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Naugatuck news

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Eastern Co. reports gains

NAUGATUCK — The Eastern Co. posted a significant net gain in profit for this year’s first quarter. The Naugatuck-based company on Wednesday reported a 50 percent increase in its first-quarter…

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Naugatuck to honor Earth Mayor

NAUGATUCK — Borough resident Felipe Flores will be honored Friday morning as Naugatuck’s Earth Day Mayor of the Day. Flores will be recognized during a ceremony at 10 a.m. at…

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Scholarships

Naugatuck Woman’s Club NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Woman’s Club is accepting applications for its annual scholarships. The club awards two $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who live in…

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Legislators support alternative budget

HARTFORD — Republican state lawmakers have proposed an alternative budget proposal, which has gained the support of local lawmakers. “Providing alternatives that fund important programs and reduce overall state spending…

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NHS, WRHS graduation dates set

School officials in Naugatuck and Region 16 have approved the dates for graduation ceremonies this year. Naugatuck High School’s Class of 2014 will graduate June 24 at the Palace Theater,…

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River Fest ready to return

BEACON FALLS — Kayaks, canoes and rubber ducks are getting ready to share the Naugatuck River again during the annual River Fest. The festival will take place May 3. The…

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Superintendent search down to one

NAUGATUCK — An assistant superintendent of New Britain public schools is in line to become the new head of the Naugatuck school system. Naugatuck Board of Education Chairman Dave Heller…

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Police to collect unwanted drugs

Naugatuck and state police are participating in a national drug takeback program later this month. The seventh National Drug Take Back Day for unwanted or unused prescription drugs is April…

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Schools to host music festival

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck public schools music department will host the annual town-wide Borough Music Festival this week. The festival will be held Friday at 7 p.m. at Naugatuck High…

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Infant’s death under investigation

NAUGATUCK — Police opened an investigation into the untimely death of an infant when the baby was found unresponsive Tuesday morning at the infant’s home on Diamond Street. Naugatuck police…