. 25, 2020 12:06 p.m. • 12 Photos
The Hagaman Memorial Library hosted a Teen Chocolate Tasting Thursday February 13th.  Participants sampled eight different chocolates including a variety of white, milk and dark chocolate.  The teens rated and compared the chocolates on their different characteristics.


Several of the chocolates in the taste test.

Photo by Susan Lambert/The Courier

Hagaman Library Hosts Teen Chocolate Tasting Event

Published Feb. 18, 2020 12:55 p.m. • 14 Photos
East Haven boys wrestling placed 2nd at the Shoreline Conference Wrestling Championship Meet. Tyler Kruse vs Branford's Minsok Lee (285)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Wrestling Claims 2nd at SCC Championship

Published Feb. 18, 2020 03:21 p.m. • 18 Photos
Dave Amatruda (21)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

The Yellowjackets Hockey Victorious Versus North Branford

Published Feb. 11, 2020 02:38 p.m. • 39 Photos
A Go Red for Women Dinner and Fashion Show was held Saturday night at Seasons,  East Haven. the event included  a buffet dinner, cash bar, and a red dress fashion show with  dresses by AþÄôs Unique Boutique in Guilford. The proceeds benefit the American Heart Association. Dawn O'Brien, Rebecca Barnikow, Eryn Sheeley, , Anna Cerino, , Sally Attianese, Julia Kinney and Kara Engstrom pose for a photo all wearing dresses from A's Unique Boutique for the event. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Go Red for Women Show Benefits American Heart Association

Published Feb. 11, 2020 10:54 a.m. • 21 Photos
Angelo D'Amato  (31)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

East Haven Boys’ Hoops Loses to Fairfield Prep

Published Feb. 04, 2020 03:04 p.m. • 29 Photos