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5K to raise funds for Naugatuck man

WATERBURY — The 10th annual Bob Veillette 5K Road Race and Walk is Sept. 12 at Library Park at Grand and Meadow streets. The event, which includes a 5K running…

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Feast serves up Portuguese culture

NAUGATUCK — Eels, cavacas and a 5K race? It must be time for the annual Sao Paio Festival. The Naugatuck Portuguese Club will host its 65th Annual Feast of Sao…

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Slideshow: All Arts Festival

The Naugatuck Arts Commission hosted the annual All Arts Festival Aug. 22 on the Green. –PHOTOS BY LUKE MARSHALL

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Forum for rail riders

NAUGATUCK — The Connecticut Commuter Rail Council will hold a commuter forum for Waterbury branch riders on Sept. 2 at 7 p.m. at the offices of the Naugatuck Historical Society…

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Spots available in preschool program

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck School Readiness program has open slots for preschool. Families must meet income requirements to qualify for the program. Children who will turn 4 years old on…

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New cadets sought for youth group

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Cadets organization wants to recruit new members. The organization accepts young males and females between 13 and 21. The group, which is affiliated with the…

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Special permits sought for projects

NAUGATUCK — The Zoning Commission opened public hearings last week on three proposed projects seeking special permits. Iftikhar Ahmad, of the Naugatuck-based HZM Petroleum Corp., has applied to build a…

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Interim principals lined up for City Hill

NAUGATUCK — Two former borough principals will serve in interim roles at City Hill Middle School while officials conduct a search for the next leader of the school. City Hill…

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Mezzo to join Ion Bank after term ends

NAUGATUCK — Mayor Robert Mezzo will join Ion Bank as a business development officer in its commercial lending department after he leaves office in the fall. Senior bank officials approached…

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Tournament honors longtime coach, teacher

NAUGATUCK — Fred Scheithe started coaching middle school girls basketball as favor to a fellow teacher who stepped down to start a family. That was 32 years ago. Scheithe has…