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Saam to shake things up at Naugatuck High

NAUGATUCK — She is having her office painted in garnet and gray, the school colors, and has brought her own carving of a greyhound, the school mascot, for decoration. Jan…

Legislators receive glimpse into business world

NAUGATUCK — State representatives Rosa Rebimbas (R-70) and David Labriola (R-131) recently toured two Naugatuck companies to see firsthand how the economy and the state’s business policies have impacted business….

Porter, McPadden join Nutmeg Financial

NAUGATUCK — Nutmeg Financial, MHC announced it has hired Craig W. Porter of Prospect and Kathleen McPadden of Naugatuck. Porter was named vice president and marketing director. “Craig brings a…

Borough’s new clerk begins job

NAUGATUCK — After winning her position in the May elections, Michelle Dowling began her new job this month as Town Clerk. “It’s probably the best public office to work in,”…

Route 68 reopens after fire put out

NAUGATUCK — A half-mile stretch of Route 68, or Prospect Street, has been reopened and a fire at Pisani Steel Fabrication is under control. A portion of the street, from…

Borough Park and Rec offering summer programs

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Park and Recreation Department is accepting registration for its second session summer programs. Programs include swimming lessons, playground programs for children in kindergarten through eighth grade, sport…

Fire in Naugatuck displaces family of four

NAUGATUCK — A basement fire in a Lincoln Street house Tuesday night displaced at least four residents. Firefighters were called shortly before 11:30 p.m. to put out a fire in…

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Nonresident students focus of review

NAUGATUCK — Board of Education member Glenn Connan has called for the board to investigate its policies regarding nonresident students who are enrolled in the district illegally. Connan said it…

Fake prescription plan has trio facing charges

NAUAGTUCK — Three people were arrested Tuesday in connection with a plot to get Oxycodone pills with a fake prescription. Valerie Orten, 23, and Douglas Barnes, 32, of Waterbury along…

School officials studying impact of combining middle schools

NAUGATUCK — Former and current administrators are reviewing the past year at City Hill Middle School, where some difficulties arose after the Board of Education designated it as the single…