Tag Archives: Naugatuck

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Board OKs plan for grant

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education has approved a plan on how to use its share alliance district funding. The Naugatuck school district is considered an “alliance district,” one of…

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World Series dream comes true

NAUGATUCK — Every April across the country young players dust off their baseball mitts and rummage through the closet looking for a crumpled up baseball cap with the dream of…

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Night of Hope Sunday

NAUGATUCK — A “Night of Hope” will be held Sunday evening to raise awareness on the issue of missing persons. The event was started as a candle light vigil by…

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Petitions for referendum submitted

NAUGATUCK — Volunteers handed in petitions Friday morning in an effort to force a second budget referendum. Matthew Katra, a former Board of Finance member who has organized the petition…

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Foley earns local support

Local Republicans sided with the majority of their party last week in choosing Thomas Foley to challenge for the governor’s seat. Foley defeated State Sen. John McKinney in the GOP…

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Schools announce guidelines for programs

The Naugatuck and Region 16 school districts have announced their policies for determining eligibility of children who may receive free or reduced price meals or free milk. The income guidelines…

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Search continues for missing man

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police continue to search for a 30-year-old man who has been missing since July 24. Andrew Barker of Thomaston was last seen in Naugatuck, where he had…

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Another referendum likely

NAUGATUCK — A second budget referendum looks to be in the cards for Naugatuck. Former Board of Finance member Matthew Katra, who spearheaded the first petition effort, confirmed that he…

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Budget foe elicits conflicting views

NAUGATUCK — To angry taxpayers, he’s a champion fighting bloated budgets. To residents who support elected leaders, he’s an opportunist. Matt Katra stands at the forefront of two recent petition…

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Hackers reach title game

NAUGATUCK — The Hackers used a big inning early and held on late to advance to their league’s postseason title game. For the second week in a row, the Hackers…