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Naugatuck football teams want more practice fields

NAUGATUCK — A long-simmering turf war over youth football field space here is coming to a head. Since the Naugatuck Junior Football League merged with Pop Warner Football four years…

Judge rejects arrest warrant for former borough animal control officer

NAUGATUCK — The state Department of Agriculture concluded in May that former borough Animal Control Officer Kristy Sturges committed cruelty to animals when she failed to bring a severely injured…

Stage company presents ‘One Night with Fanny Brice’

NAUGATUCK — For one weekend only, the Phoenix Stage Company is presenting “One Night with Fanny Brice.” The production is a one-woman show about the legendary singing comedian whose life…

Retailer offering teachers discount on school supplies

Ocean State Job Lot is giving a 30 percent discount to teachers on the purchase of school supplies through Aug. 31. The discount is part of the retailer’s Job Lot…

Phoenix Stage Company holding auditions

NAUGATUCK—The Phoenix Stage Company is holding open auditions for its production of “Drinking Habits.” The show is a comedy about two nuns who have been secretly making wine to keep…

Mysterious powder turns out to be table salt

NAUGATUCK — The mysterious white powder mailed to a 123 Cherry St. woman July 28 was table salt, police said Monday. The substance was tested at a state Department of…

Naugatuck Savings Bank opens new branch office

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Savings Bank recently opened a second branch office in Meriden. “We are very pleased to have branches on the west side and east side of Meriden to…

Borough teens charged in dirt bike theft

NAUGATUCK — Two Naugatuck teenagers, one 16 the other 15, have been charged in connection with the theft of two dirt bikes. Police said the teens were involved in an…

Important

Exempt no more

Area businesses feeling the pinch after losing sales tax immunity Prices at local nail and pet salons recently went up 6.35 percent, and business owners are not pleased. When the…

New automated trash cans on the way

NAUGATUCK — The Joint Boards of Mayor and Finance voted to expand the automated trash collection in the borough at a special meeting Thursday night. The borough will purchase just…