by STAFF | Aug 24, 2015 12:38 pm | Comments (0)
Is it the road?
Is it the drivers?
Is it a combination of the both?
by STAFF | Aug 22, 2015 8:55 am | Comments (0)
This week on “Valley Navel Gazing,” the Valley Indy’s new radio show, we will talk Route 8 safety with State Rep. Jason Perillo of Shelton.
Then we will chat with Valley Community Foundation President and CEO Sharon Closius about “The Valley Now: A 2015 Snapshot,” a report released in May.
by Press Release | Aug 21, 2015 11:28 am | Comments (0)
For the ninth year in a row, the Annual Book Bag & School Supply drive has been a great success.
More than 138 book bags and an abundance of back to school supplies were collected this year.
This drive, originally begun by the owners of Luther’s Garage, which is now closed, continues on an annual basis through J Cuts located at 505 Howe Ave., downtown Shelton.
by STAFF | Aug 21, 2015 11:03 am | Comments (0)
Shelton police are asking the public for help in identifying the driver of a vehicle that might have been involved in a hit-and-run accident last week.
Cops released a surveillance photo of a black vehicle “believed to be present at the time of the accident,” according to a prepared statement from the police department released Friday.
The statement did not say whether police believe the vehicle pictured struck a 49-year-old cyclist from Milford at the intersection of Howe Avenue and Bridge Street about 10 p.m. Friday (Aug. 14).
by Ethan Fry | Aug 19, 2015 8:04 pm | Comments (0)
Only in the Valley.
Not many communities would call a ceremony marking a horrible natural disaster’s anniversary a “celebration,” Greg Stamos noted Wednesday.
But not many communities have been affected as much as the Valley was by the Flood of 1955.
by Press Release | Aug 19, 2015 1:17 pm | Comments (0)
Neighborhood Music School (NMS) invites residents from towns located in the Lower Naugatuck Valley to apply for financial aid for its lessons, classes and ensembles.
Funds are available to those who qualify through a generous grant from the Katharine Matthies Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee.
Eligible towns are: Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Oxford and Shelton.
by STAFF | Aug 19, 2015 4:21 am | Comments (0)
Update: State police said a 6-year-old girl from Ansonia was killed during a multi-vehicle accident on Route 8 in Shelton Wednesday.
The girl was identified as Nyah Marcano.
She was one of several passengers in a 2002 Chevy Tahoe traveling north on Route 8 being driven by Joan Nancy Willoughby, 36, of Ansonia.
by STAFF | Aug 18, 2015 7:00 pm | Comments (0)
State police are investigating a crash on Route 8 in Shelton that sent one person to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Tuesday afternoon.
A three-car crash was reported about 3:15 p.m. according to preliminary information from Trooper Kelly Grant, a public information officer with the state police.
by Press Release | Shelton Police Department | Aug 18, 2015 2:31 pm | Comments (0)
On Sunday, (Aug. 23) the annual 10K, 5K, and 1 mile Sunset Run For The Warriors road race will take place in the Huntington section of Shelton.
Several streets will be temporarily closed to accommodate approximately 600 participants in the event.
The race route will start on Huntington Street and continue onto Isinglas Road, Nichols Avenue, and end at Church Street. The 5K will cut across Blueberry Lane to Nichols Avenue.
by STAFF | Aug 17, 2015 4:04 pm | Comments (0)
The state’s medical examiner has not determined the cause of death for a man found in his house in Shelton Friday.
Richard Briercheck, 46, of 62 Howe Ave., was found inside his residence about 6:45 a.m. Friday.