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Suspects steal ATM from gas station

NAUGATUCK — Police are searching for two suspects who broke into a gas station overnight Wednesday and stole an ATM. The burglary occurred at about 1:15 a.m. at the Citgo…

Historic barn collapses under weight of snow, ice

PROSPECT — A snow and ice storm last week was too much for a historic barn in town to bear. The barn, which sat on land at the corner of…

Obituary: Delia (Willy) Scinto

BEACON FALLS — Delia (Willy) Scinto, 85, of Beacon Falls passed away on Jan. 26, 2019 at the Vitas Unit at St. Mary’s Hospital. She was the wife of the…

Obituary: Antonia M. Halloran

NAUGATUCK — Antonia “Ann” M. Halloran, 96, wife of the late Joseph G. Halloran, passed away peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, at the Glendale Center, surrounded by her loving…

Selectmen OK tax deferral program

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen Monday night agreed to allow certain federal workers, who live in town, impacted by the partial government shutdown to defer tax payments, granted…

Obituary: Raymond J. Cox Sr.

NAUGATUCK — Raymond J. Cox Sr., 75, of Naugatuck, the beloved husband of the late Faith Cox, entered into rest peacefully on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. He was born in…

Obituary: Francis Fazzino

NAUGATUCK — Francis “Frank” “Fuzzy” Fazzino, 75, husband of Mary (Murtha) Fazzino, died Jan. 25, 2019 at Bristol Hospital. Frank was born on June 19, 1943 in Waterbury, the son…

Obituary: Caroline F. Carpenter Hirschmann Eby Ring

Caroline F. Carpenter Hirschmann Eby Ring, 76, of Patterson, La., formerly of Prospect, entered into rest peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019. Before relocating to Louisiana she was a proud…

Obituary: Marilyn M. Foster

NAUGATUCK — Marilyn M. Foster, 92, wife of the late Lewis P. Foster, passed away surrounded by her family at Waterbury Hospital on Jan. 25, 2019. Marilyn was born in…

Obituary: Joseph Schumski Jr.

BEACON FALLS — Joseph Schumski Jr., 100, beloved husband of Jennie (Jasinski) Schumski, passed away peacefully at his home on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019. Mr. Schumski was born in Seymour…