Press Release | May 7, 2018 11:12 am
The Center for Cancer Care at Griffin Hospital in Derby recently gave free oral, head and neck cancer screenings to 63 individuals in recognition of the Annual Oral, Head, and Neck Cancer Awareness Week®.
This is the seventh year Griffin has offered these free screenings to the community.
Continue reading ‘Griffin Hospital Tests 63 For Oral, Head, And Neck Cancer’
STAFF | May 7, 2018 5:47 am
Press play to listen to an interview with former ‘Howard Stern Show’ head writer Jackie ‘The Joke Man’ Martling. VIDEO
Jackie called The Valley Indy during “The Great Give,” an online fundraiser May 1.
He talks about his book, “The Joke Man: Bow To Stern.”
Continue reading ‘Valley Indy Radio: Former Howard Stern Show Writer Jackie The Joke Man Martling’
Press Release | May 4, 2018 10:47 am
The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley is pleased to announce its new Board President and five new Directors:
Continue reading ‘Boys & Girls Club Announces New Board President, Directors’
Press Release | May 4, 2018 10:43 am
Oxford Public Schools offers a Peer Model Program as part of the Oxford Preschool. This is an exciting educational opportunity for selected preschool children.
Continue reading ‘Oxford Schools Info On Peer Models, Disabled Students, Records Destruction’
Press Release | May 4, 2018 6:03 am
The Valley United Way has announced the kickoff dates for its successful “Grow Your Own” neighborhood garden program, taking place throughout May at various locations in the lower Naugatuck Valley.
The video above is a recent Valley Indy interview with Valley United Way President Sharon Gibson Ellis about the program.
Continue reading ‘Valley United Way Expands Neighborhood Garden Program’
Press Release | May 4, 2018 5:47 am
Seymour First Selectman Kurt Miller and Bert Volpacchio, owner of Hot Tamales Mexican Grill and Bar, are hosting the 5th Annual Elected Officials Taco Eating Contest at 5:05 p.m. Friday, May 4, 2018. Continue reading ‘Annual Taco-Eating Fundraising Contest Today In Seymour’
STAFF | May 2, 2018 9:47 pm
The Great Give, an online giving event that helped about 400 nonprofit groups in the region, ended 8 p.m. Wednesday.
According to The Great Give website, about $1.7 million was raised, surpassing the event’s initial goal.
The Valley Indy received $12,288 in donations, exceeding the organization’s goal of $10,000.
Click the video above for a message from Valley Indy reporters Eugene Driscoll and Ethan Fry.
STAFF | May 2, 2018 2:31 pm
Click the video above to watch our livestream. Support The Valley Indy by going to
Click here to find a local nonprofit group to support.
The videos are being recorded in half-hour blocks, roughly. Follow the links under “Extra, Extra” for videos from earlier in The Great Give.
Click this link for a schedule of interviews.
The Great Give ends 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 2.
Eugene Driscoll | Apr 30, 2018 2:15 pm
Donate.ValleyIndy.org to support The Valley Indy during The Great Give May 1 (Tuesday) and May 2 (Wednesday).
The Valley Indy is a free publication. But we need your help every year to keep going.
Continue reading ‘Use Donate.ValleyIndy.org To Support The Valley Indy During The Great Give’
Press Release | Apr 30, 2018 10:05 am
Seymour Oxford Rotary Club is pleased to announce our two recipients of this year’s scholarship awards: Continue reading ‘Rotary Club Announces Scholarship Winners’