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Obituary: Edward M. Dubinsky

WATERBURY — Edward M. Dubinsky, 71, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016 at his home. Mr. Dubinsky was born in Waterbury, on Nov. 12, 1945, son of the late…

NEDC board chooses Zandvliet as chairman

NAUGATUCK — A longtime member of the Naugatuck Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors is taking the reins. Rebecca Zandvliet was elected chairman of the NEDC board on Nov. 28….

Ceremony celebrates Woodland history, community

PROSPECT — A lot can happen in 16 years — two state football titles, one Connecticut teacher of the year, 14 graduating classes, an endearing tradition of the spirit shovel…

Accident closes part of Route 69

PROSPECT — Route 69 was closed between Route 68 and Center Street Tuesday afternoon after a flatbed tractor-trailer struck a utility pole. At about 1:30 p.m., the truck was heading…

Obituary: Bettiedean Beatrice (Michaels) (Blasl) Stone

MADISON, Maine — Bettiedean Beatrice (Michaels) (Blasl) Stone, 60, of Madison, Maine passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at her home. She was the wife of the late…

Lone suspect robs Subway

NAUGATUCK — The Subway restaurant on Old Waterbury Road, also known as South Main Street, was robbed Monday night. The sandwich shop was robbed at about 6 p.m. by a…

Obituary: Lillian McLaughlin Dirzius

SEYMOUR — Lillian McLaughlin Dirzius, 87, of Seymour, the beloved wife of 60 years of the late Frank Joseph Dirzius, Sr., peacefully entered into eternal rest on Monday, Dec. 5,…

Obituary: Paul R. Karl Jr.

NEW HAVEN — Paul R. Karl, Jr., 49, of Beacon Falls, beloved husband of Renee (Raino) Karl, entered peaceful rest on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 in Yale New Haven Hospital….

Obituary: John Joseph McGee Sr.

NAUGATUCK — John Joseph McGee, Sr., 87, the husband of the late Clara M. McGee, and husband of Barbara J. McGee, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 in the…

DPW reminds residents of mailbox policy

NAUGATUCK — The Department of Public Works issued a reminder to residents of its policy regarding mailboxes damaged during snow removal. Under the policy, the borough will not repair mailboxes…