by PRESS RELEASE | Jan 5, 2018 8:15 am | Comments (0)
The Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center and Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Center, both located at Griffin Hospital, 130 Division St., Derby, are seeking volunteers for a study on Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and insomnia.
by Press Release | Jan 5, 2018 8:06 am | Comments (0)
Griffin Hospital’s Wellness for Life Program can help individuals get a jumpstart on their New Year’s resolutions and make a lasting change for a healthier lifestyle.
Wellness for Life is a 12-week, evidence-based lifestyle change program that helps prevent and treat many chronic diseases. It’s designed for individuals ready to make changes in their nutrition, physical activity and stress management.
by Press Release | Jan 5, 2018 7:38 am | Comments (0)
Griffin Hospital’s annual Holiday Wonderland of Trees fundraiser collected more than $9,300 for Spooner House in Shelton to help feed and shelter area families in need this winter.
by STAFF | Jan 5, 2018 7:10 am | Comments (0)
This week The Valley Indy goes in a different direction with a podcast episode RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES!
We talk Logan Paul and then have Derby’s Dave Lenart on to talk about “The Last Jedi,” the latest installment in the miraculously rejuvenated “Star Wars” franchise.
by Press Release | Jan 2, 2018 1:52 pm | Comments (0)
The Valley Community Foundation (VCF) was the named beneficiary for the estate of Raymond P. Mackowski and received a bequest totaling more than $1.4 million of unrestricted funds that will be used to address the changing needs and opportunities of the Valley.
by STAFF | Jan 1, 2018 7:20 am | Comments (0)
One of our distinct pleasures at The Valley Indy is to bring our podcast each week.
We’re not shattering records for downloads on iTunes with our weekly talk show, but we’re proud to produce a type of in-depth conversation that plays to the strengths of the web as a publishing tool.
by STAFF | Dec 29, 2017 7:07 am | Comments (0)
The following post contains opinions from reporters.
As we look back on 2017 in the lower Naugatuck Valley, all I can think about is . . .
I really need to clean my house.
Are we out of coffee?
How many people can a 3-foot grinder feed?
by STAFF | Dec 28, 2017 8:10 am | Comments (0)
The Naugatuck Valley Young Democrats emerging as a new political force in the Valley was the top local story of the year, according to 123 people who voted in a Valley Indy year-end poll.
The poll was posted on The Valley Indy’s website Dec. 12.
by STAFF | Dec 26, 2017 8:06 pm | Comments (0)
We’re on vacation this week, but we’re looking back at 2017. Enjoy!
The following list details the stories you read the most on ValleyIndy.org in 2017.
You’ll notice two of the five most-read stories involve a horrific car crash in Seymour that took the life of Shyheim Samuel, a 20-year-old Derby resident.
Samuel was a passenger in the car.
In December, Seymour police told The Valley Indy they are nearing the end of the investigation in that crash and expect to file criminal charges soon.
by STAFF | Dec 26, 2017 7:16 am | Comments (0)
Thank you to everyone who purchased a Valley Indy T-shirt during our recent campaign!
We placed shirts to order with Custom Ink.