by Press Release | Oct 21, 2017 6:45 am | Comments (0)
The Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce will recognize four individuals and one organization for their outstanding achievements in the community on Wednesday, Oct. 25 at the 46th Annual Gold Seal Awards Banquet.
by STAFF | Oct 21, 2017 6:22 am | Comments (0)
Two stories from the state’s smallest city attracted the most interest this week on The Valley Indy website.
by Press Release | Oct 20, 2017 1:10 pm | Comments (0)
Naugatuck Valley Health District (NVHD) is pleased to announce the kick-off of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week 2017, Oct. 22 to Oct. 28.
NVHD will host and participate in outreach and education activities designed to raise local awareness about the danger of lead exposure and poisoning, and educate parents on how to reduce exposure to lead in their environment, prevent its serious health effects, and learn about the importance of testing children for lead.
by Eugene Driscoll | Oct 20, 2017 1:09 pm | Comments (0)
The two candidates for Derby mayor are scheduled to debate 7 p.m. Tuesday Oct. 24 in the auditorium of Derby High School.
Two-term incumbent Mayor Anita Dugatto is facing a challenge from Republican candidate Richard Dziekan.
by Eugene Driscoll | Oct 19, 2017 1:28 pm | Comments (0)
Buildings purchased by the state on Main Street in Derby will be coming down sometime between December and March, a state transportation spokesman confirmed Wednesday.
It’s part of the Route 34 widening plan — a project that the state and the City of Derby have been planning for at least a decade.
by COMCAST | Oct 19, 2017 10:49 am | Comments (0)
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by Eugene Driscoll | Oct 18, 2017 1:37 pm | Comments (0)
Buildings on the south side of Main Street should start coming down within 90 days, Derby Mayor Anita Dugatto announced Tuesday.
The buildings, which formerly housed apartments, a liquor store, a religious shop and a tile store among other uses, must come down to make way for the long-planned widening of Route 34/Main Street in downtown Derby.
by Ethan Fry | Oct 17, 2017 8:42 pm | Comments (0)
Two Derby residents — including a candidate for mayor’s cousin — are going to court to try to stop a company from converting a former nursing home into a dorm for foreign high school students.
by STAFF | Oct 17, 2017 8:15 am | Comments (0)
Wall Street issued its loudest warning to date Monday, asserting that Connecticut’s budget impasse will threaten credit to nearly one-third of all cities and towns.
Moody’s Investors Service announced measures that could lead to lower bond ratings — and higher interest costs — for 51 municipalities and six regional school districts, affecting nearly $7 billion in outstanding debt.
by STAFF | Oct 16, 2017 10:25 pm | Comments (0)
A company that wants to convert a former nursing home into a dormitory for foreign high school students has submitted a site plan to the Derby Planning and Zoning Commission.
The commission is scheduled to receive the proposal 7 p.m. tonight (Tuesday, Oct. 17).