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Raffle tickets on sale for duck race

NAUGATUCK — Raffle tickets are now on sale throughout the Greater Waterbury region for the Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce’s 12th annual Duck Day and Race. Sales of raffle tickets help…

Never too old for a degree

84-year-old Naugatuck woman graduates from Post University   NAUGATUCK — More than six decades after she originally thought about going to college, Charlotte Butler donned a black cap and gown…

Legends grace high school lobby

NAUGATUCK — Legends from Naugatuck High School were immortalized last week as they gathered to share their stories with friends, family and students at their former stomping grounds. Naugatuck High…

Hop Brook wins donation challenge

NAUGATUCK — Hop Brook Elementary School won this year’s annual “Bag It Up For Goodwill Donation Challenge.” The challenge, which is run by the Goodwill of Western & Northern Connecticut,…

Naugatuck High earns continued accreditation

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School will retain its status as a fully accredited school for another 10 years. The school district announced last week that the New England Association of Schools…

Board hires new associate principal for NHS

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School has a new associate principal, much to the chagrin of some students. The Board of Education voted unanimously to hire John Harris to fill the…

Eversource, borough holding light bulb swap

NAUGATUCK — Eversource and the borough will host a free light bulb swap for residents Saturday from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Energize CT booth during the Downtown Spring…

YMCA hosting 5K road race

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA is holding its Rubber Duck 5K Road Race on June 4. The race begins at 9 a.m. in front of Nardelli’s on Maple Street. The…

Position to oversee health, athletics in schools

NAUGATUCK — Athletics, physical education, health and more in borough schools will soon fall under the purview of a new position. The Board of Education last week approved a job…

Public works announces Maple Street bridge closure

NAUGATUCK — The Maple Street bridge is scheduled to be closed for parts of three days this week. The bridge, which is under construction and only open one-way, will be…