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Derby grateful for ‘breathtaking’ new athletic facility  CT Post

DERBY — The gleaming complex down the hill from Derby High School could drop seamlessly onto some college campuses. There's a new turf football and ...



Derby to hire 2 to maintain Payden Field House  CT Insider

DERBY— Despite some concerns, the Board of Aldermen has approved hiring for two part-time custodial positions to maintain the soon-to-open multimillion ...



Derby High School graduation 2019  CT Post

Image 1 of 67. Derby High School's 143rd Commencement Ceremony at Payden Park in Derby, Conn., on Tuesday June 11, 2019. Derby High School's 143rd ...



Derby High School graduation  CTPost

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Lamont shifts education focus away from regionalization  CTPost

MERIDEN — Having largely backed away from efforts to compel school districts to regionalize, Gov. Ned Lamont's bid to improve student outcomes has turned ...



Derby High School staff extinguish fire  CTPost

DERBY — A fire at Derby High School was extinguished by staff Wednesday morning, according to fire officials. Three fire engines and six additional fire units ...



Advanced Manufacturing Teaching Center opens in Derby High School  CTPost

DERBY — There was a time the Naugatuck Valley was considered a center of manufacturing in Connecticut. Anaconda American Brass, Ansonia ...



Derby High School Evacuated After Small Fire During Teacher Appreciation Breakfast  NBC Connecticut

Derby High School was evacuated Wednesday morning after a portable heat source caught fire during a teacher appreciation breakfast.



Derby High School Honor Rolls  Valley Independent Sentinel

Derby High School honor rolls: Derby High School – First Honors – 3rd Marking Period – 2018/2019. First Honors – Grade 12. Nathaniel Bartone, Isaac Cadena ...



Businesses donate prom outfits, accessories to Derby High School students  WTNH.com

A lesson in generosity will allow students in Derby to enjoy their prom night.



Derby high school prom shop invites students from neighboring towns to choose prom outfits  WTNH.com

So much clothing has been donated to The Prom Shop at Derby High School, it's now being opened to students from nearby towns.



Derby High School inducts 8 more in Athletic Hall of Fame  New Haven Register

DERBY — Eight of Derby High School's legendary athletes have scored a place in the 2018 Athletic Hall of Fame. Hall of Fame Founder Mike Cannici, a former ...



Derby-Ansonia school consolidation talks hit bumps  CTPost

DERBY— An attempt to get the Ansonia Board of Education to withdraw its request for $20,000 to begin planning for a new middle school was rejected by the ...



Derby High School gets new assistant principal  New Haven Register

DERBY — The Board of Education recently hired a new assistant principal for Derby High School who has experience working with students from New Haven to ...



Derby students to head to prom in style as community pitches in  New Haven Register

DERBY — Students at Derby High School will head to the prom in style from head to toe this year, due to an outpouring of support from the community and ...



In State of the City speech, Dziekan says Derby moving forward  CTPost

DERBY — Construction of a fuel cell near the United Illuminating substation on Roosevelt Drive, completion of the Ryan sports complex and the probable start of ...



Armed security added to Derby schools  New Haven Register

DERBY — With a goal of increasing security, three new, armed security officers began walking the beat at Derby High School, Derby Middle School and Bradley ...



Derby High School seniors to graduate in Ansonia  New Haven Register

DERBY — Derby High School's Class of 2018 will take their pomp and circumstance to neighboring Ansonia when they accept their diplomas out of town this ...



Derby BOE to meet Tuesday to discuss budget crisis  New Haven Register

DERBY — After receiving a zero increase in its school budget for the second year in a row, the Board of Education will meet next week to discuss how to make ...



Derby softball team donates to Griffin breast center  CTPost

DERBY — The Derby High School softball team recently presented Griffin Hospital President and CEO Patrick Charmel with a donation of $2,500 to The Hewitt ...



Connecticut prom trends 2019  CT Post

Prom season comes to a close this coming weekend, and by now we have a pretty good idea of the types of fashions we are going to see. We scoured through ...



