by Press Release | Mar 9, 2018 6:19 am | Comments (0)
The SHELTON CITY YARD will be CLOSED on Friday- MARCH 30, 2018.
by STAFF | Mar 9, 2018 6:03 am | Comments (0)
The impact of this week’s winter storm is still being felt in the Valley.
According to United Illuminating and Eversource — the two electric companies servicing the area — some people are still without power.
The storm rolled through the region Wednesday into early Thursday.
by Press Release | Mar 8, 2018 1:04 pm | Comments (0)
To honor Women’s History Month in March, Shelton Historical Society will present Votes for Women! on Thursday, March 15, 6:30 p.m. at Plumb Memorial Library, 65 Wooster St.
Carolyn Ivanoff, who is an administrator at Shelton High School and a historian who speaks on various topics all over the Northeast, sheds light on the struggle for Women’s Suffrage during the years 1848-1920.
by STAFF | Mar 7, 2018 6:35 pm | Comments (0)
Update March 8: Shelton City Hall and Shelton Community Center will open at 10 a.m. Plumb Library and the Huntington Branch Library will open at 11 a.m. The Shelton Senior Center will be closed.
by Press Release | Mar 6, 2018 7:24 pm | Comments (0)
The following message is from the Shelton Police Department:
Due to the anticipated snow storm trash and recycling pickup for Wednesday March 7 will begin at approximately 1:00 a.m.
If your trash and/or recycling pick up is on Wednesday please put your carts out this evening.
by James Tortora | Fire Marshal, City Of Shelton | Mar 6, 2018 10:25 am | Comments (0)
Shelton Fire Marshal James Tortora submitted the following summary of the Shelton Volunteer Fire Department’s calls from the last week.
by STAFF | Mar 5, 2018 10:39 am | Comments (0)
Shelton police charged a second suspect Monday with setting a fire in the back of a pickup truck outside the firehouse last month.
The arrest of 45-year-old Newtown resident Gregory Bomba, a past captain of the Echo Hose Hook & Ladder Co. 1, comes four days after the first suspect, William Tortora, was charged in the case.
by STAFF | Mar 5, 2018 7:09 am | Comments (0)
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy and Jim Gildea talk train service funding problems in the latest episode of “Navel Gazing,” The Valley Indy’s weekly talk show.
Gildea, a Derby resident, is chairman of the Connecticut Commuter Rail Council.
Press the play button to listen to the interviews.
This episode is brought to you by ValleyGivesBack.org.
by STAFF | Mar 2, 2018 8:37 pm | Comments (0)
Curiosity about police activity dominated the news cycle this week in the lower Naugatuck Valley.
This week’s “most-read story list” is brought to you by Archie Moore’s Bar and Restaurant in Derby.
by STAFF | Mar 2, 2018 2:44 pm | Comments (0)
Shelton police charged a volunteer firefighter with setting a fire in the back of a pickup truck outside the firehouse last month.
In a prepared statement Friday, Detective Christopher Nugent said 57-year-old William Tortora had been charged with second-degree arson, second-degree reckless endangerment, and second-degree criminal mischief, as well as three counts of conspiracy.
Another arrest is expected, according to police.