Navel Gazing: The Valley Indy Podcast
by STAFF | Feb 16, 2017 6:37 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 4:38 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 4:41 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 6:10 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 10:34 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.
Click play to listen!
by STAFF | Jan 4, 2017 9:35 am | Comments (0)
The two-person staff at ValleyIndy.org is down to zero this week with one reporter on vacation and the other caring for a 3-year-old with strep throat.
Ah, the joys of parenthood.
Softening the blow — The Knight Foundation’s #Newsmatch, which will benefit sister sites The New Haven Independent and The Valley Independent Sentinel.
by STAFF | Jan 3, 2017 9:41 am | Comments (0)
Hey, it’s an all-caps SPOILER ALERT!
A five-member podcast panel remembers Carrie Fisher before launching into a heated debate over “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.”
WARNING: ‘ROGUE ONE’ SPOILERS GALORE
Do not listen if you have not seen ‘Rogue One.’ Otherwise, go ahead and press play.
by STAFF | Dec 23, 2016 7:09 am | Comments (0)
In the last Valley Indy “Navel Gazing” podcast of 2016, Derby Fire Commissioner Michael Kelleher talks about growing up in Derby and raising a family here.
He also talks about his decades of service to the Derby Fire Department, and the array of community-service projects in which it members participate.
Click play to listen, either above or below.
by STAFF | Dec 22, 2016 6:24 am | Comments (0)
In this very special ‘Navel Gazing‘ episode, Valley Indy reporter Eugene Driscoll tries recording a holiday-themed podcast with his 6-year-old son, Jack, and his 3-year-old daughter, Emma.
Things don’t go quite as planned.
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by STAFF | Dec 18, 2016 6:53 am | Comments (0)
On this week’s ‘Navel Gazing,’ podcast, Seymour First Selectman Kurt Miller answers questions from readers on Facebook, weighs in on whether he is supporting Rob Kane, Mark Boughton or Mark Lauretti for governor, and uses a bell to “ding” the Valley Indy reporters for asking dumb questions.
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