Category Archives: News

Automated trash collection coming soon

NAUGATUCK — The automated arm is on its way. A revision of the Automated Curbside Collection Regulation has been accepted, and the delivery of recycling and refuse carts to borough…

Greenway would pass through brownfields

NAUGATUCK — The recently-unveiled route for the Naugatuck River Greenway, a proposed 22-mile regional trail stretching from Thomaston to Beacon Falls and designed to promote local residents’ enjoyment of the…

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It’s ‘common sense’ for GOP candidates

HARTFORD — Local Republicans vying to unseat incumbent Democrats in the 105th Assembly District, which covers Beacon Falls, and the 17th Senate District, which covers part of Naugatuck, have signed…

Park commission adopts stricter policies

NAUGATUCK — Stricter regulations are on the way for all leagues and organizations that utilize borough facilities. The Park and Recreation Commission voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve a new,…

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Zumba program benefits Eustace family

BEACON FALLS — Fast-paced music and bright clothing highlighted a senior project with a personal touch last weekend at Woodland Regional High School. Seniors Brooke Dragon and Grady Gavigan led…

Father rescues 4-year-old son from well

NAUGATUCK — A 4-year-old boy was rescued by his father Monday after he fell about 25 feet into an abandoned water well on Spring Street. The boy was on top…

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Second body found in Beacon Falls home

BEACON FALLS — State police found a man who had shot himself in the head Saturday afternoon at 482 Rimmon Hill Road, the same house where authorities more than a…

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Beacon Falls man killed in crash

OXFORD — A 23-year-old Beacon Falls man who wanted to become a member of Beacon Hose Company No. 1 died after a three-car accident on Route 67 on Wednesday. At…

Mezzo appoints facility planning committee

NAUGATUCK — A long term facility planning committee has been appointed to seek ways to improve the borough’s public school system. Mayor Robert Mezzo obtained the approval from the Board…

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Nardello opposed by newcomer in 89th

Voters in the 89th Assembly District will soon decide what matters more to them: experience or outsider status. Longtime Democratic incumbent Vickie Nardello is seeking her ninth term representing the…