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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…


Legion, union hosting Halloween party

NAUGATUCK — Ghouls, goblins and ghosts will once again parade down Old Firehouse Road. American Legion Post 17 and Naugatuck Fire Fighters Local 1219 are hosting their annual Halloween Parade…


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…


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…

Girls Scouts from Prospect Troop 54639 show off their patriotism during Prospect’s 2012 Memorial Day parade. –FILE PHOTO

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…

Santa brings in the holiday cheer at Naugatuck's tree lighting ceremony last year.

Towns to usher in holiday season

Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls will kick the holiday season into gear over the next few days with an array of festivities. Naugatuck This year’s tree lighting festivities will be…


Towns to commemorate Memorial Day

Local towns are planning parades, services, and music, and an aircraft flyover for Memorial Day weekend in honor of the men and women who died in military service. The following…

Beacon Hose Company's rescue truck passes in front of the Town Hall.

Prospect Christmas Parade

The Prospect Fire Department held its annual Christmas Parade and Town Tree Lighting Sunday night. The parade was led by Chief Marty Lautensclager and featured lit up and decorated fire…