Derby Board of Education again honored by state group  New Haven Register

DERBY — The Board of Education and Superintendent of Schools Matthew Conway have once again nabbed a top state award for continually demonstrating ...



A Video Tour Of The JR Payden Field House In Derby  Valley Independent Sentinel

Last week was “The Great Give,” a 36-hour Internet fundraiser for more than 400 nonprofit groups in the region. The Valley Indy conducted Facebook Live ...



Blasting starts at Derby’s Ryan Sports Complex  CTPost

DERBY — Building a multi-million-dollar high school sports complex is bound to come with some disruptions. For nearby residents of the new Ryan Sports ...



Derby aldermen approve water tank deal despite residents’ opposition  New Haven Register

DERBY — Despite neighbors' concerns, the city recently approved an agreement to lease land near Derby High School to the Regional Water Authority to ...



Demolition of Derby fieldhouse begins  CTPost

DERBY — The demolition could take the whole week, but its memories will last forever. Demolition of the 61-year-old fieldhouse at Ryan Field began Monday ...



Construction on new Derby High School athletic complex expected to start in January  New Haven Register

DERBY >> Ground likely won't be broken until January on a major-league facelift slated for the school district's athletic complex. That's according to ...



Ansonia vs. Derby FB being played in Oxford this year  CTPost

ANSONIA — Oct. 19 is the third weekend in the month. In this city of nearly 20,000 it can only mean it's time for the annual Ansonia vs. Derby high school football ...



Bullet found at Derby High School causes lockdown  WFSB

Derby High School was placed in “Code Yellow” lockdown after a bullet was found in the building on Wednesday morning.



Derby public schools add armed guards  WTNH.com

Derby public schools now have an added layer of security.



$2 million donation to cover Derby High School fieldhouse, baseball field  New Haven Register

DERBY >> The Board of Education announced Thursday that a private donor, whose father was a 1915 graduate of Derby High School, is donating $2 million ...



Heres How Every CT High School Ranks By County: U.S. News  Patch.com

Here's How CT High Schools Rank: U.S. News - Across Connecticut, CT - See how your high school compares to others nearby in this new list from U.S. News ...



Derby Police Chief Castigates Ansonia School Official Who Was Subject Of Internal Investigation  Valley Independent Sentinel

DERBY — A member of the Ansonia Board of Education was the subject of a 2016 internal affairs investigation by Derby police after being accused of asking a ...



Battle brewing on Derby water tank, neighbors’ lawyer threatens to sue if approved  CTPost

DERBY — What appeared to be a slam-dunk for the city could become a battle. The proposed million-gallon water storage tank to be built on 2.2 acres near ...



Ground broken for Derby’s Payden Park and Field House  CTPost

DERBY — Derby has a new athletics angel. It was 1999 when Andy Cota said the first discussion about improving the city's sports facilities came up. “All the ...



Martin Pascale named principal at Derby High School  New Haven Register

DERBY >> A familiar face will greet students Wednesday as Derby High School's new principal. Martin Pascale, who's been serving as acting principal since the ...



Former Derby High principal arrested  CT Post

The former principal of Derby High School, who resigned last year citing "personal reasons," was arrested Tuesday in connection with an alleged theft.



Derby water-tank proposal gets key OK  CTPost

DERBY — A controversial, million-gallon water tank that Ansonia and Derby's fire chiefs say is needed has won approval from the Regional Policy Board of the ...



Donor gives Derby High School $2 million for athletics upgrades​  FOX 61

DERBY -- An unexpected $2 million donation is going to allow Derby High School the construct its fields of dreams. A makeover of the football field, outdated ...



Derby High School Principal Gaillard abruptly resigns  New Haven Register

DERBY >> Beloved Derby High School Principal Greg Gaillard has resigned effective immediately, leaving more questions than answers surrounding the ...



Derby considers hiring school resource officer for high school  New Haven Register

DERBY — In light of the latest school shooting in Texas, parent and Board of Education member Janine Netto said Derby cannot afford “not” to have a school ...



