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State Authorizes $2 Million For Derby-Shelton Bridge Rehab

by STAFF | Jul 28, 2015 11:50 am | Comments (0)

The bridge between downtown Derby and Shelton will be getting a face lift, part to make it more friendly for bicycles and pedestrians.

The state bonding commission authorized $2 million for the project, according to a press release from House Republican leader Themis Klarides, state Rep. Jason Perillo and state Rep. Ben McGorty.

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Derby Dems Say They’ve Moved The City Forward

by Eugene Driscoll | Jul 27, 2015 9:57 pm | Comments (0)

Photo: Eugene DriscollSaying her administration lifted the municipal rug under which Derby’s problems were previously swept, Mayor Anita Dugatto accepted the Democratic Town Committee’s nomination for a second term Monday.

“Upon taking office, my administration lifted the municipal rug and began cleaning up all the issues have been swept under it for years,” Dugatto told about 50 supporters at the Derby Veterans Memorial Building on Atwater Avenue.

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Former Derby High School Principal Scheduled For August Court Appearance

by Eugene Driscoll | Jul 27, 2015 2:04 pm | Comments (0)

The former Derby High School principal accused of stealing from his union’s bank account is scheduled to appear in court again Aug. 31.

Greg Gaillard was arrested by Derby police Feb. 17 and charged with second-degree larceny, a felony, after authorities alleged he misappropriated $13,200 from the administrators’ union, of which he was president.

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St. Vincent de Paul Expands In Derby

by Patricia Villers | Jul 27, 2015 7:25 am | Comments (0)

St. Vincent de Paul Helping Hands of the Valley in Derby is expanding to meet the growing needs of local residents.

The brick building that houses the thrift shop and food pantry at 237 Roosevelt Drive is undergoing major renovations.

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Comcast Channel Lineup

by Press Release | Jul 23, 2015 2:45 pm | Comments (0)

Channel 10 Programming Schedule
Comcast Cable

SUNDAY, JULY 26, 2015

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Region Gets $70,000 Grant To Support Economic Development Strategy

by Press Release | Jul 23, 2015 2:28 pm | Comments (0)

U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and U.S. Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-3), Jim Himes (D-4) and Elizabeth Esty (D-5) announced today a $70,000 federal grant for the Shelton Economic Development Corporation to advance economic development in the Valley and greater Waterbury region.

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Derby GOP Backs Dziekan For Mayor, McLiverty Declines Nomination For Treasurer

by Eugene Driscoll | Jul 23, 2015 10:31 am | Comments (0)

Vowing to ignore party labels and to practice true leadership, retired police officer Richard Dziekan formally accepted the Derby Republican Town Committee’s nomination for mayor Wednesday.

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Moscato: Mayor Discriminated Against Me

by Eugene Driscoll | Jul 22, 2015 6:21 pm | Comments (0)

The former director of the Derby Parking Authority has lodged a complaint against Mayor Anita Dugatto, claiming she discriminated against him because of his medical condition and physical disability.

Leo Moscato Jr.‘s job was eliminated as of June 30, when Derby City Hall absorbed the city’s Parking Authority, where Moscato ran day-to-day operations at the city’s parking garage on Thompson Place for nine years.

An email seeking comment was sent to Moscato Wednesday.

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Klarides to DMV Honcho: What Are You Doing About the Backlog?

by Rep. Themis Klarides | GUEST COLUMN | Jul 22, 2015 1:19 pm | Comments (0)

NOTE: The following letter from state Rep. Themis Klarides to the commissioner of the state DMV was copied to the media July 22.

Dear Commissioner Ayala,

Recent news reports have chronicled the ongoing problems in scheduling tests for driving permits and licenses throughout the department system.

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Shelton Man Charged With Public Indecency In Derby

by STAFF | Jul 21, 2015 9:03 pm | Comments (0)

A 62-year-old Shelton man was charged with public indecency and disorderly conduct after allegedly exposing himself at Osbornedale State Park.

John Boswell was arrested Monday by state Environmental Conservation Police, according to a prepared statement. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Superior Court in Derby Aug. 8.

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