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Metro-North switching to buses on Waterbury line

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WATERBURY — Substitute buses will begin running in place of trains on the Waterbury branch Monday. Metro-North Railroad, which operates the rail line for the...

Funeral homes balance safety with need for grieving

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By Roger Cleaveland, Republican-American Funeral directors are working to balance safety amid the COVID-19 outbreak with the need for closure for family and friends of...

Self-employed, contractors can file for jobless benefits

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By Paul Hughes, Republican-American HARTFORD — The Department of Labor started accepting unemployment applications Thursday from the self-employed, independent contractors, and “gig economy” workers. Labor Commissioner...

Signalization project continues on Waterbury branch

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By Andrew Larson, Republican-American WATERBURY — New rail cars are needed in order to realize the main benefit of signalizing the Waterbury branch of Metro-North...

Officials declare states of emergencies, take further precautions

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By Andreas Yilma and Elio Gugliotti, Citizen’s News Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect joined municipalities across the state this week in declaring states of emergency...

Ambulance catches fire in Beacon Falls

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By Elio Gugliotti, Editor BEACON FALLS — One of Beacon Hose Co. No. 1's two ambulances caught fire Monday afternoon as EMTs were taking a...

Illegal burn causes brush fire in Beacon Falls

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Elio Gugliotti, Editor BEACON FALLS — An illegal burn sparked a brush fire that quickly spread due to dry and windy conditions Monday afternoon. Beacon Hose...

Two people hospitalized after car rolls over on Route 8

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BEACON FALLS — Two people were taken to Waterbury Hospital after a car rolled over on Route 8 north Thursday morning. The one-car accident occurred...

Zoning amendment sought for indoor shooting range

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BEACON FALLS — The town’s first indoor shooting range may soon be built in the Pinesbridge Commerce Park, depending on whether the Planning and...

Brush fire burns woods in Beacon Falls

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By Elio Gugliotti, Editor BEACON FALLS — A brush fire deep in the woods near the Seymour line kept firefighters busy for two days this...

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