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Naugatuck news

Joint investigation targets drug dealing

WATERBURY — A joint investigation into drug dealing in the Greater Waterbury area netted charges against nearly 30 people, authorities say. Federal authorities announced on Thursday that they arrested 24…

Police chief disciplines officer for Facebook posts

NAUGATUCK — An internal investigation into videos posted by police Lt. Bryan Cammarata on his personal Facebook page concluded he violated department policies, and the longtime officer will be suspended….

School board backs $64.27M budget proposal

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education will present a 2019-20 budget proposal to borough officials that increases school spending by a little more than $2 million. The board last week…

Naugatuck man charged with DUI after hitting pedestrian in parking lot

NAUGATUCK — A man suffered serious injuries after being run over by an SUV in a parking lot on Rubber Avenue Wednesday afternoon, according to police. Police suspect Domingos Teixeira,…

Enrollment in ECE courses up at NHS

NAUGATUCK — The number of Naugatuck High School students enrolled in University of Connecticut Early College Experience courses more than doubled from the 2017-18 school year to this school year….

Cooking up something healthy

NAUGATUCK — Five Naugatuck fourth-graders put their cooking skills and healthy recipes to the test last week during the Future Chef competition. The competition is sponsored by Sodexo, a national…

Finance board hears police budget request

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police officials are seeking to bring a patrol officer position back into the fold. For the past five years, Naugatuck Animal Control has been manned by a…

Paving plan laid out

NAUGATUCK — The borough plans to pave 34 roads this year. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses earlier this month approved a plan to move forward with paving 13 roads…

Accident results in fuel spill

NAUGATUCK — A collision involving a SUV and tractor-trailer Monday afternoon led to a fuel spill and the closure of an intersection for several hours. The accident occurred shortly after…

Police seek help to locate suspect

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police are seeking the public’s help to locate a suspect wanted in connection with a shoplifting incident from Walmart late last year. Police said they have an…