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17th district candidates spar over issues

NAUGATUCK — The only thing remotely close between 17th-district opponents Joseph Crisco and Tamath Rossi at Tuesday night’s Candidates’ Forum were the chairs they were sitting in. Crisco, the incumbent…

Rossi opens Naugatuck headquarters

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck’s deputy mayor and state senate hopeful Tamath Rossi hosted the grand opening of a campaign headquarters in the borough last week. Rossi, the Republican candidate opposing incumbent…

Mezzo looks to alter pension plans

NAUGATUCK — New municipal employees will probably not receive the same sweet pension deals their predecessors enjoyed for decades. A priority for Mayor Robert A. Mezzo is to bring municipal…

Board calls for demolition at Wolfe Ave.

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission last week drove the final nail into the coffin of the historic home that sits on a town-owned plot on Wolfe Avenue….

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Park Pals hope to bring back fireworks

BEACON FALLS — To keep the sky full of colors, Beacon Falls residents will have to focus on one color: green. During efforts to trim the 2010-11 budget, the town…

Work on Parcel C back underway

NAUGATUCK — The question buzzes around the borough. In the streets, in the shops, wherever. The question cannot be escaped. Some intrigued questioners ask out of curiosity, while others simply…

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Officials seek funding for Lewis House

BEACON FALLS — A month after a committee charged with exploring municipal uses for the former home of Tracy Lewis, president of the Beacon Falls Rubber Shoe Co., recommended demolishing…

WRHS ahead of curve in new state mandate

BEACON FALLS — It’s always good to stay ahead of the curve. Woodland Regional High School is proving that statement true as high schools across the state begin to prepare…

Borough development plan approved

WATERUBRY — Naugatuck’s Municipal Development Plan took another step toward implementation Tuesday when the Regional Planning Commission of the Council of Governments of the Central Naugatuck Valley unanimously voted it…

Teen stabbed in Union City

NAUGATUCK — A 17-year-old male was stabbed in the chest near Hillside Cemetery Sunday evening. Police said he was transported to Waterbury Hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries,…