5 hrs ago
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: 250 Attend 2013 Breakfast Badge Honoring Teresa C. Younger
Girl Scouts of Connecticut honored Teresa C. Younger for her dedication and passion for furthering the lives of women and girls at the 2013 Breakfast Badge on Friday, Dec. 6. Approximately 250 friends and supporters of Girl Scouting attended the sold-out event at The Hartford Club, raising more than $50,000 to support Girl Scout leadership programs ... (more)
9 hrs ago
Palm Pointe shares Christmas around the school
Martha and Kevin Sharkey travel to the Jones Tree Farm in Shelton, Connecticut, to select the perfect Christmas tree, garlands, and wreaths.
13 hrs ago
Wells Fargo Bank robbed in Shelton
The Wells Fargo Bank at 320 Coram Avenue in Shelton was held up by two men shortly at about 9:30 a.m., said Lt.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Shelton Dog, Bubba, a National Competitor
Every dog gets his day. For one Shelton pet, that day is coming. Trap Falls President and Shelton resident, Laura Wells and her Champion Rottweiler, "Bubba," will be among the top contenders, competing in the AKC Owner Handler Series Finals on Dec. 14-15.
Inman Real Estate News
William Raveis to double headquarters size in Shelton, Conn.
William Raveis Real Estate Inc., the eighth largest brokerage in the U.S., has announced plans to double the size of its headquarters in Shelton, Conn., where it has been since 1986.
Woman Allegedly Stole Checks, Cashed Them
Angela Pepe, 23, of Beechwood Drive, Ansonia, is charged with second-degree forgery, fourth-degree larceny and conspiracy to commit fourth-degree larceny.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
A 72-year-old man was killed in a grease fire at 43 Osborne Lane in Monroe. A woman in the home and four firefighters were injured.
Fire Prevention, Tree of Light
Here's some of what's happening in and around Shelton for the week starting Dec. 9. All meetings are held in City Hall unless otherwise noted.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Creativity of all abilities bedecks Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival
The first floor parlor of the Burr Homestead was decorated for the Fairfield Christmas Tree Festival by Candy Raveis, a longtime member of the festival committee, to honor the late Maggie Daly, a volunteer for the festival and served on the board of directors for the Kennedy Center.
In the center hall of the Burr Homestead, a poignant quote from famed impressionist painter Edgar Degas is displayed: "Art is not what you see, but what you make others see."
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Police, Outback Collecting Toys in Shelton
The Shelton Police Department has teamed up with Outback Steakhouse of Shelton for the annual toy drive.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Shelton Cops: Driver Fled
Amanda Grace Kemp, 25, of Lakeview Avenue, Shelton, is charged with engaging police in pursuit and reckless driving.
Shelton Fire Department: Time for Wood Stove Safety
"While there are several ways that a stove or fireplace may cause a fire, experience in Shelton and throughout Connecticut demonstrates that fires resulting from improper disposal of ashes and lack of chimney cleaning are among the most common," said Ted Pisciotta, Assistant Chief - Fire Prevention.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Obama to tell feds to boost renewable electricity
A wintry storm pushing through the western half of the country is bringing bitterly cold temperatures that prompted safety warnings for residents in the Rockies and threatened crops as far south as California.
2013 'Christmas In Rockefeller Center' Tree Lighting Happens Tonight
NBC's annual "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" special begins at 8 tonight. The tree this year is a 76 foot tall Norway spruce from Shelton, Connecticut.
Shelton Tree to Be Lit in NY Friday
This will be the year a nation sees a Shelton family's Christmas Tree. The tree donated by the Vargoshe family will be lit up on Friday in Rockefeller Center and the proud family will be on hand.
Tax Office to Open New Digs
A grand opening celebration and open house will be held immediately after the ribbon cutting, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Dec. 4. "Moving into our new office has been really exciting.
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Study Identifies Community Needs
While there is a widely recognized shortage of affordable housing in all areas of Connecticut, the situation is much more dire in some central cities.
NYC's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to be lit
A 76-foot Norway Spruce from Shelton, Conn., is set to be lit as New York City's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Algonquin Resort Gets Holiday Season Underway with the Greatest Gift of All
The Algonquin Resort launched the season of love and good will toward all with a random act of kindness as unique as an individual snowflake for a New Brunswick bride and groom.