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State police investigating road rage incident on Route 8

NAUGATUCK — State police are seeking information on a reported road rage incident Tuesday on Route 8 involving someone shooting at another car. State police said the incident played out…

Men pass counterfeit cash at Walmart

NAUGATUCK — Counterfeit cash has turned up again in Naugatuck, this time more than $1,300’s worth. Police said two men used $1,340’s worth of counterfeit $20 bills at Walmart on…

Money for settlement among transfers

NAUGATUCK — The Joint Boards of Finance and Mayor and Burgesses on Monday night approved over $900,000 in budget transfers, including moving funds to pay off a settlement with the…

Obituary: Edward Francis Micklos

BEACON FALLS — Edward Francis Micklos passed away peacefully in his Beacon Falls home surrounded by his children on Saturday, April 14, 2018. Ed was born in Bridgeport, as the…

Obituary: Dorothy B. Cluen

NAUGATUCK — Dorothy B. Cluen, 90, the widow of John W. “Jack” Cluen, died peacefully on April 16, 2018 at Beacon Brook Health Center. Dorothy was born on July 29,…

School board names new principals

NAUGATUCK — Two familiar faces will step into new leadership roles in the Naugatuck School District come July. The Board of Education last week hired John Harris as the new…

Obituary: Rodney T. Clark

OAKVILLE — Rodney T. Clark, 62, beloved husband of Mary C. Paige, died peacefully on April 15, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Rodney was born on April 18, 1955…

Obituary: William Martin Kollar III

NAUGATUCK — William Martin Kollar III, of Naugatuck, passed away on March 16, 2018 in Pensacola, Fla. William was born Oct. 3, 1963 in Sanford, Fla. and was the oldest…

Obituary: Anne M. (Gallucci) Sweeney

WOODBURY — Anne M. (Gallucci) Sweeney, 96, widow of the late William T. “Bill” Sweeney, passed away peacefully at home on April 13, 2018. Anne was born on Nov. 3,…

Obituary: Alexandria Teardo

BRISTOL — Alexandria Teardo, 21, died peacefully on April 10, 2018 at Yale New Haven Hospital. Alexandria was born in Bristol on April 19, 1996, the daughter of Tina Teardo,…