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Naugatuck news

Man facing charges for attempted purse-snatching

NAUGATUCK — Police charged a 24-year-old Naugatuck man on Saturday in connection with a failed purse-snatching in December. Police arrested Gregg L. Wallace on a warrant, charging him with criminal…

Suspects target unlocked cars in Naugatuck

(Naugatuck police released this video surveillance from a home on Debbie Lane showing two suspects car through a car early Friday morning.) NAUGATUCK — Police are investigating complaints of items…

Borough eyes former Risdon property

NAUGATUCK — The borough has set its sights on a 12-acre former manufacturing site in a bid to control its own destiny when it comes to developing the vacant parcel….

Borough board approves flyovers for next reval

NAUGATUCK — The borough is planning two more flyovers to assist officials with the next property revaluation. During a special meeting Jan. 17, the Board of Mayor and Burgesses approved…

Suspects steal ATM from gas station

NAUGATUCK — Police are searching for two suspects who broke into a gas station overnight Wednesday and stole an ATM. The burglary occurred at about 1:15 a.m. at the Citgo…

Naugatuck woman named Habitat for Humanity director

WATERBURY — Habitat for Humanity of Greater Waterbury has named Naugatuck resident Arlene Greco its executive director. Greco has worked in the nonprofit sector for over 30 years and has…

Property values rise after revaluation

NAUGATUCK — Property values are up an average of 6.5 percent following the completion of a borough-wide revaluation. The state requires municipalities to perform a full property revaluation every 10…

Towns to stay the course in legal battle against makers of prescription opioid drugs

Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect will stick with Waterbury as the city appeals a court dismissal of a high-profile lawsuit against the makers of prescription opioid drugs. Waterbury launched Connecticut’s…

Former priests with local ties on archdiocese’s list of ‘credibly accused’

HARTFORD — Six men who at one point served as priests in Naugatuck or Beacon Falls were among the list of names of clergy the Archdiocese of Hartford released last…

NHS teacher placed on leave

Police investigating allegations of ‘inappropriate relationships with students’ NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police are investigating allegations that a Naugatuck High School teacher had “inappropriate relationships with students.” Superintendent of Schools Sharon…