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Recital open to music students

NAUGATUCK — Students of music are welcome to perform during a Bob Veillette Recital Evening in September. The event for students of piano, voice and various musical instruments is Sept….

Borough planning Whittemore memorial

NAUGATUCK — With the Whittemore Bridge reconstruction project nearly complete, borough officials are contemplating building a monument to honor John Howard Whittemore, the bridge’s namesake. Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess…

Grant to fund reconstruction of a section of Rubber Avenue

NAUGATUCK — The borough is planning to reconstruct of section of Rubber Avenue with the help of state funding. Officials want to completely reconstruct Rubber Avenue between Old Firehouse Road…

NHS Class of 1966 holding party

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School Class of 1966 is holding a 70th birthday party for its members in September. The party is Sept. 15, at 2 p.m.at Jesse Camille’s…

Community choir announces rehearsals for concert

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Community Choir will begin rehearsing for its annual Winter Concert series in September. Rehearsals starts Sept. 10. Rehearsals are held on Mondays from 7 to 9:30…

Cabrera wins primary in 17th District

HAMDEN — A former legislative aide has won a three-way primary to run for the seat in 17th Senatorial District. According to data from the Secretary of the State’s Office,…

Community rallying around teen, family after accident

NAUGATUCK — Avery Moore should be starting his sophomore year at Naugatuck High School with his two brothers in a couple of weeks, but instead a daunting fight lies ahead…

Cigarettes taken during burglary

NAUGATUCK — A deli and convenience store on Prospect Street was broken into over the weekend. Police said cigarettes were taken from The FMD Deli & CC at 218 Prospect…

Robbery suspect eludes police

NAUGATUCK — A robbery suspect is on the lam after eluding police on Friday. Police tried to arrest 31-year-old Michael Korzen on a warrant in the area of South Main…

State primary to decide fate of candidates

Democratic and Republican voters across the state will decide which candidates for multiple state offices will represent their party in November at a primary next week. The primary is Aug….