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Naugatuck news

Naugatuck YMCA kicks off campaign

NAUGATUCK — Teams scattered across the Naugatuck YMCA’s gym last week competed against each other to build the highest balloon tower and to stack cups without touching them. However, it…

Borough budget heading to hearing

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials have backed a $125.1 million proposed budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year to send to a hearing. The budget proposal, which was approved by the Joint…

Coffee brings cops, community together

NAUGATUCK — More than a dozen police officers filled the Dunkin’ Donuts on Bridge Street last Friday morning, but there wasn’t an active investigation or even free doughnuts. Rather, it…

Borough joint boards back plan for NHS roof replacement

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials last week gave final approval to a plan to create a property and casualty loss reserve fund and bond money to replace the roof at Naugatuck…

Police looking to identify suspect in shoplifting

NAUGATUCK — Police are seeking the public’s help to identify a suspect in a shoplifting incident. Police said the incident occurred at Walmart on New Haven Road at about 5…

Borough, police dispatchers agree to contract

NAUGATUCK — After nearly a year without a contract in place, the borough and the police dispatchers’ union have agreed to a new four-year deal. According to Mayor N. Warren…

Borough takes steps toward NHS roof replacement

NAUGATUCK — Borough officials are putting the pieces in place to move forward with a project to replace the Naugatuck High School roof after solar panels built into the roof…

Group to reach new heights to help Special Olympics

NAUGATUCK — In about 10 months’ time, Naugatuck police Det. Tom McGarvey plans to be on top of the world — specifically Africa. McGarvey, a six-year veteran of the Naugatuck…

Masked suspect robs 7-Eleven in Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK — A masked suspect armed with a handgun robbed the 7-Eleven on Rubber Avenue early Tuesday morning. Police said the suspect entered the store at 801 Rubber Ave. at…

Hazardous waste, paint to be collected

The Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments and participating towns are sponsoring a Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day on Saturday. The event will run from 8 a.m. to 2…