haven haven  /ˈheɪ vən/


  1. (n) a shelter serving as a place of safety or sanctuary
  2. (n) a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo



  1. We haven't had an official autopsy report.
  2. Even as legislators try to fix a loophole in the state's safe-haven law, a small rush of parents are dashing to give up their problem children legally.


  1. West Haven man had crack, marijuana on car seat next to 3-year-old, police say

    WEST HAVEN A local man is facing numerous charges after police allegedly found crack, marijuana and items associated with drugs in the back seat of his car next to a 3-year-old child in a booster seat, police Sgt. David Tammaro said in a press release.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New Haven Register

  2. South Haven schools unloads 27 acres

    SOUTH HAVEN - South Haven schools is selling 27 acres of surplus land in South Haven Township.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Herald-Palladium

  3. New Haven based company develops low-cost skin health monitoring system

    A New Haven-based company that has developed a low-cost skin monitoring system that allows patients to take three-dimensional images of lesions that can then be analyzed by dermatologists has received a $150,000 grant from the National Science Foundation.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New Haven Register


  1. "Democrats haven't scheduled so much as a committee hearing for Donald Berwick but the mere possibility of allowing the American people the opportunity to hear what he intends to do with their health care is evidently reason enough for this...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Mitch McConnell Source: msnbc.com

  2. "A guy that's won 14 majors, he's got a lot of game," Els said, "I think he's very close. I haven't played with him in about a year. I think his ball-striking was pretty good the last two days. His short game is pretty sharp, he just didn't...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Tiger Wood Source: FOXNews

  3. "They haven't explained to us what this is about," Lavrov said at a news conference during a visit to Jerusalem. "I hope they will. The only thing I can say today is that the moment for doing that has been chosen with special elegance."
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Sergey Lavrov Source: The Associated Press

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