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Naugatuck news

Borough looking to give local contractors preference

NAUGATUCK—Naugatuck companies may soon have a leg up when it comes to landing borough contracts. The Charter Revision Commission is exploring the possibility of initiating a local bidder preference policy…

Naugy man pleads guilty to tax charges

A Naugatuck man pleaded guilty March 31 to tax charges related to a scheme to defraud Webster Bank of $6.2 million. Gary J. Stocking, 45, is the third defendant to…

Police find missing Naugatuck girl

NAUGATUCK — Police said they have located a 14-year-old local girl who was reported missing over the weekend. Lisa Martins went missing Friday at about 2 p.m. from the Big…

Important

Support for a town manager mounting

NAUGATUCK — As the Charter Revision Commission continues its scrutiny of possible changes to the Town Charter, momentum is building among commission members for a radical shift in the make…

Borough looking for help to clean up Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — In celebration of Earth Day, the borough is running its 12th annual Community Clean-Up for the month of April. The borough will provide trash bags and gloves. A…

Phoenix Stage Company announces auditions for ‘The Last Five Years.’

NAUGATUCK—The Phoenix Stage Company will hold open auditions for its production of “The Last Five Years” by Jason Robert Brown. The company is seeking one man and one woman for…

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Borough celebrates cultural heritage

NAUGATUCK – The aroma of fresh empanadas, tandoori chicken, and apple pie lured visitors into the high school cafeteria the evening of March 24. The food and the people were…

Four charged in child porn investigation

Two Prospect men and two Naugatuck men have been charged with possessing child pornography in separate investigations that began with information developed by Naugatuck detectives. Richard Ugalde, 43, of 120…

A Naugatuck landmark is leveled; Peter Paul factory is now just rubble

NAUGATUCK — The abandoned Peter Paul factory, a community landmark that was once an integral part of borough life, is gone.   A foundation and piles of rubble are the…

Work on Naugatuck bridge gets under way

NAUGATUCK – The setting of structural steel for the bridge carrying Route 63 over Metro-North Railroad tracks and the Naugatuck River began this week and is scheduled to be completed…