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Teen driver charged in December accident

NAUGATUCK — Police have charged a 16-year-old driver in connection with in a car-pedestrian accident on New Haven Road in December. The 16-year-old was charged with traveling at unreasonable speed…

Borough police rule untimely death a suicide

NAUGATUCK — The death of a man found in the backyard of an Irving Street home has been deemed by police to be a suicide. Shortly after 7 p.m. on…

Man found dead in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — A man was found dead in the backyard of a home at 52 Irving St. after a report of a gunshot was called in to police shortly after…

DEP catches bear in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK – The state Department of Environmental Protection tranquilized and caught an adolescent black bear in the Rubber Avenue area of Naugatuck Sunday night. The department received a call from…

Class of 2011 set to graduate

Graduation ceremonies for Naugatuck and Woodland Regional high schools are scheduled for later this month. Woodland Regional High School’s graduation will be held Thursday, June 23 at 6 p.m. in…

Crash on I-84 kills Naugatuck woman

A Naugatuck woman was killed and two others were hospitalized after a five-car accident Sunday morning on I-84 in Southington. Three cars and a U-Haul truck were stopped at 3:50…

Fundraiser to benefit firefighter’s family

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Firefighter Local 1219 union is holding a fundraiser to benefit the Gallion triplets. Borough firefighter Todd Gallino and his wife Cayti recently had triplets, Maggie, Owen…

Important

City Hill beginning new commencement tradition

NAUGATUCK — When the time comes for borough eighth graders to leave middle school behind this year and move on to high school, they will do so like no other…

Ex-animal control officer feels resignation was forced

NAUGATUCK — Former Animal Control Officer Kristy Sturges said Thursday that she felt the borough police department and the state Animal Control Division pushed her to resign after their investigation…

Vigil to shed light on POW plight

NAUGATUCK — To raise awareness of soldiers who are missing in action or prisoners of war, borough veteran organizations will be holding a POW/MIA vigil on the Green. The vigil,…