Follow Us



Update: Ansonia Police Investigate Shooting

by STAFF | Nov 29, 2016 1:22 pm | Comments (0)

Photo: Ethan FryOne person was shot Monday evening on Howard Avenue in Ansonia, police said.

The person — whose name was not released — was taken to Yale-New Haven Hospital with “non-life threatening injuries,” police said in a statement.

Continue reading ‘Update: Ansonia Police Investigate Shooting’ »

Guest Column: Please Support The United Way

by Jimmy Tickey | GUEST COLUMN | Nov 28, 2016 12:05 pm | Comments (0)

Although the United Way is one of the most internationally recognized brands — and the largest philanthropic organization in the world — each United Way is completely local.  What makes the United Way so unique is that all funds raised into our local United Way – the Valley United Way — stay in our community.

Continue reading ‘Guest Column: Please Support The United Way’ »

Milenkevich, Pluta Take Hull 5K Titles

by Press Release | Nov 28, 2016 9:44 am | Comments (0)

contributedAnsonia’s Tim Milenkevich and Weston’s Anna Pluta captured the men’s and women’s titles at Thursday’s Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Race 5K.

Continue reading ‘Milenkevich, Pluta Take Hull 5K Titles’ »

An (Old) Donald J. Trump Interview

by STAFF | Nov 28, 2016 8:38 am | Comments (0)

Donald J. Trump is our president-elect!

But once upon a time he was just a New York City real estate tycoon trying to build a golf course next to the Village of Mount Kisco, N.Y.‘s water supply.

Valley Indy reporter Eugene Driscoll — then a reporter with The Patent Trader, a dead weekly newspaper — interviewed Trump about his plans about 16 years ago.

Driscoll found the cassette tape with the audio interview in his basement earlier this month, and so now it’s a podcast!

Press play to listen.

Continue reading ‘An (Old) Donald J. Trump Interview’ »

Cassetti: Much To Be Thankful For

by David Cassetti | GUEST COLUMN | Nov 23, 2016 4:47 pm | Comments (0)

This Thanksgiving we should all dedicate time to being grateful for our numerous blessings. Our wonderful community here in Ansonia is certainly one blessing that must never be taken for granted.

Continue reading ‘Cassetti: Much To Be Thankful For’ »

TEAM Toys 4 Kids Breakfast Nov. 27 In Seymour

by Press Release | Nov 23, 2016 9:57 am | Comments (0)

FILEThe 12th annual Christmas Breakfast to benefit TEAM’s Toys 4 Kids campaign will be Sunday (Nov. 27) in Seymour.

Diane and Tom Baklik, owners of the Yankee Clipper barber shop, host the event at 19 Chucta Road.

The event is supported by the Seymour Lions Club and the Blue Knights Motorcycle Club.

Continue reading ‘TEAM Toys 4 Kids Breakfast Nov. 27 In Seymour’ »

Ansonia Man Gets Seven Years For Sexual Assault

by Ethan Fry | Nov 23, 2016 6:53 am | Comments (0)

An Ansonia man was sent to prison for seven years for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl.

John Sanders, 47, pleaded guilty to first-degree sexual assault, risk of injury to a minor, and violating probation in front of Judge Frank Iannotti at Superior Court in Milford.

Continue reading ‘Ansonia Man Gets Seven Years For Sexual Assault’ »

Book, Bake Sale In Ansonia Dec. 3

by Press Release | Nov 22, 2016 4:43 pm | Comments (0)

A holiday book and bake sale sponsored by the Friends of the Ansonia Library is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Continue reading ‘Book, Bake Sale In Ansonia Dec. 3’ »

Ansonia Students Raise $525 For Men’s Health Initiative

by Press Release | Nov 22, 2016 4:31 pm | Comments (0)

CONTRIBUTEDOn Tuesday (Nov. 22) Prendergast School held their annual Mustache Assembly for Men’s Health, where they presented the proceeds collected from their “mustache sales” for Griffin Hospital’s Health Initiative for Men (HiM).

Accepting the donation on behalf of HiM & Griffin Hospital were Frank Michaud (HiM Fund, Valley Community Foundation) and Tricia O’Malley (Executive Director of Development, Griffin Hospital).

Continue reading ‘Ansonia Students Raise $525 For Men’s Health Initiative’ »

Women In Networking Announce Grant Awards

by Press Release | Nov 22, 2016 11:57 am | Comments (0)

Three Valley women were recently selected as recipients of the 13th annual Women in Networking (WIN) Entrepreneurial Grant program. The grant recipients are: Dr. Julia Bonks, ConnectiKidz Dental Care, Derby; Attorney Karen A. Fisher, Law office of Karen A. Fisher, Seymour; and Dawn Lowery, One Smart Dog,

The WIN grant is a named fund with the Valley Community Foundation. WIN is a council affiliated with the Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce (GVCC).

Continue reading ‘Women In Networking Announce Grant Awards’ »

Events Calendar

PosterWallAdd your Poster

SeeClickFix »

Derby and Ansonia's Interection from @#$%...
Nov 23, 2016 6:46 am
Address: 156-186 Division Street Ansonia, Connecticut
Rating: 3

I was able to take a PERFECT photo Friday morning to depict the nightmare Derby...

more »
THANK YOU to Ansonia's New Garbage Collector
Nov 17, 2016 9:02 am
Address: 14 Jewett Ansonia, Connecticut
Rating: 3

I have to pause and say THANK YOU to the company that Ansonia so wisely hired to replace the horrid...

more »
Nov 8, 2016 7:54 am
Address: 42 Botsford Road Seymour, Connecticut
Rating: 1

There is a logcabin type house here that looks abandoned. The driveway and lawn are...

more »


Knight Foundation Valley Foundation The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven

Sponsors have no input into or responsibility for articles published on this site.

V.I.S. Site Design & Development

smartpill design