by STAFF | Nov 29, 2016 1:22 pm | Comments (0)
One 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.
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.
by Press Release | Nov 28, 2016 9:44 am | Comments (0)
Ansonia’s Tim Milenkevich and Weston’s Anna Pluta captured the men’s and women’s titles at Thursday’s Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Race 5K.
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.
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.
by Press Release | Nov 23, 2016 9:57 am | Comments (0)
The 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.
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.
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.
by Press Release | Nov 22, 2016 4:31 pm | Comments (0)
On 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).
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).