Local News for Naugatuck, Connecticut

State launches loan program for businesses03/27/2020

State launches loan program for businesses

By Paul Hughes, Republican-American HARTFORD – The Lamont administration is launching a promised emergency loan program to help small businesses survive the coronavirus pandemic. The Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan Program is offering businesses and nonprofits with 100 or fewer employees one-year, interest-free loans of up to $75,000. It is also open to solo practitioners. “What READ MORE.
State warns of coronavirus-related scams03/27/2020

State warns of coronavirus-related scams

By Paul Hughes, Republican-American HARTFORD – State officials are warning consumers about scammers marketing and selling fake at-home testing kits for coronavirus. The Office of Attorney General and the Department of Consumer Protection reported this week that both are starting to see fake test kits being marketed to the public as ways to test for READ MORE.
03/26/2020

Meetings Canceled

NAUGATUCK – In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Naugatuck Historical Society has canceled all meetings, programs and office hours until April 15, at which time they will reevaluate. Read the rest of the article on primepublishers.com READ MORE.
COVID-19 cases, deaths surge03/26/2020

COVID-19 cases, deaths surge

By Paul Hughes, Republican-American HARTFORD – The COVID-19 outbreak continued surging Wednesday as nearly 260 more infections and seven more deaths were reported in Connecticut. The running count of laboratory-confirmed cases of 2019 coronavirus disease rose to 875 and the death toll climbed to 19 since the first infection involving a state patient was recorded READ MORE.
HWM Library: Ion Bank customers, if ...03/26/2020

HWM Library: Ion Bank customers, if …

Ion Bank customers, if you haven’t used your vote yet, remember the Ion Bank Community Award Program ends on March 31. Voting for your favorite nonprofit is easy online, just use this link: It’s quick, easy, and economical! Thanks for your support. Read the article on twitter.com READ MORE.
Police blotter03/25/2020

Police blotter

Naugatuck police recently filed the following charges: Samantha D. Gomez, 33, of 158 Frost Road, Waterbury, was charged March 6 with second-degree failure to appear. Police reported on March 6 the accused was arrested on an active failure to appear (PRAWN) arrest warrant. The accused was released on a $5,000 surety bond and scheduled to READ MORE.
03/25/2020

Cancellations

NAUGATUCK – In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Naugatuck Historical Society has canceled all meetings, programs and office hours until April 15. Read the rest of the article on primepublishers.com READ MORE.