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Analysis delves into property tax rates across state

HARTFORD — Property tax rates for homeowners and businesses are rising in dozens of municipalities across the state, according to an analysis released last week. The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities…

Registrars announce ballot lottery

NAUGATUCK — The Registrars of Voters office will hold a lottery on Sept. 11 at 8 a.m. at Naugatuck Town Hall, 229 Church St., to determine ballot positions for the…

Volunteer named Portuguese Mayor of the Day

NAUGATUCK — Jaime DaSilva recalled his niece, Elisa Sapata Platt, helping out with the Naugatuck Portuguese Club’s annual Sao Paio Feast as a young child. She would help out in…

LGBTQ Victory Fund endorses Litke

NAUGATUCK — The LGBTQ Victory Fund endorsed Jeff Litke for re-election to the Board of Education. “Jeff’s commitment to education, equity and the students of Naugatuck makes him the best…

Commission approves permit for canine training facility

NAUGATUCK — A 33-acre parcel on Old Highway Road will soon be the home of a canine training facility. The Zoning Commission Aug. 21 unanimously approved a special permit for…

Naugatuck among fire departments sending gear to Peru

Fires are a big problem in Peru, even when the Amazon Rainforest isn’t a raging inferno. The fire departments there need to fight blazes in everything from modern skyscrapers in…

Cross Street project moving to next phase

NAUGATUCK — The Cross Street reconstruction project is forging ahead, with the expectation the work will be substantially complete by the time winter rolls around. The project is a full-depth…

Volunteers spruce up senior center

NAUGATUCK — Habitat for Humanity in Waterbury took a step back from its usual work last week to fix-up and update the Naugatuck Senior Center. Typically, Habitat for Humanity spends…

Choir to begin rehearsals

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Community Choir will begin rehearsals for its annual winter concert series Sept. 9. Rehearsals are held Mondays from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at Naugatuck High School,…

Naugatuck PD moves into digital neighborhood 

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Police Department has expanded its digital presence in the hopes that more eyes — or rather cameras — will mean more leads to help fight crime….