Tag Archives: Waterbury

Joint investigation targets drug dealing

WATERBURY — A joint investigation into drug dealing in the Greater Waterbury area netted charges against nearly 30 people, authorities say. Federal authorities announced on Thursday that they arrested 24…

Naugatuck, Waterbury seek grant from state

WATERBURY — Waterbury and Naugatuck leaders have asked state officials for up to $2.8 million to push a new road and utilities onto a 173.1 acre property straddling both communities….

Naugatuck closes on joint land purchase

NAUGATUCK — The borough closed Thursday morning on property it is purchasing jointly with the Waterbury Development Corp. to gain access to 160 acres of industrial space between the two…

Naugatuck man killed in Waterbury crash

WATERBURY — A Naugatuck man was one of two men killed Tuesday after the pickup truck he was driving crossed into opposing traffic on Watertown Avenue on and slammed into…

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Borough man to lead St. Patrick’s Day parade

WATERBURY — One day, while helping his father fix televisions and radios, a young John MacDonald picked up his dad’s handmade soldering iron and began using it like a pen…

Borough man arrested for poisoning boss

WATERBURY — A former employee in the city’s parks department was arrested Wednesday after police say he laced his boss’s oatmeal with a gritty chemical substance that’s normally used for…

Borough woman identified as victim in fatal crash

WATERBURY — A 61-year-old woman from Naugatuck died after a tractor trailer crashed into her car on Route 64 shortly before 5 p.m. Friday, police said. The woman, identified as…

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Work to interrupt train service on Waterbury line

WATERBURY — Train service on the Waterbury Branch of Metro-North Railroad will be suspended for a month and replaced with buses while maintenance is performed on the 28-mile, single-track route….

Waterbury woman killed in Prospect crash

PROSPECT – A Waterbury woman was killed when her car veered from the road and struck a tree Monday, state police said. Troopers said Mildred Smith, 78, of 130 Byam…

Waterbury cops: Medical problems cause fast-food drive-thru crash

WATERBURY — A Beacon Falls man had medical difficulties as he was entering the Burger King drive-thru on Thomaston Avenue shortly after 6 p.m. Tuesday, causing him to drive over…