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Senior citizens face losing coverage

While the state considers what to do about planned eligibility reductions to the Medicare Savings Program, local low-income seniors are preparing to tighten their purse strings. The state budget passed…

Naugatuck police looking for hit-and-run driver

NAUGATUCK — Police are searching for the owner of a red Subaru wagon involved in a hit-and-run accident Tuesday. The Subaru, which is possibly an Impreza, sideswiped another car in…

Suspected dealer charged in connection with man’s overdose

NAUGATUCK — Police charged an Ansonia man with supplying the crack cocaine a Naugatuck man used before overdosing and dying late last year. Rodney Coriano, 29, of 218 North State…

Fire has silver lining

Insurance payout to help with renovations to Tuttle house NAUGATUCK — Six months after a fire burned a hole in the roof of the Tuttle house, the borough received some…

Police seek help to ID suspects using counterfeit money

NAUGATUCK — Police are seeking the public’s help to identify two men whom they say used counterfeit $100 bills to purchase two bottles of liquor from Fine Wine and Liquor…

Public works reminds residents of mailbox policy

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

Inspections detail corrosion of sprinkler pipes

REGION 16 — An inspection of the pipes for the sprinkler system at Woodland Regional High School found 110 locations that are corroded and need to be fixed. Director of…

Jury awards $15.6M in fatal fall case

NAUGATUCK — The family of a 24-year-old Stratford man who died after falling from a fourth-story window during a fight at a house party in 2013 was awarded nearly $15.6…

Dream may end for borough resident

NAUGATUCK — Ruan Marinho’s lack of citizenship and legal immigration papers cost him his job last year. He was 22 and working for AT&T when he forgot to renew his…

Parks from the past

Mayor hopes to breathe new life into forgotten land NAUGATUCK — Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess is hoping to expand the borough’s recreation options by restoring some of its history….