by Press Release | Jul 1, 2018 2:49 pm
Seymour Oxford Rotary Club will welcome Sharon Gibson, President and COO of the Valley United Way, on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at the club’s breakfast meeting 7:15 A.M. at Route 67 Diner, Klarides Village, Route 67, Seymour.
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by Ethan Fry | Jun 26, 2018 11:01 pm
ANSONIA — Eva Bermudez Zimmerman brought her progressive campaign for the state’s number-two elected job to the Valley Tuesday, stumping on a platform calling for universal childcare, a phased-in $15 minimum wage, and the legalization of marijuana.
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by Press Release | Jun 26, 2018 1:38 pm
National Healthy Homes Month (NHHM), created by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH), was established to focus national attention on ways to keep people of all ages safe and healthy in their home.
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by Press Release | Jun 26, 2018 10:25 am
Seymour High School 4th Quarter Honor Roll 6/25/18
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by Press Release | Jun 26, 2018 9:11 am
The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley will be hosting its annual John “Red” Larsen Golf Classic on Monday, August 27, 2018, at Brownson Country Club in Shelton.
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by Ethan Fry | Jun 25, 2018 8:58 pm
DERBY — A 2,000-square-foot community garden at Griffin Hospital will soon produce everything from thyme to tomatoes to help local residents eat healthier.
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by Jodie Mozdzer Gil | Jun 21, 2018 7:49 pm
Valley Transit District Dispatcher Dave O’Dell has seen a lot in his 40 years on the job — but since the VTD facility in downtown Derby was renovated this year, he sees a lot more.
The dispatch center in the building was upgraded from a small space with narrow vertical windows to a “fishbowl” office with large windows providing sightlines of the entire back entrance, parking lot, fueling stations and van wash bay.
The work was one of many recent upgrades to the 38-year-old building celebrated during a ceremony Tuesday (June 19).
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by STAFF | Jun 20, 2018 12:13 pm
A Shelton man is in federal custody on charges he sold counterfeit drugs after an investigation prompted by a deadly Seymour overdose.
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by Press Release | Jun 18, 2018 5:06 pm
The Boys & Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley presented Raymond P. Lavietes Service to Youth Awards to Martin Coughlin and Jack Walsh at its annual Service to Youth Awards dinner held at the Stone Barn Restaurant at Whitney Farms Golf Course on June 12.
The Raymond P. Lavietes Service to Youth Award is the highest honor our Boys & Girls Club can bestow on an individual.
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by PRESS RELEASE | Jun 18, 2018 6:34 am
Griffin Hospital is looking for volunteers to help provide patients and caregivers peace of mind about future healthcare decisions.
The hospital’s new Advance Care Planning Volunteer Program will train individuals to help guide others in developing a plan for their care in the event they are unable to speak for themselves.
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