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Severe storm leaves its mark

The fierce storm that ripped through the area Thursday made sure that it wouldn’t be forgotten anytime soon—at least by the Ostrander family. The storm brought a tree crashing down…

Beacon Falls upgrades town phone system

BEACON FALLS — A new phone system was installed at Town Hall Tuesday. The new phone system features an automated attendant answering service that will allow the caller to select…

Area agencies hosting Senior Safety Day

WATERBURY — The Western Connecticut Area Agency on Aging and Waterbury TRIAD have scheduled a Senior Safety Day for Wednesday, June 22. The event will be held at Crosby High…

Naugatuck firefighters say they need new tools

NAUGATUCK — The Fire Department is scraping together surplus money to buy at least one new set of hydraulic extrication tools, commonly knows as “the jaws of life,” after antiquated…

3 arrested after borough police answer bar brawl report

NAUGATUCK — A report of an assault Tuesday at Peggy Fenn’s bar on Bridge Street led to three people being charged with three different domestic disputes. Police were dispatched at…

Events: Wilby Class of ’61 reunion

The Wilby High School Class of 1961 will hold its 50th reunion Sept. 17 at Cavallo’s Crestbrook Inn in Watertown. Those who are interested in attending or know classmates who…

Events: NHS Class of ‘69 reunion

The Naugatuck High School Class of 1969 will hold a class reunion on July 16 at Arrowhead Grove in Bethany. There will be lots of remininicing, games, and music by…

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Taxpayer group submits petition to force budget vote

NAUGATUCK — The borough budget could be heading to referendum next month. A group of Naugatuck taxpayers committed to keeping the budget low has submitted a petition to the borough…

The borough will not fill the animal control officer position for the 2011-12 fiscal year. The position was left vacant when Kristy Sturges resigned last month following an investigation into the mishandling of an animal abuse case. RA ARCHIVE
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Agreement leaves animal control position unfilled

NAUGATUCK — The animal control officer position left vacant by the recent resignation of Kristy Sturges will not be filled until June 30, 2012. According to Mayor Robert Mezzo, the…

Parks & Rec sponsoring trip to Mets game

PROSPECT — Prospect Parks and Recreation is running a bus trip to Citi Field to see the New York Mets take on the Philadelphia Phillies July 16. The price for…