Category Archives: News

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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,…

First installment of borough real estate taxes coming due

NAUGATUCK — Tax Collector’s office sent notice to property owners in Naugatuck that the first installment of real estate taxes is due July 1. Motor vehicle, personal property and real…

Borough looking for public input on parking ban

NAUGATUCK — The borough is currently reviewing the list of roads exempt from the winter parking ban ordinance and wants the public to weigh in on the issue. The winter…

Prospect man dies in motorcycle accident

BRISTOL — A 50-year-old Prospect man suffered fatal injuries from a motorcycle accident in Bristol Wednesday night. According to the Bristol Police Department, Jeffrey Emmons of Prospect died after he…

Students get no break from the heat; Borough classes to be dismissed early

NAUGATUCK — In the event of another heat wave before the school year ends June 27, administrators said they will continue to dismiss schools early rather than cancel them, to…

Important

Fire company needs new ‘jaws of life’

BEACON FALLS — If there is an accident in town, victims may have to wait a few extra minutes before rescuers can extract them from their car.   The fire…

State celebrates Portuguese heritage

HARTFORD — Members of the state’s Portuguese community were honored at the Day of Portugal event last Friday in Hartford. State Rep. Rosa C. Rebimbas (R-70) and Fernando G. Rosa,…

Push to name Naugatuck River Valley national heritage area

A group of senators and representatives are working to declare the Naugatuck River Valley a national heritage area. On Tuesday, Senators Joseph I. Lieberman, I-Conn, and Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and…