by STAFF | Jan 8, 2015 11:05 am | Comments (0)
Ansonia police arrested a Hawkins Road man Monday on charges he stole more than $2,000 worth of “metal items” from a downtown construction company.
by Patricia Villers | Jan 7, 2015 11:30 pm | Comments (0)
The Ansonia Fire Department honored its own Wednesday night at Ansonia High School during a promotion and award ceremony.
Family members, fellow firefighters, former chiefs, city officials, and members of the community showed their appreciation to the volunteers and their years of service.
Scott Trembley, a 24-year member of Charters Hose Company 4, is the city’s new fire chief.
by Ethan Fry | Jan 7, 2015 11:27 pm | Comments (1)
The leader of the Ansonia NAACP says he hopes to meet with the Alderman who called President Barack Obama and others “traitors to their race” for manufacturing a “racial divide between poor blacks and police.”
Sixth Ward Alderman Patrick Henri wrote a column published Dec. 23 by the Valley Indy in response to the murder of two New York City Police Department officers in Brooklyn.
by Press Release | Jan 7, 2015 3:35 pm | Comments (0)
The Umbrella Center for Domestic Violence Services (UCDVS), a program of BHcare, is looking for bowlers and sponsors to participate in the 27th Annual Bowl-2-Benefit being held Saturday, March 14, 2015, at AMF Lanes in Milford, CT.
by Press Release | Jan 7, 2015 1:11 pm | Comments (0)
Center Stage Theatre’s Gary Scarpa sent the following info regarding “Man of La Mancha” performances in January and February.
by Press Release | Jan 6, 2015 4:48 pm | Comments (0)
The Ansonia Armory will open its doors to residents for walking and exercise beginning Monday, Jan. 12.
“Many residents took advantage of this opportunity last year when inclement weather prohibited outdoor exercise,” Mayor David Cassetti said in a prepared statement. “I wanted to be sure to offer this alternative to Ansonia residents again this year. It’s a great way to exercise during the winter months and a good opportunity to socialize with your friends and neighbors.”
by Press Release | Jan 6, 2015 1:08 pm | Comments (0)
Does your roof leak? Are your steps crumbling? Are you facing a winter without heat due to a failing furnace? There’s a program available right now to help you.
Lisa Low & Associates is a consultant for 14 Connecticut communities which have each been awarded $400,000 Community Development Block Grant (HUD-CDBG) funds for housing rehabilitation.
by Press Release | Jan 5, 2015 2:04 pm | Comments (0)
MEAD SCHOOL HONOR ROLL – FIRST MARKING PERIOD
FIRST HONORS – “A” in all subjects
by STAFF | Jan 5, 2015 11:51 am | Comments (0)
The Ansonia Cultural Commission’s annual house decorating contest attracted 21 entries from throughout the city.
The judges declared the citywide winner to be John and Ann Marie Checkley’s house at 209 Wakelee Ave.
The Checkleys decked out their yard, pictured, with a lane of candy canes, snowmen, reindeer, garland, lights, and a bright “HAPPY HOLIDAYS” spelled out in glowing red and green letters.
by Press Release | Jan 5, 2015 11:02 am | Comments (0)
Griffin Hospital offers support groups and a new series of bereavement sessions this winter for anyone experiencing the loss of a loved one.
The meetings provide grief education and support to ease the pain of loss as well as encourage healing and growth. The groups meet in eight-week cycles at the hospital, 130 Division Street in Derby, and require pre-registration due to limited capacity.