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Referendum on borough budget set for July 19

NAUGATUCK — In a few weeks, the voters will decide the fate of Naugatuck’s budget. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses set July 19 as the day the borough budget…

Officer Brian Coney recieved an award for his role in saving the life of Tim McDevitt.
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A hero’s welcome

NAUGATUCK — When Timothy McDevitt went into cardiac arrest in the midst of a severe snow storm January 12, police and ambulance crews responded within minutes, saving McDevitt’s life.

State and local officials honored the first responders in that incident and others who saved a woman from a burning house during a ceremony at Beacon Brook Health Center June 22.

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Regionalization an option to buy paving equipment

BEACON FALLS — A second referendum to buy paving equipment is not likely following a public informational meeting on the subject last month. However, town officials are still perusing other…

Naugy firefighters don red for troops

NAUGATUCK — “Naugatuck supports our troops.” That’s the message the Naugatuck firefighters are sending every Friday when they sport red T-shirts to raise money for local troops oversees. Naugatuck firefighters…

Masked assailants make off with car, cash

NAUGATUCK – Masked robbers attacked two victims early Wednesday morning, making off with a car, cash, and cell phones. Police reported that the victims were parked a 2007 grey Acura…

Police investigating road side robbery

NAUGATUCK — A 14-year-old teenager reported to police that he was robbed while walking on Rubber Avenue Monday night. According to a press release issued by the Naugatuck Police Department,…

Kaestle Boos Associates prepared this drawing of what Naugatuck High School could look like in 2025. While the outline of the school would remain the same, the interior would be renovated.
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Committee presents visions for borough schools

NAUGATUCK — A special committee is solidifying plans for what it hopes the Naugatuck school district will look like by 2025. The Long Term School Facilities Planning Committee is shoring…

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…