St.Mary-St. Michael School Announces Alumni Award Winners  Patch.com

St.Mary-St. Michael School Announces Alumni Award - Shelton-Derby, CT - School alumni will be recognized for their *service* to the school and the community.



Derby High Sports Hall of Fame honors 10 in inaugural class  New Haven Register

According to Mike Cannici, a former student athlete and member of the DHS class of '95, who created the Hall of Fame, the 10 inductees were selected from ...



Derby water tank project hits snag  New Haven Register

DERBY — The Planning and Zoning Commission's recent approval of a million-gallon water storage tank slated for the city's west side is headed to court.



Amity Regional Among CTs Top 20 Public High Schools: New Ranking  Orange, CT Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Orange, CT - Niche.com recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Oxford High Makes Elite List  Oxford, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Oxford, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Oxford High School did.



Derby High School names Rachael Artaiz its new assistant principal  New Haven Register

DERBY >> A familiar face at Derby High School was named the school's assistant principal this week. The Board of Education voted at a meeting Tuesday to ...



Look up how your school performs under Connecticut's annual statewide assessment  Hartford Courant

The Connecticut State Department of Education has released the latest results from the Next Generation Accountability System. See how your school did.



Ansonia-Derby School Regionalization Study Committee begins working  CT Post

DERBY-Officials see it as a way to cut costs, offer more advanced college placement classes and save taxpayers and parents money. But some of the nearly two ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Amity High Makes Elite List  Patch.com

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Bethwood, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Amity High School did.



7 to be honored during Derby’s Athletic Hall of Fame ceremony  New Haven Register

DERBY — Seven of Derby High School's legendary athletes and coaches both on and off the playing field will be honored at a banquet during the Derby Athletic ...



Seymour High Leaders Lock Bathrooms, Direct Parents To Vaping Talk  Valley Independent Sentinel

In the wake of an incident during which students allegedly used a vaping device to smoke marijuana, Seymour school officials have placed severe restrictions ...



Derby school board approves ‘status quo’ 2018-19 budget  New Haven Register

DERBY — The Board of Education has approved an $18.9 million budget for the 2018-19 school year. The board at its meeting last week unanimously voted in ...



A familiar face is the new principal at Derby Middle School  New Haven Register

DERBY — A familiar face will greet students at Derby Middle School when they head back to class later this month. Rachael Caggiano, Derby High School's ...



High Fashion Arrives On Derby's Elizabeth Street  Valley Independent Sentinel

DERBY — Designer jumpsuits made in Paris are shown off on the mannequins inside the window of Likoba boutique at 25 Elizabeth St. It's a new look for ...



Proposed 1M gallon storage tank needed in Derby, city officials say  CTPost

DERBY — It will be some weeks before the city's Representative Policy Board will decide on a proposed million gallon water storage tank that would sit on the ...



Retro Grub & Pub Is Derby's Newest Gathering Spot  Valley Independent Sentinel

Two of Derby's sons opened Retro Grub & Pub, a new restaurant at 87 Elizabeth St., for friends and family to gather for food, drinks and fun. Greg and Gary...



Derby High in line for $3 million athletic facility  CT Post

DERBY — New facilities for track and field, baseball and other Derby High School sports are once again on the fast track. The State Bond Commission is ...



Where Does Newtown High School Rank Among CTs Top Schools?  Newtown, CT Patch

You may be surprised to see how well Newtown did, and what neighboring CT schools rank among the nation's best. By Rich Kirby, Patch Staff. May 1, 2019 ...



U.S. News Best High Schools: Pomperaug High Makes Elite List  Southbury, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Southbury, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Pomeraug High School ...



U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Milford Schools Make Elite List  Milford, CT Patch

Best CT High Schools In America U.S. News - Milford, CT - U.S. News & World Report released its high school rankings. See how Joseph A. Foran and Jonathan ...



CT college faculty vote ‘no confidence’ in leaders, consolidation plan  CTPost

Dismayed by leadership of the Connecticut State Colleges and University system and a plan to consolidate the 12 community colleges, faculty at five community ...



