by Press Release | May 22, 2015 1:08 pm | Comments (0)
For the fifth-straight year, The Ansonia Rod & Gun Club has generously supported the Annual 5K Walk/Run to Benefit The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital with a donation of $5,000 to be the event’s finish line sponsor.
by Press Release | May 22, 2015 11:17 am | Comments (0)
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by STAFF | May 22, 2015 11:10 am | Comments (0)
Monday, May 25 is Memorial Day.
Towns and cities in the lower Naugatuck Valley will be honoring the memory of people who died while serving the U.S. in the military.
The events are scheduled for both Sunday, May 24 and Monday, May 25.
by STAFF | May 22, 2015 10:27 am | Comments (0)
The Valley Indy won seven awards Thursday from the Connecticut Society of Professional Journalists, including two first place wins for an investigation about O’Sullivan’s Island in Derby.
Five of the seven awards were first-place wins.
The nonprofit online publication has won 34 reporting awards since launching in June 2009.
by Press Release | May 21, 2015 6:51 pm | Comments (0)
The following Bradley School third-grade students from wrote poetry that will be published in the 2015 Edition of A Celebration of Poets.
Only selected student entries throughout the U.S. are chosen for publication.
The purpose of this contest in is to inspire young writers in their creative abilities.
by STAFF | May 20, 2015 11:17 am | Comments (0)
Two teens from Oxford were seriously injured after a car accident on Route 8 in Derby Tuesday.
The Valley Indy opted not to publish their names at this point because they are minors. The two are apparently brother and sister, according to information online.
by Eugene Driscoll | May 19, 2015 11:59 pm | Comments (0)
The Derby tax board approved a budget Tuesday that won’t raise taxes even though it provides an additional $45,000 to the Derby Storm Ambulance and Rescue Corps.
The debate over how much to give the Storms was basically the only controversial item in this year’s budget process in Derby.
by STAFF | May 19, 2015 1:40 pm | Comments (0)
One driver was taken by ambulance to Griffin Hospital after a three-vehicle wreck on Route 8 Tuesday afternoon.
The name of the driver was not available, nor were the circumstances leading to the accident.
by STAFF | May 19, 2015 10:40 am | Comments (0)
Join the community Sunday to remember veterans of the armed forces.
An annual memorial service will take place May 24 at Shelton High School, 120 Meadow St.
Doors open about 6:45 p.m., and the ceremony will begin at 7:30 p.m. sharp.
by Eugene Driscoll | May 19, 2015 8:31 am | Comments (0)
The dollar amount given to the Derby Storm Ambulance & Rescue Corps dominated a 33-minute public hearing on the city’s proposed $39 million budget Monday.
Barbara DeGennaro and Carmen DiCenso, both members of the Board of Aldermen, asked the tax board to reconsider their decision to allocate $55,000 for the agency.
Both indicated the tax board should give the Storms more money.