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Commerce Secretary Gary Locke thanks the American public for its overwhelming response to the 2010 Census at a news conference unveiling the first results from the 2010 Census on December 21, 2010. -CONTRIBUTED

Census shows local growth, increasing minority populations

The 2010 U.S. Census confirms what town officials have known for a long time—local towns are welcoming more minorities into their communities than ever before. Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls…


Local officials advocate census participation

Two days after census forms were due, many local residents still had not returned them, though response rates in all three towns met or exceeded national and state averages. In…