The Valley Gazette covers the communities of Ansonia, Derby and Seymour, Connecticut. Bound by history and geography, the three municipalities occupy the lower Naugatuck River Valley and are connected by the Naugatuck River and Route 8.
The Gazette is part of Hersam Acorn Newspapers, a traditional and new media firm, which includes printing facilities and local papers, specialty publications and websites in more than 20 communities in southwestern Connecticut, Lewisboro, N.Y., and Vermont. This gives our readers easy access to regional news and events as well as exposure to advertisers from across the region.
The Valley Gazette newsroom is located at 1000 Bridgeport Avenue, Shelton, CT 06484. It can be reached at 203-926-2080.
Donald Eng, Editor
Donald Eng is the Editor of the Valley Gazette. He has been working in community newspapers since 1995 and was previously editor of the Hersam Acorn newspapers the Trumbull Times, Easton Courier, Hamden Journal, Amity Observer and the Stratford Star. Before that he was a staff writer for the Huntington Herald and the Bridgeport News. Use the form below to contact Don.
Mike Suppe, Sports Editor
Michael Suppe became an editor at Hersam Acorn in 2006. He covers sports in the towns of Ansonia, Derby, Fairfield, Milford, Monroe, Seymour, Shelton, Stratford and Trumbull. He has a bachelor’s degree in journalism and political science from the University of Connecticut. Use the form below to contact Mike.