City Council member Mark Staats, third from left, was recognized with a photo collage gift at the Dec. 10 meeting for his years of service to the council and the city by Mayor Randy White.

Barney Tull, left, David Peebler, and Bill Fales, far right, received the 2020 Mayor’s Award of excellence from Mayor Randy White.

Ken Lyerla, owner of Ken’s Printing and Copying, was selected as the recipient of the 2019 Generosity Award. He was honored at the Derby Community Foundation Christmas party on Thursday, Dec. 12.

More American children are competing in sports than ever before. Sports help children and adolescents keep their bodies fit and feel good about themselves. However, there are some important injury prevention tips that can help parents promote a safe, optimal sports experience for their child.

Do you struggle to get to sleep no matter how tired you are? Or do you wake up in the middle of the night and lie awake for hours, anxiously watching the clock?


With success comes change. With change comes new opportunities. Derby’s only clinic in the community devoted to pediatric care has made its mark and is ready for a change that will make them even better for those they serve.


Advanced Physical Therapy is an independently owned outpatient clinic that offers physical and occupational therapy services.

After consulting with medical professionals, we came up with a list of 10 heart healthy foods that can add to maintaining a healthy heart. Plus, some other suggestions that are valuable, too.

Alex Slivka spent 34 years as one of the only masters of watch and clock repair in his native Kazakhstan, a central Asian country and former Soviet republic.

It was a long journey to get to the point of becoming a U.S. citizen, but Cristina Ortiz made that goal.