Tag Archives: Tim Andrew

Bob Veillette and Tim Andrew in 2010. –RA ARCHIVE

Runner competing in race to aid friend

NAUGATUCK — Former Naugatuck firefighter Tim Andrew is facing an uphill climb, yet again, to help a friend. Andrew, 63, is participating in the Mount Washington Road Race in New…

Naugatuck Firefighter Tim Andrew climbs stairs in preparation for the Empire State Building run on Feb. 5. He has run the race 17 times to raise money for charity. –RA ARCHIVE

Stair climber

Borough firefighter to run Empire State Building one last time NAUGATUCK — He has climbed close to 27,000 stairs for charity and plans to grind out another 1,576 before calling…

Naugatuck firefighter Tim Andrew will be participating in the Mount Washington Road Race in New Hampshire June 15 to raise money for the American Cancer Society. –LUKE MARSHALL

Making a fundraiser out of a mountain

Naugatuck firefighter to run Mount Washington for charity NAUGATUCK — A borough firefighter will go to great heights to raise money for a cause he cares deeply about. Naugatuck firefighter…

Naugatuck firefighters Tim Andrew, left, and Tommy Moore were honored March 21 with Liberty Mutual’s Community Service Firemark Award. –LUKE MARSHALL

Firefighters honored for community service

NAUGAUTCK — The actions of two borough firefighters, while not on duty, earned the men recognition. On March 21, firefighters Tom Moore and Tim Andrew received Liberty Mutual’s Firemark Award….

Naugatuck firefighter Tim Andrew at the Northeast Delta Dental Mount Washington Road Race June 16. –CONTRIBUTED

Despite cancer battle, Andrew finds time for charity

Naugatuck firefighter Tim Andrew may not run organized races often, but when he does he runs with a purpose. On June 16 he took on his one challenge for the…

Bob Veillette and Tim Andrew in 2010. –RA ARCHIVE

Despite bout with cancer, the race must go on

NAUGATUCK — Firefighter Tim Andrew had planned to run the Empire State Building stair race four months ago to benefit Bob Veillette, his friend and neighbor who has been paralyzed…

Naugatuck firefighter Tim Andrew, left, stands with his neighbor, Bob Veillette. Andrew plans to take part in the Empire State Building Run-Up in February to raise money for Veillette, who suffered a stroke in 2006.

Naugy firefighter to run up Empire State Building for neighbor

NAUGATUCK — Decades ago, while running near his Millville Avenue home, firefighter Tim Andrew would often spot another runner, an unknown neighbor. “I always wondered who he was,” Andrew said….