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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…

Father Michael Slusz, pastor of St. Francis of Assisi Church, poses with Bob Juliano, a parishioner who played Santa Claus for the Ecumenical toy collection Dec. 12. The toy sale was held at St. Michael’s Church.