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Business Owners, Environmentalists Pan Clean Energy Raid Oct 23, 2017 3:26 pm
HARTFORD, CT — Solar energy system installers, environmental advocates, and clean energy business owners were more than critical Monday of a...
Fourth Town Joins CEA Lawsuit Oct 23, 2017 12:07 pm
HARTFORD, CT —The Connecticut Education Association added another plaintiff Friday to its lawsuit against Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his executive...
Nappier, Malloy Offer Lawmakers Some Caution On Budget Oct 23, 2017 5:30 am
HARTFORD, CT — As they wait for legislative leaders to finish drafting a bipartisan budget proposal, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and State Treasurer Denise...
Press Re-Set? by
Paul Bass | Oct 23, 2017 3:35 pm
In a test of whether labor relations might change at City Hall, Mayor Toni Harp and the newly elected president of city government’s management and... more »
Candidates Diverge On Judge’s Role by
Paul Bass | Oct 23, 2017 7:58 am
Depending who wins a contested citywide election, a recovering crack addict will face either a “judge” or a “judge/social worker” in her quest to... more »
STAFF | Oct 23, 2017 6:12 pm
Mayor Anita Dugatto and Republican candidate Rich Dziekan will debate 7 p.m. Tuesday in the auditorium at Derby High School.
Derby Public Schools will be live streaming the debate
from this link. Continue reading ‘Derby Debate Will Be Streamed Online’ »
STAFF | Oct 22, 2017 7:36 pm
Derby Fire Department Assistant Chief Dave Lenart joins Seymour Deputy Fire Marshal Timm Willis to talk fire safety and firefighting myths in this very special episode of “Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast.” VIDEO Continue reading ‘Talking Fire Safety With Willis And Lenart’ »
STAFF | Oct 21, 2017 6:22 am
Two stories from the state’s smallest city attracted the most interest this week on The Valley Indy website. Continue reading ‘The Most Popular Stories Of The Week’ »
Eugene Driscoll | Oct 20, 2017 1:09 pm
The two candidates for Derby mayor are scheduled to debate 7 p.m. Tuesday Oct. 24 in the auditorium of Derby High School.
Two-term incumbent Mayor Anita Dugatto is facing a challenge from Republican candidate Richard Dziekan.
Continue reading ‘Here’s The Format Of Derby’s Mayoral Debate’ »
STAFF | Oct 19, 2017 1:05 pm
About 40 people gathered in front of Ansonia City Hall Thursday (Oct. 19) for a “reintroduction” of the city’s flag more than five decades after it was first produced. Continue reading ‘Ansonia Flag Flies Again’ »
Eugene Driscoll | Oct 18, 2017 1:37 pm
Buildings on the south side of Main Street should start coming down within 90 days, Derby Mayor Anita Dugatto announced Tuesday.
The buildings, which formerly housed apartments, a liquor store, a religious shop and a tile store among other uses, must come down to make way for the long-planned widening of Route 34/Main Street in downtown Derby.
Continue reading ‘Dugatto: Main Street Buildings To Be Demolished Within 90 Days’ »
Ethan Fry | Oct 17, 2017 8:42 pm Posted to:
Two Derby residents — including a candidate for mayor’s cousin — are going to court to try to stop a company from converting a former nursing home into a dorm for foreign high school students. Continue reading ‘Two Neighbors Try To Put The Brakes On Derby Dorm Proposal’ »
Ethan Fry | Oct 16, 2017 9:11 pm
Instead of a debate, a “Meet the Candidates” forum has been scheduled next week in Ansonia, though it’s unlikely both candidates for mayor will be taking part. Continue reading ‘No Second Debate, But Ansonia Candidates Forum Scheduled For Oct. 25’ »
STAFF | Oct 16, 2017 6:08 am
You’ve heard us mention “Valley Gives Back” on our podcast, and you may have seen our “Valley Gives Back” sponsored posts on social media. VIDEO
Now Sharon Closius explains the meaning behind the phrase in the latest episode of “Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast.”
Press play to listen.
Continue reading ‘Sharon Closius Explains ‘Valley Gives Back’ On Indy Radio’ »
Eugene Driscoll | Oct 14, 2017 7:29 am
Happy weekend, neighbors.
Welcome to our weekly most-read stories of the week list, which we usually post on the weekends.
This weekend’s list is sponsored by . . . well, it’s sponsored by us, I guess.
AMERICAN DEMOCRACY, that is. Continue reading ‘Most Read Stories Of The Week’ »