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Burgess garners signatures to force primary

On March 7, Democrats in Naugatuck will have a chance to vote for six of seven candidates for burgess in a primary. Burgess Anthony Campbell turned in about 350 signatures…

Contractor brings beef to burgesses

NAUGATUCK – A local snow contractor is upset and claimed an altercation between his driver and a prominent resident led the town to request he fire his employee. Paulo DeSousa,…

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Mezzo issues order banning parking on town streets

NAUGATUCK – Cars parked on the borough’s streets could be towed and their owners fined. Mayor Bob Mezzo issued and executive order Jan. 28 to indefinitely extend the parking ban…

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School year grows longer with each cancellation

As inch after inch of snow piles up across the region, snow days have been adding up just as fast for area students. This winter has seen a higher than…

New local liquor laws on tap

NAUGATUCK – If passed, new Zoning Regulations would loosen restrictions on selling alcohol in the borough. The changes would be more nuanced than the current regulations which prohibit alcohol sold…

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Towns plow through snow budgets

Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls have all blown through most of their snow budgets with the 50 inches of snow that slammed the region in January. “We were very low…

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Wal-Mart gains approval to make store super

NAUGATUCK – The Zoning Commission voted Monday to approve a 23,000-square-foot commercial addition to Wal-Mart’s New Haven Road store, which would turn the store into a Super Wal-Mart. The expansion…

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Police charge two teenagers with stealing car

A joyride in a stolen car quickly came to end for two area teenagers. According to police records, two teenagers, a 16-year-old from Waterbury, and a 13-year-old from Naugatuck, are…

Naugatuck Historical Society presents ‘Meet Lincoln’

Starting Thursday, Feb. 3 the Naugatuck Historical Society Museum will be open evening hours. The first Thursday of every month the museum will be open from 6 p.m. to 8…

‘If Walls Could Talk’: miniature mansion unveiled

Step back into time and see the wonders of one of Naugatuck’s historical mansions in miniature. Come and view the unveiling of the Dibble Mansion Dollhouse, a handmade replica of…