Seymour

Emails Trigger Evacuations In Seymour, Investigation Underway

by STAFF | Dec 13, 2018 3:18 pm

State and local police are investigating a series of “suspicious” emails received Thursday.

The emails — described as bomb threats by various outlets — are happening all over the U.S. Click this link for a story.

According to state police, troopers from Montville were sent to Griswold Elementary School at 1:10 p.m.

Continue reading ‘Emails Trigger Evacuations In Seymour, Investigation Underway’

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.

Continue reading ‘Ansonia Welcomes Valley Arts Council To Main Street’

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.

Continue reading ‘NVHD Offering Free Radon Test Kits During January For Residents’

Seymour Police Help TEAM Inc’s Toy Drive

by STAFF | Dec 10, 2018 7:25 am

The Seymour Police Department hosted a toy drive outside Stop & Shop Dec. 8. The photo and the following message was published on the department’s Facebook page:

“Thank you to everyone who stopped by and made a donation today at our TEAM Toys 4 Kids event. We are happy to report that we collected 262 toys, 4 bicycles and over $500!”

Christmas Cookie Walk

by Press Release | Dec 7, 2018 8:43 am

The Ladies Guild of Our Lady Queen of Apostles Parish will hold its Christmas Cookie Walk from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 8 in St. Mary’s Church Hall, 212 Elizabeth St. The 6th annual event will offer a variety of festive, homemade cookies for sale, including seasonal favorites.

Continue reading ‘Christmas Cookie Walk’