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Beacon Falls children raise funds for ambulance company

BEACON FALLS — Griffin Davis, 8, of United Day School proudly handed $530 over to Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 EMS Director Sean Cloney when his class visited the fire…

Crisco spreads message breast cancer screenings

HARTFORD — On July 5, State Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge) hosted Taiwanese breast cancer specialist Dr. Pai-Jung Huang at the state Capitol. Huang is Medical Director of the…

State endorses grant to fix borough bridge

HARTFORD — The state Bond Commission today approved a $1.3 million grant for repairs to the Maple Street Bridge in Naugatuck. The grant, part of the Local Bridge Program, will…

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Selectmen approve furlough days for town unions

BEACON FALLS — Despite cries of foul play from town unions, the Board of Selectman voted Wednesday to institute 10 furlough days for town employees this fiscal year. The board…

Road rage leads to arrests in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — A Waterbury woman and local man were arrested Wednesday after a road rage incident that started in the New Haven and Woodbridge area and ended in town….

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Rising costs may alter borough paramedic service

NAUGATUCK — Charity Alaburda had just eaten something last week when she felt her throat start to close. An allergic reaction was kicking in, sending her body into shock. An…

Correction: Cheshire driver in correct lane

Editor’s note: The article, “Wrong-way driver injures members of borough family,” which appears on page 5 of the July 8 print edition of the Citizen’s News, incorrectly reports the facts…

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Naugatuck farmer’s market begins fresh season

NAUGATUCK — Local farmers are once again sharing their bounty. The Naugatuck Farmer’s Market opened for its sixth season Wednesday on the Town Green. “We have some of the finest…

Borough fire chief seeks $40,000 for equipment

NAUGATUCK — The fire department is requesting nearly $40,000 from the borough’s contingency fund for new hydraulic extrication tools, commonly known as the Jaws of Life. “I know what the…

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Missing teen found

NAUGATUCK – Anthony White, 16, who went missing Tuesday morning, has been found. At about 5:20 p.m. Wednesday the Naugatuck Police Department issued a brief statement reporting White had been…