Tag Archives: fire department


Firefighters respond to brush fires

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Fire Department responded to three calls Sunday morning for small camp fires that got out of control. The most serious one started at 8:35 a.m. when…


Firefighters alert residents of fire

Neighbors called 911 after seeing smoke and fire on the front lawn and exterior of 77 Manners Ave. at 12:15 p.m. Firefighters knocked on the door and alerted the occupants…


Blaze burns home

    NAUGATUCK — A fire severely damaged a single-family home on Beecher Street Sunday night. The fire was called in at 6:46 p.m. Fire Chief Ken Hanks said the…


Hall of Fame calls former chief

NAUGATUCK — During’s first few months as a volunteer firefighter, two children died in a house fire on Melbourne Court in Naugatuck. That was in 1954. Gaspar was in his…


Fire strikes at mobile home park

NAUGATUCK — Three adults have been displaced after a fast moving fire ripped through two mobile homes on Lewis Street on Monday afternoon. The fire started in trailer home number…


New engine rolls in

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s new fire engine has features that will help keep firefighters safe when rushing to a call. The $500,000 pumper known as Engine 3 rolled into the…


Police, fire departments present budget proposals

The Naugatuck police and fire departments presented their budget requests Monday night.


Blaze devastates Forest Street home

NAUGATUCK — An early Saturday morning fire displaced a family of four from their Forest Street home, the borough’s fire chief said. Nobody was home at the time of the…


Fire displaces borough family

NAUGATUCK — A fire caused significant damage to a house on Conrad Street Wednesday afternoon and displaced a family. A neighbor noticed smoke coming out of the attic of the…

Fire department elects officers

PROSPECT — The Volunteer Fire Department of Prospect recently elected officers for 2014. Jason Kolodziej and William Lauber were re-elected as chief and assistant chief respectively. The following line officers…