We are excited to announce that Prindle Hill Construction LLC has been named the Business of the Week for the Regional Chamber!
You can reach them at 554 Carriage Drive in Orange, CT at 203-795-4401 or visit their website at
Prindle Hill Construction is a family-owned company established in 2007. They were founded to meet the industry's need for a high-quality, minority, and women-owned site contractor, and have since gained a reputation for their excellence and dependability.
Prindle Hill Construction is committed to providing top-notch construction services while promoting diversity and inclusion in the field. Their dedication to quality and customer satisfaction has earned them a loyal clientele and various accolades.
Prindle Hill Construction is prepared to cater to your needs with professionalism and expertise. Stay connected with Prindle Hill Construction online by following them on Facebook!
Carol Hechtman
1946 – 2024
A friend and a colleague who always had a smile and a keen insight.
May her memory be for a blessing.
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Nominations are over.
The top 4 businesses in each category have advanced to the finals!
This is YOUR opportunity to vote your own business or your favorite regional business as "The Best of the Region"
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June Business After Hours at
La Catrina West Haven
Join us for June Business After Hours at La Catrina!
If you've never been to La Catrina, now's your chance to discover what you've been missing! Touted as offering some of the best authentic Mexican food in the region, La Catrina also boasts stunning artwork on the walls that's a feast for the eyes.

Tickets: $20 for members, $30 for prospective members.
The price includes 2 drink tickets and light food.

Wednesday, June 12th
5 PM to 7 PM
240 Captain Thomas Boulevard, West Haven

Sign up early and you'll be entered into a special early-bird raffle!
Don't miss this opportunity to mingle, enjoy fantastic food, and maybe even win a prize!
Lunch will be provided.
Tickets $15 Chamber Members Only
Join us for a Lunch n' Learn
Arts and Business!
Thursday, June 13th
Discover how the arts can help make your business thrive

Our expert panel features:
  • Paige Miglio, Executive Director, Milford Arts Council, the MAC
  • Elinor Slomba, President, ArtsWestCT
  • Kolton Harris the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development
  • Alexander Girard, Associate Professor
and Chairperson, Art and Design, SCSU
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


Welcome new Regional Chamber members! 
Cus Boxing Gym
Insured with De
National Floral Supply
Suites Phenomenal Hair Salon
Tyde at Walnut Beach
Costa Peru celebrated their grand opening ribbon cutting last week!

Experience the flavors of the coastal region of Peru at Milford's newest family-owned restaurant, Costa Peru!
Located at 333 Naugatuck Ave, Milford, CT

Fridays After Five!

Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Thanks to Shakedown for a great show!
Thank you to everyone who came out to enjoy a gorgeous Friday evening and dance to some great music!

Thanks to Mayor Giannattasio for drawing our 50/50 raffle winner!
It's not too late to advertise your business as people are voting!
Were you a winner last year?
Congratulations! Now you have to keep your title! Your advertisement will help people notice your business while voting!
Not a winner last year?
This is your year to win! It's a perfect time to advertise and help gain votes!

More information
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Newsletter Submissions

Our newsletter is published every Tuesday at 3:30 pm. 
Its reach is over 13,000 people in the Milford and West Haven Region. 
Submissions must be submitted by Monday at 5pm and include the following information:
·      A graphic, image or logo in a PNG or JPG format
·      A short blurb about the event (4-6 sentences is good)
·      A link for registration, more information and/or tickets
·      Contact information- an email address or phone number for questions.
Submissions are on a first come, first served basis, and are not guaranteed. 
Non-members submissions will not be accepted. 

Updated Maps are Coming Soon!
Our new maps will be a map of the Region including Milford and West Haven.
This accurate user-friendly map will be the perfect resource for the thousands of visitors to the region. Get your business noticed by tourists and residents alike.
Click below for more details. 
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New Haven Bank President and CEO Announces Retirement
May 29, 2024
Maureen A. Frank retiring as CEO; Judith Corprew elected as successor
The New Haven Bank Board of Directors announced that Maureen A. Frank, President and CEO of New Haven Bank, will retire as President on June 10, 2024, and as CEO later in the year. Judith Corprew has been hired and elected as the next President of New Haven Bank and will succeed Frank as CEO upon her final retirement date.
Frank currently serves on the Board of Directors and will continue to do so after her time as CEO is complete. 

