The Derby Selectboard decided to have an attorney check over a proposed offer from Green Lantern Group of Waterbury to enter into a 20-year agreement to buy net metering credits that would help the town save money on its electric bill.
There was an upset during this year’s Town Meeting in Westfield. Incumbent Selectman Richard Degre faced off with Anne Lazor. The first vote count showed a 27 to 27 tie and the second count had Lazor walking away with 28 votes and Degre with 25.
To make canine rescue shelters work takes volunteers, including the millions of people who adopt dogs. Sean and Bettye Bryars of Derby are among the many of volunteers who take in dogs, and have done so for many years.
The Newport City council has scheduled a special meeting for Monday at 6:30pm. Aldermen John Vincent and Denis Chenette along with Mayor Paul Monette will discuss the next step to take to replace Steven Vincent and Neil Morrissette who resigned from the council on Tuesday evening.