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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]

Branigans Car Care coming to Ansonia

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ANSONIA-Branigan’s Car Care and Auto Sales formally opened Friday at the corner of Bridge Street and Pershing Drive. The family-owned and operated business is managed by Jim Branigan. It offers a wide-range of automobile services including the sale of pre-owned vehicles. Mayor David Cassetti welcome the business to Ansonia. [Read More]
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Purchase a brick for Derby 9/11 Memorial

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DERBY-Area residents interested in becoming part of Derby’s history have until July 15 to purchase a brick that will be the foundation for the city’s 9/11 memorial. Former Fire Chief William Nicoletti was able to obtain a steel beam salvaged from the demolished World Trade Center attacked by terrorists on Sept. 11, 2001. The beam […] [Read More]

Buy and Sell at Ansonia’s citywide tag sale July 26

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ANSONIA-Residents still have a chance to participate in the city wide tag sale taking place July 26. For $5 they can register their home on a map given to buyers containing all the sites where tag sale items are offered. Registration is available daily at the Nature Center, 10 Deerfield Drive. The rain date for […] [Read More]
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro

DeLauro: Shut down Foster Farms

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We received this note from the office of Congresswomen Rosa DeLauro: WASHINGTON, DC — Congresswomen Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and Louise Slaughter (D-NY) today issued the following statement calling on the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to shut down all Foster Farms poultry processing facilities until a Salmonella outbreak that has sickened over 600 people […] [Read More]