Category Archives: News

Obituary: William S. Allison Sr.

NAUGATUCK — William S. Allison Sr., 81, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 at the Glendale Center. He was the husband of Serafina (Malgari) Allison. Mr. Allison was born August…

Board approves repairs to bathroom floor

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week approved spending up to $5,000 to fix the floor in the men’s bathroom at the Naugatuck Senior Center. The issue…

Letter: Paid family leave law overdue

To the editor, What do Facebook, Zillow, Nestle, Spotify and Netflix all have in common? They are all companies, who in recent years, have chosen to expand their employee leave…

Borough agrees to deal for textile recycling

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials have agreed to recycle textiles through an Ohio-based company. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses last week approved a five-year contract with Simple Recycling. Assistant to…

Borough looks to Portugal for sister city

NAUGATUCK — Some people return from vacation with photos and keepsakes. Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess returned from a vacation last month with a potential sister city for Naugatuck. While…

Pills reported stolen from CVS in Prospect

PROSPECT — More than 250 doses of a prescription medicine to treat anxiety were reported stolen from the CVS Pharmacy at 26 Waterbury Road earlier this month. The theft was…

Box truck stolen from borough business

NAUGATUCK — Police are investigating the theft of a box truck from Vita Marble and Granite on Elm Street. The thief or thieves made off with more than a truck,…

Beacon Hose reports January calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 46 emergency medical service calls and 28 fire calls in January, the company reported. Beacon Hose also responded to two…

Prospect Business Association offering scholarships

PROSPECT — The Prospect Business Association, through the Prospect Scholarship Foundation, Inc., is offering three $1,000 scholarships to Prospect residents. This is the third year that the association has offered…

Obituary: Georgiana Rose Tyler

SEYMOUR — Georgiana Rose Tyler, 78, passed away peacefully, Feb. 9, 2019 at Griffin Hospital with her loving husband by her side. She was the wife of Leslie “Butch” M….