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YMCA hosting Festival of Rainbows

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA and its PRISM group with area LGBTQ organizations will host the 3rd annual Festival of Rainbows next week. The festival, which is designed to celebrate…

Duck Day going strong after 14 years 

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce’s Duck Day and Festival hasn’t lost any luster heading into its 14th year. The annual festival attracts thousands of people to downtown Naugatuck…

Update: Missing teens found safe

NAUGATUCK — Two borough teenagers reported missing Monday have been found safe, police said. The teens — 13-year-old Jennifer Michaels and 15-year-old Alex Gomez — were reported missing within hours…

Commission withdraws text change proposal

NAUGATUCK — The Zoning Commission this month withdrew a proposal for a proposed text change to reduce the amount of land needed for a planned development district (PDD) to 5…

Naugatuck, Waterbury keen on regional development

WATERBURY — The Board of Aldermen on May 20 committed Waterbury to a new development agency aimed at promoting regional economic development efforts. All that’s required now is the blessing…

Saint Mary’s opens new urgent care facility in borough

NAUGATUCK — Saint Mary’s Hospital opened an urgent care facility at 58 Maple St. May 20, more than a month after doors to its new, affiliated, primary care practice opened…

Naugatuck seeks special permit for new recycling center

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials have taken a step toward relocating the recycling center, which is part of a larger plan to improve Rubber Avenue. The Zoning Commission last week accepted…

Joint boards adopt $125.1 million borough budget

NAUGATUCK — After months of discussions and workshops, borough officials have approved a $125.1 million budget for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. The Joint Boards of Mayor and Burgesses and Finance…

YMCA to recognize supporters at annual dinner 

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck YMCA will honor a group of individuals and two local organizations for their support of the YMCA at its Annual Dinner in June. The dinner, which…

Naugatuck to destroy school records

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck school officials announced that the special education records of students from the graduating class of 2013 and students who attended Naugatuck public schools but did not graduate…