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Downtown plans elicit excitement

NAUGATUCK — Excitement was the word of choice at the Naugatuck Economic Development Corporation’s 11th Annual Meeting. “Tonight, I’m excited,” said Mayor Robert Mezzo as he addressed a near capacity…

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Plotting the course

NAUGATUCK — The borough is plotting how to proceed following the vote on bonding for four capital projects this month. On Nov. 4 voters rejected three proposals on the ballot…

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Borough collecting letters for Santa

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck residents can drop off letters to Santa Claus at the park department through Dec. 19. Letters can be dropped off in a mailbox in the entrance of…

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Grad rate goes up at NHS

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School’s graduation rate has improved between 2013 and 2014, the school’s principal announced last week. The four-year cohort graduation rate went from 77.9 percent in 2013,…

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Disabled train halts Waterbury Line

WATERBURY – The Metro-North Waterbury Line is out of service for an undetermined length of time after an air compressor failed on one of two morning peak trains Wednesday morning,…

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Honoring citizenship

NAUGATUCK — There is a lot of discussion on social media and in general conversation about what is wrong with the country, the state of Connecticut and the Borough of…

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Budget set, tax bills going out

NAUGATUCK — The third time proved to be the charm in regards to the borough’s budget. In October, officials adopted a $112.9 million budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year, which…

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Library features flag display

NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Library is featuring a special display of flags throughout the month. The display includes 10 flags, which trace the history of the American Flag as it…

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Cellular Connection holding food drive

NAUGATUCK — The Cellular Connection in Naugatuck is holding a food drive through Dec. 12 as part of the national Stop the Hunger campaign. Donations of canned and boxed food…

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Safe workplace policy in the works

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education is in the process of implementing a safe workplace policy in response to allegations of bullying, verbal abuse and threats of violence at the…