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School board OKs additional teacher

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education unanimously voted Sept. 12 to hire an additional third grade teacher to alleviate large class sizes at Maple Hill Elementary School. There are four…

Police say trio opened fake phone accounts 

NAUGATUCK — Police are seeking help to identify three people suspected of setting up fraudulent mobile phone accounts. Police said the suspects opened numerous fake accounts using several different identities…

Democrats endorse Marenghi to fill vacancy

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Democratic Town Committee has endorsed Charles P. Marenghi to run for burgess to fill a vacancy on the party’s ticket created when longtime Burgess Robert J….

Municipal leaders make push to free up infrastructure grants

HARTFORD — Town and city leaders urged a quick resolution to the impasse on the overdue state bonding package and the immediate release of local infrastructure grants once a two-year…

Board finds right fit for Andrew Avenue

LaChance appointed principal at elementary school NAUGATUCK — After six years working as an administrator in the Naugatuck school system, Lisa LaChance will soon lead her own school. The Board…

School board OKs budget transfers

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education last week approved three budget transfers to balance the books for the 2018-19 fiscal year. The board approved transferring a total of about $310,500…

Harvest Moon Festival set for 36th year  

NAUGATUCK — About 80 vendors will pack the Naugatuck Green Friday and Saturday for the 36th annual Harvest Moon Festival. The festival, which runs from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m….

Naugatuck VFW to hold Citizen’s Awards ceremony   

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck VFW Post 1946 will honor six community members Sunday with its annual Citizen’s Awards. Awards will be given to a veteran, police officer, firefighter, fire police volunteer,…

Fire displaces two residents  

NAUGATUCK — A woman was taken to a hospital and two people were displaced from their home after a fire in an apartment complex on Spring Street Thursday night. Emergency…

Updated: Missing teen found safe

NAUGATUCK — Police said a teen who was reporting missing earlier this month has been found safe. Joy Milano, 17, was reported missing Sept. 12. At the time, police said…