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New, higher taxes go into effect

Friday marks the beginning of a slew of new and higher taxes. The General Assembly, under the urging of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, has approved sweeping new tax increases and…

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State budget spares towns for now

Last week, legislators in Hartford passed a $40.1 billion budget for the next two years that offers painful labor cuts and tax increases but leaves municipalities largely unscathed. “The overriding,…

Naugatuck Mayor Bob Mezzo, left, greets then gubernatorial candidate Dannel Malloy at the Naugatuck Fire House in November.
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State budget battle could leave towns strapped for cash

While Gov. Dannel Malloy and the legislators up in Hartford are wrestling with the state budget, local elected officials are trying to put together their municipal budgets. Malloy’s proposed two-year,…

Local adult team stands in third place

The opponents of the Connecticut Hackers, the Naugatuck-based adult baseball team, aren’t just having trouble scoring runs—they are having trouble getting hits. The Hackers allowed just one hit in a…