by Press Release | Aug 9, 2018 10:23 am
The Shelton Public Schools announced today its policy for determining eligibility of children may receive free or reduced-price meals served under the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) and School Breakfast Program (SBP), or free milk served under the Special Milk Program (SMP).
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by State Rep. Linda Gentile | Letter to the Editor | Aug 9, 2018 6:13 am
I have gotten to know Valerie Horsley quite well during the 2018 legislative session. We met several times and have spoken at length.
I am incredibly impressed with her skills as well as her knowledge and understanding of the issues and challenges of both our district and the state. I believe that Valerie’s commitment to every single resident in the district is sincere and comes from her heart.
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by Linda Fusco | Letter to the Editor | Aug 9, 2018 6:12 am
In my opinion, Valerie Horsley is the Democratic candidate who is most well-positioned to represent the citizens of Derby as a member of our state’s Senate.
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by Eugene Driscoll | Aug 8, 2018 5:33 pm
Derby’s building official wants to reorganize his department and layoff a blight inspector.
The city currently has two part-time blight inspectors supervised by building official Carlo Sarmiento.
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by STAFF | Aug 8, 2018 4:42 pm
ANSONIA — The state Department of Education warned Mayor David Cassetti Wednesday that the state could take enforcement action against the city for not giving enough money to the school district.
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by STAFF | Aug 8, 2018 2:30 pm
ANSONIA — The Holy Rosary Church’s annual Italian festival, Festa!, is Aug. 9 to Aug. 11.
Hours are 5 to 10 p.m. on church grounds — 10 Father Salemi Drive.
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by STAFF | Aug 8, 2018 1:06 pm
ANSONIA — About 25 officials and guests celebrated the opening of the next phase of Ansonia’s Riverwalk at a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday morning.
Mayor David Cassetti was joined during the ceremony by his predecessor, James Della Volpe, whose administration began the project.
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by Eugene Driscoll | Aug 7, 2018 5:53 pm
Derby Aldermen are reviewing a policy that recommends spending $3,500 in taxpayer money to buy rings every time a sports team wins a major championship.
The issue came up because Derby athletic teams — especially the high school runners and Pop Warner cheerleaders — are winning a ton of championships.
At an Aldermen subcommittee meeting June 26, Charles Sampson, president of the Derby Board of Aldermen, pointed out that the city would be on the hook for about $22,000 to buy championship rings if it follows a written policy established in 2017.
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by STAFF | Aug 7, 2018 5:48 pm
Registered Democrats and Republicans have the chance to vote in a number of primaries Tuesday, Aug. 14.
Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
If you’re not sure where to vote, click this link and type in your address.
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by Press Release | Aug 7, 2018 3:40 pm
This is a a press release from the CT Commuter Rail Council.
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