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Naugatuck sees drop in SAT scores

NAUGATUCK — When it comes to Naugatuck’s results on the SAT this spring, Superintendent of Schools Sharon Locke has a straightforward message. “It’s nowhere near where we need to be….

Police seek help to ID suspect

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck police are seeking help to identify a suspect they say took more than $500 worth of goods from Walmart. Police said the incident happened on Aug. 24…

Portuguese Club set for annual Sao Paio Feast

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Portuguese Club’s annual Sao Paio Feast has brought a slice of life from Portugal to Naugatuck for nearly seven decades. The 69th annual Festa de Sao…

Commission OKs permit for car wash

NAUGATUCK — The Zoning Commission unanimously approved a special permit application Aug. 21 for a car wash at the corner of Weid Drive and New Haven Road. According to the…

Team raising funds for historical society

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck High School football team has been “kidnapped.” The faux kidnapping is a fundraiser for the Naugatuck Historical Society’s capital campaign. The team’s “ransom” of $1,000 has…

Volunteers needed to help with senior center makeover

NAUGATUCK — Habitat for Humanity of Greater Waterbury is seeking volunteers to help with a mini makeover of the Naugatuck Senior Center. The three-day event, dubbed A Brush with Kindness,…

Free breakfast, lunch for all borough students

Naugatuck school board opts for districtwide participation in federal program NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck schools will offer free lunch and breakfast to all students in the coming school year through a federal…

Police charge men with stealing, dumping cooking oil

NAUGATUCK — Two New York men are facing charges after police say they stole used cooking oil and then dumped some in the area of a pond off Rubber Avenue….

School board appoints Mariano dean of students at NHS

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education didn’t have to look far to find a new dean of students for Naugatuck High School. The school board this month appointed Brian Mariano…

Liquor taken in package store burglary

NAUGATUCK — A man made off with several bottles of liquor after breaking into a package store on New Haven Road Friday. Police said the suspect forced his way into…