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State reports COVID cases, deaths among fully vaccinated people

By Paul Hughes, Republican-American State health officials on May 7 reported 242 people in Connecticut have contracted COVID-19 after being fully vaccinated against the viral...

Naugatuck BOE member asked to resign over ‘alarming’ social media posts

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News NAUGATUCK -- A Board of Education member is refusing to step down for sharing sexually suggestive photos of young girls on...

Police charge woman in connection with stabbing

NAUGATUCK — A 47-year-old Naugatuck woman is facing charges after police say she stabbed a man with a kitchen knife during a domestic dispute...

State’s attorney releases footage of officer-involved shooting in Naugatuck

By Elio Gugliotti and Andrew Larson, Staff NAUGATUCK — Joseph T. Corradino, state's attorney for the district of Fairfield, on Thursday released body camera footage...

Drug arrest made after car accident

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — Borough police Feb. 26 uncovered a large amount of drugs after a motor vehicle accident. Naugatuck police were dispatched at about...

Man jumps to death off Prospect Bridge

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — A 24-year-old Prospect man died after jumping from the Prospect Street Bridge onto Route 8 on April 15. Naugatuck police responded...

Sandy Hook responder found dead in Naugatuck cemetery

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News NAUGATUCK -- A retired Newtown police sergeant, who responded in the wake of the Sandy Hook School shooting, was found dead...

American Pie restaurant closes in Naugatuck

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News NAUGATUCK -- Popular borough restaurant American Pie has closed because the owner says a rent increase was too big to swallow. American...

Waterbury/Naugatuck Amazon project moves forward after purchase

WATERBURY -- Bluewater Property Group will buy the 157 acre Waterbury/Naugatuck Industrial Park site for $2.5 million with plans to build an Amazon distribution...

Deal in the works for former Peter Paul site

By Andreas Yilma, Staff Writer NAUGATUCK — After more than a decade of sitting vacant, the former Peter Paul site on New Haven Road may...

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