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DeLauro in Hospital Roundtable today

From a news release: NEW HAVEN — Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-3) will hold a roundtable discussion with representatives of a dozen hospitals from across the state today, October 24 at 11:00 am. They will be discussing the impact of cuts to hospital preparedness programs funded by the federal government. The devastating impact of these cuts […] [Read More]
Categories: Business, Health, New Haven

Fight leaves 1 man dead in Bridgeport

Police are investigating the latest homicide in Bridgeport. This time, it’s a 51-year-old man,who witnesses tell police was involved in a fight. According to Police Spokesman William Kaempffer, just before 9:30 p.m. on Saturday, officers responded to a call of an injured person in front of 83 Seeley Street. When they arrived, they found the […] [Read More]
Categories: Bridgeport, Labor
Ret. Lt. Col. Phil Tripp

John Ratzenberger stumps for Phil Tripp

ANSONIA – John Ratzenberger, who took Cliff Clavin from Cheers to a household name, will be stumping for Phil Tripp’s bid to become the State Senator for the 17th District which includes Ansonia, Derby, Beacon Falls, Bethany, Hamden and Woodbridge. Ratzenberger will be at the St. Sebastian Club, 86 Father Salemi Drive from 5 p.m. […] [Read More]

Home-buying seminar at the Milford Public Library

From a press release: Become a well informed home buyer!! Ellis Ratner and Joe Paul, agents with over 25 years of experience, will outline the steps and considerations needed to complete the transaction. This valuable seminar will provide you with the tools and knowledge to buy or sell your home. The talk will take place […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford, Real Estate

Oxford man indicted in Ponzi scheme

NEW HAVEN-A federal grand indicted a former financial adviser and broker from Oxford on charges that he bilked investors out of millions in an elaborate three-year long Ponzi scheme. Robert E. Lee, Jr., 50 of Cortland Place, Oxford now faces five counts of wire fraud, each of which carries a maximum prison term of 20 […] [Read More]

Cassetti projects $2m surplus for Ansonia

.ANSONIA -Mayor David Cassetti said cost-cutting measures have put his tax strapped city on the road to at least a $2 million surplus for the coming budgetary year. The mayor made the announcement as part of his State of the City address to nearly 300 residents gathered in the Ansonia High School auditorium Thursday night. […] [Read More]
Ansonia Mayor David S. Cassetti

Ansonia Mayor to Give State of the City tonight

> ANSONIA-As he approaches completion of his first year in office, Mayor David S. Cassetti will give his state of the city address tonight at Ansonia High School on Pulaski Highway. The event will begin at 6:30 p.m. The mayor is expected to discuss the city’s gains in luring businesses downtown, redeveloping the Ansonia Copper […] [Read More]

SHELTON Day Sunday

SHELTON-A section of Howe Avenue downtown will be closed to traffic Sunday as the city celebrates Shelton Day. The event will run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and feature arts, crafts, foods and interactive children events. It is sponsored by the Derby-Shelton Rotary club. It will take place rain or shine. [Read More]
The Colony Grill's newest location is open for business on the site of the old Harrison's Hardware at 36 Broad Street on the Green in downtown Milford. It's one of about a dozen restaurants participating in Milford Restaurant Week.

2nd annual Milford Restaurant Week coming Oct. 6-12

From a press release: Milford, CT – The second annual Milford Restaurant Week – Ciao Milford – will take place October 6 to 12, offering affordable dining choices via special multicourse prixe fixe fare for dinner and lunch. To honor the City of Milford’s 375th Anniversary, dinner is priced at just $23.75 pp, and lunch […] [Read More]
This event benefits the Milford Chamber Trust to support scholarships given to a student planning to enter college studies in the fitness or health field.

A healthier Milford, “Step by Step”

From a press release: Milford, CT – September 4, 2014. The Kick-Off Celebration for the fourth annual ‘Step by Step to a Healthier Milford,’ a popular annual six week-walking program, will take place on Saturday, September 27th, 9 a.m. at Walnut Beach Pavilion. Registration – $20 – is still open. This event is presented by […] [Read More]