by STAFF | May 5, 2015 4:41 pm | Comments (0)
UPDATE: The Great Give is now over. It raised more than $1 million for groups in the Valley and greater New Haven. The Valley Indy received 119 individual gifts, which translates into $6,745.
by Eugene Driscoll | May 4, 2015 3:32 pm | Comments (0)
Did our Facebook page help you find your lost pet?
Did you learn the results of an election from our site?
Did you attend the political debates we co-sponsored in Ansonia and Seymour?
by STAFF | May 4, 2015 3:01 pm | Comments (0)
Four Valley residents, including a state Judicial Marshal, were arrested last week as part of a probe of steroid and prescription pill distribution in the area, federal prosecutors announced Monday.
The arrests were the result of an investigation by a federal task force dubbed “Operation Juice Box.”
The probe, which involved two months of wiretaps and electronic surveillance, revealed the suspects allegedly imported steroids from China before distributing them, federal prosecutors said in a prepared statement Monday (May 4).
by STAFF | May 4, 2015 2:37 pm | Comments (0)
Below are results from Ansonia Soccer Club matches played May 3, courtesy of Arturo Solis, head referee.
by Press Release | May 1, 2015 3:55 pm | Comments (0)
The Ansonia High School Class of 2015 has won $500 in the eighth annual “Your Skin Is In” pledge drive.
A total of 73 percent of the senior class took a pledge of “no tanning” as part of their senior class events.
The announcement was made on Wednesday (April 29), and Friday (May 1) is the date of the senior prom.
by Press Release | May 1, 2015 3:49 pm | Comments (0)
A testimonial honoring Sherrod McNeill, the 2015 Connecticut winner of the National Distinguished Elementary Assistant Principal award, was held at Ansonia High School on April 29, with more than 75 family, friends and colleagues in attendance.
Mr. McNeill is in his third year as assistant principal of Prendergast School.
by Eugene Driscoll | May 1, 2015 3:48 pm | Comments (0)
Stay up all night with the Valley Indy as we spread the word about The Great Give!
Reporter Ethan Fry and I are planning to do a live webcast from our office in Ansonia for the duration of The Great Give.
The Valley Indy’s Great Give webcast will start at 8 a.m. on May 5 (Tuesday) and conclude at 8 p.m. on May 6 (Wednesday).
by STAFF | Apr 30, 2015 10:12 pm | Comments (0)
The traffic headaches caused by the reconstruction of the railroad vehicle crossing on Division Street are expected end by 8 p.m. Friday, when the crossing will reopen, according to an email from the state Department of Transportation.
To quote Ric Flair, WOO!
by Press Release | Apr 30, 2015 12:50 pm | Comments (0)
Neighborhood Music School (NMS) invites residents from towns located in the Naugatuck Valley to apply for financial aid for its lessons, classes and ensembles.
Funds are available to those who qualify through a generous grant from the Katharine Matthies Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee.
Eligible towns are: Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Oxford and Shelton.
by Ethan Fry | Apr 29, 2015 12:46 pm | Comments (0)
A man who pleaded guilty to shooting a Derby man in Ansonia in 2013 was sentenced to serve six and a half years in prison.
Gordon Cole, 19, had pleaded guilty to charges of first-degree assault and first-degree robbery in February.