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Members of the Smolkis, Drury, and Leblanc families hosted a Christmas dinner for veterans and their families Sunday at the VFW in Prospect.

Prospect family decides it’s better to give than receive

PROSPECT — It came without ribbons. It came without tags. It came without packages, boxes, or bags. Like the Whos down in Whoville, the Smolkis, Drury, and Leblanc families know…

Participants from Naugatuck include (from left) Carolyn Burger, Kelli Grzeika, Londyn Burger a member of Brownie Troop #64047, Alissa Grzeika, Lauren Burger a member of Girl Scout Troop # 64188. They are all members of Salem Lutheran Church.

DAR sponsors valentine making party for wounded

NAUGATUCK – Trumbull-Porter Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) sponsored their fourth annual Valentine making party Jan. 9 as part of the DAR Project Patriot. More than…

Cadets have the opportunity to travel to such aerospace science landmarks like the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, above.

Air Force Jr. ROTC enrollment surges

NAUGATUCK — For the first time since the U.S. military became an all-volunteer force, recruiters in all branches met and exceeded their total enlistment goal of 164,000 in the 2009…