Monthly Archives: January 2012

Court ruling acquits Naugatuck man of sexual assault

WATERBURY — A Naugatuck man was acquitted of sexual assault charges Monday in Waterbury Superior Court. Joseph Fields, Jr., 24, faced more than 10 felonies, including first-degree sexual assault in…

Obituary: Patrick M. Chianese

PROSPECT — Patrick M. Chianese, 94, passed away Sunday, Jan.29, 2012. Mr. Chianese was born on May 7, 1917 in Waterbury a son of the late Antonio Chianese and Rose…

Obituary: Earl J. Wilcoxson

WATERBURY — Mr. Earl J. Wilcoxson, 90, of Waterbury, passed away Sunday, Jan. 29, 2012 at his home. He was the husband of the late Harriet Anne (Owins) Wilcoxson. Mr….

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Greene, DECD to host small business workshop

HARTFORD — State Rep. Len Greene (R-105) is teaming up with the Department of Economic and Community Development to host a small business workshop on new programs put in place…

Behling joins Naugatuck Savings Bank

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Savings Bank has hired Lisa Behling as the branch manager of its Southbury and Woodbury offices. In this role, Behling will support and develop the staff to…

Obituary: Richard Griffin

WOLCOTT — Mr. Richard “Red” Griffin, 71, of Wolcott, formerly of Prospect, died Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012 at Waterbury Hospital, surrounded by his loving family after courageously battling cancer. He…

Obituary: Frank Robert Benson

BEACON FALLS — Frank Robert Benson, 88, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012. He was the widower of Sarah (Watters) Benson. Mr. Benson was born…

Borough accepting applications for elderly programs

NAUGATUCK — The Assessor’s Office will be accepting applications for Elderly Homeowners Program.  The filing period begins Feb. 1 and runs through May 15. To qualify, the applicant or spouse…

Naugatuck Savings Bank promotes Wheelahan

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Savings Bank has promoted Deborah Wheelahan to executive vice president and chief operating officer. “Deborah’s vast wealth of knowledge and experience has enabled her to make significant…

Naugatuck holding kindergarten registration

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck parents can register their child for kindergarten in February. To be eligible for kindergarten for the 2012-13 school year, a child must turn 5 years old before…