Walnut Beach Beauty Bar has been named the
Regional Chamber Business of the Week!
We're excited to announce that Walnut Beach Beauty Bar is our Business of the Week!
Located at 16 Broadway in Milford, Walnut Beach Beauty Bar offers a range of top-notch beauty services to help you look and feel your best.
Give them a call at 203-770-9034 or visit their website to learn more and schedule your appointment.
Join us in congratulating Walnut Beach Beauty Bar for this well-deserved recognition!

Today at 4:00!

Hilton Garden Inn Grand Re-Opening &
Ribbon Cutting

291 Old Gate Lane
Milford, CT

Tickets are selling fast! Get yours now
Women in Leadership Summit 2024
"Women Who Advocate for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion."

Our panelists include:
Lt. Governor Susan Bysiewicz
Secretary of the State of CT Stephanie Thomas
Jennifer Paradis - Executive Director of Beth-El Center
Dr. Diane M. Ariza, Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, SCSU
Moderator, Wanda Carlson of Carlson State Farm Insurance

It promises to be an insightful and empowering event as we recognize and honor the contributions of these remarkable women in advocating for diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

This Coming Friday, March 22nd 12:00 PM
Bin 100, 100 Landsdale Ave, Milford CT
Papa Dough's Ribbon Cutting

Come celebrate the opening of West Haven's newest gourmet pizza spot! 

Wednesday, March 27th
2:00 PM
845 Jones Hill Rd,
West Haven CT
11:00 - Noon - Panel discussion with Q&A
Noon - Lunch is served
12:45- 3:00 - Educational Workshop to hone in on specific details of marketing plans that will be to your benefit
Tickets $15 Chamber Members Only

Marketing Your Business
Thursday, April 18th
11:00 AM

Our panel includes:
Bob Abbate, BAM Marketing
Dr. Yue (Christine) Liu SCSU School of Business, Professor of Marketing
 Alisa White, TrinityPoint Financial

Tickets $15 Chamber Members Only
Sponsored by:
Fridays After Five are back!
This year's concerts are sponsored by Joe Tramuta, Minnella & Tramuta LLC, Attorney at Law, with support from On the Mark, Weichert Realtors.

Music Starts at 6PM
May 24th - Kathy Thompson Band
May 31st - Shakedown
June 7th - Remember September
June 14th - Steppin Danger
June 20th (Thursday) - Silver Steel band
June 28th - Rumrunners
2024 Chamber Trust Golf Classic Presented by Colonial Toyota

Monday, July 29th
8:00 AM thru 04:00 PM
This event sold out last year - Sign up early!

Our First Year at
Racebrook Country Club
246 Derby Ave
Orange, CT

Congratulations to
We are pleased to acknowledge Avangrid's 67 years of membership in the Regional Chamber of Commerce.
Their longstanding commitment and contributions have been invaluable to our community's growth and success. Congratulations to AVANGRID on this impressive milestone.

What a blast at Orange Ale House with The Orange Chamber of Commerce for the annual St. Patrick's Day Business After Hours!
Thanks to everyone who came out!

6000 Followers on Facebook!
Thank you to all the members and community who currently follow us on Facebook, for helping us reach this milestone!

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Cornell Scott-Hill Health Center Earns $10,000 Grant from NewAlliance Foundation to Advance Innovation, Health Equity;
Award Will Support Newly Launched Endowment Fund

Cornell Scott-Hill Health Center, one of the nation’s leading community health centers and Connecticut’s longest-serving, has been selected by the NewAlliance Foundation to receive a $10,000 grant to support the organization’s demonstrated innovative thinking, dedication to advancing health equity, and creativity in pursuit of its mission.
Milford PD vs. West Haven PD
Post Road Cup

Come witness a thrilling showdown between the Milford Police Department and the West Haven Police Department on the ice!
Join us at the Edward L. Bennett Rink on Circle Street in West Haven, CT, USA for a night of intense competition and friendly rivalry.
Cheer on your local law enforcement teams as they face off in a battle for hockey supremacy. Don't miss out on this exciting event - mark your calendars now!

