Naugatuck BOE member asked to resign over ‘alarming’ social media posts

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News NAUGATUCK -- A Board of Education member is refusing to step down for sharing sexually suggestive photos of young girls on...

State’s attorney releases footage of officer-involved shooting in Naugatuck

By Elio Gugliotti and Andrew Larson, Staff NAUGATUCK — Joseph T. Corradino, state's attorney for the district of Fairfield, on Thursday released body camera footage...

Lamont issues warning to schools who switch to remote learning

By Paul Hughes Republican-American HARTFORD -- Gov. Ned Lamont and Education Commissioner Charlene Russell-Tucker stood firm Tuesday that schools that switch to remote learning for coronavirus-related...

Man jumps to death off Prospect Bridge

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — A 24-year-old Prospect man died after jumping from the Prospect Street Bridge onto Route 8 on April 15. Naugatuck police responded...

Sandy Hook responder found dead in Naugatuck cemetery

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News NAUGATUCK -- A retired Newtown police sergeant, who responded in the wake of the Sandy Hook School shooting, was found dead...

American Pie restaurant closes in Naugatuck

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News NAUGATUCK -- Popular borough restaurant American Pie has closed because the owner says a rent increase was too big to swallow. American...

Waterbury/Naugatuck Amazon project moves forward after purchase

WATERBURY -- Bluewater Property Group will buy the 157 acre Waterbury/Naugatuck Industrial Park site for $2.5 million with plans to build an Amazon distribution...

Deal in the works for former Peter Paul site

By Andreas Yilma, Staff Writer NAUGATUCK — After more than a decade of sitting vacant, the former Peter Paul site on New Haven Road may...

Update: Derby man dies after crashing off Route 8, down embankment in Beacon Falls

Elio Gugliotti, Editor BEACON FALLS — A 24-year-old Derby man died Monday at Waterbury Hospital after he was ejected from a car that crashed down...

Former borough native receives 9 years for theft of Yale tech

By Bruno Matarazzo Jr. Republican-American NAUGATUCK -- A federal judge Thursday sentenced a former Naugatuck woman to nine years in prison for stealing and reselling...

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