by STAFF | Sep 20, 2017 4:56 pm
Posted to: Seymour, Valley Sports Rewind
On the latest episode of Valley Sports Rewind, John ‘Raven’ Commune sits down with host Mike Cannici to talk Valley sports — Seymour in particular.
Commune grew up in Seymour and was the football team’s statistician for more than 40 years.
by Eugene Driscoll and Ethan Fry | Sep 19, 2017 6:47 pm
Posted to: Ansonia, Ansonia Election 2017, Investigations
A “Team Cassetti” supporter called police anonymously to report the mayor’s challenger for driving an unregistered car, then followed the candidate for almost two miles before snapping a photo as a police officer investigated.
by STAFF | Sep 19, 2017 12:36 am
Posted to: Ansonia, Derby, Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast
Valley Indy reporters Eugene Driscoll and Ethan Fry play NEVER BEFORE HEARD audio clips from the Sept. 12 primary in Derby!
Click play to listen.
by STAFF | Sep 18, 2017 7:51 am
You can’t know where you’re going unless you know where you’re from!
Here’s a list of the most-read stories last week on ValleyIndy.org.
This week’s list is sponsored by Greater Valley Restaurant Week, which is happening Oct. 2 to Oct. 7.
by KEITH M. PHANEUF | CT MIRROR | Sep 16, 2017 6:29 am
Republican legislators sent their first state budget proposal to the governor’s desk in decades early Saturday morning, capping a strange day that didn’t move Connecticut any closer to a new fiscal plan, but raised new questions about the balance of power at the Capitol.
by STAFF | Sep 15, 2017 1:14 am
From The CT Mirror:
“A compromise to end Connecticut’s summer-long budget impasse dramatically unraveled Thursday night as House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz, D-Berlin, brusquely acknowledged to reporters he was indefinitely postponing a vote after a day of cajoling reluctant Democrats.”
More after the jump . . .
by Ethan Fry | Sep 13, 2017 7:18 pm
Posted to: Ansonia, Ansonia Election 2017
A volunteer with Mayor David Cassetti’s re-election campaign apologized Wednesday after a video surfaced showing him pestering a downtown business owner about her political signs.
by Ethan Fry and Kate Ramunni | Sep 13, 2017 1:02 am
Posted to: Derby
Clearly, the people had her back.
Despite not being supported by most of her party leaders and the majority of the Board of Aldermen, Mayor Anita Dugatto defeated Alderman Carmen DiCenso in a Democratic primary for mayor Tuesday.
The unofficial tally was 525-495 in Dugatto’s favor.
by STAFF | Sep 11, 2017 7:19 pm
About 200 people lined the Sept. 11 Memorial on the Derby Green Monday during a ceremony to mark the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks.
Speakers included Father Christopher Tiano, Derby Fire Commissioner Michael Kelleher, Mayor Anita Dugatto and state Rep. Linda Gentile.
by Ethan Fry | Sep 11, 2017 2:02 pm
Posted to: Shelton
Lisa Tremblay and her husband were inside their Edgewood Avenue home in Shelton Thursday night when their son, Joey, went to the garage down the driveway from the house to get a manual from his toolbox.
“He literally walked in the door, was in there a matter of seconds . . . and it exploded,” she said.