Two Saint Mary’s ER physicians sworn in as SWAT doctors

BY ANDREAS YILMA NAUGATUCK - Two Saint Mary's Hospital emergency room doctors are volunteering their personal time and giving back to the community once more...

Josephine Rodrigues

NAUGATUCK - Josephine (D'Amico) Rodrigues, age 75, of Naugatuck, passed away peacefully Monday, Feb. 5, 2024, at Saint Francis Hospital in Hartford. She was...

Developer gets strong pushback over high-density apartment proposal

By ANDREAS YILMA NAUGATUCK - A developer for a dense apartment complex near wetlands has altered the proposal once again as many borough residents continue...

2 men arrested in Naugatuck home invasion

NAUGATUCK - Borough police have arrested two New Britain men after a home invasion. Naugatuck Police officers were dispatched to a residence on Ridge Road...

Special delivery

By ANDREAS YILMA Citizens News NAUGATUCK - Borough first responders helped deliver a healthy baby boy at his family's home Jan. 17 in the Union City...

Wrong way driver gets nine years for crash

BY BRUNO MATARAZZO JR. REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK -- A man who drove the wrong way on Route 8 in 2021 while fleeing from police and ultimately stopped...

Naugatuck police eye new dispatch center

BY ANDREAS YILMA CITIZENS NEWS NAUGATUCK -- Borough police are looking to move their dispatch center within the police department for an overall upgrade. The Board of...

Father sentenced to 18 months for severely injuring infant child

BY BRUNO MATARAZZO JR. REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — A judge sentenced a 40-year-old father to 18 months in prison for injuring his infant child for not drinking...

Andrew Ave. has new principal

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — Andrew Avenue Elementary School will see a familiar face take the top administrative position at the start of the next...

Plan floated to facilitate improving storefronts

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — The borough is looking to implement a facade improvement program that will help tenants or property owners upgrade their store...

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