Hamden Italian American Independent Club 20 Columbus St, Hamden, CT06517 The Hamden Italian American Independent Club is a private club, but it is open daily to the public from 11am - 3pm for…More lunch. Pasta specials, sandwiches, soups and salads are served. There is a separate bar room with TVs and a large banquet hall that is available for rental.
Hamden Government Center 2750 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT06518 The hub of activity that keep the town of Hamden operating is located at the Government Center at the corner of Dixwell…More and Evergreen avenues. Under Former Mayor Carl Amento, offices were moved to the more modern facility from Memorial Town Hall, which had grown too small to house all of the town offices. The Government Center offers ample parking, in contrast to the old Town Hall, where parking was always at a premium. The new office facility also is handicapped accessible. Three floors of offices house everything from the Tax Collector to the Planning and Zoning Department to the Town Clerk. Mayor Scott Jackson -- the state's first African-American mayor -- is the current head of town government.
Miller Memorial Library is the town's flagship library branch located in the center of town across from the old…More Memorial Town Hall and police department. It is one of three library facilities and is the largest of the three. It's mission is to "improve the quality of life and meet the informational, educational and cultural interests of the entire Hamden community."
Almost 400,000 items are circulated each year at the Miller branch alone, which boasts almost 200,000 books, paperbacks and magazines and 21,101 DVDs, CDs and audio cassettes.
The library hosts almost 500 programs a year. Almost 50,000 people hold library cards.
The library is the home of Thornton Wilder Hall and Thornton Wilder Study, honoring the playwright and Hamden resident. A writing competition is held in his honor every year for high school students by the Friends of the Hamden Library.
Gesmonde, Pietrosimone & Sgrignari, LLC 3127 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT06518 Gesmonde, Pietrosimone & Sgrignari, LLC, is a general-practice law firm serving the area. Law offices are located in…More the Mount Carmel Section of Hamden. John Gesmone, Lawrence Sgrinari, Frank Pietrosimone, Jr., Vincent Cervoni, Sheila Hall and Susan Nobleman are the licensed attorneys practicing at the firm. Areas of practice include municipal law, employee representation, and planning and zoning legal services.