by STAFF | Jan 17, 2017 11:25 pm | Comments (0)
A 25-year-old man was in stable condition after being shot in Ansonia Tuesday night.
Ansonia Police Lt. Patrick Lynch said Griffin Hospital notified police about 7:38 p.m. that the man had been taken to the hospital after being shot at 112 Central St.
The man was then transferred to Bridgeport Hospital, Lynch said.
by Eugene Driscoll | Jan 17, 2017 11:19 pm | Comments (0)
A $9 million land sale on Pershing Drive included a $23,000 conveyance tax for the City of Derby, Town Clerk Marc Garofalo announced Tuesday.
That’s good news for a cash-strapped city.
by Ansonia Police Department | Jan 17, 2017 11:46 am | Comments (0)
Officer Paul Smith and his K9 partner Kane would like to thank Mr. David Shepherd and his family for the generous donation of bulletproof vest for Kane.
The donation was made to honor David’s late wife Linda Shepherd, who was a strong supporter of the Ansonia Animal Control Division.
by Krystina Morgan | For The Valley Indy | Jan 17, 2017 6:22 am | Comments (0)
Macedonia Baptist Church Minister Bruce Goldson had a message Monday for anyone fearing this week’s transfer of presidential power from Barack Obama to Donald Trump:
Think of what Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. achieved during his life — and the adversity he faced while doing it.
by Press Release | Jan 16, 2017 9:50 am | Comments (0)
Registration has begun at The Redwing Pond House Preschool for the 2017-2018 school year!
Two weeks of ‘priority’ registration for Ansonia residents will be Jan. 16 to Jan. 31. General registration for all other incoming students will begin on Feb. 1.
by STAFF | Jan 16, 2017 6:59 am | Comments (0)
Valley guys Tony Bunosso and David Lenart host a podcast called “2 Dudes Talking Disney.”
It’s about everything Disney, from the theme parks to the movies to the merchandise.
On Saturday they interviewed Bridgeport native John Ratzenberger, an actor best known for his role as Cliff Clavin, Jr., the talkative postman on the classic series “Cheers.” He’s also provided his voice talents to every Pixar film ever made.
And, as you can hear in this podcast, he’s a heck of nice guy.
Click play to listen.
by Press Release | Jan 13, 2017 2:21 pm | Comments (0)
The winners of the annual Fire Prevention Poster Contest for Ansonia Public Schools have been announced by Fire Marshal Ralph Tingley. Gift cards were presented to the top three winners in Grades 4 and 5 for Mead and Prendergast Schools.
by Press Release | Jan 13, 2017 9:49 am | Comments (0)
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti has announced that the Ansonia Armory building will open for the purpose of winter walking Jan. 17.
Hours will be 7 to 10 a.m. Monday through Friday.
by Ethan Fry | Jan 12, 2017 7:17 pm | Comments (0)
Tammy Blackwell, the Ansonia Tax Collector placed on leave last week after the mayor said “irregularities” were discovered in her office, intends to retire from the post — but adamantly denies having done anything wrong, a lawyer representing her said Thursday.
by STAFF | Jan 12, 2017 2:31 pm | Comments (0)
Tammy Blackwell, the Ansonia Tax Collector placed on leave last week after the mayor said “irregularities” were discovered in her office, has “has indicated her intention to retire and is filing paperwork,” John Marini, the city’s corporation counsel, said Thursday.