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Community supports woman’s fight against brain tumor

NAUGATUCK — Hundreds of people attended a pasta dinner fundraiser for a beloved Naugatuck woman Sunday in what friends and family say is a testament to the type of woman…

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Auction yields little interest

NAUGATUCK — It does not appear that anything will be built on the old Peter Paul candy factory property in the near future. The real estate company selling the property…

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Festival makes cultural connections

NAUGATUCK — As Naugatuck continues to become a more ethnically and religiously diverse community, the Naugatuck Cultural Council continues to seek ways to build camaraderie among community members. On Sunday,…

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Argument ends in stabbing

NAUGATUCK — A local man who tried to confront someone he thought was snooping around his apartment Sunday night ended up in the hospital after being stabbed in the stomach,…

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NHS grad returns to inspire students

NAUGATUCK — He spent four years at the renowned Juilliard School in Manhattan, and upon graduation he toured the world, performing as a baritone on the most prestigious opera stages…

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Church to celebrate feast in new hall

NAUGATUCK — St. Francis of Assisi Church will welcome the community to its new parish hall with a celebration. The church is hosting a two-day celebration of the Feast of…

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Campaign briefs

Shehu qualifies for program HARTFORD — Republican state Senate candidate Karl Shehu has qualified for the Citizens’ Election Program for the 2014 general election. The program is a voluntary program,…

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Getting ready for winter

Program weatherizes apartment complex in Naugatuck NAUGATUCK — The coming winter will be a warmer one for residents of the Lewis Circle Apartments. Free weatherization upgrades are currently being done…

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Waterbury line gets new train

WATERBURY — A new weekend train schedule that takes effect on Nov. 9 will add a late-night train to the Waterbury Branch. The new schedule will allow train riders to…

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Vendors sought for craft festival

NAUGATUCK — The St. Hedwig Ladies Guild is seeking craft and tag sale vendors to participate in its first Craft Festival. The festival is scheduled for Oct. 18, from 9…