Marissa Salvesen, Manager of Mission Development |

Those interested in attending the fair can RSVP to Connie Piotroski at Walk-ins are also welcome. Healthcare professionals, local high school and college students pursuing a healthcare or hospitality career, or anyone looking for a fresh start with a new position, while working in a caring environment, are encouraged to attend. 
For Immediate Release
June 4, 2024

SHELTON, CT – Bishop Wicke Health & Rehabilitation Center to Host Career Fair This Thursday, June 6 
Bishop Wicke Health and Rehabilitation Center, an award-winning, five-star rated skilled nursing and rehabilitation community, will host a career fair at their Shelton location at 584 Long Hill Avenue this Thursday, June 6, from
12 – 5 PM.
This hiring event will offer opportunities for on-the-spot interviews for a variety of positions, including Dining Aides, Cook Supervisor, Chef Manager, Dietetic Tech, R.N.s, L.P.N.s, C.N.A.s, and volunteers.
Bishop Wicke was recently recognized with U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Nursing Homes” designation for
2024 and is part of Wesley Village senior living campus. The facility has a long history of five-star care, staff longevity, and overall excellence, and is looking to expand their team of employees and volunteers for the upcoming months.

 Contact: Paige Miglio
 (203) 878-6647– Phone
 (203) 876-9013 – Fax
Milford, CT May 17, 2024
 Eastbound Theatre, a division of the Milford Arts Council (MAC), will present the spring show of its 29th season, Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson.
Directed by Nancy A. Herman, the show will be performed at the MAC June 7th through June 22nd, 2024. Friday and
 Saturday performances are at 7:30 pm; Sunday matinees are at 2 pm.

Mark your calendars! Join us on June 12th at 10 AM for a free webinar hosted by Allie Levene of Levene Legal: "Connecticut's New Paid Sick Day Law: Essential Guidance for Employers."

The Connecticut legislature has passed a new law that will now require most employers to provide paid sick days to their employees. Whether you are an HR professional, a business owner, or a manager, this webinar will equip you with the knowledge and tools to navigate and implement this new law effectively.
During the webinar, we will cover the following key topics:
-An overview of Connecticut's new paid sick days law
-Understanding the obligations and requirements for employers
-Best practices for implementing the changes in your organization
-Addressing common challenges and concerns

Come shop for local produce and more every Saturday morning starting June 8th at the 19th season of the Downtown Milford Farmers Market. 
Every Saturday morning from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm, come shop the local produce, prepared foods, food trucks, and enjoy arts, crafts, live music, and special events. With over 30 vendors, there's something for everyone. Save the date for our new and improved KIDS DAYS June 15, July 13, August 10, and September 14, where we'll have special activities for the children. The market runs until October 12th in the Wasson Field lot next to Parsons Center at 102 West Main Street in Milford. 
 Father's Day at Tyde at Walnut Beach
72 Broadway, Milford, CT

Join them on Sunday, June 16th to celebrate Dad!
Enjoy a menu that will be sure to delight with panoramic views of Long Island Sound and Charles Island at Milford, CT's newest venue.
Menu details are available.
Call 203.877.1150 today to make your reservation! 
Please join us in supporting Beth-El Center to fight hunger and homelessness and have the opportunity to win valuable prizes.
Network of Executive Women 45th Anniversary Gala

Join the Network of Executive Women (NEW) as they celebrate their 45th anniversary. NEW, an affiliate of the Milford Regional Chamber of Commerce, addresses the common interests of businesswomen in the community to help them grow and prosper. The event will be held on June 26, 2024, at Tyde at Walnut Beach in Milford and will begin at 6:00 p.m. For more information or to purchase tickets at the link below.

Milford Pride on the Green
Saturday, June 29th
Milford Green

Join Milford Pride for the inaugural Pride on the Green, celebrating LGBTQIA+ Pride Month on the Milford Green with vendors, food trucks, music, entertainment, and more!
Contact for sponsor and vendor information.