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Ansonia Flag Flies Again

by STAFF | Oct 19, 2017 12:05 pm

Posted to: Ansonia

ethan fry photo 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.

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Dugatto: Main Street Buildings To Be Demolished Within 90 Days

by Eugene Driscoll | Oct 18, 2017 12:37 pm

Posted to: Derby, Derby Election 2017

GOOGLE MAPS 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.

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Two Neighbors Try To Put The Brakes On Derby Dorm Proposal

by Ethan Fry | Oct 17, 2017 7:42 pm

Posted to: Derby

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.

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No Second Debate, But Ansonia Candidates Forum Scheduled For Oct. 25

by Ethan Fry | Oct 16, 2017 8:11 pm

Posted to: Ansonia, Ansonia Election 2017

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.

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Sharon Closius Explains ‘Valley Gives Back’ On Indy Radio

by STAFF | Oct 16, 2017 5:08 am

Posted to: Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton, Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast

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.

Now Sharon Closius explains the meaning behind the phrase in the latest episode of “Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast.”

Press play to listen.

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Most Read Stories Of The Week

by Eugene Driscoll | Oct 14, 2017 6:29 am

Posted to: Ansonia, Derby, Oxford, Seymour, Shelton, Derby Election 2017

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.

Us and AMERICAN DEMOCRACY, that is.

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Second Mayoral Debate Falls Apart In Ansonia

by Eugene Driscoll | Oct 13, 2017 5:20 am

Posted to: Ansonia, Ansonia Election 2017

The second debate between Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti and challenger Tarek Raslan appears to have fallen apart, according to social media posts and emails to The Valley Indy.

The two-term Republican mayor and the Democratic challenger were supposed to debate 7 p.m. Oct. 26 at Ansonia High School.

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Miller And Behuniak Cut Loose In A Freewheeling ‘Navel Gazing’

by STAFF | Oct 11, 2017 4:23 pm

Posted to: Ansonia, Derby, Seymour, Shelton, Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast

Two elected officials from Seymour shared their thoughts Wednesday on everything from the state budget to local charter revision during a special video version of “Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast.”

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Derby Mayoral Debate Is Oct. 24 At Derby High School

by STAFF | Oct 10, 2017 12:05 pm

Posted to: Derby, Derby Election 2017

The two candidates for Derby mayor have agreed to a public debate scheduled to take place 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24 in the Derby High School auditorium.

The event is free and is open to the public.

The high school’s address is 75 Chatfield St. in Derby.

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The 2017 Ansonia Mayoral Debate

by STAFF | Oct 9, 2017 9:50 am

Posted to: Ansonia, Ansonia Election 2017, Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast


The two candidates on the ballot for Ansonia mayor clashed over city finances, taxes, and their visions for economic development during a debate at the Valley Indy Monday.

The discussion between Republican incumbent David Cassetti and Democratic challenger Tarek Raslan was livestreamed on Facebook.

Click the play button and adjust the volume to watch the video, which was recorded using an iPhone.

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