Tickets are $10. Children under 10 are free.
Buy tickets from your favorite player or at the door.
Tickets also available for purchase online with service fees.

Proceeds will go to local charities.

Edward L. Bennett Rink
1 Circle Street, West Haven, CT

Leprechaun Leap for Literacy!

Take the Leap at Walnut Beach! Join the brave, warm-hearted souls who will Leap for Literacy! Leapers from around the area are invited to run, jump or dive into the icy waters at Walnut Beach to help raise money to support Literacy Volunteers of Southern Connecticut.

Registration Fee: $20 for adults and $10 for students, includes a T-shirt for each Leaper. Walk-ins are welcome, but we can't guarantee a T-shirt.
Literacy Volunteers of Southern Connecticut is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization
The Office of Military & Veteran Affairs at the University of New Haven cordially invites you to attend our 8th Annual Salute to Service Awards Ceremony

This event is open to students, staff, faculty, and families as we celebrate the accomplishments of our student veterans and thank those who go above and beyond to support these student veterans. This year's ceremony will honor and present four deserving individuals with an award for Outstanding Dedication and Commitment to the Student Veteran and Military Community at the University of New Haven as well as celebrate the accomplishments of our student veterans. In addition to our Salute to Service Awards we will also be inducting students into the SALUTE National Honor Society and we are honored to welcome Commissioner Ronald P. Welch as our guest speaker this year.

Thursday March 28th at 5:30
The Woodwinds
29 School Ground Road Branford, CT
Milford Kiwanis invites you to visit our Annual Easter Flower Sale
It's being held at The Milford Bank, 33 Broad St, on Easter Weekend
March 29th and 30th - 9am-5pm
March 31st - 9am -12 Noon.
Colorful flowering plants offered this year include Tulips, Lilies, Hyacinths, Hydrangeas, Mums, Azaleas, Daffodils, Tete-A-Tetes and hanging baskets of Pansies. They not only make wonderful Easter Holiday gifts for your loved ones, but these annual plants will bloom year after year and also add much color to your home and garden. Also be assured that the proceeds from your purchases will be used "Investing in Milford’s Children." 

Between the years of 2018 through 2022 Kiwanis has:
Donated $138,685.12 to these organizations/families/individuals: Adopt A Family, AED Defibrillators to local high schools, Beth El Shelter, Boys & Girls Club, Food-to-Kids, I Can Bike for Disabled Children, Heating Fuel/Electric Heat Through Milford Warm, Kiwanis Sponsored Key Clubs at Foran, Law, Platt Tech, Lauralton Hall Leadership/Convention/Community Service Programs, Baseball/Soccer Youth Sports Programs, Kids Count, Milford Prevention Opioid/Substance Abuse, Yale Children's Psychiatric Hospital, Kiwanis Pediatric Trauma Institute, Milford Hospital Pediatric Ward, Scouts, Literacy, Rape Crisis, Bridges Mental Health, Platt Tech Robotics, Local HS Music Programs and more!
Awarded $84,500.00 in merit-based College Scholarships to eligible, worthy HS students from Foran, Law, Lauralton Hall and Platt Tech.
Milford Kiwanis, "Serving Milford Since 1950" , is part of a global organization network of like-minded community volunteers dedicated to make a difference by improving the world one child and one community at a time. Kiwanis partners with organizations whose missions mutually align to serve kids who need us most.
Downtown Milford Easter Eggstravaganza
Join the Downtown Milford Business Association for their annual Easter Eggstravaganza!
This fun-filled family event has a new feature this year, Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, a special ticketed event. Enjoy story-time, face-painting, vendors, music, children’s activities on the green and an Easter Egg Hunt through participating downtown shops: La Unique Boutique, Milford Photo, Milford Pharmacy, Scratch Bakery, Arciuolo’s, Keller Williams Realty, Lovet Shop, Frosty Twist, Sunshine Ceramic Studio and School of Rock!
Does your little one want to have breakfast with the Easter Bunny?
Then join us for our Breakfast with the Easter Bunny! The breakfast is a ticketed event ($25 per person) and you’ll enjoy Lasse’s catered pancake breakfast with sausage & beverages in the Taylor Memorial Library AND the Easter Bunny will have a special treat for your little one at the end of the breakfast. Seating is 8:30 am, 9:30 am & 10:30 am and tickets can be purchased on our website under event tickets. We hope you’ll join us this year, it’s sure to be eggcellent!

