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Shelton Cafeteria Worker’s Husband Asks For Community Support

by Manfred Schlaich | Letter To The Editor | Nov 15, 2017 6:08 pm | Comments (0)

My wife has been a school café server since 2004. Every day she heads off to work with a smile because she absolutely loves her job, mostly she loves the children that she serves each day.

Unfortunately, all of the cafeteria workers are facing tough contract negotiations with Whitsons, the company which won the bid for the lunch program. They still have no contract.

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Letter: Shelton School Board Should Listen To Cafeteria Workers

by Margaret Greene | Letter To The Editor | Nov 15, 2017 1:54 pm | Comments (0)

As a career food service worker and proud Shelton resident, I am writing to share some of what I have learned about my industry. I believe my perspective is relevant to our community conversation about labor standards in the Shelton Public School cafeterias.

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Shelton Scholar Athletes Announced

by John Niski | Director Of Athletics, Shelton Public Schools | Nov 15, 2017 1:40 pm | Comments (0)

I am proud to announce the Spring 2017 Shelton High School Blanchette’s Sporting Goods SCC Scholar Athletes — Courtney Litts and Andrew Cordes

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Letter: Hold School Board Accountable In Shelton

by Gloria Timpko | Letter To The Editor | Nov 14, 2017 2:47 pm | Comments (0)

As a working woman with deep family roots in Shelton, I have been following the story of what is happening to our public school cafeteria workers. Like most of us, I have many relatives who work in our public schools and take pride in the work they do every day for our students. These jobs are an important part of the economic health of our city. We cannot lose sight of this, even when budgets are tight.

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Adam’s House Welcomes New Board Members, Plans Holiday Fundraiser

by Press Release | Nov 14, 2017 2:38 pm | Comments (0)

Adam’s House recently appointed a new board president and four new board members to lead the nonprofit center devoted to offering free educational and peer-support programs to grieving children and families in Connecticut.

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Plumb Library Plans Choral, Theater Events

by Press Release | Nov 14, 2017 2:24 pm | Comments (0)

The Chamber Singers of the Connecticut Choral Society will be performing a selection of “Choral Music for the Holidays” at the Plumb Memorial Public Library at 65 Wooster St. in Shelton on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m.
 

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Letter: Tickey Thanks Shelton Voters

by Jimmy Tickey | Letter To The Editor | Nov 14, 2017 10:23 am | Comments (0)

I am grateful for voters support as I was re-elected to the Planning & Zoning Commission.

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‘Hush’ On Hold, For Now

by Ethan Fry | Nov 14, 2017 6:53 am | Comments (0)

A proposal for a “speakeasy” and burlesque club under a Chinese Restaurant off Shelton’s Bridgeport Avenue are on hold for now.

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Shelton Fire Department Weekly Calls

by James Tortora | Fire Marshal, City of Shelton | Nov 13, 2017 9:16 am | Comments (0)

Shelton Fire Marshal James Tortora submitted the following summary of the Shelton Volunteer Fire Department’s calls from the last week.

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The Most-Read Stories Of The Week

by STAFF | Nov 12, 2017 7:42 am | Comments (0)

Another election season and arrived and departed in the lower Naugatuck Valley.

We’d like to offer a special thanks to all the readers who submitted letters to the editor during the campaign season.

Here are the stories you read the most last week.

The list is sponsored by the Valley Gives Back, an initiative of The Valley Community Foundation.

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