by Ethan Fry | Jul 2, 2015 4:44 pm | Comments (0)
A Shelton developer who served four years in a federal prison after being swept up in an FBI corruption probe returned to the public eye Tuesday.
The developer, James Botti, is an investor in a redevelopment project that could breathe new life into the long-shuttered Crabtree auto dealership at 405 Bridgeport Ave. in Shelton.
by Comcast | Jul 2, 2015 4:01 pm | Comments (0)
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by Press Release | Jul 2, 2015 3:46 pm | Comments (0)
Four athletes from Shelton will be inducted into the New England Basketball Hall Of Fame in Worcester, Mass. next month.
Please see the embedded document below for more information.
by Press Release | Shelton Fire Prevention Bureau | Jul 2, 2015 2:31 pm | Comments (0)
The City of Shelton Fire Prevention Bureau wishes to remind and warn of the dangers and fireworks.
This includes sparklers, some of which are legal in the State of Connecticut. Ted Pisciotta, Shelton Assistant Chief of Fire Prevention, suggests that everyone seriously consider the tragic consequences that a sudden mishap involving fireworks or a hot sparkler could cause. Physical injuries could last a lifetime.
by Ethan Fry | Jul 1, 2015 8:51 pm | Comments (0)
About 40 Shelton Democrats joined Michele Bialek and her family July 1 to kick off her campaign to unseat Mayor Mark Lauretti this November.
Bialek, the presumptive Democratic nominee for the post, spoke for about seven minutes to an audience gathered at Bricks & Barley on Howe Avenue, reviewing her background and outlining her platform.
She began by noting her and her family’s roots in the city, before confessing that as a teen she had one overriding thought — “get the heck out of Shelton.”
by STAFF | Jul 1, 2015 7:33 pm | Comments (0)
A 38-year-old former nail salon owner from Queens was arrested June 30 after police said he hooked into a natural gas line without authorization.
by Press Release | Jul 1, 2015 10:44 am | Comments (0)
Valley United Way’s Board of Directors recently approved allocations of just under $475,000 to agencies providing a variety of health and human services in the Valley area.
The decision came as the culmination to a thorough process where agencies submitted budget requests and program information, followed by site visits and reviews from 20 volunteer members of the Allocations Committee.
by STAFF | Jun 30, 2015 10:30 am | Comments (0)
The annual Derby-Shelton fireworks are scheduled for Thursday, July 2 over the Housatonic River between downtown Derby and Shelton.
The booms will start about 9 p.m. or so.
by STAFF | Jun 30, 2015 10:12 am | Comments (0)
Shelton police on Tuesday charged a Bridgeport man in a string of car burglaries along the Bridgeport Avenue corridor.
Jimmie Bennett, 48, was charged with four counts each of third-degree burglary, third-degree criminal mischief, fourth-degree larceny, and sixth-degree larceny.
by Press Release | Jun 30, 2015 7:53 am | Comments (0)
About 460 people raised more than $30,000 at the 7th Annual Griffin Hospital 5K Walk/Run to Benefit the Center for Cancer Care held earlier this month.
This was the first year the traditional October event was moved to June as a way to partner the Walk/Run with the Center for Cancer Care’s Annual Cancer Survivors Luncheon.