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Ansonia To Mark National Day Of Prayer May 3

by Press Release | Apr 8, 2018 6:46 pm | Comments (0)

We invite all believers to join us for the 67th annual National Day of Prayer gathering on behalf of our town, state, and nation.

This is the Judeo-Christian expression of the NDP, and we welcome all who love God and care about the condition of our nation to join us.

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Beer Tap At Bad Sons To Boost Great Give

by Press Release | Apr 8, 2018 6:40 pm | Comments (0)

Charity is on tap at BAD SONS Beer Company in Derby for The Great Give® 2018! Throughout the month of April, proceeds from the BAD SONS’ Charitable Tap Line will be going towards a “great” cause.

One dollar from every beer purchased from the Charity Tap Line will be going towards a prize for Valley nonprofit organizations participating in The Great Give 2018.

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VARCA To Close, Property To Revert To City Of Derby

by Eugene Driscoll | Apr 8, 2018 7:53 am | Comments (0)

Derby and Ansonia officials are talking about repurposing the VARCA building at the corner of Coon Hollow Road and Chatfield Street for municipal use.

The building could include space for a regional senior citizen center for Ansonia and Derby.

The facility is almost 30,000 square feet, so there are a ton of municipal opportunities for the property, according to the Derby Mayor’s Office.

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Two Scholar-Athletes In Derby Honored

by STAFF | Apr 7, 2018 7:01 am | Comments (0)

The Connecticut Association of Schools and the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference has selected Derby High School seniors Joshua Dana and Nicole Rizzo for the 2018 Connecticut High School Scholar-Athlete Award.

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Most-Read Stories Of The Week

by STAFF | Apr 7, 2018 6:13 am | Comments (0)

The weekend is finally here, so it’s time to take a quick look back at the stories you read the most this week on

This week’s list is sponsored by The Valley Indy’s Great Give Webcast, coming up May 1 and May 2.

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Police: Derby Man Robbed Ansonia Bank

by STAFF | Apr 6, 2018 11:26 am | Comments (0)

Ansonia police said a 26-year-old Derby man admitted to robbing a bank on Division Street Thursday.

Bruce Rowley was charged with second-degree robbery and fourth-degree larceny.

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Derby Police Remind Residents To Lock Vehicles

by Press Release | Apr 6, 2018 6:42 am | Comments (0)

The following information was posted on the Derby Police Department’s Facebook page:

“We hate to sound like a broken record but PLEASE lock your vehicles. PLEASE don’t leave valuables in plain view. PLEASE don’t leave your keys in the car. Your chances of becoming a victim increase exponentially when you don’t follow these simple rules.

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by STAFF | Apr 5, 2018 10:48 pm | Comments (0)

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Rep. Klarides Interviewed at Amity High School For Women’s History Month Event

by PRESS RELEASE | Apr 5, 2018 12:14 pm | Comments (0)

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO House Republican Leader Themis Klarides participated in a special Women’s History Month Meet the Leaders event at Amity High School on Tuesday, April 3.

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Orange School Board Member To Challenge Klarides

by Press Release | Apr 5, 2018 6:46 am | Comments (0)

Contributed Photo Mary Welander, a Democrat, recently announced her intention to challenge Themis Klarides, a Republican, for her state House seat.

The following press release was sent by Welander’s campaign.

Click here to read a story from The Connecticut Post.

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