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Fireworks fill the sky during a July 4, 2012  show in Shelton

Derby-Shelton fireworks postponed until Saturday

DERBY — The annual Derby-Shelton July 4 dueling fireworks display has been postponed until dusk Saturday. City leaders made the decision based on reports of thunderstorms and heavy rain for Thursday night. [Read More]

1st Flag of Milford framed, to hang soon in City Hall


DeLauro: Supreme Court ruling is bad news for women

We received this note from Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, D-3rd: WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) released the following statement today on the Supreme Court’s decisions in the cases of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. and Conestoga Wood Specialties Corporation v. Burwell. DeLauro is the senior Democrat on the subcommittee responsible for funding the Department of […] [Read More]
The Boys & Girls Village annual Dan & Yolanda Adley Memorial Golf Tournament, hosted at Race Brook Country Club in Orange, raised $54,000.

Boys & Girls Village stages successful golf and tennis fundraiser

From a press release: MILFORD — On June 2, more than 140 golfers gathered for Boys & Girls Village’s Annual Dan & Yolanda Adley Memorial Golf Tournament, hosted at Race Brook Country Club in Orange. Supported by lead sponsors BIC, KDSA Consulting LLC, PEZ, Integrated Security Group and Brandfon Honda, 2014’s tournament marked the 39th […] [Read More]
Categories: Charity, Milford
	Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman reads a gubernatorial proclamation at a reception celebrating the 10th anniversary of the New Haven Regional Children’s Probate Court on June 25th.

New Haven Regional Children’s Probate Court celebrates 10th anniversary

From a press release: NEW HAVEN — Supporters of the New Haven Regional Children’s Probate Court (NHRCPC), during a 10th anniversary celebration on June 25, hailed the court as a model of innovation and urban-suburban cooperation that has been replicated throughout the state to give thousands of Connecticut children a chance to live better lives. […] [Read More]

DeLauro: Seniors shouldn’t lose their MDs

We received this note from  Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro: WASHINGTON, DC—Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today introduced the Medicare Advantage Participant Bill of Rights Act. The legislation was inspired by stories DeLauro and Brown heard from their constituents, as well as people across the nation, whose doctors were dropped from their Medicare […] [Read More]

Winning Milford 375th parade units announced

We received this note from Milford City Hall: MILFORD — The Milford 375th Parade Committee wishes to thank everyone who came out on Sunday, June 15th, to celebrate Milford’s past, present and future and extends a special thank you to all those who participated in the Grand Parade. While every parade unit was spectacular in […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford

Milford: Trash will be collected on the 4th

MILFORD — The Milford Dept. of Public Works has announced that if Friday, July 4, is your regularly scheduled garbageand recycling day, collection will remain on schedule and not be postponed because of the holiday. However, the city transfer station will be closed for the holiday. [Read More]

Man goes to prison for dirty pictures

SHELTON-A former Wal-Mart employee who showed pornography to a 10-year-old customer, took I-Pad photos of a friend’s teenage sister as she undressed and maintained a library of child pornography was sentenced to three years and a day in state prison Wednesday. “This is a little different than your typical child pornography case based on X […] [Read More]
Arthur Gauvin

Gauvin Gets Continuance

SEYMOUR-The Eleanor Road man accused of locking his sister in a blackened bedroom with little food, a portable toilet and no contact with the outside world denied the allegations Wednesday. Arthur Gauvin, 59, appeared before Milford Superior Court Judge Frank Iannotti and pleaded not guilty to intention cruelty to a person, second-degree kidnapping, unlawful restraint […] [Read More]