Tag Archives: Franklin Johnson Sr. Citizenship Award

Scheithes to receive Citizenship Award

NAUGATUCK — The borough is honoring a couple who has given back to the youth of Naugatuck for more than three decades. Lifelong borough residents Fred and Jeanne Scheithe are…

Borough to honor Martins

NAUGATUCK — For Marcelo Martins, volunteering is about making his hometown a better place. “I just thought, if we all did a little, it would make our community so much…

Honoring citizenship

NAUGATUCK — There is a lot of discussion on social media and in general conversation about what is wrong with the country, the state of Connecticut and the Borough of…

DeBisschop earns Citizenship Award

NAUGATUCK — A lifetime of volunteering has brought one Naugatuck resident an award named after his mentor. John DeBisschop III, a Naugatuck native and lieutenant with the Naugatuck Fire Department,…

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Elks leader chosen for citizenship award

NAUGATUCK — Decades ago, James Desmarais Sr. said, his wife inspired him to become more active in the borough. “My wife got tired of me being a couch potato and…

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Borough to honor Doback with citizenship award

NAUGATUCK — Joan Doback, chairwoman of the Naugatuck Education Foundation, has won this year’s Franklin Johnson Sr. Citizenship Award, given every fall to a borough resident who carries on the…