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Three in running for 15th District

NAUGATUCK — Democratic incumbent Joan Hartley is facing two challengers in her bid for an eighth term representing the 15th Senate District. The district includes Waterbury, Middlebury and Naugatuck. The…

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Obituary: Millicent A. Ford

NAUGATUCK — Miss Millicent A. Ford, 82, of Naugatuck, passed away unexpectedly early Thursday morning, Oct 30, 2014, at her home. Miss Ford was born in Waterbury, March 18, 1932,…

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Road closed for paving

NAUGATUCK — A portion of Union City Road is closed today for paving. Paving is taking place on the road from East Waterbury Road to Route 68. The work is…

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Campaign briefs

Hartley receives endorsements for re-election HARTFORD — The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Connecticut Save America’s Free Enterprise (SAFE) Trust has endorsed state Sen. Joan Hartley (D-15) for re-election…

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Sample ballot available online

PROSPECT — Voters can get a look at the town’s ballot online. Mayor Robert Chatfield said the ballot for the Nov. 4 election is available online at the town’s website,…

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Letter: Heroes walk among us

To the editor, Connecticut heroes walk among us — we go about our lives taking for granted help is available when needed. Dedicated first responders have skills that keep us…

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Letter: State needs to get fiscal house in order

To the editor, Earlier this year, a Gallup survey reported that half of Connecticut’s residents say that if given the chance they would move to another state. That’s a sad,…

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Obituary: Traci E. (Norton) Marino

NAUGATUCK — Traci E. (Norton) Marino, 45, of Naugatuck, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014 at St. Mary’s Hospital. Traci was born April 1, 1969 in Waterbury, a daughter of Maryellen…

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Obituary: Joseph A. Rotella Sr.

NAUGATUCK — Joseph A. Rotella, Sr., 78, of Naugatuck, the husband of the late Irene (Gesseck) Rotella and Joanne (Tuccillo) Rotella, died Wednesday, Oct. 29 at Waterbury Hospital surrounded by…

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Letter: Veteran supports Zupkus

To the editor, This veteran is supporting Lezlye Zupkus. I am a Marine Corps veteran who is deeply involved in helping other veterans enjoy the sport of fishing. Earlier this…