School-By-School Vaccination Rates In CT Released | Across Connecticut, CT  Patch.com

CONNECTICUT — The State Department of Health released a school-by-school list of vaccination rates in Connecticut. The decision comes after a number of ...



Survivor of Derby River Restaurant explosion dies  CTPost

DERBY - Michael Ippolito, who survived the River Restaurant explosion in 1985, died Tuesday at age 63. Ippolito, was the chef/co-owner of the former landmark ...



Derby to honor high school’s girls’ cross country team for first-ever state championship  New Haven Register

DERBY >> To celebrate the first-ever state championship in the history of Derby High School's girls' cross-country, a banquet to honor the team's inaugural feat ...



Paid family leave plan sparks new debate in Congress  CTPost

WASHINGTON — The partisan divide in Congress over paid family leave was in sharp focus at a House Ways and Means Committee hearing Wednesday ...



Many Derby residents oppose proposed dormitory for foreign high school students  New Haven Register

DERBY — Scores of residents told the Planning and Zoning Commission this week they're unwilling to lay out the welcome mat for a dormitory to house foreign ...



Larceny charged dismissed against former Derby HS principal  CT Post

DERBY — Former High School Principal Greg Gaillard left Superior Court Monday morning a free man with no criminal record and no requirement to perform ...



CIAC: Student Athletes Recognized  FOX61 Hartford

The CIAC and its membership launched a new sportsmanship initiative for its member schools entitled “Class Act Schools.” The new initiative is designed to ...



Darien Named CTs 3rd Best Public High School: New Ranking  Darien, IL Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Darien, CT - Niche.com recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



Baseball field at Bradley School in Derby to get facelift  New Haven Register

DERBY — The baseball field at Bradley School has scored a major league improvement. That's thanks to The Boys of Summer, a competitive baseball program ...



Demolition of old fieldhouse at Ryan Field in Derby begins Monday  New Haven Register

DERBY — Demolition of the old fieldhouse at Ryan Field is slated to begin begin this morning to make way for a brand new, state-of-the-art fieldhouse, ...



Former Derby River Restaurant Co-Owner/Chef Passes Away  Shelton, CT Patch

Former Derby River Restaurant Owner/Chef Passes - Shelton-Derby, CT - Michael Ippolito was the chef and co-owner of the River Restaurant in Derby. He was ...



Derby Athletic Field Project Unearths Dirty Dirt  Valley Independent Sentinel

DERBY — About 4300 cubic yards of contaminated soil was discovered after construction began earlier this year on new athletic fields in Derby. About 1800 ...



Derby school board changes nepotism rules  CT Post

DERBY — The Board of Education Thursday adopted revisions to its nepotism policy that some say erode ethical standards. Others contend the revisions allow ...



Derby High School track and field raising money to attend nationals  New Haven Register

The Derby High School track and field team has started a GoFundMe page in order to raise money for the student-athletes to participate in the New Balance ...



Amid questions, Derby seeks new administrators  CT Post

DERBY -- A handwritten threat and a locked-down school began a series of events last month that led the Board of Education to accept resignations from three ...



Like father like son Lt. Andy Cota named Ansonia’s interim police chief  CTPost

ANSONIA — It could become a like father, like son story. So far Lt. Andrew Cota, III appears to be following in his father's footsteps. Cota, a 27-year veteran of the ...



Derby mourns passing of its Italian sister city mayor  CTPost

DERBY-For 16 years Derby had a sister city connection with Italy. Now both are mourning a loss. Tonino Bartone,the 63-year-old longtime mayor of Puglianello ...



Music teacher Maureen Zahara named Derby Teacher of the Year  New Haven Register

DERBY — For Bradley School teacher Maureen Zahara, being named Teacher of the Year for 2019 truly is music to her ears. That's because Zahara teaches all ...



Derby, Shelton HS graduations to take place in Ansonia  CTPost

It seems the Shelton High School graduating class is making news in their final days. In 2011, James Tate attracted worldwide attention — which helped keep ...



