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by Press Release | May 25, 2017 3:44 pm | Comments (0)
Ansonia-based Better Packages, Inc. celebrated its 100th anniversary Thursday (May 25) at its corporate headquarters.
by Press Release | May 25, 2017 12:35 pm | Comments (0)
The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley is proud to announce that Sabrina M. (last name not provided), the Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley’s 2017 Youth of the Year, has been named 2017 Connecticut Youth of the Year.
Youth of the Year is the highest honor the Boys & Girls Club organization can bestow upon a member.
by Press Release | May 24, 2017 4:10 pm | Comments (0)
Last Wednesday, May 17, the Derby Elks Lodge Local 571 held their annual drug awareness dinner for students at St. Mary’s-St Michael’s School in Derby.
Congratulations to seventh grade student Max Shuart, whose essay in the drug awareness contest won him first place at Elks Lodge Local 571, first place in District Lodge (eight lodges) and first place for best in state (31 lodges).
by Press Release | May 24, 2017 3:47 pm | Comments (0)
After 10 years of nearly reaching the annual campaign goal, Valley United Way is happy to announce they have met and exceeded the $1 million goal set for the 2016-2017 year.
Valley United Way has raised more than $1,050,000. That is $50,000 more than the campaign goal.
by Press Release | May 24, 2017 10:51 am | Comments (0)
Following years of planning and preparation, the Shelton High School Hall of Fame Committee is proud to announce its first class of selected inductees.
The committee selected the following inaugural honorees:
by Press Release | City Of Ansonia | May 24, 2017 9:32 am | Comments (0)
Tierney Lawlor is coming home.
The former Ansonia High School basketball star and member of the University of Connecticut Huskies last three NCAA women’s championship basketball teams, will participate in Ansonia’s Memorial Day Parade on Sunday May 28.
by Press Release | May 22, 2017 10:54 am | Comments (0)
The 73rd Annual Woodbridge Avenue Memorial Day Ceremony was held Sunday (May 21) at the corner of Woodbridge Ave and Visselli Court in Ansonia.
More than 100 people turned out to watch or participate in the hour-long ceremony at the base of the unique city landmark Veterans’ Honor Roll Memorial.
by Press Release | May 19, 2017 11:38 am | Comments (0)
The seventh Annual Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire will be held the weekends of June 17 to July 2, 2017 at Warsaw Park, 119 Pulaski Highway, Ansonia.
Times are Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. with a special Saturday night show from 7 to 9 p.m.
by Press Release | May 18, 2017 1:03 pm | Comments (0)
The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley held its 2017 Scholarship Award Ceremony on May 16, 2017. Linda Welch, Chair of the Scholarship Committee, awarded 20 students with a combined total of $28,949 in college scholarships. It was a wonderful evening with the recipients and family.
The scholarship recipients were, Samantha B., Matthew B., Megan B., Jess C., Holly C., Mackenzie C., Kiara D., Alina G., Julia H., Kyle H., Emily K., Jaylen L., Sabrina M., William M., Yancere P., Keith P., Taylor Q., Tayliah Q., Marila S. and Lauren S. The scholarships and awards amounts were as follows:
by Press Release | May 18, 2017 11:36 am | Comments (0)
The Friends of the Shelton Libraries will be holding their spring book sale this week, starting Thursday evening, May 18 through Sunday, May 21 at the Plumb Memorial Library, 65 Wooster St, Shelton.