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Norwalk Company Finds Itself At Center of Hillary Clinton Email Probe
Oct 8, 2015 11:59 am

The Connecticut company that recently found itself possibly holding some of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s emails also received $6...

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Study: State Worker Benefits Are 25-46 Percent Above Private Sector in Connecticut
Oct 8, 2015 5:30 am

A new analysis by the conservative Yankee Institute claims there is $1.4 to $2.5 billion in annual savings to be realized by offering state workers...

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Healthcare Advocates Win Small Victory With Delay of Payment Reform
Oct 7, 2015 2:22 pm

More than 20 health care advocates are claiming victory after a committee looking at how to revise payment methods for Medicaid patients put the...

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NH Farms, Land Trust Celebrate $50,000 Harvest
by Allan Appel | Oct 8, 2015 12:19 pm
Gloria Serrano gathered her first-ever crop of eggplants, poblano chili peppers, scads of tomatoes, and, coming up soon, feathery green cilantro...more »
Nader Predicts Brown-Warren “Dream” Ticket
by Paul Bass | Oct 8, 2015 8:10 am
California Gov. Jerry Brown hasn’t said he will run for president (or not run for president) in 2016. But Ralph Nader is sure Jerry Brown is ready...more »


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October Is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

by Press Release | Oct 7, 2015 8:09 pm

Posted to: Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton

Every nine seconds, a woman is battered in the U.S.

One in four women and one in seven men in the U.S. are victims of domestic violence at some point in their lives.

Every October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month is observed to bring to light an issue that effects all of our communities.

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Cops: Shelton Suspects Set Trap, Hoped To Score Drugs

by Ethan Fry | Oct 6, 2015 4:25 pm

Posted to: Shelton

A group of conspirators thought they’d gain access to a roomful of “weed and drugs” inside a Shelton home by having a 17-year-old girl incapacitate the homeowner with pills.

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Arrest Made In Shooting That Left Man Paralyzed

by Eugene Driscoll | Oct 6, 2015 12:44 pm

Posted to: Ansonia, Shelton

Ansonia police arrested a suspect Oct. 1 in connection to a shooting that left a man paralyzed.

Kevin Boyd, 23, of Shelton, is charged with first-degree assault, criminal use of a firearm, first-degree reckless endangerment, unlawful discharge of a firearm and carrying a pistol without a permit.

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Miller Touts Accomplishments On Valley Indy Podcast

by STAFF | Oct 5, 2015 2:08 pm

Posted to: Seymour, Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast, Seymour Election 2015

Seymour First Selectman Kurt Miller isn’t one to shy away from questions.

Miller, a Republican running for this third, two-year term, appeared live Monday on “Valley Navel Gazing,” this publication’s weekly talk show.

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Report: Murder Suspect A ‘Hothead’ With Troubling Work History

by STAFF | Oct 2, 2015 6:14 am

Posted to: Shelton

A Shelton man accused of fatally shooting his wife in their house Sunday was a “hothead” prone to outbursts at work, according to a story in The Connecticut Post.

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Ansonia Couple Wants To Help Troops With ‘Operation Gratitude’

by Patricia Villers | Oct 1, 2015 3:56 pm

Posted to: Ansonia

Contributed PhotoAlyssa Antonucci has vivid memories of when her boyfriend, Adam Avenia, served overseas.

Avenia served a year as a military police officer in Afghanistan, returning to Connecticut in 2013.

All military families worry about their loved ones in the service.

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Harvest House Collects More Than 100,000 Items To Help The Hungry

by Patricia Villers | Sep 30, 2015 4:20 pm

Posted to: Shelton

Patricia Villers PhotoValley nonprofit representatives may have deconstructed Harvest House VI at the Shelton Riverwalk Monday — but they had built hope for people in need.

The shelves of the 400-square-foot house constructed by 130 volunteers Saturday in the Derby-Shelton Rotary Club pavilion were filled with non-perishable donated food.

The more than100,000 donated items were split among the Valley’s food banks.

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Donation Page Launched For Infante Family

by STAFF | Sep 30, 2015 8:41 am

Posted to: Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton

Echo Hose Ambulance in Shelton has set up a “Go Fund Me“ page to help the family of Lisa Infante.

Infante, a long-time volunteer with the organization and a mother of four, was murdered Sunday.

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Prosecutor: Shelton Murder Suspect Confessed To Cops

by Ethan Fry | Sep 29, 2015 3:14 pm

Posted to: Shelton

A Shelton man accused of shooting his wife to death Sunday night fled the area and had made it nearly to Ohio before deciding to turn around and surrender to police Monday, according to a prosecutor.

Thomas Infante, 52, was arraigned on a murder charge Tuesday at Superior Court in Derby. He is accused of killing Lisa Infante, his wife of 27 years.

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Shelton Man Charged In Wife’s Murder

by STAFF | Sep 28, 2015 1:28 pm

Posted to: Shelton

A Shelton man has been charged with killing his wife of 27 years in the family’s home Sunday night.

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