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Police investigating break-in at doctor’s office  

PROSPECT — Police are investigating a possible burglary at an optometrists’ office on Waterbury Road. Police reported a back door at the office of Dr. Deluca, Dr. Marciano and Associates…

Obituary: Michael J. Patrick Jr.

BEACON FALLS — Michael J. Patrick, Jr., 70 of Beacon Falls, beloved husband of Kathleen (Fitzpatrick) Patrick, entered peaceful rest surrounded by family on Sunday, July 15, 2018 in Waterbury…

Hazardous waste, paint to be collected

Beacon Falls and Naugatuck residents can dispose of household hazardous waste and paint on Saturday. A Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day will run from 8 a.m. to 2…

Obituary: Hazel C. De Angelis

SEYMOUR — Hazel C. De Angelis, 85, of Seymour, the beloved wife of the late Robert J. De Angelis, entered into eternal rest peacefully on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at…

Borough, city to share grant for fire equipment

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck and Waterbury will share a $295,264 federal firefighting grant announced last week, using the money for equipment and training. Under the jointly prepared grant application, the two…

Lanxess not leaving Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — German chemical company Lanxess says it plans on remaining in its facility at the old Uniroyal site for the long haul. The Nudenberg-Wheeler Technical Center, comprised of two…

New scoreboard coming to Veterans Field

NAUGATUCK — The scoreboard at Naugatuck High School’s Veterans Field will be replaced with the help of a local bank. The new scoreboard will cost $22,000, Naugatuck High School Director…

NHS to destroy academic folders

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School officials announced the academic folders of members of the Class of 2011 will be destroyed. The school will maintain the permanent record card of graduates…

Grant to aid port project

NAUGATUCK — A state grant will help the borough make the proposed Port of Naugatuck a reality. The state Department of Economic and Community Development last month gave out $1…

Culture shift inspires entrepreneur

NAUGATUCK — Adam Lopez always knew that he wanted to own his own business. “It was always something where I wanted my own hours. I wanted to be my own…