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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…


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…


Slideshow: All Arts Festival

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


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…


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…