Monthly Archives: June 2012

Summer sports camps

Baseball camp for future Greyhounds NAUGATUCK — The Future Greyhounds Baseball Camp will be held July 16 through July 20, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Naugatuck High School….



Chase Collegiate School WATERBURY — Victor Queiroz of Naugatuck graduated from Chase Collegiate School June 8. Queiroz is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Spino of Naugatuck and recipient…

Kelley Santopietro

Santopietro joins VNA HealthCare

HARTFORD — Naugatuck resident Kelley Santopietro joined home care agency VNA HealthCare, a Hartford HealthCare partner, as a provider relations liaison. “We are excited to have Kelley join VNA HealthCare….

Local students earn college book award

COLCHESTER, Vt. — Naugatuck High School students Sarah Chandler and Ajay Guntupalli and Woodland Regional High School students Patrick Dietz and Sarah Parker were recently awarded the 2012 Saint Michael’s…


Letter: Beacon Falls is the best little town

To the editor, Every year, Smithsonian magazine designates “the 20 best small towns in America.” Problem is, they’ve overlooked one this year: Beacon Falls, Conn. We know this for a…

Obituary: Mary (Santonato) Montini

NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Mary (Santonato) Montini, 82, of Naugatuck, died Thursday, June 28, 2012 at her home. She was the widow of Godfrey Montini. Mrs. Montini was born in Patrica,…

Naugatuck High School Principal Janice Saam recently concluded her first year in the position. –FILE PHOTO

Leading the pack

Saam reflects on first year as NHS principal NAUGATUCK — As the school year came to a close and the senior class graduated, another milestone was reached — Janice Saam…

The Region 16 Board of Education has reinstated the kindergarten readiness program at Algonquin School in Prospect and Laurel Ledge School in Beacon Falls for the coming school year. –FILE PHOTO

School board reinstates readiness program

PROSPECT — After listening to the concerns of parents, the Region 16 Board of Education restored the kindergarten readiness program for the coming school year. The board unanimously voted to…

Marylou Cunningham

Nutmeg Financial promotes Cunningham

NAUGATUCK — Nutmeg Financial, MHC has promoted Marylou Cunningham to marketing officer. “Marylou brings a wealth of marketing knowledge to our organization due to her diverse marketing background,” said Craig…

The Woodland boys soccer team celebrated their first Naugatuck Valley League championship Nov. 8. –FILE PHOTO

Best of 2011-12 high school sports: Top 10 games

Now that school is finally done around these parts, it’s time for us to start looking back at the academic (by that we mean athletic) year that was. In the…