by STAFF | Sep 1, 2017 11:59 am | Comments (0)
The following information was posted on the Echo Hose Hook & Ladder Co. No. 1 Facebook page on Friday.
by STAFF | Sep 1, 2017 6:53 am | Comments (0)
First Selectman George R. Temple said the town will hold a “Lights of Hope” candlelight vigil Sept. 24 to make people aware of the opioid problems in Oxford and in the state.
The vigil is scheduled to start 6:30 p.m. at the Center School Gazebo, 462 Oxford Road.
by Kyle Constable | CT Mirror | Sep 1, 2017 6:26 am | Comments (0)
For the third year in a row, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has put forward and signed legislation aimed at curbing the growing opioid epidemic in Connecticut.
The governor’s bill-signing ceremony Thursday came days after the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner reported that an average of nearly three Connecticut residents are dying every day from accidental drug intoxication.
The state is now on pace to hit more than 1,000 opioid-related deaths by the end of the year, which would break the previous year’s record of 917 deaths.
by STAFF | Aug 31, 2017 5:56 pm | Comments (0)
Ansonia police charged a man with breaking into cars Thursday.
Timothy Stumpo, 34, of Ansonia, was arrested just before 4 a.m. after he was apprehended at a residence on Harris Road.
by Frank DeLibero | GUEST COLUMN | Aug 31, 2017 4:23 pm | Comments (0)
Mayor Cassetti’s opponent has issued a plea for civility in campaigning. But has he practiced what he’s preaching?
Earlier in the week, Raslan’s team posted a video (complete with graphics depicting hand guns) that tied shooting in Ansonia to budgets passed by the Board of Aldermen, thereby overtly politicizing criminal activity.
by Press Release | Aug 31, 2017 3:14 pm | Comments (0)
The 8th Annual Valley Goes Pink Campaign invites the lower Naugatuck Valley and surrounding communities to enjoy a variety of events featuring great food, drink and fun for a good cause throughout September and October.
The campaign kicks off Wed., Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. with “Turn the Huntington Green Pink,” a free concert featuring the Highland Rovers, as well as several vendors and food trucks at the Huntington Green in Shelton.
by Press Release | Aug 31, 2017 11:27 am | Comments (0)
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by Tarek Raslan | GUEST COLUMN | Aug 31, 2017 3:55 am | Comments (0)
It’s 10 weeks until the Nov. 7 election, we are just getting started, yard signs going up, knocking on doors, and writing op-ed letters about the city. It may seem annoyingly familiar, but it’s a necessary part of our democracy.
by STAFF | Aug 31, 2017 3:26 am | Comments (0)
Several buckets of an “unknown substance” dumped at an Ansonia dead end turned out to be cooking grease, according to state environmental officials.
Police were called to the intersection of Coe Lane and Fitzpatrick Road Wednesday morning after someone left several buckets of the substance there, Ansonia Police Lt. Patrick Lynch said in an email.
by Press Release | Aug 30, 2017 4:05 pm | Comments (0)
Master’s Table Community Meals has scheduled three free community meals in September, as well as a fundraiser Oct. 14.