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Naugatuck news


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…


Service lands Burns in Hall of Fame

NAUGATUCK — Two months after turning 18 years old in 1944, Robert Burns enlisted in the U.S. Navy. “I joined the Navy because we were at war and that was…


Scheithes to receive Citizenship Award

NAUGATUCK — The borough is honoring a couple who has given back to the youth of Naugatuck for more than three decades. Lifelong borough residents Fred and Jeanne Scheithe are…


Bridge slated to be closed this weekend

NAUGATUCK — The Route 68 bridge is scheduled to be closed this weekend, police announced. The bridge, which connects Bridge Street to Prospect Street, is undergoing a significant rehabilitation project….


Towns to kick off the holiday season

The towns of Prospect, Beacon Falls, and Naugatuck are planning to ring in the holiday season this weekend. Beacon Hose Company No. 1 will get Beacon Falls in the holiday…


Borough may use aerial images to help with assessments

NAUGATUCK — The borough may employ a new way of viewing taxable properties — from the sky. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses is considering hiring Pictometry, a Henrietta, N.Y.-based…


Borough accepting letters to Santa

NAUGATUCK — The Park and Recreation Department is accepting letters to Santa Claus through Dec. 19. Letters can be dropped off in the mailbox in the entrance of the department…


Firefighters, park department collecting toys

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Firefighters Union Local 1219 and the Park and Recreation Department are collecting toys to help children in the borough have a merrier Christmas. Donations of new, unwrapped…


Festival to light the night

NAUGATUCK — The borough will ring in the holiday season with a downtown festival. Naugatuck is hosting the first Light the Night Festival on Saturday from 4 to 10 p.m….


Borough man sentenced for defrauding investors

NAUGATUCK — A 37-year-old borough man was sentenced to a year in prison on Tuesday in connection with a scheme to defraud investors of more than $120,000. Christopher Scull pleaded…