Category Archives: News


Obituary: Joseph J. Mambrino

NAUGATUCK — Joseph J. Mambrino, 91, husband of the late Doris (Halloran) Mambrino, passed away peacefully Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015 at Glendale Center surrounded by his loving family. Joe was…


NHS to dismiss early for 3 days

NAUGATUCK — The ongoing construction project at Naugatuck High School will cause school to have early dismissal for three days this week. School starts on Wednesday in Naugatuck, and all…


Obituary: Antonio J. Lucas

WATERBURY — Antonio J. Lucas, 88, husband of Joaquina (Moura) Lucas passed away on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015 at his home peacefully surrounded by his family. Mr. Lucas was born…


Library receives programming grant

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Library has received a $5,241 Library Services and Technology Act grant to provide aging and lifelong learning programs. A press release issued by the…


Obituary: Susan Jean (DiClementi) Samuelman

OXFORD — Susan Jean (DiClementi) Samuelman, 56, of Oxford, died on Aug. 27, 2015 surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her husband, David Samuelman; her daughter, Sara…


5K to raise funds for Naugatuck man

WATERBURY — The 10th annual Bob Veillette 5K Road Race and Walk is Sept. 12 at Library Park at Grand and Meadow streets. The event, which includes a 5K running…


Feast serves up Portuguese culture

NAUGATUCK — Eels, cavacas and a 5K race? It must be time for the annual Sao Paio Festival. The Naugatuck Portuguese Club will host its 65th Annual Feast of Sao…


Slideshow: All Arts Festival

The Naugatuck Arts Commission hosted the annual All Arts Festival Aug. 22 on the Green. –PHOTOS BY LUKE MARSHALL


BOE puts uniform issue to bed

REGION 16 — Region 16 students won’t be wearing uniforms to school any time soon. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, took…