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High winds cause power outages

NAUGATUCK — High winds knocked down trees throughout the region Wednesday, taking out power lines and blocking roads. In Naugatuck, trees lay on wires at Salem Road near the intersection…

Fallen trees knock out power in borough

NAUGATUCK — Crews are working to restore power to more than 200 customers in the borough after gusty winds blew trees down onto power lines on Johnson Street. Eversource Energy…

Electrical issue causes brief power outage, small fire

NAUGATUCK — An electrical problem caused a brief power outage for homes and businesses along New Haven Road Monday afternoon. Naugatuck Fire Department Capt. John Debisschop said an electrical problem…

Fallen tree causes outages

NAUGATUCK — A fallen tree and equipment failure knocked out power for Connecticut Light and Power customers in Naugatuck and Beacon Falls Wednesday. As of 2 p.m., power had been…

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Storm slams area merchants

The Nor’easter that slammed the state Oct. 29 was boom or bust for local businesses. Those without power suffered when they shuttered their doors, while others were overwhelmed with customers…

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Power restoration a slow process

A day after Hurricane Irene made her presence felt across the state, Connecticut Light & Power had restored power to more than 288,000 of its customers. As of early this…