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Letter: Borough family appreciates prayers, support

To the editor, We wish to begin by again expressing our appreciation for all of the prayers that have been said by the faith community for the past 11 years…

Farmers market opening in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Farmers Market will open for the season on Friday. The market, which is open from 3 to 7 p.m. on Fridays, is located in…

A first for festivals in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police officers are looking to fill some bellies while raising money for a good cause this weekend. The Naugatuck Police Union is hosting its first Food Truck…

Beacon Falls nonprofit gets assist from Patriots

BEACON FALLS — Ryan Matthews, the founder of The Susie Foundation and a Beacon Falls native, used to feel the same way about the New England Patriots as just about…

Obituary: Lucille (Rau) Kogut

SEYMOUR — Lucille (Rau) Kogut, 86, widow of Edward G. Kogut, passed away on Monday June 19, 2017 at Griffin Hospital after a short illness. Mrs. Kogut was born in…

Budget passes on 2nd try

Recount needed to confirm results of vote BEACON FALLS — The town’s $6.75 million municipal budget for 2017-18 passed by a razor-thin margin at a referendum on Tuesday. Voters approved…

Florist closes shop after 4 decades

NAUGATUCK — All that remained of Flowers Plus, the business Terry Raimo ran for more than 40 years, was a line of three blue tents in a parking lot on…

Obituary: Mildred D. (Wooster Caulfield) Clark

NAUGATUCK — Mildred D. (Wooster Caulfield) Clark, 97, passed away peacefully at Glendale Health Center on Saturday June 17, 2017 surrounded by her family. Ms. Clark was born in Waterbury…

Obituary: Barbara (Thurston) Engle

NAUGATUCK — Barbara (Thurston) Engle, 84, passed away on Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Waterbury Hospital with loving family by her side. Barbara was born on Feb. 2, 1933, the…

Obituary: Frances K. (Jascorowski) Zembrzuski

SOUTHINGTON — Frances K. (Jascorowski) Zembrzuski, 95, formerly of Waterbury and widow of Walter B. Zembrzuski, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday June 15, 2017. Mrs. Zembrzuski was…