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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…

Volunteer Rita Starziski selects cans of soup from the pantry.

Food bank making holiday brighter

NAUGTUCK — The Ecumenical Food Bank is gearing up for Thanksgiving in a big way. Last Monday, volunteers gave out 252 holiday baskets to the needy in Naguatuck and Beacon…