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‘Concert For A Cause’ To Benefit Seymour Family

by Press Release | Sep 22, 2014 10:27 am | Comments (0)

The upcoming “Concert for a Cause,” will benefit a family that needs help in Seymour.

From a press release:

On June 22, Mark Condo, an avid volunteer in the Seymour community, youth sports coach and board member with the Seymour Little League and Seymour Tradition travel softball died at the age of 45.

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TEAM Inc To Honor Murphy, Penry, Echo Hose Hook And Ladder

by Press Release | Sep 22, 2014 9:50 am | Comments (0)

Connecticut’s youngest U.S. Senator, Christopher Murphy, will address the 49th Annual Meeting of TEAM Inc.

The breakfast meeting is slated for Friday, Oct. 10, 2014 at Grassy Hill Lodge, 77 Sodom Lane in Derby.

Registration is at 7:45 a.m. and the meeting will end at 9:30 a.m.

The public is invited and encouraged to attend.

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Derby Gives Walgreens The Stink Eye

by Eugene Driscoll | Sep 22, 2014 7:09 am | Comments (2)

The chairman of Derby’s Planning and Zoning Commission told the city’s building inspector Tuesday to keep a close eye on work being done in Red Raider Plaza, where Walgreens just backed out of a plan to build a pharmacy.

Meanwhile, the owner of the shopping center across the street is threatening to take Walgreens to court.

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Democrats To Open Campaign HQ In Ansonia

by STAFF | Sep 20, 2014 10:40 pm | Comments (0)

Rep. Rosa DeLauro, Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman, state Sen. Joe Crisco, state Rep. Linda Gentile and state Rep. Theresa Conroy, along with the Democratic Town Committees of Ansonia and Derby, will open the Ansonia/Derby Democratic Headquarters Tuesday, Sept. 23 from 4:30 to 7 p.m.

The headquarters is located at 350 West Main St., Ansonia.

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Ansonia Cheerleaders Plan Youth Night Oct. 2

by Press Release | Sep 19, 2014 3:35 pm | Comments (0)

Ansonia High School cheerleaders invite any child in kindergarten through eighth grade to come cheer alongside them and perform during halftime at a high school varsity football game Oct. 2.


Registration will be Sept. 22 at the high school (20 Pulaski Highway) from 6 to 9 p.m.

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State Announces $200,000 For Ansonia Copper & Brass Work

by Press Release | Sep 19, 2014 1:59 pm | Comments (1)

State Rep. Linda M. Gentile and Sen. Joseph J. Crisco hailed Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s announcement Thursday (Sept. 19) that the Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) has awarded $200,000 to the City of Ansonia.

The money — part of $1,698,400 in grants awarded to 11 municipalities — will be used for investigation of an approximately 6-acre portion of the former Ansonia Copper and Brass site in the heart of Ansonia, which could support a mix of redevelopment uses.

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Tripp To Kick Off 17th District Campaign Sept. 24

by Press Release | Sep 19, 2014 12:42 pm | Comments (0)

Lt. Col. Phil Tripp today announced the Grand Opening of his Campaign Headquarters.

The event will be held Wednesday, Sept. 24 at 10 a.m. at 301 Main St., Ansonia.

Phil Tripp is a life-long resident of the 17th District, born and raised in Hamden and presently serving as President of the Board of Aldermen in Ansonia.

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Still No Resolution In Ansonia PTO Theft Case

by Eugene Driscoll | Sep 18, 2014 1:55 pm | Comments (1)

An Ansonia woman accused of stealing $21,000 from a school’s Parent Teacher Organization appeared in front of a judge for the tenth time Thursday — and was promptly told to come back next month for visit number 11.

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The Valley Gets A Disaster Response Trailer

by Kate Rammuni | Sep 17, 2014 9:18 pm | Comments (0)

Photo: Kate RamunniThey hope there will never be a need for it, but in the case of an emergency or a disaster, the American Red Cross is now better equipped to handle it in the Valley.

On Wednesday, contingents from the groups that made it possible were on hand in the West Main Street Parking Lot to christen a new disaster response trailer that will be stationed at Ansonia High School and available to serve the five Valley communities.

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CDC Confirms Rare Respiratory Virus In Connecticut

by Press Release | Sep 17, 2014 3:48 pm | Comments (1)

The state’s Department of Health released the following statement Wednesday afternoon:

“The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) today received confirmation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of a confirmed case of enterovirus D68 infection (EV-D68) involving a Connecticut child. The child, who was recently hospitalized, has since improved and been discharged.”

The health department didn’t give a location, but the Register reported the little one had been treated at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

Click here for a discussion on the infection, which is a particular threat for kids with asthma, from last week’s News Hour on PBS.

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