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Derby Police Union to conduct baseball clinics

DERBY-The city’s police union will conduct three free baseball clinics for boys and girls between the ages of five and 12 years over three weekends. A parent or guardian must attend the clinic with their child or children which will from from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Derby High School gymnasium, 8 Nutmeg […] [Read More]
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Connecticut Boat Club is a high performance girls youth rowing club based on the Norwalk River in Norwalk, Connecticut.  Founded in the Spring of 2010 by head coach Liz Trond, the team includes girls from throughout southwestern Connecticut and Westchester County N.Y.

High school rowing club looking for members

We received this release from the Connecticut Boat Club: The Connecticut Boat Club — one of the top, all-girl, high school-age rowing clubs in the nation — is currently recruiting new members. Training for the spring season is underway at Dynamic Athletics in Darien; training on the Norwalk River will resume in March. CBC has proven […] [Read More]
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Ralph Kiner dies

The last of the original New York Mets announcing team has died. Ralph Kiner, who is enshrined in baseball’s Hall of Fame, died Thursday in Rancho Mirage, Ca. He owned a home in Greenwich with his late wife Diann Shugart Kiner for many years. She died in 2004. Kiner formed the original Mets broadcasting team […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Greenwich, Sports, Town

HOJO to head Bluefish Hot Stove Banquet

TRUMBULL-There won’t be 28 available flavors at this winter’s Bridgeport Bluefish Hot Stove Banquet. But there will be a Howard Johnson. Johnson, who played for 14 years in the major leagues and was part of the 1986 World Champion New York Mets, will be the guest speaker at the banquet. Johnson was the 1991 National […] [Read More]

Ansonia Parade of Champions set For Dec.21

ANSONIA-Get ready to celebrate. And bring some noise makers to blow and blue and white towels to swirl. Mayor David Cassetti has set Saturday at 10:30 a.m. To celebrate the high school’s 19th football championship as well as feet the successes of the city’s youth cheer teems during competition in Florida. The parade will begin […] [Read More]
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti presents the key to the city to Ansonia High School football coach Tom Brockett, left, and star running back Arkeel Newsome, right, at City Hall in Ansonia, Conn. on Monday, Dec. 16, 2013.

Arkeel Newsome, Tom Brockett get keys to Ansonia

ANSONIA — Usually he’s seen zigging and zagging leaving defenders clutching for air and then looking for their shoes. Monday afternoon may have been one of the few days in the past four months that Arkeel Newsome stood still for any length of time. But that took place in City Hall not on a football […] [Read More]
Categories: Ansonia, General, Sports, Town
A scene from September's from an IMSA Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge GS division contest at Lime Rock a also, the headlining series for LRP's 2014 season opener. Photo: Casey Keil/Lime Rock Park

Lime Rock Park announces 2013 racing and event schedule

We received this note from Lime Rock Park in Lakeville: LAKEVILLE  – Lime Rock Park’s 2014 spectator-event schedule opens with its traditional Memorial Day weekend, this year featuring the IMSA-sanctioned Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Series Friday and Saturday, May 23-24, along with the fifth annual Sunday Royals Car Show on the 25th. The Grand […] [Read More]

Derby HS Alumni urged to attend Nov. 1 home game

By Michael P. Mayko DERBY-Graduates of Derby High School, their spouses and their families are being urged to wear red and attend the Nov. 1 7 p.m. football game against Wolcott at Ryan Field. The effort being made by Glen Gaetano and Frank and Julia Romano asks that the grads sit baseball field end zone. […] [Read More]
Categories: Derby, Sports

Newsome scores again

Newsome takes it in again 55-28 but Smalls. Breaks one to the Ansonia 26. 55-28 Ansonia [Read More]
Categories: Ansonia, Derby, Sports

Smalls scores for Derby

Smalls runs it in for Derby making it 49-28 Ansonia but only 8:14 left [Read More]
Categories: Ansonia, Derby, Sports