by STAFF | Dec 12, 2017 9:50 am | Comments (0)
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by Press Release | Dec 12, 2017 9:06 am | Comments (0)
We are working hard daily to implement Derby’s downtown master development plan.
The community-driven plan, adopted by Derby’s Planning and Zoning Commission, reflects the vision of Derby residents and capitalizes on its location along the Route 8 corridor which includes the Waterbury Branch Rail Line.
by John J. Zaprzalka | Letter to the Editor | Dec 12, 2017 8:53 am | Comments (0)
As 2017 begins to conclude and we come into the holiday season, the topic of year end giving comes up from both the clients I work with as a CPA and the nonprofits I am involved with in the Valley.
For some individuals, there is a way to make a meaningful difference without writing a check, which is often a win-win scenario.
by STAFF | Dec 12, 2017 7:46 am | Comments (0)
Shelton police Tuesday announced the arrest of three people in connection to a “Valley New Year” incident in which a man was thrown off the Derby-Shelton bridge.
Gregory Rottjer, 25, of Derby, is charged with attempted murder, first-degree assault, and first-degree reckless endangerment.
Matthew Dorso, 27, of Ansonia, is charged with third-degree assault.
by Eugene Driscoll | Dec 11, 2017 5:34 pm | Comments (0)
The Derby Board of Aldermen is scheduled to meet 6 p.m. Thursday to appoint a new member.
James Petrino was elected Nov. 6 to represent the Second Ward.
by STAFF | Dec 11, 2017 2:29 pm | Comments (0)
This week’s podcast features Donna DeLuca and her son, Matt, the founders of The CARES Group, a support group for families dealing with addiction.
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by STAFF | Dec 11, 2017 12:41 pm | Comments (0)
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by Press Release | Dec 8, 2017 12:36 pm | Comments (0)
State Representative Linda Gentile (D-Ansonia, Derby) has been appointed to the newly formed State Coordinators Committee of National Conference of State Legislators (NCSL) by Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz (D-Berlin/Southington).
Aresimowicz also appointed Rep. Gentile to the Labor & Economic Development Committee of NCSL.
by Press Release | Dec 8, 2017 12:32 pm | Comments (0)
January 2018 is Literacy Volunteers’ next Tutor Training. We are looking for Valley people interested in becoming Volunteer Tutors for Adults in our community towns of Ansonia, Shelton, Derby and Seymour, who want to improve their English Language skills; reading, writing, speaking and listening.
We are also looking for persons interested in working with Special Needs adults. To take our training and Tutor 3 area Special Needs Adults in improving their Literacy skills. We currently have 3 adults who we need to placed with a Tutor.
by STAFF | Dec 7, 2017 1:05 pm | Comments (0)
A 39-year-old Derby resident was charged with drunken driving after allegedly driving the wrong way on Route 15, state police said.
Troopers received several 911 calls about 2:15 a.m. Nov. 20 about a vehicle going north in the southbound lanes of the highway near exit 56.