by CT MIRROR | Aug 23, 2017 7:18 am | Comments (0)
With the state budget standoff nearing two months, Democrats and Republican legislative leaders announced plans Tuesday to unveil revised budget proposals soon.
by The CT Mirror | Aug 21, 2017 7:08 am | Comments (0)
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy would reduce grants to school districts by 28 percent in October — if no state budget has been adopted — and would dramatically shift funding away from wealthy and middle-income communities and into poorer ones.
by STAFF | Aug 19, 2017 8:43 am | Comments (0)
Happy weekend, neighbors.
It is time to run down the most popular Valley Indy stories of the week.
This week’s list is sponsored by the Barefoot in the Park Summer Festival and Classic Car Show.
by STAFF | Aug 17, 2017 11:49 am | Comments (0)
Summer’s allegedly ending, but there’s still lots of family-friendly things to do — especially this weekend!
On with the show . . .
by Press Release | Aug 16, 2017 11:00 am | Comments (0)
Seymour Oxford Rotary Club will welcome District Governor Trish Pearson on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at the breakfast meeting 7:15 a.m. at Route 67 Diner, Klarides Village, Route 67, Seymour.
by STAFF | Aug 15, 2017 5:48 pm | Comments (0)
Bridgeport minor league baseball team is ending its 20-year-run, but the owner still wants to play ball.
Could the City of Ansonia and its 65 acres of former factory space be a good fit?
Press play to find out!
by Press Release | Aug 15, 2017 12:38 pm | Comments (0)
It’s almost back to school time! It’s a great time to gather school supplies and back packs, but also make sure your children are up to date with their vaccines.
To celebrate the importance of immunizations for people of all ages – and make sure children are protected with all the vaccines they need as they go back to school – the Naugatuck Valley Health District is joining with partners nationwide in recognizing August as National Immunization Awareness Month. Naugatuck Valley Health District offers low cost vaccines for children in the Valley. Call today to make an appointment!
by JACQUELINE RABE THOMAS & JAKE KARA | CT MIRROR | Aug 14, 2017 7:16 am | Comments (0)
State aid to municipalities largely has been spared cuts over the last decade – and has even been increased in some years – even though the state has regularly faced budget deficits.
Now it’s time for some municipalities to share in the pain, the Malloy administration maintains.
As the debate rages, here, in graphical form, are some key indicators of the fiscal condition of the state’s 169 cities and towns and how they are spending their money.
by STAFF | Aug 5, 2017 8:53 am | Comments (0)
We are sorry to disappoint the local news hounds, but Eugene Driscoll and Ethan Fry, the two staffers at The Valley Indy, are on vacation this week.
The Valley Indy returns Aug. 14.
Have a wonderful week, and thank you for your support!
Eugene and Ethan
by STAFF | Aug 5, 2017 7:20 am | Comments (0)
Your chances of getting a ticket for using a cell phone while driving greatly increased this week because local police and the Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Highway Safety Office launched another “U Drive. U Text. U Pay.” campaign.
The crackdown started Aug. 2 and continues until Aug. 16.