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Art Roppi, of Naugatuck, shares a laugh while talking with a family during the Naugatuck Christmas Day Dinner Committee’s annual Christmas dinner in 2011 at St. Michael's Episcopal Church in Naugatuck. This year’s dinner will be held Wednesday from 12 to 2 p.m. at the church. –RA ARCHIVE

A Christmas dinner for all

NAUGATUCK — For the past 20-something years, the Ecumenical Conference of Churches of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls has hosted a Christmas day dinner for the community. This Christmas, the tradition…

Ellen Rooney, a volunteer at the Ecumenical Food Bank in Naugatuck, bags groceries for low-income individuals and families. The food bank is expecting a lot of customers next week for Thanksgiving.

Food pantries see increased need as holidays near

NAUGATUCK — With the holidays fast approaching, local food banks are preparing for a rise in customers that usually comes this time of the year. Last year, lines at the…