Tag Archives: Naugatuck

Missing woman found safe

NAUGATUCK — A Naugatuck woman was found safe Thursday night hours after her family reported her missing. Shirley Torres, 64, was found walking along Route 8 in Naugatuck shortly before…

Suspect arrested in concession stand break-in

NAUGATUCK — Police this week arrested a man accused of breaking into a little league concession stand earlier this year and stealing cash and food. Police said Colin LeClerc, 19,…

Whittemore announces December display  

NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Library is featuring the artwork of Shawnalee Kwashnak during December. Kwashnak, a Middlebury resident, works in a variety of mediums including pencil, charcoal, pastels, and oils….

Health district proposal has towns queasy

A proposal to merge health departments in the state has raised concerns among local officials. “The state of Connecticut can’t even manage their own budget and now it wants to…

Borough keeping eye out for beauty

NAUGATUCK — Property owners and businesses around the borough may soon be rewarded for sprucing things up. The borough is starting a beautification award program, which will recognize businesses and…

NEDC board chooses Zandvliet as chairman

NAUGATUCK — A longtime member of the Naugatuck Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors is taking the reins. Rebecca Zandvliet was elected chairman of the NEDC board on Nov. 28….

Lone suspect robs Subway

NAUGATUCK — The Subway restaurant on Old Waterbury Road, also known as South Main Street, was robbed Monday night. The sandwich shop was robbed at about 6 p.m. by a…

Naugatuck police blotter

The Naugatuck Police Department reported the following arrests: Superior court dispositions are available online here. STACY FRANCOUER, 44, of 569 Chestnut Tree Hill, Oxford, was charged Nov. 28 with use…

DPW reminds residents of mailbox policy

NAUGATUCK — The Department of Public Works issued a reminder to residents of its policy regarding mailboxes damaged during snow removal. Under the policy, the borough will not repair mailboxes…

Service lands Burns in Hall of Fame

NAUGATUCK — Two months after turning 18 years old in 1944, Robert Burns enlisted in the U.S. Navy. “I joined the Navy because we were at war and that was…