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Siting Council coming to Prospect

NEW BRITAIN — The Connecticut Siting Council voted Jan. 6 to hold two public hearings in Prospect to give citizens a chance to voice their opinions on two commercial wind…

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School officials look to state to fill ECS hole

With federal stimulus aid set to run out in July, local school officials are hoping the state comes through to make up the difference. Naugatuck superintendent John Tindall-Gibson and Board…

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Police to enforce snow shoveling ordinance

NAUGATUCK – Some members of the Board of Mayor and Burgesses are concerned that sidewalks have still not been cleared following the winter’s first snow storm, and the most recent…

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Siting council to hold public hearings in Prospect

NEW BRITAIN – The Connecticut Siting Council voted Jan. 6 to hold two public hearings in Prospect to give citizens a chance to voice their opinions on two commercial wind…

Crisco re-appointed to co-chair of Insurance and Real Estate Committee

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge) has been re-appointed by Senate President Pro Tempore Donald E. Williams, Jr. (D-Brooklyn) to serve as Senate Chair of the legislature’s…

New, simpler fire alarm ordinance

A new fire alarm ordinance will be easier to understand and more in line with other ordinances throughout the state, according to Chris Ford, chairman of the alarms subcommittee. “Our…

Naugatuck eatery temporarily closed for renovations

NAUGATUCK — Jesse Camille’s Restaurant, located in a borough-owned building next to Hop Brook Golf Course, closed Monday for two to three weeks of long-awaited renovations. After work is completed…

Naugatuck High students to appear in court after fight

NAUGATUCK — Four Naugatuck High School girls were arrested Dec. 23 for what could be called a catfight — except one of the fighters might have been wearing brass knuckles….

Naugatuck fire commission chair files resignation letter

NAUGATUCK — Fire Commission Chairman Michael Bogis, a supporter of former Fire Chief Charles Doback, sent a letter of resignation to the mayor last week following repeated absences from commission…

Push for turbines in Conn. hampered by a lack of wind

Energy experts, legislators and power companies in Connecticut are not rushing to embrace wind power. BNE Energy Inc. of West Hartford wants to build turbines in Prospect and in Colebrook….