Monthly Archives: September 2010

Naugatuck senior quarterback Erich Broadrick anchored the Hounds' offense to another explosive performance, throwing two touchdowns and rushing for another in Naugy's 43-21 victory over Torrington.

Hounds showcase offense again, beat Raiders

TORRINGTON – These guys mean business. The Naugatuck Greyhounds answered critics skeptical of their opening-week blowout of Seymour by taking a long ride to Copper Division rival Torrington and smoking…

From left, Rep. David Labriola (R-Naugatuck), Joseph Crisco (D-Woodbridge) and Naugatuck Deputy Mayor Tamath Rossi at Tuesday's candidates' forum sponsored by the Naugatuck Taxpayers in Revolt.

17th district candidates spar over issues

NAUGATUCK — The only thing remotely close between 17th-district opponents Joseph Crisco and Tamath Rossi at Tuesday night’s Candidates’ Forum were the chairs they were sitting in. Crisco, the incumbent…

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Rossi opens Naugatuck headquarters

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck’s deputy mayor and state senate hopeful Tamath Rossi hosted the grand opening of a campaign headquarters in the borough last week. Rossi, the Republican candidate opposing incumbent…

Mezzo looks to alter pension plans

NAUGATUCK — New municipal employees will probably not receive the same sweet pension deals their predecessors enjoyed for decades. A priority for Mayor Robert A. Mezzo is to bring municipal…

Board calls for demolition at Wolfe Ave.

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission last week drove the final nail into the coffin of the historic home that sits on a town-owned plot on Wolfe Avenue….

Park Pals member Joe Pepitone created this sign, which is displayed outside the Beacon Falls pharmacy and tracks the organization's progress toward its $8,000 fundraising goal.

Park Pals hope to bring back fireworks

BEACON FALLS — To keep the sky full of colors, Beacon Falls residents will have to focus on one color: green. During efforts to trim the 2010-11 budget, the town…

Muad Hrezi finished first in 17:33 at the challenging NHS cross country course.

Hrezi leads NHS runners to victory

NAUGATUCK — What goes up must come down. That was the basis of the thoughts running through Naugatuck runner Muad Hrezi’s mind as he tirelessly climbed hill after hill Tuesday….

Tiago Martins (No .7) battles for a header as Nolan Kinne (No. 10) and Ruben Ferreira (No. 17) look on.

Hounds get past Sacred Heart, 3-1

WATERBURY — It wasn’t pretty, but the Hounds will take it. The Naugatuck boys’ soccer team needed a go-ahead goal by freshman Adam Branco in the 77th minute, and senior…


Dumond nets four as WRHS girls roll

DERBY — The Woodland girls’ soccer team traveled to Derby Monday and rolled over the Red Raiders in a lopsided affair. The Hawks netted six goals in the opening 20…

Stephanie Santos winds up and lets loose a shot.

Sambrook’s hat trick propels Hounds

The Naugatuck girls soccer team is off to a fast start, earning a 3-0 record one week into its NVL title defense. The Greyhounds opened the season with a 4-1…