Tag Archives: Gunntown

Beacon Falls Paranormal Society members Matt Dowdell, Kim Dahn, and Kevin Larocque, and investigate Gunntown Cemetary in Naugatuck, looking for signs of paranormal activity. The investigators appear ghostly because of a camera trick involving a flashlight and a slow shutter.

On the hunt for ghosts

NAUGATUCK — On a brisk October night, Kevin Larocque and Matt Dowdell parked their car outside Gunntown Cemetery. Established in 1790, the cemetery has long had a reputation for being…


Prospect town spending down for 11-12 budget

Taxpayers in Prospect will be happy with this year’s proposed town budget, according to Town Council Chair Thomas Galvin. That’s because the 2011-2012 budget proposal decreases spending by $2,300 compared…

The Parks and Recreation department finished the Gunntown Passive Park and Land Preserve parking lot last month. - Photo by LARAINE WESCHLER

Gunntown park a work in progress

NAUGATUCK –After 15 years of planning, Gunntown Passive Park and Land Preserve is open for business. The Parks and Recreation Department, in collaboration with various community organizations, hopes to host…

Plans to redevelop downtown Naugatuck are underway.

A look ahead — what to expect in Naugatuck in 2011

Town leaders in Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls all echoed the same manta — “we’ll do the best we can with what little we have.” With the economy seemingly at a standstill, the coming year promises to be a slim one for town budgets. Even so, local town leaders have a lot of projects on their plates for 2011.


Parks Department’s Gunntown plan approved

NAUGATUCK — Back in September, Parks and Recreation Department head Pat Wagner and environmental activist Len Yannielli struck a historic compromise on the long-controversial Gunntown tract, in the midst of…