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Naugatuck news

Chamber announces duck race winners

Thousands of people turned out for the 6th annual Duck Day & Race Sunday, June 5. Sponsored by the Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce, the duck race raised a total of…

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Chamber sings borough doctor’s praises

Lifelong Naugatuck resident Dr. Robert Matusz has volunteered at the Chase Clinic since 1978, the same year he opened his own podiatry practice on Meadow Street. At the free clinic,…

Borough offering summer programs

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Park and Recreation Department is now accepting registration for its summer programs. This year’s programs include swimming lessons, summer playground programs for children pre-K to eighth…

Committee weighing high school renovation options

NAUGATUCK — The Long Term School Facility Planning Committee is planning a $30,000 study to determine how much it would cost the town to renovate the high school as new….

NHS adapts to meet accreditation standards

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck High School is hoping to earn a passing grade as it awaits the results of its five-year review by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges…

Nonresident students not just Norwalk’s problem

Enrolling a child in public school isn’t as simple as driving up to a school, handing over a lunch box and sending the child on his or her way. Parents…

Borough street sweeping continues

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Public Works Department is continuing with its street sweeping program. Crews will be working in routes 12, 11, 10, and 9. Street areas are as follows:…

Police out in force for Click It or Ticket

The Naugatuck, Middlebury, and Watertown police departments are teaming up to conduct seat belt and child safety seat checkpoints as part of the statewide Click it or Ticket campaign. Today…

Mike DeCerbo, left, asks his group, including Ryan Shemanaski, right, what it means to be a leader. The group discussed the importance of confidence in leadership.
Co-chairs of the Blight Committee Linda Ramos and Elizabeth Forlenzo have raised concerns over how Naugatuck is fighting blight like this dilapidated property on School Street. Funds for a part-time blight officer position were cut from the borough budget.
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Borough blight center of budget debate

NAUGATUCK — The new blight bylaw that went into effect in November hasn’t been enforced, according to Linda Ramos and Elizabeth Forlenzo, co-chairs of the Blight Committee that wrote the…