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Pond will dry up without repairs

BEACON FALLS — Town officials fear Carrington Pond at Matthies Memorial Park will become a swamp if hundreds of thousands of dollars are not invested into repairs of the artificial…

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Local author publishes first novel

NAUGATUCK — Many authors tap into personal experience in their early works and produce semi-autobiographical novels and stories. Borough author Phil Beloin Jr. takes the opposite tack in his fiction,…

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Off-duty policeman foils burglary

PROSPECT — An off-duty police lieutenant Monday interrupted a burglary in progress at the Prospect Shell station on Waterbury Road (Route 69). State police received a 911 call from the…

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Committee recommends demolition

BEACON FALLS — A committee charged to explore municipal uses for property that the town bought in 2008 has recommended tearing down the former home of Tracy Lewis, president of…

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Drug bust connects to borough

A Naugatuck man was one of four people arrested in what state police are calling the largest marijuana bust in Connecticut in at least a year. Police say William Eichin,…

Borough, DOT hoping to strike a deal

NAUGATUCK — ‘Help me help you’ seems to be one premise of an agreement the borough is negotiating with the Connecticut Department of Transportation. The two sides are pressing out…

Sites selected for proposed dog park

NAUGATUCK — Dog enthusiast’s moods were lifted Tuesday night by an announcement of five potential locations for a proposed dog park, but were subsequently dashed by a presentation that highlighted…

Naugatuck Hall of Fame in search of home

NAUGATUCK — The enshrined sports legends of Naugatuck may have a new residence. The Hall of Fame Committee has been surveying open space around the borough to display the exhibit…

Borough granted $50,000 for ground study

NAUGATUCK — The borough has received a $50,000 state grant to conduct a hazardous materials survey at the site of the Naugatuck train station on Water Street. Gov. M. Jodi…

Construction to continue on Rubber Avenue

NAUGATUCK — The construction project that has been causing delays along Rubber Avenue may end up taking longer than expected. The project has closed a section of the main road…