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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…


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…


Towns plan Memorial Day commemorations

Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls will honor Memorial Day this weekend. Naugatuck will hold its annual Memorial Day parade on Monday. “There are numerous reasons why someone should come and…


A day for remembrance

NAUGATUCK — Robert Burns was a young sailor dodging German submarines on his way to France after he graduated from Naugatuck High School in 1944. In August, while those back…