Monthly Archives: September 2013

Crisco lauds new laws

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Crisco, Jr. (D-17) praised a handful of laws that will become effective Oct. 1 for their potential to improve safety on Connecticut’s roads and for…

Naugatuck police blotter: breach of peace

The Naugatuck Police Department reported the following arrests: GABRIEL RODRIGUEZ, 27, of 76 Essex St., Chelsea, Mass., was charged Sept. 26 with breach of peace. Police reported on Sept. 26…

Obituary: Margaret M. Nai

NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Margaret M. Nai, 87 of Naugatuck, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013 at St. Mary’s Hospital with her daughter Jeanne by her side. Margaret was…

Obituary: Christopher Merolli

WATERBURY — Christopher Merolli, 46, of Waterbury, passed away after an extended illness on Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013 at Smilow Cancer Center at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Chris was born in…

Important

Officer fighting to return to beat

NAUGATUCK — When Officer Danielle Parady of the Naugatuck Police Department returned to work, 18 months after she was told she had four months to live, loved ones and co-workers…

Important

New class set for induction

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Hall of Fame will induct its 42nd class during a ceremony Oct. 19 at the Continental Room in Naugatuck. The ceremony begins at 7 p.m. and…

Fire department earns Life Safety Achievement Award

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Fire Department was recently presented with a Life Safety Achievement Award for its fire prevention accomplishments in 2012 by the National Association of State Fire Marshals…

Pumpkin Patch to return in Prospect

PROSPECT — St. Anthony Church will once again be transformed into a Pumpkin Patch during the last three weeks of October. The Pumpkin Patch is scheduled to open on Oct….

Letter: Olbrys is a very deserving candidate

To the editor, For the last two years, I have had the privilege of knowing Alex Olbrys as a fellow work associate, schoolmate, and mostly importantly as a friend. As…

Letter: VNA director discusses future of organization

To the editor, The staff of the Naugatuck VNA has been asked many questions about the future of the Naugatuck VNA by patients and the public. Recent newspaper articles make…