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Placing flags a continuation of brothers’ service

NAUGATUCK — Every year before Veterans Day and Memorial Day twin brothers Bill and Manny Matos can be found placing new flags on the graves of veterans in St. James…

Towns to commemorate Veterans Day

Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect will mark Veterans Day with ceremonies The Naugatuck Veterans Council is planning observances to commemorate Veterans Day on Saturday. The day is highlighted by the…

Ceremony reflects on service of veterans

NAUGATUCK — John Julian had a message for those gathered on the Naugatuck Green on Veterans Day: thank a veteran. “Veterans have navigated through dense jungles while others say it…

Gallery: Veterans Day

Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect observed Veterans Day Nov. 11 with ceremonies. –PHOTOS BY LUKE MARSHALL AND ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Towns plan ceremonies for Veterans Day

Beacon Falls, Naugatcuk and Prospect will mark Veterans Day with ceremonies The Naugatuck Veterans Council is planning a full day of observances to commemorate Veterans Day on Nov. 11. The…

Borough reflects on Veterans Day

NAUGATUCK — On a cold, overcast afternoon, U. S. Air Force Master Sgt. David Bedner stood on the Naugatuck Green in front of veterans, local and state officials, and residents…

Council hosting Veterans Day parade

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Veterans Council is hosting the annual Veterans Day parade Nov. 11. The parade steps off at 2 p.m. from the parking lot of Ion Bank, 87…

Veteran’s service a family legacy

NAUGATUCK — Standing before a crowd on the Town Green Tuesday, U.S. Army veteran Robert L. Genovese recalled the day he swore an oath to protect his country. “To my…

Towns to commemorate Veterans Day

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month Prospect, Naugatuck and Beacon Falls will each honor veterans. Prospect Mayor Robert Chatfield said a “small but meaningful…