Monthly Archives: April 2013

Obituary: Aleine L. McCasland

NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Aleine L. McCasland, 74, of Naugatuck, died Monday April 29, 2013 at Waterbury Hospital. Mrs. McCasland was born in New Haven on April 28, 1939 a daughter…

Naugatuck police blotter: breach of peace

The Naugatuck Police Department reported the following arrests: RYAN SHEEKY, 29, of 18 Canna Drive, East Haven, was charged April 27 with breach of peace. Police reported on April 27…

Obituary: Louis A. Moniz

NAUGATUCK — Mr. Louis A. Moniz, 91, of Naugatuck, passed away early Monday morning April 29, 2013 at the Vitas Hospice unit at St. Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury. He was the…

Important

Voters reject proposed Prospect budget

PROSPECT — Residents rejected the proposed 2013-14 town budget during a referendum vote on Monday. The $7.4 million budget proposal was defeated with 501 votes cast against it and 435…

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Eastern Co. to continue investment despite loss

NAUGATUCK — The Eastern Co. said last week it will continue investing in infrastructure improvements and developing new products despite reporting a 50 percent reduction in first-quarter profits. The Naugatuck-based…

Water Company begins flushing mains

The Connecticut Water Company will flush its water mains in Beacon Falls, Naugatuck, Prospect, Middlebury, Plymouth, Thomaston and Waterbury beginning today and continuing through May 24. The flushing runs from…

Borough hosting skills competition

NAUGATUCK — The Parks and Recreation Commission is hosting the local Aquafina Pitch, Hit and Run competition May 5. The competition is the official youth skills competition of Major League…

Important

Book helps children cope with grandpa’s death

PROSPECT — At a distance, stone bleeds into stone. The graveyard homages prove so subtle, they are barely perceptible to most eyes. Venture closer among the graves at most Jewish…

Street sweeping to continue in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — Street sweeping will continue this week, according to the public works department. Crews will be sweeping in these areas: Briarwood Road, Ash Road, Round Hill Road, Millville Avenue,…

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Road maintenance falls behind in borough

NAUGATUCK — James Stewart, director of public works, had some unwelcome — if unsurprising — news last week for the Board of Finance. “Our roads are starting to really fall…