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Police latest borough union to agree to pension change

NAUGATUCK — The police union has become the sixth borough union to switch from a defined benefit pension plan to a defined contribution plan. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses…

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Town reaches accord with unions on furlough days

BEACON FALLS — The town agreed to give union employees eight furlough days this year, rather than the 10 previously suggested after First Selectman Susan Cable met with leaders from…

Talks between Beacon Falls, unions hinge on email

BEACON FALLS — As town boards work to finish a revised town budget for next year, the town and unions are trying to reach concessions. Talks between the town and…

Union voices displeasure with BOE’s hiring practices

NAUGATUCK — Union members expressed their disappointment with the way the Board of Education has handled recent position openings during last week’s board meeting. Sarah Poynton, president of American Federation…

Support staff union: ‘We’ve done our part’

NAUGATUCK — A union representing non-certified school staff says it is has done its part to help the school system make up a projected $2 million budget deficit. The union…

Teachers reject proposed concessions

NAUGATUCK — Mayor Bob Mezzo says teachers may have accepted a cost-savings plan worth about $570,000 if the school board had given them some incentive. “There is a give and…