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Man Identified As Suspect In Ansonia-Derby Burglaries

by Eugene Driscoll | Sep 3, 2015 10:56 am | Comments (0)

Derby police Thursday released the name of a burglary suspect arrested on Sunset Drive Wednesday morning. Both Derby and Ansonia police believe he is connected to a rash of recent overnight burglaries.

Davon Miller, 21, of Ansonia, was charged with first-degree burglary, third-degree burglary, two counts of attempted first-degree burglary and two counts of sixth-degree larceny.

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Burglary Suspect Arrested In Derby

by Eugene Driscoll | Sep 2, 2015 11:05 am | Comments (0)

Photo: Patricia VillersAn 18-year-old burglary suspect is in custody after setting off a brief manhunt in Derby Wednesday morning.

The man’s name has not been released yet.

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Everything You Want To Know About The Route 34 Widening Project

by STAFF | Aug 31, 2015 1:23 pm | Comments (0)

How much construction can Derby take?!?

The question will be answered in the next few years as the state embarks on the long-planned widening of Route 34 in west Derby.

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Today On Navel Gazing: Route 34 Project, O’Sullivan’s Island

by STAFF | Aug 31, 2015 7:26 am | Comments (0)

‘Valley Navel Gazing,’ the Indy’s new FM-Internet radio show, starts at 9 a.m.

Click here to listen live.

Today’s guest is Rick Dunne, executive director of the Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments.

We’ll ask him about the Route 34 widening project in Derby, and about contamination at O’Sullivan’s Island in Derby.

Click here to listen live at 9 a.m.

If you miss it, we’ll post the entire show later today, and it will be available on iTunes.

Derby Schools Unveil ‘Redesigned’ High School

by Patricia Villers | Aug 27, 2015 7:59 am | Comments (0)

Photo: Patricia VillersDerby Public Schools officially unveiled a “redesigned” high school during a ceremony Monday.

Under Superintendent Matthew Conway, the school district has made an aggressive push into 21st century education. The district has parlayed grant money to heavily invest in online learning.

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Derby Fire Victim Arrested On Gun Charge

by STAFF | Aug 25, 2015 8:42 am | Comments (0)

A man who lived in the apartment house that burned last weekend in Derby was arrested on a gun charge Monday.

Shelton police issued a prepared statement saying Jonathan Rodriguez, 22, was charged with stealing a firearm.

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Route 8 Safety Discussed On Valley Indy Radio Show

by STAFF | Aug 24, 2015 12:38 pm | Comments (0)

Is it the road?

Is it the drivers?

Is it a combination of the both?

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Cause Of Derby Fire ‘Undetermined’

by Eugene Driscoll | Aug 24, 2015 12:11 pm | Comments (0)

Extensive damage is preventing the Derby fire marshal from issuing a cause in Sunday’s fatal fire on Derby Avenue.

The fire started on an outside deck in the rear of the apartment house at 204-206 Derby Ave.

“We couldn’t determine the cause of the fire. We know it started somewhere on the upper-level deck on the outside of the building,” Hawks said.

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Update: State Police Fire And Explosion Unit Probes Derby Fire

by Eugene Driscoll | Aug 23, 2015 9:15 pm | Comments (0)

One person is dead after a fire in an apartment house at 204-206 Derby Ave. Sunday.

The victim was identified as Nilda Ruiz, 48.

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Valley Teens And Seniors Party Together At Beach Bash

by Patricia Villers | Aug 23, 2015 6:08 am | Comments (0)

Photo: Patricia VillersGeneration gap?

It was nowhere to be seen Thursday as the young and the young at heart partied together at Ansonia High School.

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