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Library featuring photography exhibit

NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Library is featuring the photography of Gary Spring this month in an exhibit titled “Naugatuck & Nearby.” The exhibit focuses on the Naugatuck River Valley area…

Association to honor borough officer

WATERBURY — The Town Plot Neighborhood Association will honor Naugatuck police Det. Andre Moutela this month with its Good Neighbor Award for his role in saving a suicidal teenager in…

Zone change on the table for borough properties

NAUGATUCK — The Zoning Commission is considering a zone change for 10 properties in the Bridge Street area. The properties officials are eyeing are 112 Bridge St., 0 Brennan St.,…

Program sheds light on what’s hidden

NAUGATUCK — Parents and community members strolled through what looked like a messy teenager’s bedroom. There was a clothes hamper, a bag back, and a desk with a laptop and…

Town, school officials take precautions to protect against EEE

Local officials are taking precautions to protect people against Eastern equine encephalitis, a virus spread by mosquitoes that has killed three people in the state this year. On Tuesday, state…

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 runs from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m….

United Way campaign building momentum

NAUGATUCK — The United Way of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls kicked off its annual campaign with a full head of steam. The United Way’s goal this year is to raise…

A big night for Foley Little League

NAUGATUCK — Player introductions. A big crowd. A video board in center field. Former professional players in the dugouts. Peter J. Foley Little League truly got the “big league” experience…

Blasting accident in Naugatuck under investigation

NAUGATUCK — A blasting accident on Field Street Friday morning left large rocks and debris strewn across the road. Acting Fire Marshal James Gies said the incident occurred at about…

Fall festival, hike on tap this weekend in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — The borough’s annual Ion Bank/Mission 22 Fall Street Festival will take place downtown on Saturday. The festival runs from 3 to 9 p.m. on Maple Street and Old…