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An auditor’s report showed former Beacon Falls Town Clerk Kurt Novak, left, pictured above in 2007, mishandled funds prior to his resignation. –CONTRIBUTED
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Mismanagement of funds preceded clerk’s resignation

BEACON FALLS — According to a town audit report, Kurt Novak, who resigned from the position of town clerk for personal reasons on March 16, had mishandled funds. The Board…

Former state representative Len Greene Sr. was appointed Monday night to replace former Town Clerk Kurt Novak, who resigned earlier this month. –RA ARCHIVE
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Selectmen appoint Greene as town clerk

Audit report center of controversy BEACON FALLS — By a vote of 2-1, the Board of Selectmen appointed Len Greene Sr. as town clerk to replace former Town Clerk Kurt…

Former Beacon Falls Town Clerk Kurt Novak, left, seen above in 2007, has resigned for personal reasons. –CONTRIBUTED
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Personal reasons lead to resignation of town clerk

BEACON FALLS — The town’s longtime town clerk has resigned from his elected position, saying he wants to devote his attention to family and personal matters. Kurt Novak, a Republican…

Office hours for town clerk, tax collector to change

BEACON FALLS — The town clerk and tax collector will now hold offices hours by appointment only Thursday evenings. Town Clerk Kurt Novak and Tax Collector Mildred Jurzynski told the…

Labor attorney Francis D’Urso addresses the crowd Monday night during a public hearing a proposed ordinance changes that would eliminate the elected positions of tax collector and town clerk. D’Urso helped to draft the proposal. LARAINE WESCHLER
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Public raises issue with proposed ordinance changes

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectman got an earful when it presented proposed ordinance changes that would eliminate the elected positions of tax collector and town clerk in favor…

A $10 million plan for road repairs is heading to referendum this month.
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Committee proposes eliminating elected clerk, tax collector positions

BEACON FALLS — An ordinance committee has proposed two ordinances that would change the elected positions of tax collector and town clerk to hired ones. If the ordinances went into…

Borough’s new clerk begins job

NAUGATUCK — After winning her position in the May elections, Michelle Dowling began her new job this month as Town Clerk. “It’s probably the best public office to work in,”…

Mayor forms panel to study retirement payouts

NAUGATUCK — Mayor Robert Mezzo appointed four burgesses Tuesday to a subcommittee to confront the issue of retirement payouts to elected officials, which borough officials have widely debated since retiring…

Dowling thanks supporters

Thank you to all who supported me in my recent bid to become Naugatuck’s next Town Clerk. Your response was both overwhelming and humbling. I am grateful for the opportunity…

Letter to the editor: Retiring Town Clerk backs Dowling

In the blink of an eye, 28 years have passed since I was first elected to serve the people of Naugatuck as Town Clerk. As I now head to my…