Category Archives: Multimedia

Obituary: Julie Carol Sonntag Lillibridge

NAUGATUCK — Julie Carol Sonntag Lillibridge, 75, of Naugatuck, the beloved wife of Edward L. Lillibridge, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 10, 2017 at Abbott Terrace Healthcare Center, Waterbury,…

Easter Village opening for the season

NAUGATUCK — The Park and Recreation Department’s annual Easter Village opens this weekend. The village is open Friday through Sunday and April 13 to April 15 from 5:30 to 7:30…

Police focusing on distracted drivers 

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police are stepping up enforcement of distracted driving laws this month as part of the “U Drive. U Text. U Pay.” campaign. Under state law, drivers ticketed…

Police charge Waterbury man in drug bust   

NAUGATUCK — A Waterbury man is facing drug charges following an investigation into the sale of heroin in Naugatuck. Naugatuck police executed a search warrant Wednesday morning at the home…

Eastern Company acquires Velvac Holdings

NAUGATUCK — The Eastern Company has acquired a Wisconsin-based manufacturer of aftermarket mirrors and camera systems for trucks and motorhomes to add to its portfolio of businesses. The company announced…

Whittemore announces April exhibit

NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Library is featuring the work of photographic craftsman Georgia Sheron this month. Sheron, a professional photographer, has received numerous accolades. She is a five-time winner of…

Borough begins street sweeping

NAUGATUCK — The Public Works Department started its annual spring street sweeping program the last week of March. Crews started in the downtown area. They will branch out to various…

Markley to run for lieutenant governor

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Markley is the first Republican to declare as a candidate for the No. 2 job in state government. Markley, R-16th District, registered March 24 as…

MLB goes on in spite of winter’s reluctance

The start of the high school spring season for some teams fell victim the weather, but Major League Baseball would have none of that nonsense. America’s favorite pastime went off…

Man charged with robbing store with knife

NAUGATUCK — A 32-year-old Naugatuck man is facing charges after police say he robbed a store on Rubber Avenue with a knife Tuesday morning. Police responded to an armed robbery…