Category Archives: Multimedia

School board presents $41.2 million budget

REGION 16 — Although Region 16’s proposed budget for 2017-18 would increase school spending by 1.68 percent, the net education costs for Beacon Falls and Prospect are projected to go…

Borough closes on sale of Parcel C

NAUGATUCK — After years of waiting, the borough last week closed on the sale of Parcel C to developers John Lombard and Robert Oris. According to Naugatuck Economic Development Corporation…

Reunion committees looking for information

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School classes of 1962 and 1977 are looking for updated contact information on classmates. The class of 1962 is planning its 55th reunion for September….

Chesprocott seeks volunteers for response team

PROSPECT — The Chesprocott Health District is seeking adults from Prospect interested in joining its volunteer team. The volunteer team assists trained staff in responding to a public health emergency,…

Event center opens in grand fashion

NAUGATUCK — The first event at the newly-dubbed Naugatuck Event Center proved to be a huge success, and more events are in the works. The center, the former General DataComm…

Greyhounds ready to tee off

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck golf team heads into the season under the guidance of new head coach Richard Troy. Troy takes the reins from former head coach Bob Clark, who…

Obituary: Henrique M. Vieira

WATERBURY — Henrique M. Vieira, 60, died peacefully on April 6, 2017 at Waterbury Hospital. Henrique was born on June 20, 1956 in Waterbury, a son of the late Joao…

Registration open for Race4Chase program

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA is holding registration for the Race4Chase Kid’s Triathlon program. The program is a free, six-week training program for children ages 6 to 12. It’s designed…

Obituary: Robert Pineau

CLERMONT, Fla. — Robert “Bob” Pineau, 77, entered into eternal rest on March 17, 2017 surrounded by his loving family, after a long, brave battle with cancer. He was the…