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Towns to commemorate Memorial Day

Naugatuck, Prospect and Beacon Falls will honor Memorial Day this weekend. Naugatuck’s annual Memorial Day parade will step off, rain or shine, at 9:15 a.m. on North Main Street. World…


WWII vet to lead Memorial Day parade

NAUGATUCK — Joining the Navy at the young age of 17 didn’t seem out of place for Jules Andes Brinchman. “I was 17 when I went in. World War II…


Slideshow: Memorial Day

The towns of Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect each observed Memorial Day this past weekend. Naugatuck and Prospect held their annual Memorial Day parades Monday followed by ceremonies to commemorate…


Collections on schedule for holiday

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck’s trash and recycling curbside collection will be on schedule Monday, Memorial Day. Residents are asked to have their materials curbside the night before collection and leave 3…


WWII vet to lead parade

NAUGATUCK — U.S. Navy veteran Charles Roland will lead Naugatuck’s annual Memorial Day parade as the grand marshal. A Naugatuck native, Roland, 89, was born on the Allerton Farm, where…


Towns to commemorate Memorial Day

Naugatuck, Prospect and Beacon Falls will honor Memorial Day this weekend. The ceremonies will begin in Naugatuck on Monday at 8 a.m. with a Memorial Day Remembrance Mass in St….


Organizations urged to join parade

NAUGATUCK — All borough veteran, civic and fraternal organizations are encouraged to participate in the annual Memorial Day parade. The parade will be held May 26 and step off at…

Prospect held its annual Memorial Day was held parade May 27. The parade marched through downtown to the Prospect Ceremony for a ceremony honoring veterans who have died. –ELIO GUGLIOTTI
World War II Air Force veteran warrant officer Ernest Stewart of Shelton salutes the flag during a ceremony in front of Naugatuck Town Hall. Stewart served as grand marshal the Naugatuck Memorial Day parade on Monday. -ELIO GUGLIOTTI

A day to remember

NAUGATUCK — With three airplane crashes under his belt, warrant officer Ernie Stewart said he is lucky he’s not one of the fallen war dead honored on Memorial Day. His…

Borough to collect garbage on Memorial Day

NAUGATUCK — Curbside refuse and recycling will be collected on schedule on Memorial Day, May 27. Residents are asked have materials curbside by midnight the night before their collection with…