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Naugatuck news

School board appoints Mariano dean of students at NHS

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education didn’t have to look far to find a new dean of students for Naugatuck High School. The school board this month appointed Brian Mariano…

Liquor taken in package store burglary

NAUGATUCK — A man made off with several bottles of liquor after breaking into a package store on New Haven Road Friday. Police said the suspect forced his way into…

Women on mission to combat suicide among veterans

NAUGATUCK — Not many people are aware that 22 veterans commit suicide every day, says Naugatuck resident Jennifer Hanley. Hanley, along with several friends and fellow motorcyclists, decided to do…

Naugatuck partners with Waterbury to form regional development agency

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials approved partnering with Waterbury on a new development agency that will focus on regional economic development projects. “Working together is the way of the future and…

Contract phases in Naugatuck’s next assessor

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials and Wallingford Assessor Shelby Jackson have reached an agreement for Jackson to take on the same role in Naugatuck, but not until 2021. The borough and…

Board continues litter ordinance hearing

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses continued a hearing on amendments to the litter ordinance to its September meeting. Officials are proposing several changes to the ordinance. Among…

Familiar face to serve as interim Andrew Avenue principal

NAUGATUCK — As the search for the next principal of Andrew Avenue Elementary School continues, officials have turned to a familiar face to lead the school in the interim. Former…

Board gives Rubber Avenue roundabout the green light

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses has given its blessing to move forward with a modern roundabout as part of a Rubber Avenue reconstruction project. The board voted…

Borough to upgrade website

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses Aug. 6 approved spending up to $20,000 to upgrade the municipal and Naugatuck Police Department’s websites. Information Technology Director Jim Kallipolites said…

Eversource announces statewide infrared helicopter inspections

Eversource will be conducting aerial inspections of high-voltage electrical equipment on rights of way throughout Connecticut, including in Beacon Falls and Naugatuck. The aerial inspections are scheduled to start Tuesday…