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Naugatuck news


Update: Missing teen found safe 

NAUGATUCK — A 17-year-old Naugatuck High School student with autism who left the school this morning has been found, police said. Matthew Costa, who is designated as special needs, left…


NHS back in session after report of gas odor

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School was evacuated for about an hour Thursday morning following a report of a gas odor coming from the culinary department. Police and firefighters responded to…


Staywell branches out in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — With multiple offices in Waterbury, Staywell Health Center has expanded its footprint to Naugatuck. Staywell Health Center opened an outpatient medical center at 30 Church St. in August….


Officers climb ranks, firefighters begin careers in borough

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Fire Department marked the ascension of officers and the addition of new firefighters last week during a promotional and swearing-in ceremony. Firefighters Jonathan Raiola, Phillip Becker,…


Officials detail improvements planned for North Main Street

NAUGATUCK — The plans to reconstruct a portion of North Main Street have safety and ambiance in mind. The section of road between the Route 8 on- and off-ramps and…


Missing man found safe

NAUGATUCK — A 40-year-old Naugatuck man who was reported missing last week was located Monday. Police reported Ryan Havican was found safe and unharmed. He was reported missing Oct. 12 after…


Private learning

Plans call for high school campus in borough NAUGATUCK — A New York university is interested in building a private high school on a 56-acre parcel on May Street. The…


Picking through the remnants

NAUGATUCK — Wayne Malicki stood outside the former General DataComm building downtown on the morning of Oct. 8 waiting to get in to see what, if any, remnants of the…


Power lines close road for brief time 

NAUGATUCK — Downed power lines closed a section of New Haven Road for about an hour this morning. Police said a dump truck took down power lines forcing the road…


Reconstruction planned for North Main Street

NAUGATUCK — Officials are preparing for the complete reconstruction of a section of North Main Street. Public Works Director James Stewart said the section of the street between Curtiss Street…