Monthly Archives: October 2013

Outstanding taxes standing in restaurant’s way

NAUGATUCK — A borough man and onetime regular at Carrie Welton’s, the bar and restaurant that closed in May amid bankruptcy proceedings, wants to reopen the Church Street space as…

Obituary: Sandra (Witherwax) Douglas

NAUGATUCK — Mrs. Sandra (Witherwax) Douglas, 77, of Naugatuck, passed away Thursday morning Oct. 31, 2013 at the Waterbury Hospital. She was the wife of the late Kenneth G. Douglas….

Obituary: Aurelija R. (Velicka) Berry

CHESHIRE — Mrs. Aurelija R. (Velicka) Berry, 72, of Cheshire, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday October 29, 2013 surrounded by her loving family. She was the…

Letter: Candidate responds to letter

To the editor, I am responding to a letter published last week with Frank Semplenski’s name attached. I’ve personally known Frank for the past 20 years, and to see him…

NVL tourney title roundup

The Naugatuck boys soccer and Woodland volleyball teams won their respective Naugatuck Valley League tournament titles Wednesday night. Adam Branco scored two goals, one in each half, to lead the…

Obituary: Anna Lypen

ANSONIA — Anna Lypen, 90, of Ansonia, died peacefully on Oct. 29, 2013, at the Birmingham Health Care Center, Derby. Born in Poland on July 16, 1923, she was the…

Obituary: Brandon J. Genovese

NAUGATUCK — Mr. Brandon J. Genovese, 29, of Waterbury and a former Naugatuck resident passed away unexpectedly from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident Friday evening Oct. 25, 2012…

Borough police to close part of road Halloween night

NAUGATUCK — Millville Avenue in the area of Walnut and Quinn streets will be closed to traffic today between 6:30 and 10:30 p.m., according to the Naugatuck Police Department. The…

Important

Beacon Falls candidates behind on taxes

BEACON FALLS — Three of 27 candidates running for office next week hadn’t paid their tax bills as of Wednesday afternoon, with some owing taxes dating back to 2003, town…

Important

Erickson to receive Paul Harris Award

NAUGATUCK — For Larry Erickson giving back to the community is, in part, a reaction to feeling so welcomed by the community. “People have been good to me. You give…