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JAYLIN MARTINEZ, 18, 28 May St., Naugatuck, breach of peace second-degree, unlawful restraint second-degree, March 25. ANTHONY LOPEZ, 23, 53 Scott St., Naugatuck, breach of...

William Garay-Rivera

WATERBURY - It is with heavy hearts that the Garay-Rivera family announces the unexpected passing of their soul mate, father and brother, William Garay-Rivera,...

James J. Charette

PROSPECT - James Julian Charette, 75, of Prospect, died Wednesday, March 27, 2024, at Saint Mary's Hospital in Waterbury. He was the beloved husband...

Residents advised to take down bird-feeders

BY STEVE BIGHAM CITIZENS NEWS SOUTHBURY State environmental officials are urging residents to take down their bird-feeders to reduce the growing number of interactions between...

Eversource to resume shutoffs for nonpayment

Eversource Energy will resume utility service shutoffs for nonpayment beginning May 2. The company had refrained from cutting off people's electricity since the COVID-19 pandemic,...

Donald C. Gould

PROSPECT --Donald C. Gould, 69, of Prospect, passed away March 19, 2024. He was born Oct. 8, 1954, the only child of the late George...

Region 16 looking at 2% budget increase

  BY ANDREAS YILMA CITIZENS NEWS PROSPECT - The Regional School District 16 Board of Education has proposed a $43.9 million budget for the 2024-2025 school year. The...

Mrs. Ruth A. Holley

NAUGATUCK -- Mrs. Ruth Alice (Durette) Holley, age 88, of Naugatuck, died peacefully on Thursday, March 7, 2024, at the Masonicare Health Care Facility...

Shirley Sabo

PROSPECT -- Shirley (Matijosaitis) Sabo, 91, of Prospect, passed away peacefully in her home on March 7, 2024, surrounded by her loving family. She...

Don’t get ticked off in Prospect

By STEVE BIGHAM PROSPECT -- Got ticks? CT Agricultural Experiment Station in New Haven is seeking homeowners in Cheshire, Prospect and Wolcott to take part in...

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