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Saturday block party closes Ansonia East Main Street

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ANSONIA- A grand opening Block Party sponsored by the Pantry Restaurant will close a section of East Main Street from 9 a.m. To 4 p.m. Saturday. The events will include a car show, a bike show, an eating contest, music, food and prizes. There will also be a pig roast. [Read More]

Ansonia’s St. Peter and St. Paul to get new pastor

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ANSONIA-Monsignor John Terlecky will celebrate his last Masses at St. Peter and St. Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church, 105 Clifton Avenue during the August 23-24 weekend. The Monsignor served the church for the past six and a half years before suffering health issues earlier this year. He will be replaced by the Very Rev. Archpriest Edward […] [Read More]

Ansonia Family Campout and Star Party on Saturday

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ANSONIA-It’s planned as a night out under the stars–shooting stars. The Nature Center is conducting a family camping expedition Saturday with the hopes of seeing the Perseid meteor showers. And even if the showers don’t pass by, those who attend will hear about them from Bob Carruthers and the New Haven Astronomical Society. The event […] [Read More]

DeLauro introduces bill to tackle dual epidemics of obesity, diabetes

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SWEET Act Would Discourage Excessive Sugar in Beverages. [Read More]
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro

DeLauro: No fed contracts for “corporate deserters”

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We received this note from the office of U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro: Leading Democrats from both chambers of Congress — Representatives Rosa DeLauro and Lloyd Doggett, and Senators Dick Durbin and Carl Levin — today introduced the No Federal Contracts for Corporate Deserters Act. The legislation would bar contracts from going to businesses that incorporate […] [Read More]

Ansonia City Wide Tag Sale Today

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ANSONIA-The citywide tag sale begins at 9 a.m. Saturday. Houses are marked on a map available at the Nature Center, 10 Deerfield Lane. Additional information can be obtained by contacting Melissa Torres at meltorres@gmail.com. [Read More]
Mayor David Cassetti

Baseball, hotdogs and fireworks in Ansonia today

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ANSONIA-The city will be celebrating the 125th anniversary of its founding with a family-oriented Summer Festival today beginning at 2 p.m. on Nolan Field. The day will start with a blast featuring a baseball game between the Ansonia Coppermen and Derby Osborndales. But it won’t be just any ballgame. Players will use vintage 1890s equipment […] [Read More]
First Selectman George R. Temple

Oxford Transfer Station to delay opening July 19

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Oxford-The Transfer/Recycling Station in Oxford, CT will delay its opening July 19 to accommodate Lily’s Birthday Dash 5K Race that morning on Great Oak Road. Great Oak Road and parts of Hogsback Road near MacIntosh Drive will be closed for the race from about 8:45 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. The transfer station will open at […] [Read More]

U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary sets Aug. 9 for safety course in Milford

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MILFORD-The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 24-3 will conduct an About Boating Safety Course on Aug. 9 at 8 a.m. at their training center, 1 Helwig Street. Instructions will cover safe operation of boating and seamanship as well as personal watercraft operation. Successful completion of the eight hour course satisfies requirements for state licensing of […] [Read More]
Ansonia Mayor David Cassetti

Baseball, hotdogs and fireworks set for Ansonia July 19

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ANSONIA-The city will be celebrating the 125th anniversary of its founding with a family-oriented Summer Festival July 19 beginning at 2 p.m. on Nolan Field. The day will start with a blast featuring a baseball game between the Ansonia Coppermen and Derby Osborndales. But it won’t be just any ballgame. Players will use vintage 1890s […] [Read More]