by STAFF | Jun 26, 2017 6:11 am | Comments (0)
My name is Patricia Tarasovic and I am Vice President of Valley United Way Community Engagement.
Samuel Rodrigue is a student at the Chatfield-LoPresti Elementary School in Seymour.
He is an amazing young man who wants to end childhood hunger.
by STAFF | Jun 24, 2017 6:15 am | Comments (0)
It looks like at least part of the weekend is going to be washed out, so why not sit back, relax, and catch up on the most read Valley Indy stories of the week?
by Press Release | Jun 23, 2017 12:22 pm | Comments (0)
Channel 10 Programming Schedule
by Press Release | Jun 23, 2017 12:10 pm | Comments (0)
To celebrate its 11th anniversary, CT Women in Business, a Shelton-based women’s business networking group, is hosting an open networking event on Tuesday, July 11 from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Hops Company, 77 Sodom Lane in Derby.
by Press Release | Jun 23, 2017 11:26 am | Comments (0)
Mayor Anita Dugatto is pleased to announce the selection of the 11th anniversary class for the Derby Hall of Fame. This year’s class encompasses sports, medicine, local history and religion and some may be surprised at the enormous success of each of these individuals.
Mayor Dugatto said, “The additions to Hall of Fame this year are impressive and show the strength and vision of the Valley forefathers that made it great!”
by Eugene Driscoll | Jun 22, 2017 9:56 pm | Comments (0)
The Derby Housing Authority’s financial house is a mess and a state agency is threatening legal action if something is not done to address the matter.
The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA), which helps finance affordable housing in the state, is demanding the city’s housing authority pay back $432,120 in CHFA assistance.
As it stands, the housing authority simply does not have enough money to pay the bill.
by Jacqueline Rabe Thomas | CT Mirror | Jun 22, 2017 5:08 am | Comments (0)
Leaders at the state Capitol agree that changing how the state distributes public school aid is necessary – but that consensus quickly crumbles when specific changes are floated.
This stalemate is happening at a critical juncture: the state’s finances are in crisis and the Connecticut Supreme Court will soon hear arguments in a lawsuit over whether the state is spending enough to educate students in its most-impoverished school districts.
by Ethan Fry | Jun 19, 2017 6:15 pm | Comments (0)
Derby must release a lawyer’s report detailing an investigation of a complaint made against the city’s police chief, the Freedom of Information Commission ruled Wednesday (June 14).
Now the city’s police commission has 45 days to decide whether or not to appeal the decision in court.
by Press Release | Jun 19, 2017 3:14 pm | Comments (0)
The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley presented two Raymond P. Lavietes Service to Youth Awards at its annual Service to Youth Awards dinner held at the Stone Barn Restaurant at Whitney Farms Golf Course on June 15, 2017. The Raymond P. Lavietes Service to Youth Award is the highest honor our Boys & Girls Club can bestow on an individual.
by Press Release | Jun 19, 2017 2:57 pm | Comments (0)
4th Quarter Honor Roll