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A color guard from the Naugatuck American Legion, Post 17 helped honor the late Franklin Johnson, Sr. before the season opener between the Prospect-Beacon Falls and Naugatuck American Legion baseball squads.

Johnson honored, PBF rallies past Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — Mike Diurno slammed a two-run single to right, scoring Ryan Genua and Jack DeBiase in the top of the seventh inning as Prospect-Beacon Falls came back to defeat…

Burgess Robert Burns salutes a new street sign that honors the late Franklin E. Johnson, Sr. as Johnson;s family, looks on at right.

Street dedicated to Johnson’s memory

NAUGATUCK — Franklin Johnson Sr. lived his 85 years serving God, family and country, said Naugatuck Veterans’ Council Vice Chairman W. Francis Dambowsky. Dambowsiy told a crowd of more than…