Category Archives: News

Obituary: Mary Rose Ann Holland

NAUGATUCK — Mary Rose Ann Holland, 80, the wife of the late John “Jack” Holland died on June 21, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Rose was…

Council sets mill rate

Towns playing guessing game with state revenue PROSPECT — Weeks after the town’s budget was approved, the Town Council on Monday set the mill rate for the 2017-18 fiscal year…

Naugatuck police announce checkpoint

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department will be running a sobriety check point Saturday on the Salem Bridge from 6:30 p.m. through 2:30 a.m.

Obituary: Barbara (Potz) Jagello

NAUGATUCK — Barbara (Potz) Jagello, 88, widow of Walter A. Jagello, passed away on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Waterbury Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born in Waterbury…

Obituary: William F. Scheithe

NAUGATUCK — William F. Scheithe, beloved husband of Betty A. (Rusgaitis) Scheithe, went home to the Lord at Beacon Brook Health Center on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Bill was born…

Beacon Hose reports May calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 57 emergency medical service calls and 17 fire calls in May, the company reported. The company conducted various training exercises,…

DOT announces scheduled bridge closure

NAUGATUCK — The Route 68 bridge is scheduled to be closed this weekend to accommodate ongoing construction, the state Department of Transportation announced. The bridge, which connects Bridge Street to…

Slideshow: NHS graduation

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 2017 graduated June 14 on Veterans Field at the school.

Slideshow: WRHS graduation

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School Class of 2017 graduated June 19 inside the gym at the school.

NHS grads ‘ready to take on the world’

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School Class of 2017 Valedictorian P.J. Morrissey draws motivation from a desire to see a positive outcome in everything he does, and there have been quite…