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School board renews food services contract

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education this month approved renewing its food services contract with Sodexo for another year. The contract stipulates that the board has to approve each year…

Program to help get lead out

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District is accepting applications for its Naugatuck Valley Emends Lead Hazards program. The program uses funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban…

Registration open for community garden spots

NAUGATUCK — The Park and Recreation Department is accepting registration for community garden plots. Applications and information packets are available at the Park and Recreation Office, 607 Rubber Ave., or…

Crash leads to fire at building that houses pizzeria

NAUGATUCK — A one-car crash on Cherry Street early Saturday morning caused a minor fire at the building that houses Mario’s Pizzeria. The accident occurred at about 2:05 a.m. Police…

Storm leaves many without power

Crews continue to tackle severe storm damage. Accumulated ice and wind gusts brought down tree limbs onto power lines and caused outages. We’re working to restore power as quickly and…

Nominations open for Citizen of the Year award

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Exchange Club is seeking nominations for its annual Citizen of the Year award. The award honors someone from the community whose volunteer activities have impacted the…

Pieces in place for reconstruction

NAUGATUCK — All the pieces are in place for the reconstruction of Cross Street to begin. The only thing the borough is waiting on now is nice weather. The project…

School board, police department eye resource officer for City Hill

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education and the Naugatuck Police Department want a school resource officer for City Hill Middle School. “In short, the significant changes during middle school sometimes…

Community choir seeks new members

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Community Choir is seeking new members in all vocal sections. Tenors and basses are encouraged to join. Rehearsals are on Mondays from 7 to 9:30 p.m….

Chamber announces new chairman, reflects on past year

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce’s 97th annual meeting marked a changing of the guard. Chamber Chairman Ronald Pugliese’s three-year term has come to an end and he is…