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Masked suspect robs 7-Eleven in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — A masked suspect armed with a handgun robbed the 7-Eleven on Rubber Avenue early Tuesday morning. Police said the suspect entered the store at 801 Rubber Ave. at…

Hazardous waste, paint to be collected

The Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments and participating towns are sponsoring a Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day on Saturday. The event will run from 8 a.m. to 2…

Work begins to reconstruct Cross Street

NAUGATUCK — After years of planning, the Cross Street reconstruction project is underway. Crews started work on the project on April 1, Public Works Director James Stewart said. The first…

Stop & Shop strike comes to an end

Stop & Shop employees have ended their strike. Though workers were back in stores by 7 a.m. Monday to scrub away the detritus left by the 11-day strike, it will…

Nominations sought for Mother of the Year

NAUGATUCK — The Fraternal Order of Eagles #640 is seeking nominations of mothers in Naugatuck, Prospect and Beacon Falls for its Mother of the Year award. Nomination letters should state…

Police holding ‘Coffee with a Cop’

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department is inviting residents to have coffee with a cop this week. Naugatuck police officers, including Chief Steven Hunt, will be at Dunkin’ Donuts, 72…

Borough takes land in lieu of back taxes

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Mayor and Burgesses this month approved taking five parcels of land in lieu of nearly $22,000 in back taxes. Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess said…

Science project evolves into awareness campaign

NAUGATUCK — What started as a research project in science class for a group of City Hill Middle School seventh-graders turned into a real world civics lesson — one that…

Borough honors Earth Day mayor

NAUGATUCK — Everything, according to Al White Jr., is connected. Seen one way, the rain that pushed the Naugatuck Conservation Commission’s annual Earth Day celebration into the Howard Whittemore Memorial…

Honor roll: Naugatuck High School

The following students made the honor roll at Naugatuck High School for the third quarter of the 2018-19 school year: High honor Grade 12 Brian Andrade Peter Michael Bigica Hannah…