Category Archives: News

Controller to manage BOE budget

NAUGATUCK — The borough will have one business manager to oversee both the school and town budgets, at least temporarily. The Board of Education on Tuesday voted unanimously to rescind…

Cable, Krenesky vie for votes

BEACON FALLS — Come Election Day on Nov. 3, voters will face a choice between the time-tested leadership of Democratic incumbent Sue Cable and the varied, colorful experience of Town…

Beacon Falls to hold 11th Riverfest Saturday

BEACON FALLS — Lions Club member, Merchant’s Association founder and local business owner Bob Bradley can recall the state of the Naugatuck River as he was growing up—it was a…

CN Headlines 9-25-09

[wpaudio url=”http://www.mycitizensnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/PODCAST9251.mp3″ text=”CN Podcast 9-25-09″] Check out the all-new CN Podcast from staff writer Brendan Cox. It’s like a condensed, audio version of the current week’s newspaper. Click play to…

Gunmen rob Union City KFC

NAUGATUCK — Just as last week’s Union City Revitalization Committee public forum was coming to a close, the KFC on Bridge Street, barely a half-mile from the school where the…

Borough reaps benefits of CRRA program

NAUGATUCK — Residents who want to help ease the borough’s financial woes can start small—by recycling more of their household waste. The Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority (CRRA) pays to each…

BOE still quagmired on budget

NAUGATUCK — As many as 14 positions could be eliminated from borough schools’ teaching and support force due to budgetary constraints. Superintendant of Schools Dr. John Tindall-Gibson presented to the…

Senior Center welcomes fall with block party

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NAUGATUCK — More than 100 people bustled about the senior center Thursday morning, meeting representatives of 30-some-odd businesses and organizations in the borough and surrounding area.

The Union City Challenge


NAUGATUCK — Concerned Union City constituents shared their thoughts about cleaning up the blighted area Tuesday night at a public forum of the Union City Revitalization subcommittee, an initiative spearheaded by Second Deputy Mayor Mike Ciacciarella, burgesses Bob Neth and Hank Kuczenski, and local residents and business owners.

Local artists dazzle NHS crowd

NAUGATUCK — Fine art of two distinct styles lines the walls, sits upon easels and peeks out of opulent gilded frames. Elegant classical music emanates from the center of the…