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Naugatuck news

Borough announces curbside leaf collection

NAUGATUCK — The borough will collect leaves curbside over three weeks starting this month. Leaves will be collected on the weeks of Oct 22 through Oct. 26, Nov. 13 through…

NHS rolls out one-to-one program

NAUGATUCK — The number of Chromebooks available to borough students has been growing over the past several years. It got to the point last year where administrators at Naugatuck High…

Loans available to aid those affected by May storms

Loans through the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to assist homeowners, small businesses and nonprofits in the aftermath of the May 15 tornadoes and severe storms that hit Connecticut….

Space at a premium at Naugatuck Town Hall

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Town Hall is quickly running out of an important commodity — space. “It has been apparent to me for quite a number of years and more recently…

Buses running in place of trains

WATERBURY — Substitute buses are running in place of trains on the Waterbury branch of Metro-North Railroad this week. The buses mimic the regular weekday train schedule but leave each…

Police charge man with sexual assault

NAUGATUCK — Police have charged a 40-year-old man with multiple crimes as the result of an investigation into a sexual assault complaint. Police arrested James R. Aho, of 43 Powder…

Whittemore Library holding pumpkin decoration contest

NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Library is running a pumpkin decoration contest for children in kindergarten through eighth grade. Children are invited to paint, carve or decorate a pumpkin, without adult…

Study needed to move forward with development

WATERBURY — Waterbury and Naugatuck leaders are hoping to put a huge commercial or industrial development on a roughly 160-acre site straddling the border of the two municipalities. But first,…

Bridge work coming to an end in borough

NAUGATUCK — After more than two years, work on the Route 68 bridge is wrapping up. James Zaharevich, a project engineer with the state Department of Transportation, said in an…

Naugatuck River rebounding year after spill

WATERBURY — After a massive sewage spill last October, Naugatuck River Revival Group founder Kevin Zak and his wife pulled on wading boots and headed into the river. The river…