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UPDATE: Family still searching for missing teen

NAUGATUCK – A  teen went missing around 10:15 yesterday morning. Friends and family are searching for Anthony White, 16, according to his mother, Sherry Danby.  She said he was last…

Wrong-way driver injures members of borough family

A Naugatuck family survived a head-on collision with a wrong-way driver on Route 8 late Sunday night. Police say 59-year-old Jonathan Whitlock was driving his SUV north on the southbound…

Garbage collection on schedule for holiday

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck’s curbside refuse and recycling collections will be on schedule for Monday, July 4. Residents are asked to have their materials curbside by 7a.m., crews will not return…

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School board fills vacant assistant superintendent position

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education voted unanimously late Monday night to promote Director of Curriculum and Instruction Brigitte Crispino to assistant superintendent. The promotion is part of the board’s…

Sen. Crisco hosting breast cancer specialist

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge) will host Taiwanese breast cancer specialist Dr. Pai-Jung Huang at the Capitol next week. Huang is Medical Director of the Taipei…

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Carter to serve as borough’s temporary blight officer

NAUGATUCK — When the Board of Mayor and Burgesses adopted the town’s budget for the 2011-12 fiscal year, it did not include funding for a blight officer position. Now Mayor…

Naugatuck family hosts courageous fundraiser for girl with cancer

NAUGATUCK — In honor of her friend who is losing hair to chemotherapy, 8-year-old Kayla Couch wore a bandanna every day during a family gathering last month in Rhode Island….

Shareholders OK Naugatuck bank’s conversion

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Valley Financial Corp., parent of Naugatuck Valley Savings & Loan, said its shareholders and members of the Naugatuck Valley Mutual Holding Co. voted to approve the bank’s…

Ex-animal control officer feels resignation was forced

NAUGATUCK — Former Animal Control Officer Kristy Sturges said in a recent interview that she felt the borough police department and the state Animal Control Division pushed her to resign…

Borough to celebrate Fourth of July with fireworks

The Naugatuck Parks and Recreation Department is planning a Forth of July celebration Monday at Naugatuck High School. The celebration will start at 6 p.m. with a D.J. and food…