Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast
by STAFF | Mar 27, 2017 7:50 am | Comments (0)
In the latest ‘Navel Gazing’ episode (recorded March 22), Missy Lundeen talks about efforts underway to help five families displaced after a fire in Ansonia.
Then we listen to Republican Rich Dziekan’s announcement that he’s running for mayor.
Photo courtesy of Katie Matto.
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by STAFF | Mar 19, 2017 4:19 pm | Comments (0)
We conclude our two-part interview with Rick Dunne, the executive director of the Valley Council of Governments, with a discussion on ground contamination at O’Sullivan’s Island in Derby and a study just about to start on regionalizing sewer services in the Naugatuck Valley (it could, maybe, save money).
by STAFF | Mar 12, 2017 5:39 pm | Comments (0)
Rick Dunne says the Route 34/Main Street widening project in west Derby will not kickoff in 2018 as previously scheduled.
Dunne is the executive director of the Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments.
Dunne is this week’s guest on ‘Navel Gazing,’ the Valley Indy’s weekly talk show.
by STAFF | Mar 5, 2017 8:51 am | Comments (0)
In the latest “Navel Gazing” podcast, Derby’s Larry Dwyer is interviewed about two movie screenings scheduled for March 18 at the Strand in Seymour.
However, Dwyer isn’t exactly interviewed by the Valley Indy.
Instead, it’s “The Mobile Horror Companion,” of the Internet’s least listened to podcasts.
by STAFF | Feb 26, 2017 5:37 pm | Comments (0)
This week’s ‘Navel Gazing’ focuses on two nonprofit groups in the lower Naugatuck Valley — The Valley Community Foundation in Derby and BHcare in Ansonia.
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by STAFF | Feb 16, 2017 7:37 am | Comments (0)
The annual school budget process in Ansonia has kicked of a new spirit of cooperation among Aldermen and the schools, administrators from Ansonia Public Schools said Wednesday while taping “Navel Gazing,” the Valley Indy’s weekly talk show.
by STAFF | Feb 12, 2017 5:38 pm | Comments (0)
Seymour First Selectman Kurt Miller plans to seek a fourth term as First Selectman, he said in a Valley Indy podcast recorded Friday.
Miller, a Republican, said he plans to file the official paperwork in Seymour Town Hall Monday.
Listen to Miller talk about seeking another two-year term at the 36 minute mark of this week’s podcast. Click the play button to listen.
by STAFF | Feb 5, 2017 5:41 pm | Comments (0)
This week’s “Valley Navel Gazing,” reporter Ethan Fry chats with Mayor David Cassetti about a spate of shootings in Ansonia.
Fry and Driscoll review the most read stories of last week, and have a brief discussion of open government laws.
by STAFF | Jan 9, 2017 7:10 am | Comments (0)
Connecticut Cult Classics returns to the Strand Theatre in Seymour this Friday with an 80s-era double feature — “Friday the 13th, Part II” and “Friday the 13th, Part III.”
by STAFF | Jan 4, 2017 11:34 pm | Comments (0)
In November, Jack Walsh retired as president of the Valley United Way.
In December, he sat down with the Valley Indy for a wide-ranging conversation about growing up in Derby, teaching and coaching in the Valley, and what it was like to change careers and lead the Valley United Way.
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