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Shelton Republicans Nominate Lauretti For 13th Term

by Ethan Fry | Jul 27, 2015 9:01 pm | Comments (0)

How popular is 12-term Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti with local Republicans?

He was nominated unanimously for a 13th term Monday without even showing up for the party’s nominating convention.

The mayor was actually called out of state on a personal matter, said party chairman Anthony Simonetti, who noted that after 24 years of steady development and stable taxes, voters know what Lauretti brings to the table.

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‘Midseason Celebration’ At Shelton Farmers Market Aug. 1

by Press Release | Jul 27, 2015 6:11 pm | Comments (0)

CONTRIBUTEDThe Shelton Farmers Market Association invites the community to join in for a “Midseason Celebration” on Saturday Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Shelton Farmers Market, located at 100 Canal St. in Shelton.

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Comcast Channel Lineup

by Press Release | Jul 23, 2015 2:45 pm | Comments (0)

Channel 10 Programming Schedule
Comcast Cable

SUNDAY, JULY 26, 2015

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Region Gets $70,000 Grant To Support Economic Development Strategy

by Press Release | Jul 23, 2015 2:28 pm | Comments (0)

U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and U.S. Representatives Rosa DeLauro (D-3), Jim Himes (D-4) and Elizabeth Esty (D-5) announced today a $70,000 federal grant for the Shelton Economic Development Corporation to advance economic development in the Valley and greater Waterbury region.

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Boys & Girls Club Golf Tournament Aug. 31

by Press Release | Jul 22, 2015 3:56 pm | Comments (0)

The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley will be hosting its annual John “Red” Larsen Golf Classic on Monday, Aug. 31, at Oronoque Country Club in Stratford.

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Klarides to DMV Honcho: What Are You Doing About the Backlog?

by Rep. Themis Klarides | GUEST COLUMN | Jul 22, 2015 1:19 pm | Comments (0)

NOTE: The following letter from state Rep. Themis Klarides to the commissioner of the state DMV was copied to the media July 22.

Dear Commissioner Ayala,

Recent news reports have chronicled the ongoing problems in scheduling tests for driving permits and licenses throughout the department system.

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Shelton Democrats: ‘It’s Time To Get The City Out Of Neutral’

by Ethan Fry | Jul 21, 2015 9:15 pm | Comments (0)

photo:ethan fryShelton Democrats unanimously nominated downtown business owner Michele Bialek to run for mayor Tuesday, and the party’s chairman said Bialek’s high-energy campaign will help other candidates on the ballot as well.

In a city where seven of the eight members of the Board of Aldermen are Republicans, they’ll need it.

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Shelton Man Charged With Public Indecency In Derby

by STAFF | Jul 21, 2015 9:03 pm | Comments (0)

A 62-year-old Shelton man was charged with public indecency and disorderly conduct after allegedly exposing himself at Osbornedale State Park.

John Boswell was arrested Monday by state Environmental Conservation Police, according to a prepared statement. He is scheduled to be arraigned in Superior Court in Derby Aug. 8.

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ADA Anniversary Celebration

by Press Release | Jul 21, 2015 1:15 pm | Comments (0)

Disability rights are civil rights, and the Americans with Disabilities Rights Act allows people with disabilities to participate in all of society.

The 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act will be the focus of a celebration starting at 5 p.m. Thursday (July 23) at Savin Rock Conference Center.

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Troop 3 Recognizes 300th Eagle Scout

by Press Release | Jul 21, 2015 12:55 pm | Comments (0)

Contributed PhotoHousatonic Council Boy Scout Troop 3 Derby recently recognized Matthew Edwards for achieving Eagle Scout Rank during a Court of Honor held at the troop’s sponsoring organization, the Derby 2nd Congregational Church.

Edwards is Troop 3’s 300th Eagle Scout since the troop was founded in 1914. Troop 3’s first Eagle Scout badge was awarded in 1927 to the late Manuel Pearson, who was followed by the late legendary Scouter and Derby Hall of Fame member Edmund D. Strang.

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