Letter: Yanking Fire School Money Was ‘Appalling’

by Clark Hurlburt | Letter To The Editor | Oct 16, 2018 9:03 am

To the Editor:

As a Community Leader and retired career Executive Fire Officer I have followed closely the progression of plans for the Valley Regional Fire School. Fire service training can be highly technical and at times hazardous, requiring state of the art facilities to properly train our personnel in a safe and efficient manner.

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Letter: Vote For Monica Tujak Brill

by Angela Pellegrino-Grant | Letter To The Editor | Oct 15, 2018 5:43 pm

As a member of the “sandwich generation,” I spend my time caring for my children while also helping elderly members of my family deal with their own challenges. Here in Shelton, many people think that these two groups are fighting for priority from our elected officials. That’s why I was happy to meet Monica Tujak Brill, who is running to represent us in Hartford as our State Senator. Monica understands that children and seniors are both important communities in Shelton, and she has concrete plans to help them.

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Three Valley GOP Lawmakers Want Fire-School Money Released

by STAFF | Oct 9, 2018 11:14 am

Several state lawmakers from the Valley issued statements demanding Gov. Dannel Malloy release money to build a firefighter training facility in Beacon Falls.

The statements comes after money for the facility failed to make it to the state’s bonding commission, a group that approves borrowing money for a variety of projects.

The Valley Indy published a story Oct. 2 detailing the fact the state had not released money for the facility.

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Calling All Singers!

by Press Release | Oct 9, 2018 9:58 am

Griffin Hospital is seeking singers of all skill levels to help bring a little holiday “soul” to the Naugatuck Valley this winter.

Coming off the success of last year’s Valley Soul Holiday Concert, Griffin Hospital is once again assembling a gospel choir of volunteer singers from throughout the Valley under the direction of Angela Clemmons, a professional singer for more than 35 years and director of the acclaimed “Shoreline Soul” performances in Madison.

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