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Naugatuck police blotter

The Naugatuck Police Department reported the following arrests: PHYLLIS VAN WORMER, 67, of 393 Heritage Village, Southbury, was charged Aug. 25 with issuing a bad check and sixth degree larceny….


Borough man charged with sexual assault

NAUGATUCK — A 31-year-old borough man was charged Sunday with sexual assault after a female juvenile claimed the man inappropriately touched her, police said. Police responded to a sexual assault…


Volunteers wanted to clean river

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck United Methodist Church is sponsoring a cleanup of the Naugatuck River. Volunteers are wanted to help in the effort. The cleanup, which will be led by…


Obituary: Marie (McSherry) Lowe

NAUGATUCK — Marie “Sis” (McSherry) Lowe, 92, of Naugatuck, the widow of Edward C. Lowe, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Lowe…


Obituary: John Russell Haigh

NAUGATUCK — John Russell “Jack” Haigh, 93, of Naugatuck, passed away Thursday morning, Aug. 28, 2014 at the Waterbury Hospital. He was the husband of Frances (Whan) Haigh. Jack was…


NHS opens with half day

NAUGATUCK — The first day of school for Naugatuck High School students will be an early dismissal day. The first day for Naugatuck schools is Wednesday. Naugatuck High students will…


Service notice: Walter A. Mis

BEACON FALLS — A Mass of Christian Burial for Walter A. Mis, who passed away on Aug. 6, 2014, will be celebrated on a Saturday, Sept. 6 at 11 a.m….


Choir to begin rehearsing

NAUGATUCK — Rehearsals starts Sept. 8 for the Naugatuck Community Choir’s annual Winter Concert. Rehearsals are Mondays at Naugatuck High School, 543 Rubber Ave., at 7 p.m. Anyone who enjoys…


Treasured Time grants wish

NAUGATUCK — A Naugatuck woman will be going on a long-awaited vacation thanks to the help of an area nonprofit organization. Stacey Aresta, 42, was diagnosed with stage four metastatic…


Changes to greet NHS students

NAUGATUCK — Changes await Naugatuck High School students when they head back to school Wednesday. The majority of the changes come as part of the $81 million high school renovation…