by STAFF | Jun 28, 2017 3:59 pm | Comments (0)
Steven Nakano, the executive director of the Derby Housing Authority, is resigning his position to take a job elsewhere, according to a letter he submitted Wednesday.
His did not list his new job in his resignation letter.
by Press Release | Jun 28, 2017 3:24 pm | Comments (0)
Emmett O’Brien Technical High School
141 Prindle Ave., Ansonia, CT 06401
Honor Roll for 4th Quarter
by Press Release | Jun 28, 2017 12:06 pm | Comments (0)
MedExpress Urgent Care, a neighborhood health care provider, will open its first two neighborhood medical centers in Connecticut this summer.
The centers, in Derby at 68 Division St. and Meriden at 875 E. Main St., will open on July 5 and August 9, respectively.
The Derby location is within the former Red Raider Plaza at the corner of Division Street and Pershing Drive.
by Press Release | Jun 28, 2017 11:26 am | Comments (0)
House Republican Leader Themis Klarides and State Rep. Nicole Klarides-Ditria presented the third revision of the House Republican budget on Tuesday urging Democrat leaders in the legislature to vote on the GOP budget proposal by Thursday.
by STAFF | Jun 27, 2017 10:22 pm | Comments (0)
The Derby Water Pollution Control Authority will hold a public hearing 6 p.m. Wednesday (June 28) on a plan to replace the sewer infrastructure under Emmett Avenue.
Click here for the meeting agenda.
by STAFF | Jun 27, 2017 10:08 pm | Comments (0)
The Derby Aldermen tackled vandalism and goose droppings during a monthly meeting at City Hall June 22.
The meeting was streamed live on Facebook by the mayor’s office.
Click the image above to watch the video.
by STAFF | Jun 27, 2017 6:36 pm | Comments (0)
Greg Shpak was a three-sport star at Derby High School, playing football, basketball and baseball.
He helped the Red Raiders football team win the Housy championship his senior year, as well as help the basketball team make the tournament.
And he’s the guest on the latest episode of ‘Valley Sports Rewind.’ Click play to listen.
by Press Release | Jun 27, 2017 11:21 am | Comments (0)
State Representative Linda Gentile is pleased to announce that TEAM Training Education and Manpower, Inc. in Derby is one of the 50 nonprofit organizations that received a grant from the Nonprofit Grant Program today.
TEAM, a head start program that addresses the needs of children and families in the area of education, social services, health, nutrition, disabilities and mental health, received the grant in the amount of $86,130.
by Eugene Driscoll | Jun 27, 2017 5:46 am | Comments (0)
The newly-formed Derby Board of Ethics heard its first complaint in years Monday — then promptly dismissed it on technical and jurisdictional grounds.
Derby has had an ethics board for generations, but it was only recently relaunched after being dormant for years.
by STAFF | Jun 26, 2017 11:22 am | Comments (0)
Griffin Hospital offers free education, advice and support to help individuals prepare to quit smoking with its four-week smoking cessation program starting July 5.
“That’s It – Learn to Quit” teaches a variety of methods to help individuals quit smoking. The program consists of Wednesday night meetings from 5:30-7 p.m. scheduled for July 5, 12, 19 and 26 at the Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital, 350 Seymour Ave., Derby.