They Are Collecting:
Clothes, household Textiles, small household goods, small electronics, books & media and much more!
Please use bags for clothes and textiles and tightly packed boxes of small household goods. Separate books from household goods and media. All items must be clean and in saleable condition.
Clean your closets to benefit ArtsWest CT
Saturday April 6th, 9 AM-12 Noon
377 Main St West Haven, CT 06516
An eco-friendly, drive up fundraiser that will help you with Spring cleaning! Save it. Bag it. Bring it. Help us get the word out to meet our goal of $1,000 for this year's Make Music Day. When the big day comes, simply roll up to the municipal lot behind our offices (between Center & Main streets) and drop off your boxes and bags.
We'll be there loading up trucks and happy for volunteer help!
The Downtown Milford Business Assoc. Food Truck Festival

Come have some food and fun at the DMBA's Inaugural Food Truck Festival to kick off our Downtown Milford Farmers Market season! On Sunday, April 14th from 10-3, there will be a great lineup of over 10 food trucks, music, vendors, activities, plant sale, raffle and more! So mark your calendars and come on down to Wasson Field in Milford (70 W River Street)!

Friday, April 19
90 New Haven Avenue Milford, CT 

The goal of this breakfast is to educate landlords on the resources available when partnering with Beth-El Center and to assist us in investing $5000 to strengthening partnerships with landlords. The program will include story sharing on successful placements, learning the programs of Rapid Rehousing, Rapid Exit and Diversion services and collectively generating an action plan to best use a recent award to support landlords we partner with!

Milford Rotary Shred Event
Sunday, April 21, 2024 at 9 AM
440 New Haven Ave, Milford, CT

Join us between 9 AM and 12 PM on a mission to support our community. Bring your documents and electronic devices for secure disposal, and let's contribute to a great cause. Here are the details:
Dispose of your sensitive documents and electronic equipment securely.
Paper goods will be destroyed on-site.
Electronics will be transported to a specialized facility for safe destruction on the same day.
All proceeds from this fundraiser will go back into our community.
Enjoy our convenient drive-thru service. Just pop your trunk, and we'll handle the rest. If you'd like, you can even reclaim your containers afterward.
$5 for a bag of paper.
$10 for a bankers box.
$20 per electronic item (we'll accommodate bulk quantities of small items).
Help us protect your privacy while supporting your community!

32nd Auction!
Rotary Club of West Haven

The Rotary Club Foundation, Inc. 501(c)3 and The Rotary Club of West Haven are bringing back the Annual Benefit Auction which will be held on Saturday, April 27th at Cielo Ballroom. This is our Club’s major fundraiser and we count on our Rotarians, friends and members of the greater West Haven community to participate in this fun and festive event that supports programs like: Dictionaries for every third grader in West Haven, High School Students of the Month, Blind Veterans Luncheon, UN Day, Career Shadowing Day, Rotary Youth Leadership Conference, Amber Alert Project, ‘Operation Warm’ coat donations to WH grammar schools, Scholar-Athlete Awards, West Haven Adult Ed Scholarship, Rotaract (UNH) and Interact (Notre Dame & West Haven ) High School and Bailey Middle School Clubs.
Healing Through Music
A fundraiser for Epilepsy and SUDEP Awareness honoring Heather Lindsey's Memory

Event net proceeds will be divided between Heather's daughter Olivia's educational fund and the Epilepsy Foundation of CT Inc.
For questions regarding the event email:
Mark or Betsy
Thank you for your support. It is greatly appreciated!