Arts & entertainment events in Ct. for the week of May 5-11, 2019  New Haven Register

Clinton: Creative Writing Group monthly meeting, casual gathering to read, listen to and discuss original writings, first Monday of the month, next meeting May 6, ...



Derby High School class of 2015 told to embrace origins, serve community  New Haven Register

DERBY >> Whether they become doctors, teachers or lawyers, the state's top education official told the 83 graduates of Derby High School's class of 2015 ...



Civil War monument shines in Derby once more  CTPost

DERBY — The memories flowed back Tuesday evening. Jack Walsh remembered walking to the monument with his Derby High School freshman class for a ...



See how the state graded your school and district  The CT Mirror

The state released grades for each school and district on Friday – and most saw a decrease. Standardized test scores, once the lone measure for grading ...



Dugatto and Dziekan debate for Derby mayor  CTPost

DERBY — They traded barbs, they defended their positions, and they discussed their visions for the future. And as expected the proposed conversion of ...



Lifetouch building envisioned as gateway to a new Derby  CT Post

DERBY — It may be years away and would require several state approvals. But a local developer believes the former Lifetouch National School Studios at 90 ...



Obituary: Carmen J. Gallo, 90, of Naugatuck  Naugatuck, CT Patch

Obituary: Carmen J. Gallo, 90, of Naugatuck - Naugatuck, CT - He was a tireless volunteer at Peter J. Foley Little League and was responsible for obtaining the ...



See Where Staples High School Ranks Among States Best: 2019 List  Westport, CT Patch

CT's Best High Schools: U.S. News & World Report - Westport, CT - U.S. News & World Report recently ranked the best high schools in the nation and CT For ...



Jake ‘Body by Jake’ Steinfeld cuts ribbon on Derby school fitness center  New Haven Register

DERBY >> Renowned fitness guru Jake “Body by Jake” Steinfeld paid a visit to students Wednesday, unveiling a $100000 state-of-the-art fitness center ...



Big Y appears headed to Derby  CTPost

DERBY — City residents along New Haven Avenue might get their wish. Big Y World Class Market appears headed to the former Walmart Plaza, based on ...



Longtime member of force sworn in as Ansonia’s interim police chief  New Haven Register

ANSONIA — For the Cota family, police work runs deep in their “blue” blood. And police Lt. Andrew Cota III, whose father, Andrew Cota Jr., served the Derby ...



Ansonia Middle School’s dean of student affairs takes job at Derby Middle School  New Haven Register

DERBY >> The Board of Education hired a dean of students for Derby Middle School this week, completing its mission to put a strong, new administrative team ...



Silver Sluggers—A homerun for baseball buffs  CT Post

DERBY-It's opening day. And a standing room only crowd is waiting for baseball. But this isn't Yankee Stadium, Citi Field or even Hartford's Dunkin' Donuts Park.



Derby PZC OKs dorm plan for Marshall Lane Manor site  New Haven Register

DERBY — A residential dormitory to house international high school students in the former Marshall Lane Manor nursing home got the green light from the ...



Elementary School Educator Karen Marrone Named Derbys 2017 Teacher of the Year  Patch.com

The following announcement is from the Derby School District: Derby, CT - Bradley School is very proud to announce that Karen Marrone is the 2017 Derby ...



Derby and Shelton meet for the 100th time, or do they?  Ct Post

"There's always been confusion over this," said Jack Walsh, president and chief operating officer of the Valley United Way and a self-educated historian of the ...



Greenwich boys basketball season starts season with new coach  Greenwich Time

It usually takes a new coach some time to adjust to a team, but Christopher Lovermi has a considerable head start. Lovermi is beginning his first season as ...



Philanthropist Donates $2 Million for New Sports Complex in Derby  Patch.com

Donor Gives $2M for New Derby Sports Facility - Shelton-Derby, CT - Joan Payden, founder, president, and CEO of an investment firm, made the donation to the ...



Derby teens pitch in to help hurricane victims  New Haven Register

DERBY — After watching the devastating images of the recent hurricanes that wreaked havoc on millions of people down south, Derby High School student ...



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