Census shows local growth, increasing minority populations

The 2010 U.S. Census confirms what town officials have known for a long time—local towns are welcoming more minorities into their communities than ever...

Obituary: Peter Thomas (Schieffer) Freigant

WINSTED — Peter Thomas (Schieffer) Freigant, 63, husband of Barbara I. Freigant, died peacefully on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 at Hartford Hospital with his...

Multistate council to work on gradual return to normal

By Paul Hughes, Republican-American HARTFORD — State planning is starting to shift from stemming the spread of the coronavirus to reopening businesses and getting people...

HR director gets contract extension

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has extended Human Resources Director John Lawlor’s contract for three years. The board approved the contract at its July...

Campaign goal within reach

NAUGATUCK — Becky Rutrough is a survivor. She grew up in a domestic abuse household, but didn’t know it at the time. “Abuse is what...

Homes quickly found for cats surrendered after eviction

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Animal Control and a local nonprofit organization found homes for 15 cats taken in following an eviction in just over a...

Letter: First Selectman talks Beacon Falls

To the editor, As the leaves begin their final descent and we start anticipating the onset of frost, flurries, and more, there are several...

Changes intended to make report cards easier to understand

NAUGATUCK — Parents of elementary school students will see some changes to their child’s report cards soon. Before the start of the 2017-18 school year,...

No enforcement officer for blight bylaw

NAUGATUCK – The Naugatuck blight bylaw went into effect Monday without an enforcement officer or structure in place to take complaints, according to Mayor Robert...

Borough leaders consider rehiring fire chief

NAUGATUCK — Local leaders are negotiating a new contract with Fire Chief Charles Doback Jr., a 26-year member of the Naugatuck Fire Department who...

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