Category Archives: News

Bank steps forward to aid nonprofit after fire

NAUGATUCK — There were some scary moments after a fire completely destroyed an office Wellmore Behavioral Health leased in a mixed-use building on Meadow Street early this week. “We were…

Beacon Hose ready for annual carnival

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Hose Firemen’s Carnival and Parade is set for its 56th year. The carnival, a tradition that dates back to 1963, is Beacon Hose Co. No….

School board makes math lab permanent

PROSPECT — The math lab at Woodland Regional High School is now a permanent fixture at the school. The Region 16 Board of Education May 22 approved making Carissa Richardson…

Building block

Officials celebrate opening of new medical offices NAUGATUCK — A site that served as a reminder for decades of Naugatuck’s industrial heyday when Uniroyal Inc. ruled downtown is now a…

Commission seeks to fill vacant seats

BEACON FALLS — The Conservation Commission is seeking two new commissioners for terms that expire in November 2021. The commission meets the second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m….

Graduation ceremonies set for NHS, WRHS

Graduation ceremonies for Naugatuck High School and Woodland Regional High School are set for next week. The Naugatuck High School Class of 2019 will graduate June 10 on the turf…

Police announce checkpoint

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Friday. The checkpoint will be at the intersection of Route 63 and Cherry Street from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.

Slideshow: Memorial Day

Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect observed Memorial Day with parades and ceremonies. Naugatuck and Prospect held their annual Memorial Day parades on May 27. On May 26, American Legion Post…

Fire damages borough building

NAUGATUCK — No one was injured when a fire broke out in a mixed-use building on Meadow Street Sunday night, but the building sustained significant damage. Deputy Fire Chief Paul…

No referendum for borough budget

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck’s $125.1 million budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year was officially adopted after a period to force a referendum came and went without anyone petitioning to do so….