Category Archives: Top Stories


Hearing to detail energy park plan

BEACON FALLS — Residents will have a chance to learn more about the proposed Beacon Falls Energy Park before the company behind the project begins the formal application process. CT…


Band director passes the baton

NAUGATUCK — In the summer of 1999, Charley Marenghi and a friend decided to revive the Naugatuck Community Band, which had been defunct for about 18 years. Under the direction…


Budgets heading to vote

NAUGATUCK — Voters will have their say on the borough’s proposed 2015-16 budget. A referendum on the municipal and school budgets is July 7 from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m….


Selectmen OK appraisal of school

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen voted last week to have an appraisal done on Community School in Prospect. The Board of Selectmen awarded a $4,500 contract to Shelton-based…


Officer struck by car

Police seeking public’s help to identify suspect NAUGATUCK — Borough police are searching for the driver of a car that hit a police officer Thursday night following Naugatuck’s fireworks display….


Graveline kicks off campaign

PROSPECT — Democrat Theresa Graveline stood before a large crowd of supporters Tuesday night promising to begin the next chapter in Prospect’s history. “I feel the time is right for…


Baker moving business to borough

NAUGATUCK — A Naugatuck man is bringing his baked goods home to the borough. John Cummings is preparing to move Stonehouse Baked Goods from its current Wolcott location to the…


NEDC lines up deal for train station

NAUGATUCK — The owner of a popular restaurant in Southington for 15 years plans to open a similar sit down eatery at the former Naugatuck train station. Jim Perzhilla, owner…


New restaurant calls Church Street home

NAUGATUCK — The local business community celebrated its latest successful downtown restaurant Tuesday at 66 Church St. The business with the same name as its address is operated by John…


Candidate seeks debate

NAUGATUCK — One of the three Republican mayor candidates is hoping to have a debate before the nominations. Deputy Mayor Tamath Rossi sent a letter last week to fellow Republican…