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Scores show small steps taken forward

Naugatuck and Region 16 students in grades three through eight followed their peers across the state in making small gains in English language arts and math. The Connecticut Department of…

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Emergency notifications to come from local number

PROSPECT — Emergency notifications will now come from a local number, according to Mayor Robert Chatfield. Chatfield said the town’s Code RED system was recently upgraded. In the past, the…

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Prospect Library announces September artist

PROSPECT — The Prospect Library will feature the artwork of Prospect native Jennifer Tomaiolo in September. Tomaiolo earned a BFA from the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan and a…

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School year set to begin

The first day of school for Naugatuck and Region 16 public schools is Monday. School start times for Naugatuck are 8:55 a.m. for elementary schools, 8:25 a.m. for intermediate schools,…

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Ordinance would offer seniors tax credit

PROSPECT — The Town Council last week approved sending a proposed ordinance that would provide property tax credits to senior citizens and totally disabled homeowners to a public hearing. The…

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Students not the only ones starting fresh

PROSPECT — The start of a new school year can be an anxious time for students — particularly those entering a new school for the first time. Long River Middle…

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Region 16 2016-17 bus routes

For bus routes click on a school’s name below. The bus routes are subject to change. For more information on Region 16 routes or any changes, call Regional 16 Bus…

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DTC looking to fill vacancies

PROSPECT — The Prospect Democratic Town Committee is seeking individuals to fill vacancies on the Zoning Board of Appeals and the committee. Those interested in serving are asked to email…

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Car show cruising into town  

PROSPECT — With revving engines, unique paint jobs and shiny chrome, classic cars will descend on Prospect this weekend. The town’s 31st annual Sock Hop and Car Show is Sunday…

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Charter changes heading to the ballot

PROSPECT — The voters will ultimately decide come November whether they want their town clerk, town treasurer and tax collector appointed or elected. The Town Council on Tuesday approved the…