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A girl feeds her little brother through a food program in Haiti. The program feeds about 200 children in a weekend.

Naugatuck students on a mission to help Haiti

Although it’s been over a year since an earthquake devastated Haiti, the Haitian people are still suffering from the aftershocks. Already an impoverished country before the earthquake, the outpouring of…

Volunteer coaches needed for Pop Warner

Naugatuck Pop Warner Football and Cheer is looking for volunteer coaches for the 2011 season. NPW is accepting applications for head coaches for six levels of play including flag, mitey…

Scouts and adult leaders from Boy Scout Troop 258 in Prospect spent several hours during a recent weekend helping many of their elderly and disabled neighbors by clearing snow from the mailboxes.

Do a good turn daily

Many residents have found their mailboxes buried under the snow piles from all the recent storms. Scouts and adult leaders from Boy Scout Troop 258 in Prospect spent several hours…


Angel Food offers reduced-price groceries

“We have to let people know being humble is okay, being in trouble is okay…it’s about making people feel good about themselves,” said Mark Rees at the most recent Naugatuck…

Zach Hoboda with Stacy Stableford, his Spanish teacher, who nominated him for the Good Samaritan Award.

Student wins ‘Good Samaritan’ award

NAUGATUCK — Zachary Hodoba, a freshman at Naugatuck High School, recently won the Good Samaritan Award presented by the Waterbury Youth Service System, a non-profit organization. Hodoba received the award…

Republican Burgess Bob Neth lends a hand Saturday at the first volunteer Union City Cleanup day. About 300 bags of litter were collected and flower planters were revamped in the area.

Union City cleanup day a success

NAUGATUCK — Scores of volunteers armed with trash bags, flowers, shovels, rakes, and other tools flooded North Main Street and the surrounding Union City community Saturday as they set about…