Community snapshots

The Naugatuck Fire Department recently held its 7th annual Connecticut Fire Prevention Poster Contest for borough students. On Jan. 23, the department recognized the contest winners, from left, fourth-graders Makayla Cristanti, Livia Sarnelli, Rebecca Carney, fifth-graders Hailey Russell, Kylie Neretich and Izabella Kozlowski. The winners received bicycles and helmets paid for through a $1,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation. The posters made by first place winners Cristanti and Russell will move on to the New Haven County competition. –LUKE MARSHALL

The Naugatuck Fire Department recently held its 7th annual Connecticut Fire Prevention Poster Contest for borough students. On Jan. 23, the department recognized the contest winners, from left, fourth-graders Makayla Cristanti, Livia Sarnelli, Rebecca Carney, fifth-graders Hailey Russell, Kylie Neretich and Izabella Kozlowski. The winners received bicycles and helmets paid for through a $1,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation. The posters made by first place winners Cristanti and Russell will move on to the New Haven County competition. –LUKE MARSHALL