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Destination Location: News 8 Visits Derby
Let's head to the Naugatuck Valley; our Destination Location is Derby!. Its spot along the Housatonic and Naugatuck Rivers made it a great spot for manufacturing. One of those former factory spaces, the Manger Die Casting Company, was built in 1904. The century-old building has found new life as the
Derby: Let’s Get A Legal Opinion On Tax Incentive Program
The Derby Board of Aldermen and Alderwomen balked Thursday at giving a tax break to a new business, opting for a city lawyer to check out the deal one last time before voting. At a meeting Dec. 13, the city’s lawmakers were considering giving AIEP, the company that converted the former Marshall Lane
Update: Popcorn Ball Sunday Is Dec. 23 In Derby
Popcorn Ball Sunday is Dec. 23 for both the east and west sides of Derby. The west side popcorn ball Sunday was supposed to be Dec. 16, but weather prompted members of the Derby Storm Engine Co. Ambulance and Rescue Corps to push the event to Sunday, Dec. 23.
5 New Properties For Sale In The Shelton-Derby Area
SHELTON-DERBY, CT — When you're looking for a new home, hunting down every new listing in the area can take hours of tedious research online. That's why we here at Patch have stepped in and done the prepwork for you.
Naugatuck Man Charged With Threatening, Harassment: Orange PD
ORANGE, CT — A Naugatuck man was initially held in lieu of a $5,000 bond after he was charged in Orange with two outstanding arrest warrants, police said. On Dec. 15, officers responded to the Derby Police Department to transport Anthony V. Fowler, 43, of Naugatuck to the Orange Police Department. F
Shelton P&Z commission agrees to oppose 30-unit apartment building
SHELTON — A proposal to build a 30-unit apartment building at Old Bridgeport Avenue and Sunwood Drive appears headed for denial, mainly because of density and traffic concerns.
Fire heavily damages restaurant in downtown Milford
MILFORD - A fire severely damaged Flames Mediterranean & American Grill on Daniel Street in downtown Milford Sunday night. Battalion Chief Anthony Fabrizi said dispatchers received a 911 call at 8:56 p.m. reporting a fire inside of restaurant. The caller is an employee of a neighboring restaurant an
Milford Police Officers Assaulted In Front Of Courthouse: PD
MILFORD, CT — A West Haven man is accused of assaulting several Milford police officers, police said. On Dec. 14, police responded to the area in front of Milford Superior Court, 14 West River St., on a report of a possible domestic violence incident, police said.
Monday's Scholastic Scoreboard - New Haven County
Here are results from high school varsity action which took place Monday involving schools from Patch towns in New Haven County, as reported to the CIAC (note: contests whose scores are not posted on the CIAC web site are not included here).
I-95 Closed In One Direction In Milford
MILFORD, CT — I-95 North is closed between Exits 33 and 34 in Milford due to a vehicle fire, according to the state DOT. The fire was reported just before 12 noon. Traffic is congested between Exits 31 and 34, according to the DOT.
Milford Man Charged With Threatening: Orange Police
ORANGE, CT — A Milford man is accused of verbally threatening an Orange resident, police said. Officers responded to a private residence on Country Lane last week in regard to a threatening complaint, police said.
New Haven Man Took $15K For Work He Never Did: Milford PD
MILFORD, CT — A New Haven man is accused of taking $15,000 for work that he never did, Milford Police said. On Dec. 7, police took custody of Matthew Martino, 46, of Beecher Place in New Haven in regard to an active arrest warrant, police said.
Woman killed in late night West Haven crash
WEST HAVEN, CT (WFSB) - A woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash in West Haven that happened late Sunday night. According to police, they responded to 530 Boston Post Rd. around 11 p.m.
5 Open Houses To Scope In The Shelton-Derby Area
SHELTON-DERBY, CT — Shopping for a house online can sometimes leave you wanting. Photos might not show all the fun little details, and they can sometimes make a dud of a property seem more spacious and sparkling than it is in real life. That's why open houses are so convenient: No more bumbling arou
Shelton News: Naked Guest Assaults Hotel Clerk
5:00pm–#Shelton CT– Reports of a naked guest assaulting a clerk at the Hyatt Hotel at 830 Bridgeport Avenue. Updated reports say he is now assaulting guests in the first floor hallway.
Derby man allegedly steals $312 in deodorants
FAIRFIELD — A 48-year-old Derby man would have made off with a handy supply of deodorant sticks had he not been caught by police. Manuel Teixeira, of Derby, was arrested at 1:30 p.m. Dec. 7 after he was observed to be concealing several deodorant sticks in his pockets at Stop & Shop on Villa Avenue,
Man Stole Taxi, Threatened Driver: Hamden Police
HAMDEN, CT — A former Metro Taxi employee is accused of stealing a running taxi while the driver was inside a convenience store and later threatening the driver when he was found "rummaging" through the taxi, according to police. Hamden Police responded to the parking lot of a Fairview Avenue busine
Multi-Vehicle Crash Slows Traffic On I-95 In West Haven
WEST HAVEN, CT — A three-vehicle accident is slowing traffic on I-95 in West Haven. I-95 South is congested between Exits 46 and 41 due to the crash, according to the state DOT.
DiCenso: Derby Should Consider Selling VARCA Building
The former VARCA building on Coon Hollow Road needs at least $1 million in repairs, probably making it too expensive for the City of Derby to hold onto, economic development liaison Carmen DiCenso said.
Bridgeport PD: Suspect in Bethel woman’s murder found in Ohio
BRIDGEPORT — Police announced Friday the arrest of a suspect in the city’s most recent homicide. City detectives obtained an arrest warrant for 26-year-old Brandon Roberts on Wednesday, charging him with murder, felony murder, first-degree robbery, using a firearm in commission of a felony and carry