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by Press Release | Mar 28, 2017 10:04 am | Comments (0)
On Sunday April 9, from noon to 5 p.m., Heav’nly Donuts will host the popular Dust-Off Car Cruise and collection of non-perishable food items to benefit the Spooner House and Valley Food Bank in Shelton.
Spooner House has the mission of providing food, shelter and support services to people in need. The goal is to over-fill a classic 1948 Crosley station wagon with donated canned goods and other food items.
by James Tortora | Fire Marshal, City of Shelton | Mar 27, 2017 8:44 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton Fire Marshal James Tortora submitted the following summary of the Shelton Volunteer Fire Department’s calls from last week.
by Press Release | Mar 23, 2017 1:25 pm | Comments (0)
The Shelton Education Endowment Fund is pleased to continue the sponsorship of Innovative Teaching and Learning Mini-Grants and student scholarships for the Shelton Public School System.
by Press Release | Mar 22, 2017 7:15 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton’s Pine Rock Park Volunteer Fire Co. #4 is holding a casino bus trip fundraiser Saturday, April 29 to Mohegan Sun.
Buses will depart from Long Hill School, 565 Long Hill Ave., at 3 p.m. and return at 11 p.m.
by Press Release | Mar 21, 2017 1:15 pm | Comments (0)
The Valley Community Foundation (VCF) is proud to announce the appointment of four new board members: Francis H. Michaud, Jr., Raymond Oppel, Fred Ortoli and Marianne Smythe replacing former members.
The organization also thanks departing board members, Susan Coyle and John Zaprzalka, whose terms concluded at the end of 2016, for their dedicated service to the Foundation and the Valley community.
by Press Release | Mar 21, 2017 1:09 pm | Comments (0)
The Town of Seymour has been selected to participate in an award-winning residential solar program that makes going solar easy and affordable. Solarize Seymour is part of Solarize Connecticut — the groundbreaking residential solar program managed by the non-profit organization, SmartPower. Solarize Connecticut has helped thousands of Connecticut residents save money on energy bills by going solar.
by Press Release | Mar 21, 2017 1:07 pm | Comments (0)
The Seymour Democratic Town Committee is seeking candidates to run for various town offices in November’s municipal election and will being choosing a slate for the July convention.
The party is looking for residents interested in running for the following boards: Board of Selectmen, Board of Education, Board of Finance, Board of Assessment Appeals, Board of Police Commissioners, Board of Library Directors and the Planning & Zoning Commission.
by Press Release | Mar 21, 2017 12:58 pm | Comments (0)
A Spring Fair presented by the Echo Hose Auxiliary is scheduled for Saturday, April 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Echo Hose Hook & Ladder Co. 1 is at 379 Coram Ave., Shelton.
by Press Release | Mar 21, 2017 12:51 pm | Comments (0)
State Rep. Linda Gentile (left) and state Sen. George S. Logan (right) and area lawmakers shared thoughts and ideas on how to improve the state’s business climate with the Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce during the Chamber’s March 16 Legislative Breakfast.
by Press Release | Mar 20, 2017 12:14 pm | Comments (0)
State Representative Ben McGorty (R-122) voted against a proposal to implement electronic tolls on Connecticut highways during a vote taken on Friday (March 17) afternoon in the legislature’s Transportation Committee.
The bill, narrowly approved by a vote of 19-16, aims at using the revenue generated to repair Connecticut’s aging transportation infrastructure.