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Obituary: Audrey Gendron

OXFORD — Audrey Gendron, 82, the wife of Bernard Gendron, died peacefully Feb. 1, 2019 at Griffin Hospital. Audrey was born on Aug. 27, 1936 in Waterbury, daughter of the…

Obituary: Janet L. (Scielzo) Anderson

Janet L. (Scielzo) Anderson, 72, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, after a long illness. Janet was born on Sept. 16, 1946 in Bridgeport, daughter of the late Jerry…

Obituary: Helen Niedzial

WATERBURY — Helen Niedzial, 95, passed away peacefully at Glendale Health Center on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019. She was born in Waterbury on Oct. 21, 1923, daughter of the late…

Obituary: James Raczkowski

NAUGATUCK — James Raczkowski, 77, passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019 at his home. He was the husband of Diana (Spinelli) Raczkowski. Mr. Raczkowski was born June 7, 1941 in…

Suspects target unlocked cars in Naugatuck

(Naugatuck police released this video surveillance from a home on Debbie Lane showing two suspects car through a car early Friday morning.) NAUGATUCK — Police are investigating complaints of items…

Library offering book blind dates

BEACON FALLS — To celebrate Valentine’s Day, the Beacon Falls Library is looking to fix patrons up on a blind date with a book. Through Feb. 13, people can stop…

Borough eyes former Risdon property

NAUGATUCK — The borough has set its sights on a 12-acre former manufacturing site in a bid to control its own destiny when it comes to developing the vacant parcel….

Prospect optometry office victimized by cyber attack

PROSPECT — Ransom. The word filled the screens of the 25-unresponsive computer monitors at the optometry offices of Dr. Thomas DeLuca, Dr. Anthony Marciano & Associates. “My heart froze,” DeLuca…

Obituary: Alberto Santos

NAUGATUCK — Alberto Santos, 75, husband of Ana (Teixeira) Santos, died unexpectedly on Jan. 29, 2019 in St. Petersburg, Fla. Alberto was born on Aug. 15, 1943 in Vilar de…

Borough board approves flyovers for next reval

NAUGATUCK — The borough is planning two more flyovers to assist officials with the next property revaluation. During a special meeting Jan. 17, the Board of Mayor and Burgesses approved…