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Public Affairs Manager Fran Mayko, center,  presented Shelton Police Chief Joel Hurliman (second, right) with a Silver Award. Attending the event were, from left, Officer Mark Siglinger, Officer Chris Roback with his award; and Sgt. Pete Zaksewicz, (right). Officers Siglinger and Zaksewicz are two certified AAA Driving Improvement Program Instructors.

Shelton PD honored by AAA

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Ansonia PD are Santa’s helpers Saturday

ANSONIA-Children from three lucky families will be shopping with police to buy Christmas presents this morning. Lt. Andrew Cota said Target was “gracious enough to help us spread a little holiday cheer.” “We are going to let the children shop in the store and let them buy presents for their family.” Police also helped increase […] [Read More]

UNH gunman sentenced to 2 years

MILFORD-William Dong the UNH student arrested after his carrying a gun on campus set off a scare was sentenced to 2 years in state prison. Following completion of his term, Dong, a Fairfield resident will be on probation for 5 years and is prohibited from setting foot on the University of New Haven campus. [Read More]

2 Bridgeport men plead guilty to robberies

BRIDGEPORT-From April to July, Lancelot Supersad went on a robbery spree in Fairfield County. He and his crew robbed the CVS Pharmacy on Grasmere Avenue in Fairfield of $2,376 on April 26; the Webster Bank branch on Bridgeport’s Main Street of $4,170 on May 10; the Pizza Hut on Boston Avenue, Bridgeport of $250 on […] [Read More]

Oxford man admits guilt in fraud

BRIDGEPORT-For three years Robert E. Lee Jr. lived a life of luxury on the more than $800,000 people invested with the former financial advisor and broker. On Wednesday, Lee entered guilty pleas in federal court to five charges of wire fraud, each of which carries a 20-year prison term. He is free on $250,000 bond […] [Read More]
Dontay Walker

Arrest made in Shelton Sports Center robbery

SHELTON — With a warrant out for his arrest, a 20-year-old Stratford man surrendered to police Thursday on charges that he was involved in a Nov. 15, 2014 gunpoint robbery in the parking lot of the Sports Center of Connecticut on River Road. Dontay Walker is charged with first-degree robbery; sixth-degree larceny, conspiracy to commit […] [Read More]

Derby Storms Chief resigns as alderman

DERBY – For the second time this week a veteran Valley alderman has resigned from his Board. City Clerk Marc Garofalo said Thursday David Lenart submitted his letter resigning from the Board of Aldermen immediately. In the one sentence resignation letter, Lenart, 36, a Republucan from the Second Ward gave no reason for his decision. […] [Read More]

Milford Concert Band presents “A Milford Christmas” Dec. 20

We received this note from City Hall in Milford: MILFORD — Residents can get into the holiday spirit with members of the community as the Milford Concert Band presents its annual holiday concert, “A Milford Christmas,” at Milford City Hall at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 20 2014. Under the direction of city resident Duane […] [Read More]
Categories: Arts, Holidays, Milford, Music
A scene from the 2013 Walnut Beach Christmas festivities.

Walnut Beach Christmas festivities set for Dec. 18th

From a press release: MILFORD — Walnut Beach will host a very special Third Thursday Art Stroll this month. Please join us at 5:30 PM to hear our talented local Boys and Girls Club perform Holiday Carols under the Walnut Beach archway in our “Town Green.” Santa will be stopping by for our Christmas tree […] [Read More]
Categories: Folk Art, Holidays, Milford, Music

Sale on Milford 375th anniversary mugs, T-shirts, etc.

From a press release: Milford — In keeping with the holiday spirit and to thank the Milford public for its support throughout the year-long anniversary celebration, the 375th Milford Anniversary Committee will hold a special Holiday Sale featuring Milford commemorative souvenirs and merchandise on Saturday, December 13th at the Milford Public Library Community Room, New […] [Read More]
Categories: historic, Milford