by STAFF | Apr 22, 2017 7:36 am | Comments (0)
The Valley Indy Great Give Webcast is May 2 and May 3!
We’ll be conducting interviews LIVE on our Facebook page throughout the 36-hour fundraiser.
Click here for more information on the event.
by STAFF | Apr 22, 2017 7:26 am | Comments (0)
The Annual Valley Indy Great Give Webcast is scheduled to happen during The Great Give Tuesday, May 2 and Wednesday, May 3!
Scroll down to see the schedule, which is still being finalized.
This year the live video feed will stream on The Valley Indy’s Facebook page.
That means readers and viewers will be able to “talk” to us throughout The Great Give by leaving comments under the live videos on Facebook.
by Ethan Fry | Apr 20, 2017 8:54 pm | Comments (0)
Most people arrested for growing pot in their homes don’t try to draw attention to that fact.
But a Seymour man going to court Friday on marijuana cultivation charges says his case should be thrown out because he grew the plants for his personal medical use. He’s asking others show up to court to support him.
by Press Release | Apr 20, 2017 1:28 pm | Comments (0)
THE FOLLOWING PRESS RELEASE IS FROM THE STATE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION:
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on Route 8 in Trumbull, beginning Monday, April 24, 2017.
by STAFF | Apr 19, 2017 9:46 am | Comments (0)
Two softball games in Derby Saturday will benefit The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness Center at Griffin Hospital.
The fun starts at 11 a.m. at Ryan Field off Chatfield Street in Derby.
by Ethan Fry | Apr 18, 2017 10:39 pm | Comments (0)
Cops called him the “Blue Shoe Bandit,” a reference to the distinctive sneakers he wore while allegedly committing robberies up and down the Route 8 corridor, including one Derby business he hit twice.
According to police, he robbed 10 businesses in eight towns in three months.
by Press Release | Apr 17, 2017 9:17 am | Comments (0)
Assistant Director and Economist of the Connecticut Department of Labor, Patrick Flaherty will be the keynote speaker at the 23rd Annual Employment Salute sponsored by BHcare’s Business Advisory Council and the Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce.
by Press Release | Apr 17, 2017 7:02 am | Comments (0)
Jack Walsh is the 47th Charles H. Flynn Humanitarian Award winner, the Valley’s oldest and most prestegious community service award named for the late editor of The Evening Sentinel.
The award is presented for a lifetime of service to the community. Jack was the President and Chief Operating Officer of Valley United Way until retiring in November of 2016. A life-long resident of Derby, he was with United Way since 1989. Jack was previously a teacher in Shelton and Derby as well as the head boys basketball coach at Shelton High School. He was also the Director of the Recreation Camp in Derby, a United Way funded agency, for fourteen years.
by Press Release | Apr 12, 2017 9:09 pm | Comments (0)
The following press release is from the state Democratic Party:
In response to J.R. Romano’s release, it’s abundantly clear that he is grasping at straws as he tries to distract from the fact that Representative Themis Klarides — whom he is actively promoting for governor — has consistently voted against issues important to Connecticut women.
by Press Release | Apr 12, 2017 1:52 pm | Comments (0)
The following press release is from the Connecticut Republican Party:
Matt Lesser will continue his hypocritical bullying tonight in Derby. After recently being taken to task on his baseless complaint that House Republican Leader Themis Klarides, one of the brightest and most respected legislators in Connecticut, is a bigot, Lesser is doubling down.