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Ansonia PD’s Annual Stuff-A-Jeep Is Today

by STAFF | Dec 13, 2018 9:26 pm

Please come support the Ansonia Police Department on Friday December 14th from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Stop & Shop, 100 Division Street in Ansonia, as they collect non-pershiable food items and toys to donate to the local food banks.

Ansonia Welcomes Valley Arts Council To Main Street

by Eugene Driscoll | Dec 12, 2018 6:25 am

Contributed Photo Ansonia officially welcomed the Valley Arts Council to the city during a ribbon-cutting ceremony outside the council’s new gallery at 258 Main St. Tuesday.

Rich DiCarlo, the Valley Arts Council’s president, said Ansonia’s Main Street is undergoing a renaissance as evidenced by new restaurants. The arts will add to the progress.

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NVHD Offering Free Radon Test Kits During January For Residents

by Press Release | Dec 11, 2018 8:58 am

January is National Radon Action Month and the Naugatuck Valley Health District (NVHD) is recommending residents test their homes for radon gas, the leading cause of lung cancer in non-smokers.

Naugatuck Valley Health District will hold a ‘Lunch and Learn’ at the Kellogg Center, located at 500 Hawthorne Avenue in Derby, on Jan. 3 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., where residents can come listen to a presentation on radon and can pick up their FREE radon test kit.

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Derby: Popcorn Ball Sunday Is Dec. 16 AND Dec. 23

by Eugene Driscoll | Dec 11, 2018 7:02 am

If you live in west Derby, listen for sirens between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday (Dec. 16) and prepare to catch some super-sticky popcorn balls.

If you live on the hilltop in east Derby, listen for the sirens Sunday, Dec. 23.

The annual event features firefighters tossing the gooey chewy goodies from the tops of firetrucks.

Click here to check out the event on the Storm Engine Co./Ambulance Corps Facebook page:

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