by Press Release | Sep 23, 2016 11:17 am | Comments (0)
The Naugatuck Valley Health District (NVHD) will offer influenza vaccine clinics to residents of Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Naugatuck, Seymour and Shelton during the months of September, October and November.
Flu vaccination is recommended for everyone 6 months of age or older.
All residents are welcome to any of the clinics listed below, and appointments are not necessary.
by Press Release | Sep 23, 2016 11:14 am | Comments (0)
Paul J. DiMauro, Shelton’s Director of Public Works, has announced that the SHELTON TRANSFER STATION and the CITY YARD will be CLOSED on MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2016 in observance of COLUMBUS DAY.
by Ethan Fry | Sep 22, 2016 6:25 pm | Comments (0)
By his own admission, Joseph Cahill used to be a punk.
Like when Shelton police said he and three others beat up a Wright Street man last September because they thought he had drugs they could steal.
But he told a judge at Superior Court in Milford Thursday that being in jail for nearly a year since his arrest has led to an attitude adjustment.
“I’ve learned not to be so naive,” Cahill said before the judge sentenced him to serve 18 months behind bars in the case.
by STAFF | Sep 22, 2016 10:42 am | Comments (0)
The Shelton Fire Department provided the following summary of the fire department’s calls from the past two weeks.
by Comcast Cable | Sep 22, 2016 10:36 am | Comments (0)
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by STAFF | Sep 22, 2016 10:25 am | Comments (0)
A Shelton lawyer accused of sexually assaulting a boy for several years took explicit photos of his victim and allegedly threatened to post one on Facebook, according to court documents.
The lawyer, Peter Kruzynski, now faces federal child pornography charges in addition to the sexual assault case pending in state court.
by Ethan Fry | Sep 21, 2016 7:30 am | Comments (0)
A mixed-use development proposed for a 121-acre property off Shelton’s Bridgeport Avenue really will be a success if approved, a marketing consultant hired by the developer assured the city’s Planning and Zoning Commission.
But as many in the audience of about 40 people at City Hall said during a hearing earlier this month — that’s just what they’re afraid of.
by STAFF | Sep 20, 2016 1:22 pm | Comments (0)
Route 34 over the Stevenson Dam will be closed overnight starting in October so the company can continue making safety repairs on the bridge.
The bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., Monday through Friday, from Oct. 6 through Dec. 1.
by Deirdre M. Daly U.S. Attorney, District of Connecticut | Sep 19, 2016 3:08 pm | Comments (0)
Twenty-three-year-old Louis Ahearn was not a heroin addict.
Until shortly before his death earlier this year, the Derby resident had never used the drug.
A dental procedure and a short search for relief from his pain led him to a local drug dealer who convinced him that heroin was a far cheaper alternative to prescription pills.
by Press Release | Sep 19, 2016 2:51 pm | Comments (0)
Celebrate Shelton hosted the Third Annual Food Trucks in the Valley at Veterans Memorial Park in Shelton with free general admission featuring 27 food trucks, chef demonstrations, live music, craft beer, a car show, kid’s activities and local handmade artisans.
In honor of Hunger Action Month, this fundraiser supported Spooner House, local food bank and homeless shelter who were collecting nonperishables, and The Mary A. Schmecker Turtle Shell Fund, supporting local arts programs.
There were an estimated 6,000 guests in attendance over the duration of the event.