by STAFF | Mar 19, 2015 1:51 pm | Comments (0)
Have questions about the Seymour school district’s budget?
Seymour school officials will participate in a live webinar on their budget proposal for 2015-2016 March 31 at 7:30 p.m. hosted by the Valley Indy.
The school district in January requested a $32,747,165 budget for next year, representing an increase of $1,016,924, or 3.2 percent.
by Press Release | Mar 24, 2015 7:59 pm | Comments (0)
On Saturday, April 25, the Valley Y, a Branch of the Central Connecticut Coast YMCA, is holding a free community event to inspire more kids to keep their minds and bodies active.
YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day, the Y’s national initiative to improve health and well-being for kids and families, features activities to motivate and teach families how to develop a healthy routine at home.
by Press Release | Mar 23, 2015 3:53 pm | Comments (0)
On Tuesday (March 24) from 7 to 8 p.m., state Sen. Rob Kane and state Rep. Theresa Conroy will hold office hours at Seymour Town Hall.
Town Hall is located at 1 First St.
by Press Release | Mar 23, 2015 10:19 am | Comments (0)
Ron Villani has been selected as the 45th Charles H. Flynn Humanitarian Award winner by Valley United Way. The award is the Valley’s oldest and most prestigious community service award. It is named for the late editor of The Evening Sentinel and has been presented annually since 1971.
by Press Release | Mar 23, 2015 9:41 am | Comments (0)
Applications are being accepted for the next Seymour Police Department Citizens Academy.
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by Rep. Theresa Conroy | GUEST COLUMN | Mar 23, 2015 8:50 am | Comments (1)
Our state and our nation are in the midst of a public health crisis…an epidemic. Opioid abuse is tearing apart families and tearing at the fabric of our communities.
Heroin and opioid abuse does not discriminate.
It knows no political affiliation, does not care what sex, age, religion, race, socio-economic class or any other status that historically have been discriminated against.
by STAFF | Mar 19, 2015 3:58 pm | Comments (0)
“Sunshine Week” is an annual push to show the importance of open and accessible government in the U.S.
It started in Florida in 2002, after the state legislature attempted to pass a number of laws that would have gutted the public’s right to know.
To mark Sunshine Week, the Valley Indy has been tracking our routine efforts to obtain information from local or state government.
by Press Release | Mar 19, 2015 3:14 pm | Comments (0)
Seymour Pink’s first event of 2015 was held March 13, the sixth annual wine tasting gala at the Waterview in Monroe, and was a phenomenal success.
More than 525 people came together to enjoy any evening of food, wine, and friendships to raise money for the organization, started in 2009 to raise money for breast cancer research.
The event raised more than $20,000.
by STAFF | Mar 19, 2015 2:55 pm | Comments (0)
A 36-year-old Seymour man was arrested after allegedly threatening to stab his parents to death Wednesday night.
Christopher Nevers is charged with two counts of attempted first-degree assault, two counts of attempted first-degree assault on an elderly person, third-degree criminal mischief, second-degree threatening and interfering with a police officer.
by Press Release | Mar 17, 2015 12:51 pm | Comments (0)
The Seymour-Oxford Rotary Club is proud to announce this year’s scholarships to a graduating high school senior and/or continuing education college student residing in the Town of Seymour and/or Oxford.
High School graduating seniors and/or continuing education college students attending a four-year college or university full time in August/September 2015 is eligible.