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Police seek suspects in theft of cosmetics

NAUGATUCK — Police are looking for two men they suspect stole a large amount of cosmetics from the CVS Pharmacy on Bridge Street Sunday afternoon. Police said the theft occurred…

Skating rink opens for season

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s outdoor ice skating rink is open for the season. The rink is at Breen Field North on Hotchkiss Street. The rink is open for public skating…

First selectman chooses new engineering firm, legal counsel for town

BEACON FALLS — The town has a new engineering firm as well as new legal counsel. The town has contracted with Milone & MacBroom, a civil engineering and landscape architecture…

Police investigating accident involving stolen Jeep

NAUGATUCK — Police are seeking help to find the driver of a stolen Jeep Renegade that was involved in an accident Thursday night on Maple Hill Road. Police said the…

Naugatuck High adds Southern, Post to college partners

NAUGATUCK — Starting next school year, Naugatuck High School seniors and juniors will be able to take college courses on campus at Post University and Southern Connecticut State University. The…

Suspects steal $10K worth of items from cellphone store

NAUGATUCK — Three suspects made off with thousands of dollars’ worth of merchandise from a cellphone store Wednesday in a brazen, daytime theft. Police said the male suspects walked into…

Prospect reschedules Christmas tree bonfire

PROSPECT — For the third time in as many weeks, the town rescheduled the annual Christmas tree bonfire due to the forecast of inclement weather. The bonfire, which was scheduled…

School board holds off on sex offender policy for further review

NAUGATUCK — At the request of Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess, the Board of Education tabled action on a proposed policy that would ban sex offenders from school grounds. The…

Borough gets ball rolling on indoor sports complex project

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials got the ball rolling last week on a project to develop an indoor sports complex in Naugatuck. The plan, as officials envision it, is to find…

Legislators hosting public forum

PROSPECT — State Sen. Rob Sampson, R-Wolcott, and state Rep. Lezlye Zupkus, R-Prospect, are hosting a public forum Thursday. The forum, which will focus on the upcoming legislative session, is…