by STAFF | Feb 8, 2015 2:31 pm | Comments (2)
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti posted the following notice on Facebook and the city’s website:
“Due to the incoming snow storms that are reported to occur over the weekend and into the beginning of early next week I am instituting a city wide parking ban.
Due to the accumulated snow already on the streets it will be very difficult to remove any new snow. All vehicles will need to be removed from the roadways.
This ban will go into effect on Sunday Feb. 8 at 3 p.m. and will end on Tuesday Feb. 10, at noon.
by STAFF | Feb 7, 2015 1:16 pm | Comments (0)
A 19-year-old Ansonia man died after a one-car crash on Route 34 in east Derby Friday evening.
Officials did not release the man’s name Friday, but social media identified him as Josiah Bazil, a 2014 Ansonia High School graduate who played on the school’s basketball team.
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by STAFF | Feb 6, 2015 11:08 am | Comments (1)
Ansonia Mayor Cassetti will be hosting a community conversation on diversity Thursday, Feb. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the Aldermanic Chambers at City Hall.
City Hall is located at 253 Main St.
by By Patricia Villers | Feb 6, 2015 7:10 am | Comments (2)
My Sister’s Place Thrift Store and Donation Center in downtown Ansonia is more than a thrift shop — it’s a place of healing, customer Carolyn Bank said.
Proceeds from the store benefits programs that support victims of domestic violence. Bank routinely shops at the store because she knows her money will be used to help people.
by Ethan Fry | Feb 6, 2015 6:58 am | Comments (0)
The man who wants to turn a blighted eyesore on Ansonia’s Main Street into a mixed-use development has until Tuesday (Feb. 10) to fix up the property or face the possibility of fines totalling more than $1 million.
by Press Release | Feb 5, 2015 3:01 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.
In addition to the fire marshal, Superintendent of Schools Dr. Carol Merlone, Mayor David Cassetti and school principals participated in the presentation on Feb. 5, 2015.
Two students who were first prize winners at Mead School have been selected as the grand prize winners for the city, and their posters are on display in the State Capitol in Hartford.
by Press Release | Feb 5, 2015 10:35 am | Comments (0)
Center Stage Theatre will hold auditions for the Broadway comedy, “Lend Me a Tenor,” on Saturday, Feb. 7 between 10 a.m. and noon.
Center Stage Artistic Director Gary Scarpa said the production will be directed by Scott R. Brill.
“Lend Me A Tenor” is a door-slamming, dress-dropping farce with mistaken identities, mischievous misunderstandings and compromising positions.
by Ethan Fry | Feb 4, 2015 8:21 pm | Comments (1)
Yes, most public officials and employees are honest people who don’t steal, U.S. Attorney Deirdre Daly told a roomful of reporters at a press conference in New Haven.
Trouble is, dozens of recent investigations have unearthed the bad seeds, which is why a new federal task force will focus on rooting them out in so-called “Corrupt-icut.”
by Press Release | Feb 4, 2015 10:05 am | Comments (0)The collected works of Connecticut artists are on display at the Kellogg Environmental Center, 500 Hawthorne Ave. in Derby, through March 14.
A closing reception and meet the artist gathering will take place on March 14 from 10 a.m. until noon.
The public is welcome to attend and meet the artists. Paintings include still lives, portraits, and landscapes.