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Officials approve transfer for sewer repairs

NAUGATUCK — The Joint Boards of Finance and Mayor and Burgesses last week approved the transfer of $135,000 for emergency sewer line repairs. The money is coming from the account…

Obituary: Eugene Gosk

OXFORD — Eugene Gosk, 85, of Oxford, the beloved husband of the late Jo-Ann Gilligan Gosk entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at his home. He was…

Obituary: Raymond Joseph Swirbitowicz

NAUGATUCK — Raymond Joseph Swirbitowicz, 87, husband of the late Margaret Mary (Schaefer) Swirbitowicz, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 27, 2017 at his home with his family by his…

NHS theater to present ‘Afraid of the Dark’

NAUGATUCK — Members of the Naugatuck High School theater club will tackle an age-old fear with humor. The club will present “Afraid of the Dark” this weekend, with showings at…

Capital briefs

Proposed bill would revise risk reduction credit program HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus, R-Prospect, testified on behalf of the House Republican Caucus on March 20 regarding House Bill 5992,…

Obituary: Dorine H. (Durr) Rowley

NAUGATUCK — Dorine H. (Durr) Rowley, 94, of Naugatuck entered into rest on Friday, March 24, 2017 at Wolcott View Manor. She was the devoted wife of the late Thomas…

Church selling pierogies during Lent

NAUGATUCK — The Holy Saviour National Catholic Church is selling homemade cheese or potato pierogies during Lent. Pierogies are available at the church, 118 Prospect St., on Sundays from 10…

School board to present spending plan

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education will present a $41.2 million budget proposal for the 2017-18 fiscal year at a public hearing on Wednesday. The spending plan…

Obituary: Ronald Marxo

NAUGATUCK — Ronald Marxo, 78, passed away Saturday, March 25, 2017 at his home. He was the husband of the late Marilyn Rose (Graham) Marxo, who passed away in 2011….

Obituary: Louis R. Monnerat Sr.

WOLCOTT — Louis R. Monnerat, Sr., 101, husband of the late Jean (Grochowski) Monnerat, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Thursday, March 23, 2017. Mr….