by STAFF | Jul 6, 2017 2:51 pm | Comments (0)
Joseph Pereira has dreamed of becoming a police officer his entire life.
On Wednesday the Ansonia Police Commission gave the 39-year-old Meriden resident the chance to fulfill that wish.
by Press Release | Jul 6, 2017 10:28 am | Comments (0)
Valley Shakespeare Festival, the Naugatuck Valley’s only professional theater company, will present its fifth annual free outdoor summer production, Shakespeare’s comedy “Twelfth Night, or What You Will,” at 8 p.m. on the evenings of Thursday, July 13 through Sunday, July 16 at Shelton’s Veterans Memorial-Riverwalk Park.
by STAFF | Jul 5, 2017 7:17 pm | Comments (0)
The Ansonia Police Commission named Detective Rick Esposito the police department’s officer of the year.
by STAFF | Jul 5, 2017 12:28 pm | Comments (0)
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti has appointed Acting Fire Marshal Darrick Lundeen to the post permanently, according to a prepared statement.
Lundeen was first appointed in February, after the retirement of longtime Fire Marshal Ralph Tingley.
Lundeen’s salary is $59,376.
by Press Release | Jul 5, 2017 12:23 pm | Comments (0)
The Ansonia Rotary Club will host a Pasta Dinner and Comedy Show on Saturday, July 15 at 6 PM at the A.M. Club (30 Hawthorne Ave, Derby).
Proceeds will benefit the Club’s Scholarship fund and First Responders Recognition program.
by State Rep. Linda Gentile | GUEST COLUMN | Jul 5, 2017 11:24 am | Comments (0)
Last Thursday, State Representatives Themis Klarides and Nicole Klarides-Ditria made a statement in which they criticized the Democrats for not proposing a balanced budget.
However, that same day, the House Democrats presented a revised budget proposal that was honest, balanced, and had the support of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities.
by STAFF | Jul 5, 2017 9:34 am | Comments (0)
Troopers made 60 DUI arrests over the extended Fourth of July weekend, according to state police stats.
State police also investigated 398 motor vehicle crashes. One person died and people were hurt in about 13 percent of those wrecks.
by STAFF | Jul 2, 2017 8:47 am | Comments (0)
Happy Fourth of July, everybody.
Here are the stories you read the most last week, sponsored by American Job Centers in Ansonia and Derby.
by Press Release | Jun 29, 2017 1:45 pm | Comments (0)
The following is a press release sent from state Rep. Linda Gentile Thursday.
The Connecticut Department of Transportation has announced overnight closures on Route 34 in Derby from Friday July 7, to Sunday, July 9, from the intersections with Route 115 to Route 8, from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
by Press Release | Jun 29, 2017 10:13 am | Comments (0)
As the July 4th holiday weekend quickly approaches, the Connecticut State Police reminds Connecticut residents that fireworks are illegal in the State of Connecticut.
Over the past few weeks the public has been overwhelmed with advertisements, signs, and sales pitches of so-called “fireworks.”