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Naugatuck announces Independence Day celebration

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck’s Independence Day celebration will be July 3 from 6 to 10 p.m. on Old Firehouse Road. The celebration will feature vendors and a fireworks show. Any interested…

Enthusiastic about education

Burns named Naugatuck’s teacher of the year NAUGATUCK — After 16 years teaching in Naugatuck schools, Jodie Burns hasn’t lost any energy or enthusiasm for the job. “When I come…

Council sets mill rate

Towns playing guessing game with state revenue PROSPECT — Weeks after the town’s budget was approved, the Town Council on Monday set the mill rate for the 2017-18 fiscal year…

Naugatuck police announce checkpoint

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department will be running a sobriety check point Saturday on the Salem Bridge from 6:30 p.m. through 2:30 a.m.

DOT announces scheduled bridge closure

NAUGATUCK — The Route 68 bridge is scheduled to be closed this weekend to accommodate ongoing construction, the state Department of Transportation announced. The bridge, which connects Bridge Street to…

Slideshow: NHS graduation

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 2017 graduated June 14 on Veterans Field at the school.

NHS grads ‘ready to take on the world’

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School Class of 2017 Valedictorian P.J. Morrissey draws motivation from a desire to see a positive outcome in everything he does, and there have been quite…

A first for festivals in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police officers are looking to fill some bellies while raising money for a good cause this weekend. The Naugatuck Police Union is hosting its first Food Truck…

Florist closes shop after 4 decades

NAUGATUCK — All that remained of Flowers Plus, the business Terry Raimo ran for more than 40 years, was a line of three blue tents in a parking lot on…

DEEP implements changes at shooting range

NAUGATUCK — The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is making changes to the High Rock Shooting Association range since a hiker found spent ammunition near a trail. The…