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Among the 40 Under 40

Clinical director at nonprofit recognized by Connecticut Magazine NAUGATUCK — Each year, Connecticut Magazine honors the best of the best of a new generation in its 40 leaders under the…

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Draft blight ordinance under further review

PROSPECT — The town’s proposed blight ordinance could undergo some changes before coming to the public again. The Town Council held a public hearing on the proposed ordinance on Jan….

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Mother of fall victim suing borough

NAUGATUCK — The mother of a 24-year-old Stratford man who died after falling from the fourth floor of an apartment in Naugatuck two years ago is suing the borough and…

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Fantasy becomes Super Bowl reality

BEACON FALLS — A local man’s skills at fantasy football made a trip to the Super Bowl a reality. Federico Martinez, 19, of Beacon Falls is going to Super Bowl…

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Bomb threat proves to be a hoax

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School was placed in lockdown for a couple hours Thursday due to a bomb threat that proved to be a hoax. According to police, a bomb…

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Council looking at salaries

PROSPECT — The Town Council is reviewing the salaries and job descriptions of some elected officials. Town Council Chairman Thomas Galvin said the council typically bases the salary and raises…

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Charging station waiting on juice

BEACON FALLS — The town’s electric vehicle charging station is set up and almost ready to go. It’s just waiting on one thing — electricity. The charged station has been…

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Towns weather storm

With the blizzard winding down towns have begun the process of digging out. Prospect Mayor Robert Chatfield said the town had no medical emergencies, no fires, and no injuries thus…

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Firefighters quickly extinguish blaze

NAUGATUCK — Two Connecticut Light & Power workers driving to a service call spotted a house on fire Sunday afternoon and immediately called 911. CL&P workers Skyler Ryng and Paul…

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Historical society taking steps to improve

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Historical Society hopes to improve with the help of a mentoring program. The historical society is one of 24 museums that have been accepted into StEPS-CT,…