Man jumps to death off Prospect Bridge

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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...

Fires keep borough crews busy

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BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — Borough firefighters had a busy time Easter weekend after a few fires broke out and 17 residents were displaced. The Naugatuck...

School health center proposed

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BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — Borough school officials are looking for a grant to establish a school-based health center The Board of Education unanimously voted to...

Prisoner gets sentence cut for training service dogs

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BY BRUNO MATARAZZO JR. REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN WATERBURY — A former Naugatuck man had his 16-year prison sentence for manslaughter reduced by 18 months last week after applying...

Referendum planned for new turf field

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BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education will look to hold a double referendum at the beginning of next month on...

Former congressman Ron Sarasin has died; ran for governor in ’78

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BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN BEACON FALLS — Former U.S. Rep.  Ronald A. Sarasin, a native of Beacon Falls, died March 27 at age 88. Sarasin was...

Companies team up to provide support to officers’ survivors

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BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — A borough-based embroidery company and a South Carolina fabric and textile manufacturer have partnered once more to provide some form...

Gun range proposal pulled

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BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN PROSPECT — The Prospect Gun Club has withdrawn all three applications from the Land Use Department for a new proposed gun range...

Budget crunch forces Meals on Wheels to grind to a halt

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BY STEVE BIGHAM REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN SOUTHBURY — A budget crunch has forced the area’s Meals on Wheels program to temporarily suspend all Wednesday deliveries to homebound seniors,...

Borough schools seek 4.59% budget hike

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BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN NAUGATUCK — School officials March 27 presented the Board of Education’s $67.4 million 2023-24 budget proposal to the Board of Finance during...

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