Tag Archives: Charley Marenghi


Teacher of the year evolves with students

NAUGATUCK — Learning how to engage a new crop of students year after year is a lot like playing poker. At least that is the analogy veteran teacher Charley Marenghi…


Band director passes the baton

NAUGATUCK — In the summer of 1999, Charley Marenghi and a friend decided to revive the Naugatuck Community Band, which had been defunct for about 18 years. Under the direction…

Charley Marenghi

Rotary to honor Marenghi

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Rotary Club named Charley Marenghi this year’s recipient of the Paul Harris Award. “I’m really honored and I’m astounded that I would be given an award…

The Rubber City Blues Band plays shows all over Connecticut. - photo SUBMITTED

Horn band delivers big sound

[portfolio_slideshow tumbs=true] After 20 years of playing bars and clubs, Naugatuck native Scott Spallone aka “Big Daddy” (He describes himself as heroically proportioned), thought his bar days were over. He…