by Press Release | Feb 25, 2014 11:09 am | Comments (0)
The City of Ansonia’s Cultural Commission is sponsoring an “Irish Flag Raising” ceremony on Saturday, March 15th at 11:30 a.m. in front of City Hall on Main Street.
That portion of the street will be closed for the ceremony and entertainment immediately following.
by Press Release | Feb 25, 2014 10:35 am | Comments (0)
Walnut Hill Community Church is sponsoring the Second Annual 5k Easter Run- Walk, an event benefiting BHCare’s Umbrella Center for Domestic Violence Services.
The Easter Run-Walk will take place on Saturday, April 12, 2014 on the Derby Greenway starting at O’Sullivan’s Island (Caroline Street in Derby).
by STAFF | Feb 24, 2014 3:06 pm | Comments (0)
A 24-year-old man was stabbed in the stomach during a robbery on Tremont Street early Sunday.
According to Ansonia police, the man and his 21-year-old female companion were in a car that broke down on the street at about 4:30 a.m.
Four men approached them, stole the man’s phone and stabbed him. His injuries were described as “non-life threatening,” police said.
by Ethan Fry | Feb 24, 2014 9:30 am | Comments (0)
About two and a half hours into a meeting of the Ansonia Water Pollution Control Authority Wednesday (Feb. 19), Sewer Administrator Rita St. Jacques told WPCA Chairman Nunzio Parente she had neglected to include one item in her monthly report to the board.
She joked that she needed to schedule a hairdressing appointment Friday — “Because you’re going to make me gray.”
At that point the meeting was barely halfway over.
by Press Release | Feb 21, 2014 1:21 pm | Comments (0)
The Ansonia Rescue and Medical Services (A.R.M.S.) will be the location for Mayor Cassetti’s first “Mayor’s Night Out” March 4 at 6:30 p.m.
The event, originally slated for Feb. 18 but rescheduled due to snow, is an opportunity for residents to meet staff members or members of city departments to have their concerns directly heard.
by STAFF | Feb 21, 2014 11:01 am | Comments (1)
State Rep. Linda M. Gentile (D-Ansonia, Derby) Friday applauded one of Governor Dannel Malloy’s legislative priorities – the creation of an “Advanced Manufacturing Fund,” which will receive a proposed initial investment of $25 million to help companies modernize and grow, purchase equipment and develop new technologies, and provide access to training and specialized education for workers.
by Press Release | Feb 20, 2014 10:02 pm | Comments (1)
Here is a photo from a ‘Mayor For The Day’ event Thursday featuring Mayor David Cassetti and longtime Ansonia resident and volunteer Alfonso Smith.
Smith, 90, served during World War II as a combat Veteran in Germany and received many citations, including the Bronze Star.
He was also a semi-pro baseball player, and worked for the Post Office as a letter carrier for 30 years.
by COMCAST | Feb 20, 2014 8:10 pm | Comments (0)
by Press Release | Feb 20, 2014 3:04 pm | Comments (0)
The Department of Public Works will begin snow removal on the West Side of the city (Fifth Ward) effective tomorrow (Feb. 21).
This process will take a couple of days to complete.
Residents, please be prepared to move your vehicles.
“Clearing the snow and widening the streets is extremely important for public safety. In addition, the snow banks and ice buildups are wreaking havoc with our water drainage system,” Mayor Cassetti said.
by Valley United Way | Feb 19, 2014 5:33 pm | Comments (0)
The deadlines for several events sponsored by the Valley United Way are approaching.