Category Archives: News

Beacon Falls hosting economic forum

BEACON FALLS — Town officials and the Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce are hosting a Beacon Falls business and economic forum on Monday. The event, which is from 8 to…

Obituary: David L. Buckmiller

NAUGATUCK — David L. Buckmiller, 44, husband of Julie Steiner Buckmiller, passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018 at Waterbury Hospital after cardiac arrest. David was born on Sept. 25,…

Obituary: Michael G. Perone Sr.

OXFORD — Michael G. Perone, Sr., 89, of Oxford, formerly of Stamford, the beloved husband of the late Nancy Golino Perone, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, April 24, 2018…

Hale named Foley Award recipient

NAUGATUCK — In 2006, Doug Hale saw an advertisement that would not only change his life but have a positive impact on the community. The ad, which was on the…

Town budget, road work plan going to vote

PROSPECT — Officials will ask voters to approve the town’s 2018-19 proposed municipal budget and borrowing money for road work at a town meeting next week. The proposed budget is…

Teen sentenced to 18 months for robbery attempt

WATERBURY — A teen who tried, but failed, to rob a retired police officer in Naugatuck was sentenced Monday to 18 months in prison as part of a plea deal….

Zone change request elicits concerns from neighbors

PROSPECT — A request to change the zone of a residential property on Clark Hill Road to a business zone has elicited strong concerns from residents in the surrounding neighborhood….

Beacon Falls budget narrowly fails at town meeting

BEACON FALLS — Voters rejected the town’s 2018-19 budget proposal by four votes Monday night at a town meeting. In total, voters were asked to approve a $7.15 million plan…

Obituary: Robert D. Wooster Sr.

NAUGATUCK — Robert D. Wooster Sr., 86, passed away Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Waterbury Hospital. He was the widow of Lois (Grabowski) Wooster, who predeceased him in 2014 after…

Police seek new leads in missing teen case

NAUGATUCK — Police are hoping to develop new leads on the whereabouts of a 16-year-old who was first reported missing over two months ago. Christine Carrero was last seen on…