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Take a stroll along the Derby Riverwalk

Take a stroll along the Derby Riverwalk

| August 2, 2012 | 2 Comments

The Derby Riverwalk, officially called the “Greenway” by the City of Derby, was opened in 2006 along the banks of the Housatonic and Naugatuck Rivers. The 1.7 miles of paths were build on the tops of flood walls on the sides of the rivers. Derby is situated right where the two rivers meet, which allows for such a great park to exist.

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Sen. Blumenthal joins National Pesticide Forum at Yale

Sen. Blumenthal joins National Pesticide Forum at Yale

| March 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

With Members of Congress attempting to gut the Clean Water Act and legislators trying to repeal Connecticut’s historic pesticide ban on school grounds, environmentalists are joining with researchers, authors, beekeepers, organic business leaders, elected officials, and others to discuss strategies for protecting health and the environment.

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86th Annual Scout Gang Show This Weekend

86th Annual Scout Gang Show This Weekend

The more than 100 members of Cub Pack 3, Boy Scout Troop 3 and Venture Crew 33 will present their 86th Annual Scout Gang Show on May 7 & 8 at the Derby United Methodist Church.

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Photos of yesterday’s snowstorm: Share your own!

Photos of yesterday’s snowstorm: Share your own!

| February 17, 2010 | 0 Comments

Photos of the February 16th, 2010 snowstorm in Connecticut, taken from towns around the state.

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Derby churches by lantern

Derby churches by lantern

| November 19, 2009 | 0 Comments

The Derby Historical Society will conduct its “Churches by Lantern” program on Friday, November 27.

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Griffin Hospital to offer program on coping with grief during the Holiday

Griffin Hospital to offer program on coping with grief during the Holiday

| November 10, 2009 | 0 Comments

Griffin Hospital’s Bereavement Program is sponsoring a two-part session on “Coping With Grief During the Holidays” on November 17 and December 10. Both sessions will be held from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm at Griffin Hospital.

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Beatles fan & expert to give free presentation in Derby

Beatles fan & expert to give free presentation in Derby

| October 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

Charles F. Roseney offers a free presentation on his exeriences producing Beatles conventions, tours, and meeting 3 of the Beatles on Tuesday, November 10 at 6:30pm at the Derby Public Library (Harcourt Wood Memorial Library), 313 Elizabeth Street in Derby, CT.

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Living well with Diabetes

Living well with Diabetes

| October 25, 2009 | 0 Comments

November is National Diabetes Month and the Griffin Hospital Community Outreach and Parish Nurse Department is joining a national movement to stop diabetes.

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Derby moves closer to completing a new water front park

Derby moves closer to completing a new water front park

| October 9, 2009 | 0 Comments

Derby, CT moves closer to completing a new water front park on O’Sullivan’s island near the Derby Greenway.

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Richard Felix of the UK’s ‘Most Haunted’ coming to Connecticut

Richard Felix of the UK’s ‘Most Haunted’ coming to Connecticut

| August 20, 2009 | 0 Comments

Richard Felix of the UK’s ‘Most Haunted’ and one of the most respected paranormal investigators in Europe today, will be making a rare appearance in Connecticut this September.

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